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Winter 2010

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A Christmas Quiz

What follows is just a bit of a brain teaser for those idle moments that are so delicious at Christmas time. It isn't a competition and there are no prizes. The answers can be found on the Barrow Voice website www.barrowvoice.co.uk in the December edition.

All the letters are the initials of the first lines of well known carols and Christmas songs.

(Q) (A) (Q) (A)
1. OCAYF Oh come all ye faithful 13. JBJBJATW Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way
2. OIRDC Once in Royal David’s City 14. IDOAWC I’m dreaming of a white Christmas
3. GRYMG God rest you merry gentlemen 15. HTHAS Hark the herald angels sing
4. LDLDOTDR Little donkey, little donkey, on the dusty road 16. OTFDOCMTLGTM On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me
5. TFNTADS The first Noel the angels did say 17. ISMKSC I saw mummy kissing Santa Claus
6. DTHWBOH Deck the hall with boughs of holly 18. RTRNRHAVSN Rudolph the red nosed reindeer had a very shiny nose
7. OLTOB Oh little town of Bethleham 19. WWYAMC We wish you a merry Christmas
8. WTKOOA We three kings of orient are 20. FTSWAHLS Frosty the snowman was a happy little soul
9. ISTSCSI I saw three ships come sailing in 21. SATWS See amid the winter’s snow
10. DDMOH Ding dong merrily on high 22. JBJBJBR Jingle bell, jingle bell, jingle bell rock
11. AIAMNCFAB Away in a manger no room for a bed 23. SHLOABOS See him lying on a bed of straw
12. RATCT Rocking around the Christmas tree 24. THATIWTABFG The holly and the ivy when they are both full grown
    25. ITBM-W In the bleak mid-winter