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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Fri Apr 27 2018, 20:00
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A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.
A warm welcome awaits you here at the Reject’s Bar.
Order your first drink.
Get settled.
Let’s have some beltin’ brainwork.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

1) Who had a 1983 hit with ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’?

2) Geography, which two countries form the Iberian Peninsula?

3) TV, which famous singer had her shoe replaced by an army boot in a classic Morecambe and Wise sketch?

4) Film, in which 1939 film did Vivien Leigh play Scarlett O'Hara?

5) In the cartoon strip what is Andy Capp’s wife called?

6) Food and drink, what is Cornish Yarg?

7) Science, how many fluid ounces are in a pint?

8 ) What ‘prancing’ animal is shown on the logo badge of Ferrari cars?

9) Sport, which Championship football club play their home games at Bramall Lane?

10) History, which year did the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbour?

11) From which 1956 film musical does the song ‘Hello Young Lovers’ come?

12) Which world leader’s mountain retreat was The Eagle’s Nest at Berchtesgaden ?

13) Literature, the Bennett family appear in which Jane Austen novel?

14) Which member of the Royal Family did Timothy Laurence marry in 1992?

15) Film, the hit 2016 romantic musical comedy film 'La La Land' is about a couple falling in love in which US city?

16) TV, what was the name of the housekeeper in Father Ted?

17) With which singer did Elton John duet on the 1976 number one hit “Don't Go Breaking My Heart”?

18) Science, what information does the technique of ‘Carbon Dating’ aim to provide?

19) Classical music, who composed the Symphony No 9 in E Minor Op. 95, "From the New World"?

20) History, which British monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937?

21) Food and drink, what fruit is the alcoholic beverage Perry made from?

22) Geography, which city's airport is named after George Best?

23) Literature, about which otter did Henry Williamson write a 1927 novel?

24) To what animal does the adjective ‘Taurine’ refer?

25) ♪♫ When you're weary, feeling small
When tears are in your eyes, I'll dry them all
I'm on your side, oh, when times get rough
And friends just can't be found
…………………………………..................♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?


WHERE BONUS QUESTIONS

-The STINKER and TRICKY questions are also ‘WHERE’ questions tonight.

BQ1) Where in the UK would you find The Bluestones, The Slaughter Stone and Aubrey Holes?

BQ2) Where in London would you find The Whispering Galley?

BQ3) Where in the UK would you find Pike O' Stickle?

BQ4) Where in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland would you find Fingal's Cave ?

BQ5) Where in the UK would you find The Chair, Valentine's Brook and The Canal Turn?

STINKER) Film, off which island is the 1975 Steven Spielberg film 'Jaws' set?

TRICKY) Literature, Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple lives in which village?

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 10:52
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
A warm welcome awaits you here at the Reject’s Bar.
Order your first drink.
Get settled.
Let’s have some beltin’ brainwork.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

1)  Who had a 1983 hit with ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’?CINDY LAUPER

2)  Geography, which two countries form the Iberian Peninsula?SPAIN AND PORTUGAL

3)  TV, which famous singer had her shoe replaced by an army boot in a classic Morecambe and Wise sketch?  SHIRLEY BASSEY

4)  Film, in which 1939 film did Vivien Leigh play Scarlett O'Hara?  GONE WITH THE WIND

5)  In the cartoon strip what is Andy Capp’s wife called?  FLO

6)  Food and drink, what is Cornish Yarg?  ICE CREAM

7)  Science, how many fluid ounces are in a pint?  20

8 )  What ‘prancing’ animal is shown on the logo badge of Ferrari cars?  HORSE

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home games at Bramall Lane?  SHEFFIELD UNITED

10)  History, which year did the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbour?  1954

11)  From which 1956 film musical does the song ‘Hello Young Lovers’ come?  THE KING AND I

12)  Which world leader’s mountain retreat was The Eagle’s Nest at Berchtesgaden ?

13)  Literature, the Bennett family appear in which Jane Austen novel?
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
14)  Which member of the Royal Family did Timothy Laurence marry in 1992?

15)  Film, the hit 2016 romantic musical comedy film 'La La Land' is about a couple falling in love in which US city? LOS ANGELES

16)  TV, what was the name of the housekeeper in Father Ted?

17)  With which singer did Elton John duet on the 1976 number one hit “Don't Go Breaking My Heart”?  KIMI DEE

18)  Science, what information does the technique of ‘Carbon Dating’ aim to provide?  AGE OF SOMETHING

19)  Classical music, who composed the Symphony No 9 in E Minor Op. 95, "From the New World"? TCHAIKOVSKY

20)  History, which British monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937?  EDWARD V111

21)  Food and drink, what fruit is the alcoholic beverage Perry made from?  PEARS

22)  Geography, which city's airport is named after George Best?  BELFAST. ( THE BELFAST BOY )

23)  Literature, about which otter did Henry Williamson write a 1927 novel? TARKA

24)  To what animal does the adjective ‘Taurine’ refer?

25)  ♪♫ When you're weary, feeling small
           When tears are in your eyes, I'll dry them all
           I'm on your side, oh, when times get rough
           And friends just can't be found
           …………………………………..................♪♫. BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATERS  SIMON AND GARFUNKEL

What song are those the opening lines to?


WHERE BONUS QUESTIONS

-The STINKER and TRICKY questions are also ‘WHERE’ questions tonight.

BQ1)  Where in the UK would you find The Bluestones, The Slaughter Stone and Aubrey Holes?

BQ2)  Where in London would you find The Whispering Galley? HOUSE OF LORDS

BQ3)  Where in the UK would you find Pike O' Stickle?

BQ4)  Where in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland would you find Fingal's Cave ?  STAFFA

BQ5)  Where in the UK would you find The Chair, Valentine's Brook and The Canal Turn? AINTREE RACECOURSE

STINKER)  Film, off which island is the 1975 Steven Spielberg film 'Jaws' set?  AMITY

TRICKY)  Literature, Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple lives in which village?  ST MARY MEAD

MORNING RAY ,THANKS A MILLION FOR HOLDING T'QUIZ OVER
BRILLIANT QUIZ AS USUAL

Went to the new Ma Kelly's last night oop north it
used to be uncle toms cabin its really smart although
a little Americanised we were in a " booth " on the table
is reading lamp if you touch it it turns bright red and
within a seconds a waitress is at the table to take your
order. Me fingers have got blisters this morning affraid

Thank you Gassey, a really good bit of quizzing, well done.

Hope you are enjoying your break.

Uncle Tom's Cabin eh, how times have changed LOL Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 15:39
Hello Ray, sorry I’m so late! Went to Beyond Wigan Pier last night & been out today Smile

1) Cyndi Lauper
2)
3) Shirley bassey
4) Gone with the wind
5) Our Flo
6)
7) 8
8 ) Horse
9) Leeds
10) 1941
11)
12) Hitler
13) sense & sensibility
14) Princess anne
15) Los Angeles
16)
17) Kiki Dee
18) age of artefact
19)
20) Edward vii
21) pears
22) Dublin
23) tarka
24) bull
25. bridge over troubled water (Simon & Garfunkel)

BQ1)
BQ2) St. Paul’s cathedral
BQ3)
BQ4) Mill of kintyre
BQ5) aintree race course

STINKER) Long Island NJ
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 16:22
@jo anne wrote:Hello Ray, sorry I’m so late! Went to Beyond Wigan Pier last night & been out today Smile

1) Cyndi Lauper
2)
3) Shirley bassey
4) Gone with the wind
5) Our Flo
6)
7) 8
8 ) Horse
9) Leeds
10) 1941
11)
12) Hitler
13) sense & sensibility
14) Princess anne
15) Los Angeles
16)
17) Kiki Dee
18) age of artefact
19)
20) Edward viii
21) pears
22) Dublin
23) tarka
24) bull
25. bridge over troubled water (Simon & Garfunkel)

BQ1)
BQ2) St. Paul’s cathedral
BQ3)
BQ4) Mill of kintyre
BQ5) aintree race course

STINKER) Long Island NJ

A very good day to you Jo Anne.

I was just about to post the answers, so your timing is spot on.

An excellent bit of quizzing from you, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 16:26
Very well done to all the qiuizzers.

Here are the answers:-



WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 27-4-18

1) Who had a 1983 hit with ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’?
Cindi Lauper

2) Geography, which two countries form the Iberian Peninsula?
Spain and Portugal

3) TV, which famous singer had her shoe replaced by an army boot in a classic Morecambe and Wise sketch?
Shirley Bassey

4) Film, in which 1939 film did Vivien Leigh play Scarlett O'Hara?
Gone with the wind

5) In the cartoon strip what is Andy Capp’s wife called?
Flo

6) Food and drink, what is Cornish Yarg?
A semi-hard cow’s milk cheese

7) Science, how many fluid ounces are in a pint?
20

8 ) What ‘prancing’ animal is shown on the logo badge of Ferrari cars?
Prancing horse

9) Sport, which Championship football club play their home games at Bramall Lane?
Sheffield United

10) History, which year did the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbour?
1941

11) From which 1956 film musical does the song ‘Hello Young Lovers’ come?
The King and I

12) Which world leader’s mountain retreat was The Eagle’s Nest at Berchtesgaden ?
Adolph Hitler

13) Literature, the Bennett family appear in which Jane Austen novel?
Pride and Prejudice

14) Which member of the Royal Family did Timothy Laurence marry in 1992?
Princess Anne

15) Film, the hit 2016 romantic musical comedy film 'La La Land' is about a couple falling in love in which US city?
Los Angeles

16) TV, what was the name of the housekeeper in Father Ted?
Mrs Doyle

17) With which singer did Elton John duet on the 1976 number one hit “Don't Go Breaking My Heart”?
Kiki Dee

18) Science, what information does the technique of ‘Carbon Dating’ aim to provide?
The age of materials

19) Classical music, who composed the Symphony No 9 in E Minor Op. 95, "From the New World"?
Antonin Dvorak

20) History, which British monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937?
Edward VIII

21) Food and drink, what fruit is the alcoholic beverage Perry made from?
Pears

22) Geography, which city's airport is named after George Best?
Belfast

23) Literature, about which otter did Henry Williamson write a 1927 novel?
Tarka

24) To what animal does the adjective ‘Taurine’ refer?
Bull

25) ♪♫ When you're weary, feeling small
When tears are in your eyes, I'll dry them all
I'm on your side, oh, when times get rough
And friends just can't be found
…………………………………..♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?
Bridge Over Troubled Water

WHERE BONUS QUESTIONS

The STINKER and TRICKY questions are also ‘WHERE’ questions tonight.
BQ1) Where in the UK would you find The Bluestones, The Slaughter Stone and Aubrey Holes?
Stonehenge

BQ2) Where in London would you find The Whispering Galley?
St Paul 's Cathedral

BQ3) Where in the UK would you find Pike O' Stickle?
The Lake District / Cumbria

BQ4) Where in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland would you find Fingal's Cave ?
The Isle of Staffa

BQ5) Where in the UK would you find The Chair, Valentine's Brook and The Canal Turn?
Aintree Racecourse

STINKER) Film, off which island is the 1975 Steven Spielberg film 'Jaws' set?
Amity Island

TRICKY) Literature, Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple lives in which village?
St Mary Mead
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 17:05
Thanks as always, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 17:16
You're very welcome Jo Anne.

Very well played
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 17:38


1)  Who had a 1983 hit with ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’? ???????

2)  Geography, which two countries form the Iberian Peninsula? ?????

3)  TV, which famous singer had her shoe replaced by an army boot in a classic Morecambe and Wise sketch? Dame Vera Lynn

4)  Film, in which 1939 film did Vivien Leigh play Scarlett O'Hara? Gone with the Wind

5)  In the cartoon strip what is Andy Capp’s wife called? Flo

6)  Food and drink, what is Cornish Yarg? ???????????

7)  Science, how many fluid ounces are in a pint? 14

8 )  What ‘prancing’ animal is shown on the logo badge of Ferrari cars? Horse

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home games at Bramall Lane? ????

10)  History, which year did the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbour? 1941

11)  From which 1956 film musical does the song ‘Hello Young Lovers’ come?????

12)  Which world leader’s mountain retreat was The Eagle’s Nest at Berchtesgaden Herr Hitler

13)  Literature, the Bennett family appear in which Jane Austen novel? Pride & Predjudice

14)  Which member of the Royal Family did Timothy Laurence marry in 1992? [s]Prince Edward[/s] Princess Anne

15)  Film, the hit 2016 romantic musical comedy film 'La La Land' is about a couple falling in love in which US city? Hollywood

16)  TV, what was the name of the housekeeper in Father Ted? Mrs Doyle

17)  With which singer did Elton John duet on the 1976 number one hit “Don't Go Breaking My Heart”? ???

18)  Science, what information does the technique of ‘Carbon Dating’ aim to provide? The age of an item

19)  Classical music, who composed the Symphony No 9 in E Minor Op. 95, "From the New World"? Holst

20)  History, which British monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937? Edward VII

21)  Food and drink, what fruit is the alcoholic beverage Perry made from? Pears

22)  Geography, which city's airport is named after George Best? Belfast

23)  Literature, about which otter did Henry Williamson write a 1927 novel? Tarka

24)  To what animal does the adjective ‘Taurine’ refer? Bull

25)  ♪♫ When you're weary, feeling small
           When tears are in your eyes, I'll dry them all
           I'm on your side, oh, when times get rough
           And friends just can't be found
           …………………………………..................♪♫ ????????/

What song are those the opening lines to?


WHERE BONUS QUESTIONS

-The STINKER and TRICKY questions are also ‘WHERE’ questions tonight.

BQ1)  Where in the UK would you find The Bluestones, The Slaughter Stone and Aubrey Holes? Avebury

BQ2)  Where in London would you find The Whispering Galley? St Paul's cathedral

BQ3)  Where in the UK would you find Pike O' Stickle? ????????

BQ4)  Where in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland would you find Fingal's Cave ? ???????

BQ5)  Where in the UK would you find The Chair, Valentine's Brook and The Canal Turn? Aintre racecourse

STINKER)  Film, off which island is the 1975 Steven Spielberg film 'Jaws' set? Amity

TRICKY)  Literature, Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple lives in which village?





I should have attempted this one whilst under the influence of slutch, Ray. Embarassed



Thanks again.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 17:43
BLOODY HELL!

Pass the Webley.


How the hell did I get the M&W one wrong. Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 27-4-18

on Sat Apr 28 2018, 17:49
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1983 hit with ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’?   ???????

2)  Geography, which two countries form the Iberian Peninsula?   ?????

3)  TV, which famous singer had her shoe replaced by an army boot in a classic Morecambe and Wise sketch?  Dame Vera Lynn

4)  Film, in which 1939 film did Vivien Leigh play Scarlett O'Hara?  Gone with the Wind

5)  In the cartoon strip what is Andy Capp’s wife called?    Flo

6)  Food and drink, what is Cornish Yarg?   ???????????

7)  Science, how many fluid ounces are in a pint?    14

8 )  What ‘prancing’ animal is shown on the logo badge of Ferrari cars?  Horse

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home games at Bramall Lane? ????

10)  History, which year did the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbour?    1941

11)  From which 1956 film musical does the song ‘Hello Young Lovers’ come?????

12)  Which world leader’s mountain retreat was The Eagle’s Nest at Berchtesgaden   Herr Hitler

13)  Literature, the Bennett family appear in which Jane Austen novel?   Pride & Predjudice

14)  Which member of the Royal Family did Timothy Laurence marry in 1992?    [s]Prince Edward[/s]  Princess Anne

15)  Film, the hit 2016 romantic musical comedy film 'La La Land' is about a couple falling in love in which US city?  Hollywood

16)  TV, what was the name of the housekeeper in Father Ted?    Mrs Doyle

17)  With which singer did Elton John duet on the 1976 number one hit “Don't Go Breaking My Heart”? ???

18)  Science, what information does the technique of ‘Carbon Dating’ aim to provide?  The age of an item

19)  Classical music, who composed the Symphony No 9 in E Minor Op. 95, "From the New World"?   Holst

20)  History, which British monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937?   Edward VIII

21)  Food and drink, what fruit is the alcoholic beverage Perry made from?   Pears

22)  Geography, which city's airport is named after George Best?     Belfast

23)  Literature, about which otter did Henry Williamson write a 1927 novel?    Tarka

24)  To what animal does the adjective ‘Taurine’ refer?   Bull

25)  ♪♫ When you're weary, feeling small
           When tears are in your eyes, I'll dry them all
           I'm on your side, oh, when times get rough
           And friends just can't be found
           …………………………………..................♪♫    ????????/

What song are those the opening lines to?


WHERE BONUS QUESTIONS

-The STINKER and TRICKY questions are also ‘WHERE’ questions tonight.

BQ1)  Where in the UK would you find The Bluestones, The Slaughter Stone and Aubrey Holes?   Avebury

BQ2)  Where in London would you find The Whispering Galley?   St Paul's cathedral

BQ3)  Where in the UK would you find Pike O' Stickle?   ????????

BQ4)  Where in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland would you find Fingal's Cave ?  ???????

BQ5)  Where in the UK would you find The Chair, Valentine's Brook and The Canal Turn?    Aintre racecourse

STINKER)  Film, off which island is the 1975 Steven Spielberg film 'Jaws' set?    Amity

TRICKY)  Literature, Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple lives in which village.


I should have attempted this one whilst under the influence of slutch, Ray.  Embarassed LOL Laughing

Thanks again.

An excellent round Corky.


Fancy getting the M & W one wrong!!!!!!!!! Embarassed Laughing
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