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Peter Gleaves Memorial Quiz Winners

Monday, 1 October 2018

Left to right – Simon Alexander Quizmaster – Mark Fenyes Chairman Omega Sinto FM – Russell Gray (Lancashire Branch) – Trevor Stevenson (Chesterfield & Sheffield

Photo shows (from left to right) – Simon Alexander (Quizmaster), Mark Fenyes (Chairman Omega Sinto Foundry Machinery), Russell Gray (Lancashire Branch), Trevor Stevenson (Chesterfield & Sheffield Branch) and Steve Smith (West Midlands Branch)

Despite awful weather conditions, that made travelling conditions difficult, the 2nd Peter Gleaves Memorial Quiz, organised by the Chesterfield and Sheffield Branch, was well attended with 6 teams answering a series of entertaining foundry & general knowledge questions, set by Quiz-Master Simon Alexander.

At the close, a combined team of consisting of experienced Foundrymen from Sheffield, Lancashire & West Midlands Branches, were the clear victors.

Mark Fenyes FICME, Chairman of Omega Sinto Foundry Machinery Ltd, presented cast ‘Albert Einstein Trophies’ (produced at William Cook’s lost wax facility from 3D printed preforms) to the inter-branch winning team: Russell Gray, Trevor Stevenson & Steve Smith.

The branch is grateful to Mark Fenyes at Omega Sinto Foundry Machinery for their kind sponsorship of this event, which was set up in memory of long-time Branch Secretary & Chesterfield College Lecturer, Peter Gleaves.

Thanks to all the teams who took part! See you next year!