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Scrabble Group

by Angela - 23:29 on 24 June 2017

News Of the U3A Scrabble Club -

We continue to meet in the Town Hall  every Friday at 10 a.m.

For 1£ ,to cover hire of the room ,we usually have about three games per table-though some tables are quicker than others!

There is a coffee  and tea machine in the room-

WE stopped having cake and biscuits  for obvious reasons!

We invite  everyone who likes a good challenge to join us-you could drop in casually for a game and try us out!

WE are of varying ability-some have played for many years ,others have restarted recently-

Among recently found new words-( well,new to some of us) are ----

Brank -iron mask for talkative women


Feen-Irish dialect for man

Sime-African sword

Lunt-produce smoke

Whid-to move quickly

Edh - character in Runic alphabet

Cully-to trick ,a pal

Hond-old form of hand

Cairds -travelling tinker

Jarp-strike or smash

Kex-type of plant-

Quonk-to manke an accidental noise while broadcasting-Snod-Scots word for tidy-

Pavid -fearful


There were many others!

WE are hoping that  the readers will respond to our invitation to join us.


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