Martin And Su's Big Town Showdown

Nearly fifty towns and villages across our beautiful county have stepped forward but only one could been crowned Essex’s Big Town Showdown Champion.

Big Town Showdown Winner

Halstead were looking good until Old Harlow stepped forward and it was looking likethey would receive the highest honour of them all. Then Harwich stepped up to the plate… and… didn’t challenge at all actually – they’ve finished last with a terrible time of two minutes forty seconds!

But then. Gareth Evans put himself forward for his part of the county, Westcliff.

7 times 8? He knew that was 56. The Windy City? He knew that was Chicago. Marrakesh? Of course he knew that’s in Morocco!

In fact, Gareth Evans from Westcliff knew everything. Take a look at the ten questions Gareth answered correctly below.

1 – Who’s the lead singer of Coldplay? Chris Martin 

2 – In chess which piece only moves diagonally? Bishop  

3 – Which American city is nicknamed the Windy City? Chicago 

4 – In the film Pinocchio, what caused his nose to grow? Lying  

5 – What’s 7 times 8? 56  

6 – In which sport would you compete for the Ashes? Cricket 

7 – In the phonetic alphabet, what word represents R? Romeo  

8 – In which country is Marrakesh? Morocco 

9 – How many degrees are in a complete circle? 360  

10 – In mythology, Neptune is the god of what? The sea

Gareth Evans, a man with great intelligence. A man rightly put forward to represent his part of Essex. A man who can now hold his head high knowing he holds the accolade of… Big Town Showdown Champion!

With a total time of 54 seconds. Gareth Evans did it for Westcliff and joined Martin and Su on Heart Breakfast to be crowed Champion! CONGRATULATIONS WESTCLIFF!

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