Peter wins quiz Entertainment title

PETER Read’s victory in Todmorden Quiz League’s Entertainment Brain final at Bridge End means he has now won all three of the individual competitions.

Contestants were Darrell Sunderland, Alison Carlton, Tricia Wilson, Paul Montague, Simon Dearden, Graham Greenwood, Richard Lees, Peter Read, and Mike Paul.

Alison had to leave after the early rounds, the remaining eight completing the compatition.

Peter got off to a storming start and it was Round 6 before he failed to score. At this point he had scorerd 10 with Darrell, Simon and Richard on 6.

Peter failed again in Round 7 but success in the following two rounds gave him a total after Round 8 of 12 followed by Tricia on 9, and Darrell, Simon and Richard on 8.

A late surge by Darrell was not enough to challenge Peter who was crowned Entertainment Brain 2012. Final scores were: Peter 14; Darrell 12; Tricia 11; Simon 10; Richard 10; Graham 9; Paul 8 and Mike 4.