6th June 2003 at 01:00
Home movie

Happy Times is a story of the developing relationship between a lonely middle-aged man and a young, maltreated blind girl in working-class China. The film is released to buy on DVD and video by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment on June 16, and Friday has two copies of each format to give away. Email: by June 5 to enter our draw, marking your message Happy Times offer.

At the Dubble

Does your class deserve a treat? Dubble, maker of the fair-trade chocolate bar backed by Comic Relief, is offering a box of chunky Dubble bars for a class nominated by a Friday reader every week this term. To tell us why your kids deserve them, email friday@tes., marking your message Dubble offer.

Sue Grundy and her Year 6 class at Long Furlong primary in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, are this week's winners. They were nominated by Rose Marie Smith, the school's admin assistant, who says Mrs Grundy has brought many strengths to the school since she arrived last September and that the children are a fantastic bunch, cheerful, supportive and kind. has information on fair trade for Dubble Agents.

Take the biscuit

Fancy some biscuits for your staffroom, department or school office? Answer our quiz (think biscuit for one of the answers) and you could win two tins of organic Duchy Originals.

1. What language did Jesus speak? 2. Where do about a third of British birds spend the winter? 3. Which French novelist remembers the taste of a little crumb of madeleine his aunt Leonie used to give him after dunking it in her limeflower tea? 4. Which West Indian cricketer was the first player to hit six sixes in an over? 5. What did the wives of medieval crusaders allegedly store in jars as proof of their love while their husbands were away?

May 30 answers: 1. Raindrops. 2. J S Bach. 3. A top hat. 4. A biscuit. 5.

Its blue-black colour.

For Take the Biscuit email: by June 12. First out of the hat will take the biscuits - supplied by Duchy Originals. Teaching materials about organic food and farming - and the answer to one quiz question - are at If you don't have email, send a postcard, with the name of the offer and your address to: Tracey Thomas, Friday magazine, 66-68 East Smithfield, London E1W 1BX

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