Quiz Time

Posted by Karen Mumme on 11 March 2024

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Afternoon tea ... Afternoon Quiz ... Quiz Master, Paul Bushnell ...Sunday 10th March 2024

Man with green hat at lectern

I had never heard about the ‘tangled web we weave’, however other people in the room all broke out into a chant to complete the line of the poem. Thanks to Paul Bushnell’s hypoglossal nerve, our quiz master took us smoothly through five rounds of questions. The neural machinery was churning when Paul delivered the ‘Health and the Body’ round of which the doctors in the room scored superbly.

10 people around a table with red cloth

The winning team, All Sorts, scored 36 points but close on their heels were three other teams sitting on 35 points.

two women in from of the HOPE Foundation banner

Rosa Griffiths spoke about her summer studentship question -”How satisfied are frail older adults with living in retirement villages?”. Rosa’s talk was of great interest to the audience and you can read more here.


The afternoon peaked with an outstanding after-noon tea. The food was beautifully prepared and presented by the Friends of HOPE team.


The cow lives in Morrinsville.


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