March News Round #6

Name the baby animal – A baby hare.

Leveret

Pup

Kitten

Identify the British Tree

This week in history

  • 19th March 1958 – Britain’s first planetarium is opened by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
  • 20th March 1917 – Dame Vera Lynn, the “Forces Sweetheart” is born in East Ham, Essex

Previous Answers

  • Baby Animals – Owlet
  • British Tree – Horse Chestnut Tree

March News Round #5

Name the baby animal – A baby owl.

Owling

Chick

Owlet

Identify the British Tree

This week in history

  • 16th March 1973 – Queen Elizabeth II officially opens the new London Bridge
  • 17th March 1951 – Cartoon character Dennis the Menace first appears in the Beano comic strip

Previous Answers

  • Baby Animals – Kid (or Billy!)
  • British Tree – Yew Tree

March News Round #4

Name the baby animal – A baby goat.

Calf

Lamb

Kid

Identify the British Tree

This week in history

  • 12th March 1935 – A new 30mph speed limit is introduced in all built up areas of Britain
  • 13th March 1961 – Bank of England five-pound notes printed in black and white cease to be legal tender

Previous Answers

  • Baby Animals – Cygnet
  • British Tree – Weeping Willow Tree

March News Round #3

Name the baby animal – A baby swan.

Cygnet

Chick

Fledgling

Identify the British Tree

This week in history

  • 8th March 1936 – The influential Spitfire fighter aircraft takes its first test flight from Eastleigh, Southampton
  • 10th March 1967 – ‘Puppet on a String’ by Sandie Shaw, Britain’s winning Eurovision Song Contest entry, is first released in the UK

Previous Answers

  • Baby Animals – Calf
  • British Tree – Holly Tree