Cumbria's Friday riddle...

Why not take part and win some great prizes!

The Rules:

Weekly Prizes

Here you will get a chance to win 1st and 2nd place prizes every week!

First school to email back with the correct answer will win the 1st Place Prize.

Second school to email back with the correct answer will win the 2nd Place Prize.

All weekly prizes will be delivered to the winning schools the following week after the riddle.

Termly Prize

Only one reply per school per week will be counted towards the Termly Prize.  For every weekly reply, your school’s name will be entered into our raffle and then drawn the last Monday before schools break up at the end of each term.

Make sure you take part every week to increase your chances on winning!

The more times you take part, the more chance you have on winning the Termly Prize!

All winners will be announced on our Website, so keep an eye out and see if you are a WINNER…

Good luck!

This term, we will be giving out the following prizes:

Weekly Prizes

1st Place – Bottle of Wine and chocolates
2nd Place – Chocolates

This terms Prize!!


Riddles and Results:

Friday 20th April 2018

Riddle: There are 3 apples. You take 2 of them. How many do you have?

Answer: 2

1st Place (Winner) – Cockermouth School

2nd Place – Bookwell Primary School

Friday 27th April 2018 

Riddle: What goes through towns and over hills, but never moves?

Answer: A road

1st Place (Winner) – Ashfield Junior School

2nd Place – Penruddock Primary School

Friday 4th May 2018

Riddle: What starts with the letter “t”, is filled with “t” and ends in “t”?

Answer: A teapot

1st Place (Winner) –  Energy Coast UTC

2nd Place – Belle Vue Primary School

Friday 11th May 2018

Riddle: The more you take, the more you leave behind. What am I?

Answer: Footsteps

1st Place (Winner) –  St Oswald’s CE Primary School

2nd Place – Church Walk CE Primary School

Friday 18th May 2018 

Riddle: Give me food, and I will live. Give me water, and I will die. What am I?

Answer: Fire

1st Place (Winner) – St Bega’s CE Primary School

2nd Place – Appleby Primary School

Friday 25th May 2018 

Riddle: What has one head, one foot and four legs?

Answer: A bed

1st Place (Winner) – Blackcombe Junior School

2nd Place – Langdale Primary School

Friday 8th June 2018 

Riddle: You use me from your head to your toes, the more I work the thinner I grow.

What am I?

Answer: Soap

1st Place (Winner) – Grayrigg CE School

2nd Place – St Thomas’s CE Primary School

Friday 15th June 2018  

Riddle: What is at the end of a rainbow?

Answer: The letter W

1st Place (Winner) – Kirkoswald C of E School

2nd Place – Seascale Primary School

Friday 22nd June 2018 

Riddle: What never asks questions but is often answered?

Answer: A doorbell

1st Place (Winner) – Greengate Junior School

2nd Place – Roose Community Primary School

Friday 29th June 2018 

Riddle: What has one head, one foot, and four legs?

Answer: A bed.

1st Place (Winner) – Asby Endowed School

2nd Place – North Walney Primary School

Friday 6th July 2018 

Riddle: I’m always hungry and must be fed, the finger I touch will soon turn red.

What am I?

Answer: Fire

1st Place (Winner) – Waberthwaite CofE School

2nd Place – Millom Infant School

Friday 13th July 2018 

Riddle: I can be cracked, I can be made. I can be told, I can be played. What am I?

Answer: TBC

1st Place (Winner) – TBC

2nd Place – TBC