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Firm?s Diamond Jubilee puzzle is a best-selling item for John Lewis over wet Bank Holiday weekend
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During Simon Mayo's drivetime radio programme earlier this week, the presenter took part in a news quiz.

One of the questions was about game and puzzle sales over the Bank Holiday weekend. the presenter asked the panel;

‘The miserable weather we had over the bank holiday contributed to a big boost in the sale of board games and jigsaw puzzles according to John Lewis, what was the number one best seller last week? Was it: A) Articulate B) I Love Great Britain Puzzle, or C) The Diamond Jubilee Puzzle

Beating Articulate and Gibsons’ I Love Great Britain puzzle, the Diamond Jubilee jigsaw surpassed all expectations over the bank holiday.

During deliberations Mayo said: "I don’t think people will buy the Diamond Jubilee just yet". Once the answer was revealed to in fact be Gibsons’ Jubilee puzzle, Simon joked: "Peaking a bit early there."

You can listen to the show here, fast forward to 1 hour 31 minutes to hear the quiz.


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