Cumbria's Friday riddle...

Why not take part and win some great prizes!

Cumbria’s Friday Riddle is BACK!!!

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!!

TBC

Riddles and Results:

Friday 13th December 2019

Riddle: If the end of the year is on December 31st, then what is the end of Christmas?

Answer: S

1st Place (Winner) – Belle Vue Primary School

2nd Place – Cartmel Priory School

Friday 10th January 2020

Riddle: I am the beginning of the end, and the end of time and space. I am essential to creation, and I surround every place.

What am I?

Answer: The letter ‘E’

1st Place (Winner) – Crofland Infants School

2nd Place – St Thomas’s C of E Primary School

Friday 17th January 2020

Riddle: What is shaped like a box, has no feet, and runs up and down?

Answer: A lift / elevator

1st Place (Winner) – St Pius X Catholic Primary School

2nd Place – Belle Vue Primary School

Friday 24th January 2020

Riddle: If you drop me, I’m sure to crack. Give me a smile, and I’ll always smile back.

What am I?

Answer: A mirror

1st Place (Winner) – Heron Hill Primary School

2nd Place – Great Corby School

Friday 31st January 2020

Riddle:

Only one color, but not one size,
Stuck at the bottom, yet easily flies.
Present in sun, but not in rain,
Doing no harm, and feeling no pain.

What is it?

Answer: A shadow

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

2nd Place – Bookwell Primary School

Friday 7th February 2020

Riddle:

I’m a god, a planet, and measurer of heat.

Who am I?

Answer: Mercury

1st Place (Winner) – Long Marton School

2nd Place – Millom Infant School

Friday 14th February 2020

Riddle: Which one of Santa’s reindeer can be seen on Valentines day?

Answer: Cupid

1st Place (Winner) – Black Combe School

2nd Place – Cockermouth School

Friday 28th February 2020

Riddle: I am a word of six; my first three letters refer to an automobile; my last three letters refer to a household animal; my first four letters is a fish; my whole is found in your room. What am I?

Answer: Carpet

1st Place (Winner) – Vickerstown Primary School

2nd Place – St Thomas’s CE Primary School

Friday 6th March 2020

Riddle: Only one color, but not one size,
Stuck at the bottom, yet easily flies.
Present in sun, but not in rain,
Doing no harm, and feeling no pain.

What is it?

Answer: Shadow

1st Place (Winner) – Askam Village School

2nd Place – Greengate Junior School

Friday 13th March 2020

Riddle: You pick it, You peel the outside, You cook the inside, You eat the outside, And throw away the inside.

What am I?

Answer: TBC

1st Place (Winner) – TBC

2nd Place – TBC