Quiz week three commencing 6 April
Round One ….. Pot luck
1 How many aircraft feature in a Red Arrow Display?
2 What is the most common pub name in Britain?
3 On which night of the year would you eat parkin, a molasses-rich gingerbread from Yorkshire?
4 Which department store has the slogan ‘ Never knowingly undersold?
5 What is the distinctly British pastime of campanology?
6 What is the name for a small British village without a church?
7 Place the following British titles in order of seniority (low to high)
Duke Earl Viscount
8 When a scout says dyb, dyb, dyb, what does dyb mean?
Round two ….. Sport
1 Who scored the winning drop goal in the 2003 Rugby world cup final?
2 Which football team plays at ‘The Stadium of Light’?
3 In basketball, a shot made outside the arc is worth how many points?
4 What are four consecutive strikes in tenpin bowling known as?
5 In darts what is the maximum check out score?
6 In speedway racing how many laps of a track does a race consist of?
7 Is an own goal allowed for in the rules of hockey?
Round three ….. Around Britain
1 The skyscraper at 32 London Bridge, London is known as what?
2 Which popular seaside resort is referred as London-by-the-Sea?
3 In which county is the PM’s country residence ‘Chequers’?
4 Which is Englands largest National Park?
5 Which UK seaside town has 3 piers one of which houses a Venetian Carousel?
6 Which Scottish castle affords a location for spotting the Loch Ness Monster?
Blair Urquhart Lochleven
7 From which British city did the 2014 Tour de France start?
8 Where would you be if your geographical coordinates were 0 Longitude and 51 Latitude?
Round four ….. T/V and film
1 Which British sitcom stars Tamsin Greig, Simon Bird and Paul Ritter?
2 In which North East City was ‘Auf Wiedersehen’ set?
3 Name one of the worlds top three watched films in 2019.
4 Which superhero works at the Daily Bugle
5 The plot of which James Bond film features a stolen Faberge egg?
6 Which US singer played Von Ryan in ‘Von Ryans Express’?
7 Where were the characters in ‘Porridge’ kept?
8 Who was told ‘it aint half hot’ in a 1980’s sitcom?