HELLO again to your favourite children’s column, Dispatch Riders. Are you looking forward to another half-term break next week?
THE WINNER of last week’s Dispatch Riders competition is 14-year-old REBECCA WATSON, of Bentinck Street, Hucknall. Well done Rebecca! Your prize will be posted to you within 28 days.
GIVE your pocket money a boost by winning our weekly quiz. Decide which of these sporting statements are true and which are false:
1. The Champions League final will be played at Wembley.
2. The French Open tennis tournament is currently being played in Paris.
3. There are ten players in a cricket team.
4. Blackburn Rovers were relegated from English football’s Premier League this season.
5. Tenpin bowling is played on a lane.
Send your answers, along with your name, age and address, to Dispatch Riders, Yorke Street, Hucknall, Nottingham NG15 7BT. Alternatively, e-mail them to email@example.com. The closing date for entries is next Wednesday (June 1).
MANY happy returns to these Dispatch Riders celebrating their birthdays:
May 29: Leo Clifton
May 30: Sarah Louise Williamson
May 31: Donna Marie Fuller
June 1: Joe Jarvis, Max Francis Hunt, Christopher Eley
June 2: Vaughan Pincott, Chloe Jade Burrell
n TO BECOME a member of Dispatch Riders, which is for youngsters aged up to 14. All you have to do is call in at the Dispatch Office and fill in an application form. Alternatively, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, address, including postcode, date of birth, telephone number and hobbies. Membership is completely free of charge.