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Roedean Christmas Quiz 2021 Answers

We do hope that you enjoyed taking part in our Christmas quiz, please see below for the answers!
11 Jan 2022
Written by Harriet de Bene
School News

What anniversary was being celebrated when the Queen Mother visited the School, and what year? (1955 – 70 years)

How many windows were damaged at the School as a result of the October hurricane of 1987? (276 windows)

What year was the Chapel Foundation stone laid? (1905)

How many daughters were there in the Lawrence family? (8)

Which House numbers did the School occupy in Sussex Square from 1890 until it moved to our present location? (35, 36 and 37)

What year did the Tunnel to the beach open, and how many steps are there? (1910, 170 steps)

Who took over in 1924 as Headmistress of the School? (Dame Emmeline Tanner)

What year was the current school uniform introduced? (2015)

What year was the ORA founded? (1900)

Which OR was portrayed by Carey Mulligan in a Netflix film released last year? (Edith Pretty)

How many mince pies, and portions of Christmas pudding, did the Roedean Pastry Chef make over the festive period for the school community to enjoy? (650 mince pies, 200 portions of Christmas pudding)

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