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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:00
A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1) Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'?

2) Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’?

3) TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider?

4) Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’?

5) What is the tallest breed of dog in the world?

6) Food and drink, what type of food is a John Dory?

7) Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe?

8 ) What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?

9) Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road?

10) History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973?

11) From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?

12) Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13) Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End?

14) What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog?

15) Film, Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison?

16) TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of?

17) Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”?

18) Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries?

19) Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?

20) History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City?

21) Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice?

22) Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ?

23) Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’?

24) What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean?

25) ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
I only know I never want to let you go
'Cause you started something, can't you see
That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1) Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses (7) F _ _ _ _ _ _

BQ2) A medical professional who collects and tests blood (12) P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

BQ3) A dealer of cards at a casino (8 ) C _ _ _ _ _ _ _

BQ4) A professional wine waiter (9) S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

BQ5) Someone who designs dance moves (13) C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

STINKER) Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who?

TRICKY) The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:14
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'?...Cliff Richards

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’?

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider?...David Hasseloff

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’?

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world?

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory?...Fish

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe?..Rapid eye movement

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road?

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973?...Heath

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End? The Mousetrap

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog?...Gnasher

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison?

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of?

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”?....Rod Stewart

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries?

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City?..Southhampton

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice?...Bloody Mary

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ?..Andes

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’?

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean? Goodbye

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?...I only want to be with you


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  F _ _ _ _ _ _ Farrier

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
..Phlebotomist
BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Croupier

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.Sommelier

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13)  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.Choreographer

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who?

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:19
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'?...Cliff Richards

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’?

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider?...David Hasseloff

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’?

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world?

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory?...Fish

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe?..Rapid eye movement

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road?

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973?...Heath

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End?  The Mousetrap

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog?...Gnasher

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison?

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of?

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”?....Rod Stewart

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries?

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City?..Southhampton

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice?...Bloody Mary

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ?..Andes

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’?

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean? Goodbye

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?...I only want to be with you


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  F _ _ _ _ _ _ Farrier

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
..Phlebotomist
BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Croupier

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.Sommelier

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13)  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.Choreographer

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who?

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what?

Evening Mrs A.

A really excellent 17 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:20
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'? CLIFF RICHARDQ

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’? LAKE DISTRICT

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider? DAVID HASSELHOFF

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’? NIGEL HAWTHORNE

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world? GREAT DANE

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory?

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe? RAPID EYE MOVEMENT

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    FIAT

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road? BLACKPOOL

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973? TED HEATH

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come? EVITA

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End? MOUSETRAP

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog? GNASHER

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison? COOL HAND LUKE

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of?
WEETABIX

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”? ROD STEWART

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries? SULFURIC

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’? PUCCINI

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City? SOUTHAMPTON

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice?
BLOODY MARY

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ? ANDES

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’? ESMERALDA

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean?

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫I ONLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU. DUSTY SPRINGFIELD

What song are those the opening lines to?


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  FARRIER

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  PHLEABOTONIST

BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  CROUPIER

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13) CHOREOGRAPHER

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who?
MARK CHAPMAN. ( ON THIS DAY COMES IN HANDY SOMETIMES )

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what? HIGHEST PUB IN GREAT BRITAIN
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:21
1 Cliff Richard
2 Windermere
3 David Hasselhoff
6 Fish
7 Rapid eye movement
10 Ted Heath
11 Evita
12 Ants
14 The mousetrap
14 Ruff
17 Rod Stewart
20 Liverpool
21 Bloody Mary
22 The Andes
23 Esmerelda
24 Goodbye
25 I only wanna be with you

Bq1. Farrier
2 Phlebotomist
3 Croupier
5 Choreographer

Stinker..Mark chapman
Tricky highest in the country
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:23
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'?   CLIFF RICHARDQ

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’?  LAKE DISTRICT

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider?  DAVID HASSELHOFF

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’?  NIGEL HAWTHORNE

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world?  GREAT DANE

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory?

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe?   RAPID EYE MOVEMENT

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    FIAT

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road?  BLACKPOOL

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973?  TED HEATH

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?  EVITA

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End?  MOUSETRAP

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog?  GNASHER

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison? COOL HAND LUKE

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of?      
WEETABIX

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”?  ROD STEWART

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries?  SULFURIC

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?  PUCCINI

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City?  SOUTHAMPTON

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice?
BLOODY MARY

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ?  ANDES

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’?   ESMERALDA

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean?

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫I ONLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU.   DUSTY SPRINGFIELD

What song are those the opening lines to?


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  FARRIER

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  PHLEABOTONIST

BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  CROUPIER

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13) CHOREOGRAPHER

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who?
MARK CHAPMAN.  ( ON THIS DAY COMES IN HANDY SOMETIMES )

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what?  HIGHEST PUB IN GREAT BRITAIN

Evening Gassey.

A superb 25 correct, very well done.

Hope you had a good break.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:25
@maureen wrote:1 Cliff Richard
2 Windermere
3 David Hasselhoff
6 Fish
7 Rapid eye movement
10 Ted Heath
11 Evita
12 Ants
14 The mousetrap
14 Ruff
17 Rod Stewart
20 Liverpool
21 Bloody Mary
22 The Andes
23 Esmerelda
24 Goodbye
25 I only wanna be with you

Bq1. Farrier
2 Phlebotomist
3 Croupier
5 Choreographer

Stinker..Mark chapman
Tricky highest in the country


Evening Mo.

A really super score of 20 correct, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:26
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'? Cliff Richard

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’? Derbyshire?

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider? David hasselhoff

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’? Nigel Hawthorne

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world? Great Dane?

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory? Fish

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe? Rapid eye movement

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    Peugeot

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road? Blackpool

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973? Edward Heath?

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come? Evita

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End? The mousetrap

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog? Gnasher

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison? Cool hand Luke

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of? Weetabix

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”? Rod Stewart

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries? Sulphuric

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City? Southampton?

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice? Bloody Mary

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ? Andes

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’? Esmeralda

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean? Goodbye

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? I only want to be with you


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  Farrier

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  Phlebotanist

BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  Croupier

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  Somaliere

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13)  Choreographer

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who? Mark chapman

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what? Highest pub in England?

I think we’ve done alright tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:29
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'? Cliff Richard

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’? Derbyshire?

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider? David hasselhoff

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’? Nigel Hawthorne

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world? Great Dane?

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory? Fish

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe? Rapid eye movement

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    Peugeot

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road? Blackpool

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973? Edward Heath?

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come? Evita

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End? The mousetrap

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog? Gnasher

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison? Cool hand Luke

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of? Weetabix

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”? Rod Stewart

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries? Sulphuric

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City? Southampton?

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice? Bloody Mary

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ? Andes

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’? Esmeralda

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean? Goodbye

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? I only want to be with you


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  Farrier

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  Phlebotanist

BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  Croupier

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  Somaliere

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13)  Choreographer

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who? Mark chapman

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what? Highest pub in England?

I think we’ve done alright tonight.

You did better than all right LL.

A really brilliant score of 28 correct, very well done.

I think you might give WW a run for her money toonite.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:36
Evening Ray top quiz as usual many
thanks for your efforts

Belting break not much in Prestatyn quiet
but quaint ,spent a lot of the week in Rhyl
bit more life in it , even got me arms a little
tanned int' sun Cool Cool
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:41
Thank you Gassey.

Glad you had a nice break.

We are in North Wales in 2 and a bit weeks time for our Daughter's wedding,

so really looking forward to that.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:50
Thanks again Ray for another good un..really appreciate your time and effort.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:51
@raymyjamie wrote:
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely evening, get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a nice drink.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'? Cliff Richard

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’? Derbyshire?

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider? David hasselhoff

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’? Nigel Hawthorne

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world? Great Dane?

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory? Fish

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe? Rapid eye movement

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    Peugeot

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road? Blackpool

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973? Edward Heath?

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come? Evita

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End? The mousetrap

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog? Gnasher

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison? Cool hand Luke

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of? Weetabix

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”? Rod Stewart

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries? Sulphuric

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City? Southampton?

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice? Bloody Mary

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ? Andes

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’? Esmeralda

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean? Goodbye

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? I only want to be with you


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  Farrier

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  Phlebotanist

BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  Croupier

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  Somaliere

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13)  Choreographer

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who? Mark chapman

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what? Highest pub in England?

I think we’ve done alright tonight.

You did better than all right LL.

A really brilliant score of 28 correct, very well done.

I think you might give WW a run for her money toonite.

I think that’s the best score I’ve had. Just realised auto correct changed phlebotomist to phlebotanist
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:54
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray for another good un..really appreciate your time and effort.

Cheers Mo, a really good bit of quizzing from you tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:55
Evening, Ray Smile
1. cliff richard
2)
3) David hasselhof
4) Nigel Hawthorne
5) Great Dane
6) Fish
7) Random eye movement
8 ) Peugeot
9)
10) Callaghan
11) Evita
12) Ants
13) Mousetrap
14. Gnasher
15) Coolhand Luke
16. shredded wheat
17) Rod Stewart
18) Sulphuric
19)
20) Liverpool
21) Bloody Mary
22. Andes
23) Esmeralda
24) Goodbye
25) I only want to be with you

BQ1) Farrier
BQ2) phlebotomist
BQ3) Croupier
BQ4) sommelier
BQ5) Choreographer
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:56
"I think that’s the best score I’ve had"

It certainly is, and it will take some beating, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 20:58
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1. cliff richard
2)
3) David hasselhof
4) Nigel Hawthorne
5) Great Dane
6) Fish
7) Random eye movement
8 ) Peugeot
9)
10) Callaghan
11) Evita
12) Ants
13) Mousetrap
14.  Gnasher
15) Coolhand Luke
16. shredded wheat
17) Rod Stewart
18) Sulphuric
19)
20) Liverpool
21) Bloody Mary
22. Andes
23) Esmeralda
24) Goodbye
25) I only want to be with you

BQ1) Farrier
BQ2) phlebotomist
BQ3) Croupier
BQ4) sommelier
BQ5) Choreographer

Evening Jo Anne.

A really superb score of 25 correct, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 21:50
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Fri Apr 20 2018, 22:01
You're very welcome JA.

Well played tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Sat Apr 21 2018, 00:19
1. Cliff Richards
2. Cumbria
3. David Haselhoff
4. Nigel Hawthorne.
5. Irish Wolfhound
6. Fish
7. Rapid Eye Movement
8. Peugot ( spellage )
9. Blackpool
10 . Edward Heath
11. Evita
12. Bees
13. The Mousetrap
14. Gnasher
15. Cool Hand Luke
16. Shredded Wheat
17. Rod Stewert
18. Sulphuric
19. gilbert and Sullivan
20. Liverpool
21. Bloody Mary
22. The Andes
23. Esmeralda
24. Goodbye
25. I only want to be with you. 

Bonus questins.
1. Farrier
2. Phlebotanist
3. Croupier
4. Sommelier
5. Corheographer

Stinker:= Mark Chapman
Tricky:=  Highest Inn in Britain. 

Please excuse any spelling mistakes, .... Pie Eyed,   


Motormouse says.......Rat Arsed
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Sat Apr 21 2018, 07:23
1. Cliff Richard


2. ?


3. David Hasselhoff


4. Can't think of his name.


5. Great Dane


6. Fish


7. Rapid Eye Movement


8. Peugeot


9. Blackpool


10. Ted Heath (except there was no 'European Union' in 1973. 'Twas the EEC)


11. Evita


12. Ants


13. The Mousetrap


14. Gnasher


15. Papillon?


16. Weetabix


17. Rod Stewart


18. DAMN!


19. Puccini


20. Southampton


21. Bloody Mary


22. Andes


23. Esmerelda


24. Goodbye


25. I Only Want to be With You


BQ1. Blacksmith!! Okay, Farrier.


BQ2. Pathologist (Hmm, only 11)


BQ3. Croupier


BQ4. ?


BQ5. Choreographer


STINKER: ?


TRICKY) ?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Sat Apr 21 2018, 09:36
@weatherwax wrote:1. Cliff Richards  
2. Cumbria
3. David Haselhoff
4. Nigel Hawthorne.
5. Irish Wolfhound
6. Fish
7. Rapid Eye Movement
8. Peugot ( spellage )
9. Blackpool  
10 . Edward Heath
11. Evita
12. Bees
13. The Mousetrap
14. Gnasher
15. Cool Hand Luke
16. Shredded Wheat
17. Rod Stewert
18. Sulphuric
19. gilbert and Sullivan
20. Liverpool
21. Bloody Mary
22. The Andes
23. Esmeralda
24. Goodbye
25. I only want to be with you. 

Bonus questins.
1. Farrier
2. Phlebotanist
3. Croupier
4. Sommelier
5. Corheographer

Stinker:= Mark Chapman
Tricky:=  Highest Inn in Britain. 

Please excuse any spelling mistakes, .... Pie Eyed,   


Motormouse says.......Rat Arsed  Laughing      

it was a little too late for me to mark last night.

Another brilliant round of quizzing, you even got the 'car' and 'sport'  

Rat arsed indeed!!!!!!!! LOL   Embarassed  Laughing  Laughing  Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Sat Apr 21 2018, 09:41
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Cliff  Richard


2. ?


3. David Hasselhoff


4. Can't think of his name.


5. Great Dane


6. Fish


7. Rapid Eye Movement


8. Peugeot


9. Blackpool


10. Ted Heath (except there was no 'European Union' in 1973. 'Twas the EEC) suitably chastised Embarassed


11. Evita


12. Ants


13. The Mousetrap


14. Gnasher


15. Papillon?


16. Weetabix


17. Rod Stewart


18. DAMN!


19. Puccini


20. Southampton


21. Bloody Mary


22. Andes


23. Esmerelda


24. Goodbye


25. I Only Want to be With You


BQ1. Blacksmith!! Okay, Farrier.


BQ2. Pathologist (Hmm, only 11)


BQ3. Croupier


BQ4. ?


BQ5. Choreographer


STINKER: ?


TRICKY)  ?

An excellent round of quizzing mon ami.

Apparently, a Blacksmith only makes horseshoes, but a Farrier both makes AND fits them.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Sat Apr 21 2018, 09:45
Another most excellent round of quizzing from the Wigan Rejects, very well done.

Here are the answers:-


WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 20-4-18

1)  Who had a 1976 hit with 'Devil Woman'?
      Cliff Richard

2)  Geography, where in the UK is ‘Great Gable’?
          Cumbria / Lake District  

3)  TV, running from 1982 to 1986, who starred as Michael Knight in the TV series Knight Rider?
      David Hasslehoff            

4)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’?
      Nigel Hawthorne    

5)  What is the tallest breed of dog in the world?
    Great Dane          

6)  Food and drink, what type of food  is a John Dory?
      Fish  

7)  Science, in terms of sleep, what does the acronym REM describe?
Rapid Eye Movement        
8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the small family hatchback ‘308’ model?    
 Peugeot          

9)  Sport, which League One football club play their home matches at Bloomfield Road?
  Blackpool

10)  History, who was Prime Minister when Britain joined the European Union in 1973?
Ted Heath    

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?
      Evita

12)  Who or what lives in a formicarium?
       Ants

13)  Literature, which Agatha Christie murder mystery play, that opened at the Ambassadors Theatre London in 1952, and is still being performed today, holds the record for the longest ever run in the West End?
    The Mousetrap        

14)  What is the name of Dennis the Menace's dog?
    Gnasher      

15)  Film,  Paul Newman ate fifty hard boiled eggs in which 1967 film set in an American prison?
    Cool Hand Luke.        

16)  TV, according to the advert, what couldn’t Ian Botham eat three of?
        Shredded Wheat

17)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with “Sailing”?
        Rod Stewart          

18)  Science, which type of acid is usually found in car batteries?
        Sulphuric Acid

19)  Which composer and librettist’s body of work were known as ‘The Savoy Operas’?
      Gilbert and Sullivan  

20)  History, from which English port did The ‘Titanic’ set sail on her ill fated maiden voyage to New York City?      
    Southampton

21)  Food and drink, what drink is made from vodka and tomato juice?
Bloody Mary        

22)  Geography, which mountains form the backbone of South America ?
        Andes

23)  Literature, what is the name of the gypsy girl the hunchback Quasimodo falls in love with in Victor Hugo's ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’?
      Esmeralda  

24)  What does the Japanese word 'Sayonara' mean?
   Goodbye

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
           I only know I never want to let you go
           'Cause you started something, can't you see
            That ever since we met you've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true,………………………………♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?
        I Only Want to be With You

OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

Can you work out the occupations from the first letter and number of letters?

BQ1)  Someone who makes and fits shoes for horses  (7)  F _ _ _ _ _ _
 Farrier            

BQ2)  A medical professional who collects and tests blood  (12)  P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
        Phlebotomist  

BQ3)  A dealer of cards at a casino  (8 )  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _      
  Croupier  

BQ4)  A professional wine waiter  (9)  S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _        
  Sommelier

BQ5)  Someone who designs dance moves  (13)  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _              
  Choreographer  

STINKER)  Former Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed on 8th December 1980 outside the Dakota Building in New York City, by who?
    Mark David Chapman          

TRICKY)  The Tan Hill Inn in the North Yorkshire Pennines is famous for being what?
The highest pub in Great Britain standing at 1732ft above sea level
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-4-18

on Sat Apr 21 2018, 11:04
@raymyjamie wrote:
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Cliff  Richard


2. ?


3. David Hasselhoff


4. Can't think of his name.


5. Great Dane


6. Fish


7. Rapid Eye Movement


8. Peugeot


9. Blackpool


10. Ted Heath (except there was no 'European Union' in 1973. 'Twas the EEC)   suitably chastised  Embarassed  


11. Evita


12. Ants


13. The Mousetrap


14. Gnasher


15. Papillon?


16. Weetabix


17. Rod Stewart


18. DAMN!


19. Puccini


20. Southampton


21. Bloody Mary


22. Andes


23. Esmerelda


24. Goodbye


25. I Only Want to be With You


BQ1. Blacksmith!! Okay, Farrier.


BQ2. Pathologist (Hmm, only 11)


BQ3. Croupier


BQ4. ?


BQ5. Choreographer


STINKER: ?


TRICKY)  ?

An excellent round of quizzing mon ami.

Apparently, a Blacksmith only makes horseshoes, but a Farrier both makes AND fits them.


My Grandfather was a Blacksmith and he made and fitted horseshoes. Splitting hairs I suppose.
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