Scouts quiz call for Alps trip

A quiz inspired by the Jules Verne novel Around the World in 80 Days is being launched to help fund a Scouts trip to Switzerland next year.

Each of the Ripley and Heanor District Scouts needs to raise £499 to go on an adventure packed trip to Kandersteg in the Swiss Alps next August. The quiz, which costs £1, will help to wards the fund.

A copy can be obtained by sending a stamped addressed envelope to with £1 to C Newton, 49 Lockton Avenue, Heanor, Derbyshire, DE75 7EQ. The Closing date is February 29, 2012.