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Name the Year.

FOR our picture puzzle each day we take a shot from The Journal archives, giving you a bit of a clue and asking you to name the year the picture was taken.

Today's picture shows volunteers clambering into a new life raft during a mock evacuation of the cross Tyne passenger ferry between North and South Shields but in what year? The answer is given below with the solutions to the quizzes.

Guess the Year pictures are often available for purchase. Call our photosales team on 0191 201 6001 or visit who what where when? WHO directed the war film A Bridge Too Far? WHAT country lies due south of Angola? WHERE did John Wilkes Booth assassinate Abraham Lincoln? WHEN was the Suez Crisis? remember when...

The following events all occurred in a year in living memory.

Can you guess the year? 1 Sir Clive Sinclair launched the C5 2 Britain and Singapore withdrew from UNESCO 3 In Ireland, shop sales of contraceptives were legalised 4 In Columbia, the Nevado del Ruiz volcano erupted, killing over 20,000 people wordwise The word may sound familiar, but what does it mean? SPALPEEN A Knife, dagger B Coward C Rascal who am I? An actor, I was born in Indiana in 1963. I used to host my own talk show in the US, and played Meg Ryan's boyfriend in the film You've Got Mail. I was seen starring opposite Steve Carrell and Toni Collette in the film comedy Little Miss Sunshine.

WORDWISE: C. WHO AM I: Greg Kinnear.

answers NAME THE YEAR: 1992.

WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN: Richard Attenborough; Namibia; Washington, DC; 1956. REMEMBER WHEN: 1985.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The Journal (Newcastle, England)
Date:Dec 10, 2013
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