Thatcham Prize Quiz – the answers and the winner

This competition has now closed: the winner and the answers can be found below.

We have a wonderful gift and voucher hamper worth over £250 to offer the lucky winner of our Thatcham Prize Quiz, thanks to the generosity of the following businesses:

Thatcham Town FCCrazydayz DoughnutsInks PersonalizedCook & ButcherWarings Bakery • Broadway Supplies (Thatcham)Picture It  • Best Buds FloristClaire’s HairdressingLegend’s BarbersThatcham Kitchen DesignsHouse of CardsThatcham RefillableSteve’s DIYThe White HartShades of SiamSweet ImaginationKingsland Café • Thatcham Market Flower Stall • Miller-Ward Market Fruit and Veg • All Seasons Pet Supplies.

Thatcham Quiz Questions

(The correct answers are in red below: CCAB, in summary.)

1. Who is the Mayor of Thatcham?
A Jan Cover  B Mike Cole  C John Boyd

2. Thatcham Town FC beat Stockton Town FC to win the 2017-18 FA Vase. What was the score?
A 2-1  B 2-0  C 1-0

3. In September 2021 there was a historical re-enactment at the Broadway market of a medieval dispute between residents of Thatcham and which other town?
A Newbury B Hungerford C Wantage

4. When did Thatcham railway station open?
A 1837  B 1847  C 1857

How to Enter

Email your answers (eg BABC) by midnight on Sunday 21 November 2021 to

A large number of you did this and on 22 November we selected one at random. The first name out of the hat was Geoff Gosney. Congratulations to him and commiseration and thanks to all of you who took part.

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• The winner will be drawn at random from the correct entries and notified by email. If you do not confirm within 48 hours another winner will be chosen to whom this condition will also apply.
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