Competition – kill switch

Discussion in 'Competitions' started by Auld-Yin, Jul 7, 2011.

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  1. Auld-Yin

    Auld-Yin LE Reviewer Book Reviewer Reviews Editor

    Here is your chance to read the story of Bill Shaw who was held for four months by the Afghan police on corruption charges. Have a look at old_fat_and_hairy’s review. Well worth a shot, easy (!) questions and again Google is your friend.

    Kill Switch.jpg
    Kill Switch

    To enter the competition go to the entry for on SurveyMonkey and answer the questions correctly to have a chance of winning this book. The questions are multi-choice questions, so take your time and make sure you understand the question. Remember Google (or search engine of your choice) is your friend.

    Have a go; it should only take a couple of minutes of your time. The competition closes at mid-night (Arrse time) Saturday 16[SUP]th[/SUP] July.
  2. Did I win yet?
  3. I gave up trying to google the answers.
  4. Auld-Yin

    Auld-Yin LE Reviewer Book Reviewer Reviews Editor

    You can't have spent much time on it then! :)

    Cabana - Maybe's Aye : Maybe's No!
  5. No cos I'M gonna win again...mwahahahahahahaahaaa
  6. pfft, had all the answers in minutes.....ok took me 10 minutes then!

  7. No fair!! You are only allowed to win once!
  8. HHH

    HHH LE

    This one is a bit easier than some IMHO
  9. Hopefully I've done better than the last time :)
  10. Fang_Farrier

    Fang_Farrier LE Reviewer Book Reviewer

    Keep forgetting to enter these.

    Got to win sometime.
  11. Here's hoping for win number two!
  12. Auld-Yin

    Auld-Yin LE Reviewer Book Reviewer Reviews Editor

    Competition now closed and the answers are as follows:

    Q1 What is the name of the prison that Bill Shaw was held in in Afghanistan?
    A1 = Pul-e-Charkhi (or variations of spelling)

    Q2 Kill Switch is also known as 'Dead Man's Hand' in vehicles - What is a Kill Switch on a guitar known as?
    A2 = Stutter Switch

    Q3 Bill Shaw finished his army career in the RMP, but what Regiment did he, briefly,join first?
    A3 = Royal Regiment of Fusiliers or RRF

    There were 19 people with all three answers correct and I will be announcing the winners once they have been drawn by the publisher. Wait out!
  13. Auld-Yin

    Auld-Yin LE Reviewer Book Reviewer Reviews Editor

    OK folks, the winners have been selected by the publishers 'Headline' , who have kindly donated the prizes. The winers are:

    Mrs M
    Well done, I will be in touch for names and addresses and will arrange for these to be sent out.
  14. Win No. 2
    Many thanks
  15. Fang_Farrier

    Fang_Farrier LE Reviewer Book Reviewer

    At last, a win!