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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:00
A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
Come down to the Reject’s Bar.
Gerrapintin
Get settled.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-4-18

1)  Who had a 1979 hit with ‘Another brick in the wall (Part Two)’?

2)  Geography, Alcatraz Island, which housed a Federal prison from 1934 to 1963, is in which American state?

3)  TV, what is the fictional brewery associated with the Rovers Return pub in Coronation Street?

4)  Film, who played teenager Jim Stark in the 1955 film ‘Rebel Without A Cause’?

5)  What was Camilla Parker Bowle's official title when she became married To Prince Charles?

6)  Food and drink, what is the traditional topping on a Lancashire Hotpot?

7)  Science, which Imperial unit of work output is equal to 746 watts?

8 )  Manufactured between  October 1972 and August 1980, what British car maker produced the ‘Dolomite’ model?

9)  Sport, with a time of 9.58 seconds, who is the current 100 metres athletics champion?

10)  History, on which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born?

11)  From which 1970 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice rock opera does the song ‘I Don't Know How to Love Him’ come?

12)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party?

13) Literature, who wrote the controversial 1988 novel ‘The Satanic Verses’?

14)  Where would you find a Purser?

15)  Film, which country was the setting for the 1984 film 'The Killing Fields', about the Khmer Rouge?

16)  TV, in which sitcom series do we meet the cleric, Geraldine Grainger?

17)  Reaching No 4 in the UK charts, who had a 1971 hit with “You've Got A Friend”?

18)  Science, which element appears first in the Periodic Table

19)  Classical music, the ‘Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D’ by Sir Edward Elgar, contains what famous tune, usually sung at The Last Night of the Proms?

20)  History, what year did Margaret Thatcher become Prime Minister?

21)  Food and drink, which nut is used to flavour a traditional Bakewell Tart?

22)  Geography, on which Italian island is Palermo ?

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling book ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾’?

24)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin?

25)  ♪♫ I, I love the colourful clothes she wears
          And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair
           I hear the sound of a gentle word
          On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air                              
            I’m ………………………………………………….♪♫

From what 1966 chart hit are those the opening lines?


LONDON STREETS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which London street was famous for its fashion in the Swinging Sixties.

BQ2)  Which London street is renowned for its many medical practices?

BQ3)  Which Profession is associated with Savile Row?

BQ4)  In which London street is The Bank of England situated?

BQ5)  What famous road did The Beatles do their recordings at?

STINKER)  TV, John Ratzenberger is famous for playing the part of Cliff Clavin the postman in which American sitcom?

TRICKY)  What is the Macintosh computer named after?


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:08


1)  Who had a 1979 hit with ‘Another brick in the wall (Part Two)’? Pink Floys

2)  Geography, Alcatraz Island, which housed a Federal prison from 1934 to 1963, is in which American state? California

3)  TV, what is the fictional brewery associated with the Rovers Return pub in Coronation Street? Newton & Ridley

4)  Film, who played teenager Jim Stark in the 1955 film ‘Rebel Without A Cause’? James Dean

5)  What was Camilla Parker Bowle's official title when she became married To Prince Charles? Duchess Of Cornawall

6)  Food and drink, what is the traditional topping on a Lancashire Hotpot? Beetroot?

7)  Science, which Imperial unit of work output is equal to 746 watts? Joule

8 )  Manufactured between  October 1972 and August 1980, what British car maker produced the ‘Dolomite’ model? Triumph

9)  Sport, with a time of 9.58 seconds, who is the current 100 metres athletics champion? ??????????

10)  History, on which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born? St Helena

11)  From which 1970 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice rock opera does the song ‘I Don't Know How to Love Him’ come?
r Jesus Christ Superstar, by any chance? Edit it, Ray Very Happy

12)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party? Monster Raving Loonie

13) Literature, who wrote the controversial 1988 novel ‘The Satanic Verses’? Salman Rushdie

14)  Where would you find a Purser? On a ship

15)  Film, which country was the setting for the 1984 film 'The Killing Fields', about the Khmer Rouge? Cambodia

16)  TV, in which sitcom series do we meet the cleric, Geraldine Grainger? Vicar Of Dibley

17)  Reaching No 4 in the UK charts, who had a 1971 hit with “You've Got A Friend”? ????

18)  Science, which element appears first in the Periodic Table Hydrogen

19)  Classical music, the ‘Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D’ by Sir Edward Elgar, contains what famous tune, usually sung at The Last Night of the Proms? Land Of Hope & Glory

20)  History, what year did Margaret Thatcher become Prime Minister? 1979

21)  Food and drink, which nut is used to flavour a traditional Bakewell Tart? Almond

22)  Geography, on which Italian island is Palermo ? ????

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling book ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾’? Tue Townsend

24)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin? Wren

25)  ♪♫ I, I love the colourful clothes she wears
          And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair
           I hear the sound of a gentle word
          On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air                              
            I’m ………………………………………………….♪♫

From what 1966 chart hit are those the opening lines? ???????????


LONDON STREETS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which London street was famous for its fashion in the Swinging Sixties. Carnaby

BQ2)  Which London street is renowned for its many medical practices? Harley

BQ3)  Which Profession is associated with Savile Row? Tailoring

BQ4)  In which London street is The Bank of England situated? Threadneedle

BQ5)  What famous road did The Beatles do their recordings at? Abbey Rd

STINKER)  TV, John Ratzenberger is famous for playing the part of Cliff Clavin the postman in which American sitcom? Cheers

TRICKY)  What is the Macintosh computer named after? A pet dog
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:11
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1979 hit with ‘Another brick in the wall (Part Two)’?   Pink Floys

2)  Geography, Alcatraz Island, which housed a Federal prison from 1934 to 1963, is in which American state?  California

3)  TV, what is the fictional brewery associated with the Rovers Return pub in Coronation Street?  Newton & Ridley

4)  Film, who played teenager Jim Stark in the 1955 film ‘Rebel Without A Cause’?  James Dean

5)  What was Camilla Parker Bowle's official title when she became married To Prince Charles?  Duchess Of Cornawall

6)  Food and drink, what is the traditional topping on a Lancashire Hotpot?   Beetroot?

7)  Science, which Imperial unit of work output is equal to 746 watts?    Joule

8 )  Manufactured between  October 1972 and August 1980, what British car maker produced the ‘Dolomite’ model?     Triumph

9)  Sport, with a time of 9.58 seconds, who is the current 100 metres athletics champion?   ??????????

10)  History, on which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born?   St Helena

11)  From which 1970 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice rock opera does the song ‘I Don't Know How to Love Him’ come?
r   Jesus Christ Superstar, by  any chance?    Edit it, Ray Very Happy

12)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party?   Monster Raving Loonie

13) Literature, who wrote the controversial 1988 novel ‘The Satanic Verses’?   Salman Rushdie

14)  Where would you find a Purser?   On a ship

15)  Film, which country was the setting for the 1984 film 'The Killing Fields', about the Khmer Rouge?    Cambodia

16)  TV, in which sitcom series do we meet the cleric, Geraldine Grainger?  Vicar Of Dibley

17)  Reaching No 4 in the UK charts, who had a 1971 hit with “You've Got A Friend”?   ????

18)  Science, which element appears first in the Periodic Table   Hydrogen

19)  Classical music, the ‘Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D’ by Sir Edward Elgar, contains what famous tune, usually sung at The Last Night of the Proms?   Land Of Hope & Glory

20)  History, what year did Margaret Thatcher become Prime Minister?     1979

21)  Food and drink, which nut is used to flavour a traditional Bakewell Tart?   Almond

22)  Geography, on which Italian island is Palermo ?  ????

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling book ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾’?  Tue Townsend

24)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin?    Wren

25)  ♪♫ I, I love the colourful clothes she wears
          And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair
           I hear the sound of a gentle word
          On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air                              
            I’m ………………………………………………….♪♫

From what 1966 chart hit are those the opening lines?  ???????????


LONDON STREETS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which London street was famous for its fashion in the Swinging Sixties.   Carnaby

BQ2)  Which London street is renowned for its many medical practices?      Harley

BQ3)  Which Profession is associated with Savile Row?      Tailoring

BQ4)  In which London street is The Bank of England situated?  Threadneedle

BQ5)  What famous road did The Beatles do their recordings at?     Abbey Rd

STINKER)  TV, John Ratzenberger is famous for playing the part of Cliff Clavin the postman in which American sitcom?      Cheers

TRICKY)  What is the Macintosh computer named after?            A pet dog

A most excellent 24 correct Mester Corky.

Thanks for the heads up with the answer left on.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:13
You're welcome. Very Happy


Another nice quiz Ray.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:16
Thanks Corks.

Very well played tonight.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:18
1) Pink Floyd
2) California
5) Duchess of Cornwall
6) Potatoes
7) Horsepower?
9) Usain Bolt
10) Corsica
11) Jesus Christ - Superstar
12) Monster Raving Looney Party
13) Salman Rushdie?
14) A Ship
15) Cambodia
16) Vicar of Dibley
18) Hydrogen
19) 'Land of Hope and Glory'
20) 1979
21) Almond
22) Sicily


BQ3) Tailoring
BQ4) Threadneedle Street
BQ5) Abbey Road
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:19
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
Come down to the Reject’s Bar.
Gerrapintin
Get settled.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-4-18

1)  Who had a 1979 hit with ‘Another brick in the wall (Part Two)’?

2)  Geography, Alcatraz Island, which housed a Federal prison from 1934 to 1963, is in which American state?..San Fransico bay Calafornia

3)  TV, what is the fictional brewery associated with the Rovers Return pub in Coronation Street?..Newton and Ridley

4)  Film, who played teenager Jim Stark in the 1955 film ‘Rebel Without A Cause’?

5)  What was Camilla Parker Bowle's official title when she became married To Prince Charles? Duchess of Cornwall

6)  Food and drink, what is the traditional topping on a Lancashire Hotpot? Red cabbage

7)  Science, which Imperial unit of work output is equal to 746 watts? Joul

8 )  Manufactured between  October 1972 and August 1980, what British car maker produced the ‘Dolomite’ model?..Triumph

9)  Sport, with a time of 9.58 seconds, who is the current 100 metres athletics champion?

10)  History, on which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born? .St Helena

11)  From which 1970 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice rock opera does the song ‘I Don't Know How to Love Him’ come?..Jesus Christ superstar

12)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party? Monster raving looney Party

13) Literature, who wrote the controversial 1988 novel ‘The Satanic Verses’?..Rushdie

14)  Where would you find a Purser?..On a ship

15)  Film, which country was the setting for the 1984 film 'The Killing Fields', about the Khmer Rouge? Cambodia

16)  TV, in which sitcom series do we meet the cleric, Geraldine Grainger?

17)  Reaching No 4 in the UK charts, who had a 1971 hit with “You've Got A Friend”?

18)  Science, which element appears first in the Periodic Table

19)  Classical music, the ‘Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D’ by Sir Edward Elgar, contains what famous tune, usually sung at The Last Night of the Proms?..Land of hope and glory

20)  History, what year did Margaret Thatcher become Prime Minister? ..1979

21)  Food and drink, which nut is used to flavour a traditional Bakewell Tart?..Almond

22)  Geography, on which Italian island is Palermo ? ..Scicily

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling book ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾’?

24)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin? Farthing

25)  ♪♫ I, I love the colourful clothes she wears
          And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair
           I hear the sound of a gentle word
          On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air                              
            I’m ………………………………………………….♪♫

From what 1966 chart hit are those the opening lines?


LONDON STREETS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which London street was famous for its fashion in the Swinging Sixties.

BQ2)  Which London street is renowned for its many medical practices?

BQ3)  Which Profession is associated with Savile Row? Tailoring

BQ4)  In which London street is The Bank of England situated?..Threadneedle st

BQ5)  What famous road did The Beatles do their recordings at?..Abbey Rd.

STINKER)  TV, John Ratzenberger is famous for playing the part of Cliff Clavin the postman in which American sitcom?

TRICKY)  What is the Macintosh computer named after?
Apple
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:19
2 San Fransisco
4 Janes Dean
5 The duchess of Cornwall
6 Potatoes
13 Salman Rushtie
15 Cambodia
19 Land of hope and glory
20 1979
21 Almonds
22 Sicily
23 Sue Townsend
24 A wren

Bq1 Carnaby
2 Harley
3 Gents suits
4 Threadneedle

Stinker...Cheers
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:23
@AWP1983 wrote:1) Pink Floyd
2) California
5) Duchess of Cornwall
6) Potatoes
7) Horsepower?
9) Usain Bolt
10) Corsica
11) Jesus Christ - Superstar
12) Monster Raving Looney Party
13) Salman Rushdie?
14) A Ship
15) Cambodia
16) Vicar of Dibley
18) Hydrogen
19) 'Land of Hope and Glory'
20) 1979
21) Almond
22) Sicily


BQ3) Tailoring
BQ4) Threadneedle Street
BQ5) Abbey Road

An excellent 21 correct AWP, well done.


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:25
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
Come down to the Reject’s Bar.
Gerrapintin
Get settled.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-4-18

1)  Who had a 1979 hit with ‘Another brick in the wall (Part Two)’? PINK FLOYD

2)  Geography, Alcatraz Island, which housed a Federal prison from 1934 to 1963, is in which American state? CALIFORNIA

3)  TV, what is the fictional brewery associated with the Rovers Return pub in Coronation Street?NEWTON AND RIGLEY

4)  Film, who played teenager Jim Stark in the 1955 film ‘Rebel Without A Cause’? JAMES DEAN

5)  What was Camilla Parker Bowle's official title when she became married To Prince Charles? SUCCESS OF CORNWALL

6)  Food and drink, what is the traditional topping on a Lancashire Hotpot? CRUST PASTRY

7)  Science, which Imperial unit of work output is equal to 746 watts?

8 )  Manufactured between  October 1972 and August 1980, what British car maker produced the ‘Dolomite’ model? TRIUMPH

9)  Sport, with a time of 9.58 seconds, who is the current 100 metres athletics champion? USAIN BOLT

10)  History, on which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born?CORSICA

11)  From which 1970 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice rock opera does the song ‘I Don't Know How to Love Him’ come?
Jesus Christ Superstar

12)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party? MONSTER RAVING LOONEY PARTY

13) Literature, who wrote the controversial 1988 novel ‘The Satanic Verses’? SALMAN RUSHDIE

14)  Where would you find a Purser? ON A SHIP

15)  Film, which country was the setting for the 1984 film 'The Killing Fields', about the Khmer Rouge? SOUTH AFRICA

16)  TV, in which sitcom series do we meet the cleric, Geraldine Grainger? VICAR OF DIBLEY

17)  Reaching No 4 in the UK charts, who had a 1971 hit with “You've Got A Friend”?

18)  Science, which element appears first in the Periodic Table. ALUMINUM

19)  Classical music, the ‘Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D’ by Sir Edward Elgar, contains what famous tune, usually sung at The Last Night of the Proms? RULE BRITANNIA

20)  History, what year did Margaret Thatcher become Prime Minister? 1979

21)  Food and drink, which nut is used to flavour a traditional Bakewell Tart? ALMOND

22)  Geography, on which Italian island is Palermo ? SICILY

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling book ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾’?

24)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin? WREN

25)  ♪♫ I, I love the colourful clothes she wears
          And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair
           I hear the sound of a gentle word
          On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air                              
            I’m ………………………………………………….♪♫

From what 1966 chart hit are those the opening lines?
PICKING UP GOOD VIBRATIONS. BEACH BOYS

LONDON STREETS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which London street was famous for its fashion in the Swinging Sixties. CARNABY STREET

BQ2)  Which London street is renowned for its many medical practices?
HARLEY STREET
BQ3)  Which Profession is associated with Savile Row? MENS WEAR

BQ4)  In which London street is The Bank of England situated? THREADNEEDLE STREET

BQ5)  What famous road did The Beatles do their recordings at? ABBEY ROAD

STINKER)  TV, John Ratzenberger is famous for playing the part of Cliff Clavin the postman in which American sitcom?

TRICKY)  What is the Macintosh computer named after? AN APPLE
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:26
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
Come down to the Reject’s Bar.
Gerrapintin
Get settled.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-4-18

1)  Who had a 1979 hit with ‘Another brick in the wall (Part Two)’?

2)  Geography, Alcatraz Island, which housed a Federal prison from 1934 to 1963, is in which American state?..San Fransico bay Calafornia

3)  TV, what is the fictional brewery associated with the Rovers Return pub in Coronation Street?..Newton and Ridley

4)  Film, who played teenager Jim Stark in the 1955 film ‘Rebel Without A Cause’?

5)  What was Camilla Parker Bowle's official title when she became married To Prince Charles?  Duchess of Cornwall

6)  Food and drink, what is the traditional topping on a Lancashire Hotpot? Red cabbage

7)  Science, which Imperial unit of work output is equal to 746 watts? Joul

8 )  Manufactured between  October 1972 and August 1980, what British car maker produced the ‘Dolomite’ model?..Triumph

9)  Sport, with a time of 9.58 seconds, who is the current 100 metres athletics champion?

10)  History, on which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born? .St Helena

11)  From which 1970 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice rock opera does the song ‘I Don't Know How to Love Him’ come?..Jesus Christ superstar

12)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party? Monster raving looney Party

13) Literature, who wrote the controversial 1988 novel ‘The Satanic Verses’?..Rushdie

14)  Where would you find a Purser?..On a ship

15)  Film, which country was the setting for the 1984 film 'The Killing Fields', about the Khmer Rouge?  Cambodia

16)  TV, in which sitcom series do we meet the cleric, Geraldine Grainger?

17)  Reaching No 4 in the UK charts, who had a 1971 hit with “You've Got A Friend”?

18)  Science, which element appears first in the Periodic Table

19)  Classical music, the ‘Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D’ by Sir Edward Elgar, contains what famous tune, usually sung at The Last Night of the Proms?..Land of hope and glory

20)  History, what year did Margaret Thatcher become Prime Minister? ..1979

21)  Food and drink, which nut is used to flavour a traditional Bakewell Tart?..Almond

22)  Geography, on which Italian island is Palermo ? ..Scicily

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling book ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾’?

24)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin? Farthing

25)  ♪♫ I, I love the colourful clothes she wears
          And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair
           I hear the sound of a gentle word
          On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air                              
            I’m ………………………………………………….♪♫

From what 1966 chart hit are those the opening lines?


LONDON STREETS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which London street was famous for its fashion in the Swinging Sixties.

BQ2)  Which London street is renowned for its many medical practices?

BQ3)  Which Profession is associated with Savile Row? Tailoring

BQ4)  In which London street is The Bank of England situated?..Threadneedle st

BQ5)  What famous road did The Beatles do their recordings at?..Abbey Rd.

STINKER)  TV, John Ratzenberger is famous for playing the part of Cliff Clavin the postman in which American sitcom?

TRICKY)  What is the Macintosh computer named after?
Apple

Evening Mrs A, hope you're feeling a bit better, but I suspect you're not.

An impressive 17 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:29
@maureen wrote:2 San Fransisco
4 Janes Dean
5 The duchess of Cornwall
6 Potatoes
13 Salman Rushtie
15 Cambodia
19 Land of hope and glory
20 1979
21 Almonds
22 Sicily
23 Sue Townsend
24 A wren

Bq1 Carnaby
    2 Harley
    3 Gents suits
    4 Threadneedle

 Stinker...Cheers

Evening Mo.

A super score of 17 correct, very well done.

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:32
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
Come down to the Reject’s Bar.
Gerrapintin
Get settled.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-4-18

1)  Who had a 1979 hit with ‘Another brick in the wall (Part Two)’?  PINK FLOYD

2)  Geography, Alcatraz Island, which housed a Federal prison from 1934 to 1963, is in which American state?  CALIFORNIA

3)  TV, what is the fictional brewery associated with the Rovers Return pub in Coronation Street?NEWTON  AND RIGLEY

4)  Film, who played teenager Jim Stark in the 1955 film ‘Rebel Without A Cause’?  JAMES DEAN

5)  What was Camilla Parker Bowle's official title when she became married To Prince Charles?  SUCCESS OF CORNWALL

6)  Food and drink, what is the traditional topping on a Lancashire Hotpot?  CRUST PASTRY

7)  Science, which Imperial unit of work output is equal to 746 watts?

8 )  Manufactured between  October 1972 and August 1980, what British car maker produced the ‘Dolomite’ model?  TRIUMPH

9)  Sport, with a time of 9.58 seconds, who is the current 100 metres athletics champion?  USAIN  BOLT

10)  History, on which island was Napoleon Bonaparte born?CORSICA

11)  From which 1970 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice rock opera does the song ‘I Don't Know How to Love Him’ come?
Jesus Christ Superstar

12)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party?   MONSTER RAVING LOONEY PARTY

13) Literature, who wrote the controversial 1988 novel ‘The Satanic Verses’?  SALMAN RUSHDIE

14)  Where would you find a Purser?  ON A SHIP

15)  Film, which country was the setting for the 1984 film 'The Killing Fields', about the Khmer Rouge?  SOUTH AFRICA

16)  TV, in which sitcom series do we meet the cleric, Geraldine Grainger?  VICAR OF DIBLEY

17)  Reaching No 4 in the UK charts, who had a 1971 hit with “You've Got A Friend”?

18)  Science, which element appears first in the Periodic Table. ALUMINUM

19)  Classical music, the ‘Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D’ by Sir Edward Elgar, contains what famous tune, usually sung at The Last Night of the Proms?  RULE BRITANNIA

20)  History, what year did Margaret Thatcher become Prime Minister? 1979

21)  Food and drink, which nut is used to flavour a traditional Bakewell Tart?  ALMOND

22)  Geography, on which Italian island is Palermo ?  SICILY

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling book ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾’?

24)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin?   WREN

25)  ♪♫ I, I love the colourful clothes she wears
          And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair
           I hear the sound of a gentle word
          On the wind that lifts her perfume through the air                              
            I’m ………………………………………………….♪♫

From what 1966 chart hit are those the opening lines?
PICKING UP GOOD VIBRATIONS.     BEACH BOYS

LONDON STREETS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which London street was famous for its fashion in the Swinging Sixties.  CARNABY   STREET

BQ2)  Which London street is renowned for its many medical practices?
HARLEY STREET
BQ3)  Which Profession is associated with Savile Row?  MENS WEAR

BQ4)  In which London street is The Bank of England situated?  THREADNEEDLE STREET

BQ5)  What famous road did The Beatles do their recordings at?  ABBEY ROAD

STINKER)  TV, John Ratzenberger is famous for playing the part of Cliff Clavin the postman in which American sitcom?

TRICKY)  What is the Macintosh computer named after?  AN APPLE

A superb 24 correct Gassey, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:33
1. Pink Floyd
2. California
3. Newton and Ridley
4. James Dean
5. Duchess of Cornwall
6. Potatoes
7. 1 Horsepower
8. Triumph
9.
10. Corsica
11. Jesus Christ Superstar  (You have left the answer on, RMJ) Laughing
12. Monster Raving Looney Party
13. Salman Rushdie
14. On a Ship
15. Cambodia
16. The Vicar Of Dibley
17.
18. Hydrogen
19. Land Of Hope And Glory
20. 1979
21. Almonds
22. Sicily
23. Sue Townsend
24. A Wren
25. Good Vibrations  By The Beach Boys

Bonus Questions.
1. Carnaby Street
2. Harley Street
3. Tailoring (Bespoke Suits)
4. Threadneedle Street
5. Abbey Road

Stinker:=  Cheers???
Tricky:=  An Apple type (Spelling changed to avoid problems)
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:37
@weatherwax wrote:1. Pink Floyd
2. California
3. Newton and Ridley
4. James Dean
5. Duchess of Cornwall
6. Potatoes
7. 1 Horsepower
8. Triumph
9.
10. Corsica
11. Jesus Christ Superstar  (You have left the answer on, RMJ) Laughing
12. Monster Raving Looney Party
13. Salman Rushdie
14. On a Ship
15. Cambodia
16. The Vicar Of Dibley
17.
18. Hydrogen
19. Land Of Hope And Glory
20. 1979
21. Almonds
22. Sicily
23. Sue Townsend
24. A Wren
25. Good Vibrations  By The Beach Boys

Bonus Questions.
1. Carnaby Street
2. Harley Street
3. Tailoring (Bespoke Suits)
4. Threadneedle Street
5. Abbey Road

Stinker:=  Cheers???
Tricky:=  An Apple type (Spelling changed to avoid problems)

Evening WW.

I make that a brilliant 30 correct WW.

You even got the 'car' one tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:38
Evening Ray Smile

1)  Pink Floyd
2)  San Francisco
3)  Newton Ridley
4)  James dean
5)  Duchess Cornwall
6)  sliced potato
7)  Horsepower
8 )  
9)  Hussain bolt
10)  
11)  Jesus Christ superstar
12)  monster raving looney party
13) Salmon Rushdie
14)  Ship
15)  Afghanistan
16)  Vicar of dibley
17)  
18. hydrogen
19)  rule Britannia
20)  1982
21)  Almond
22)  
23)  Sue Townsend
24)  Wren
25)  

BQ1)  Oxford
BQ2)  Harley street
BQ3)  Tailor
BQ4)
BQ5)  Abbey road

STINKER)  Cheers
TRICKY)  Apple
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:41
@jo anne wrote:Evening Ray Smile

1)  Pink Floyd
2)  San Francisco
3)  Newton Ridley
4)  James dean
5)  Duchess Cornwall
6)  sliced potato
7)  Horsepower
8 )  
9)  Hussain bolt
10)  
11)  Jesus Christ superstar
12)  monster raving looney party
13) Salmon Rushdie
14)  Ship
15)  Afghanistan
16)  Vicar of dibley
17)  
18. hydrogen
19)  rule Britannia
20)  1982
21)  Almond
22)  
23)  Sue Townsend
24)  Wren
25)  

BQ1)  Oxford
BQ2)  Harley street
BQ3)  Tailor
BQ4)
BQ5)  Abbey road

STINKER)  Cheers
TRICKY)  Apple

Evening Jo Anne.

A really impressive 22 correct, very well done.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:48
Thank you Ray
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:50
Another big thank thank you Ray for
Your time and commitment in
doing these quizzes its very
much appreciated

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:53
@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you Ray

Thanks a lot AWP.

Well played.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:53
Thanks Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:55
@Gassey wrote:Another big thank thank you Ray for
Your time and commitment in
doing these quizzes its very
much appreciated


Thanks Gassey, very nice of you to say that


Very well played..
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:56
@jo anne wrote:Thanks Ray Smile

Cheers JA, well done you.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 20:58
Here's  a Pig thank you.

                                  Laughing Laughing Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 13-1-14

on Fri Apr 13 2018, 21:01
@weatherwax wrote:Here's  a Pig thank you.

                                  Laughing Laughing Laughing

LOL, love tha, so cute Laughing

You got your usual 'Sport' question missed, but also the second 'pop music; as well,

that's not like you.
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