Over thirty members gathered at East Hills
Bistro in Brundall at the end of March for our Rigging Supper. There were
even a couple of members' yachts rigged and present for the event. The
usual convivial gathering enjoyed an excellent two course meal, while also
grappling with a three part quiz, set by Julia. Thirty cryptic London
Underground stations to be untangled, twenty challenging general knowledge
questions and eighteen devious dingbats kept everyone occupied through the meal
and well beyond.
Competitors were allowed to mark their own
papers, but were firmly told that the quiz-mistress was always right, even when
she was wrong. After a somewhat boisterous answer session, chocolates were
handed out to all the teams, with the Starboard Tackers somehow managing to come
out on top again. Time they gave someone else a chance...