Friday, December 10, 2010

HTNI #10

In 1971, the author and broadcaster Gyles Brandreth visited Bristol Prison whilst conducting research for a book and noticed the inmates playing this game, at around the same time he also saw the Royal Family playing the game on a British TV documentary . He placed a small ad in The Times inviting anyone interested in taking part in a National Championships to contact him. Hundreds replied and after hooking up with J.W.Spear & Son Ltd, the Championships were born.

Answer to Yesterday's Question

Frederic Chopin.

Kaballa, Sudhin , Ameya , Sourabh , Arun got it right.


Srinath said...


Arun R said...

scrabble ???

Unknown said...

mastermind quiz


sourabh said...

National Scrabble Championship (UK)

Unknown said...

Association of British Scrabble Players?