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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:00
A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you all well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get comfy with that first drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

1) Who had a 1959 hit with ‘What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For’

2) Geography, which UK city is known as “Auld Reekie”?

3) TV, in the detective series ‘Sherlock’ starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, who plays Mrs Hudson?

4) Film, which 1998 film starring Tom Hanks follows a group of soldiers who go behind enemy lines to rescue a paratrooper following the Normandy Landings?

5) Which Scottish duo had the catchphrase ‘Fan-Dabby-Dozy’?

6) Food and drink, from which fish is caviar obtained?

7) Science, in anatomy, ‘Otic’ relates to which part of the huming body?

8 ) What European car manufacturer produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model?

9) Sport, which ground is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club?

10) History, in 1964, which was the first pirate radio station to start broadcasting in Britain?

11) Jodie Foster sings ‘My Name is Tallulah’ in which 1976 film musical with an all children cast?

12) Americans call it a faucet, what do the British call it?

13) Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Vanity Fair’?

14) What communication device was patented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876?

15) Film, which actress emerged from the sea in the 1962 James Bond film ‘Dr No’ wearing a white bikini and sporting a dagger?

16) TV, who is the current presenter of BBC’s quiz show ‘Mastermind’?

17) Which group had a 1977 hit with Hotel California?

18) Science, which planet in our solar system is known as ‘The Blue Planet’?

19) Classical music, who composed the 1904 opera ‘Madame Butterfly’?

20) History, what were the exact first words spoken by Neil Armstrong, shortly after he stepped onto the moon for the first time?

21) Food and drink, how are the TV chefs David Myers & Simon King better known?

22) Geography, The Suez canal was opened in 1869, which seas does it link?

23) Literature, 'Jane Eyre' was written by which Bronte sister?

24) What colour is the spot in the middle of the Japanese flag?

25) ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?


GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Chris Martin is lead singer of which famous British rock band?

BQ2) Marc Bolan was the lead singer of which band?

BQ3) Ray and Dave Davies were brothers in which 1960’s band?

BQ4) Who fronted Culture Club?

BQ5) Who was the lead singer of The Animals?

STINKER) TV, under a European Directive, what food item was Jim Hacker of ‘Yes Minister’ forced to call an ‘Emulsified High Fat Offal Tube’?

TRICKY) TV, Rhea Perlman was best known for her role as waitress Carla Tortelli in which US sitcom which ran from 1993 to 2004?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:20
1 Emile Ford
2 Edinburgh
4 Saving private Ryan
5 The Krankies
6 Sturgeon
7 The eyes
10 Rafio Caroline
12 A tap
14 The telephone
15 Ursula Andress
16 John Humpries
17 The beach boys
18 Neptune
19 Puccini
21 The hairy bikers
23 Charlotte
24 Red
25 The windmills of your mind
Bq2 T. Rex
3 The kinks
4 Boy George

Tricky...Cheers
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:24
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you all well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get comfy with that first drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

1)  Who had a 1959 hit with ‘What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For’  SMILE FORD AND THE CHECKMATES

2)  Geography, which UK city is known as “Auld Reekie”?  ABERDEEN

3)  TV, in the detective series ‘Sherlock’ starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, who plays Mrs Hudson?

4)  Film, which 1998 film starring Tom Hanks follows a group of soldiers who go behind enemy lines to rescue a paratrooper following the Normandy Landings?  SAVING PRIVATE RYAN

5)  Which Scottish duo had the catchphrase ‘Fan-Dabby-Dozy’? THE KRANKIES

6)  Food and drink, from which fish is caviar obtained?  STURGEON

7)  Science, in anatomy, ‘Otic’ relates to which part of the huming body?
EARHOLES
8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model?   RENAULT

9)  Sport, which ground is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club?

10)  History, in 1964, which was the first pirate radio station to start broadcasting in Britain?  RADIO CAROLINE

11)  Jodie Foster sings ‘My Name is Tallulah’ in which 1976 film musical with an all children cast?  BUGSY MALONE

12)  Americans call it a faucet, what do the British call it?  TAP

13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Vanity Fair’?

14)  What communication device was patented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876?  TELEPHONE

15)  Film, which actress emerged from the sea in the 1962 James Bond film  ‘Dr No’ wearing a white bikini  and sporting a dagger?  URSULA ANDRESS

16)  TV, who is the current presenter of BBC’s quiz show  ‘Mastermind’?  

17)  Which group had a 1977 hit with Hotel California?  THE EAGLES

18)  Science, which planet in our solar system is known as ‘The Blue Planet’? SATURN

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1904 opera ‘Madame Butterfly’? TCHAIKOVSKY

20)  History, what were the exact first words spoken by Neil Armstrong, shortly after he stepped onto the moon for the first time? ONE SMALL STEP FOR A MAN ONE GIANT LEAP FOR MANKIND

21)  Food and drink, how are the TV chefs David Myers & Simon King better known?  THE HAIRY BIKERS

22)  Geography, The Suez canal was opened in 1869, which seas does it link? MEDITERRANEAN AND INDIAN OCEANS

23)  Literature, 'Jane Eyre' was written by which Bronte sister?CHARLOTTE

24)  What colour is the spot in the middle of the Japanese flag?RED

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?  THE WINDMILLS OF YOUR MIND


GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Chris Martin is lead singer of which famous British rock band?  COLDPLAY

BQ2)  Marc Bolan was the lead singer of which band?  T REX

BQ3)  Ray and Dave Davies were brothers in which 1960’s band?  KINKS

BQ4)  Who fronted Culture Club?  BOY GEORGE. (GEORGE O DOWD)

BQ5)  Who was the lead singer of The Animals?ERIC BURDEN

STINKER)  TV, under a European Directive, what food item was Jim Hacker of ‘Yes Minister’ forced to call an ‘Emulsified High Fat Offal Tube’?   A  SAUSAGE

TRICKY)  TV, Rhea Perlman was best known for her role as waitress Carla Tortelli in which US sitcom which ran from 1993 to 2004?
 CHEERS


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:25
@maureen wrote:1 Emile Ford
2 Edinburgh
4 Saving private Ryan
5 The Krankies
6 Sturgeon
7 The eyes
10 Rafio Caroline
12 A tap
14 The telephone
15 Ursula Andress
16 John Humpries
17 The beach boys
18 Neptune
19 Puccini
21 The hairy bikers
23 Charlotte
24 Red
25 The windmills of your mind
Bq2 T. Rex
3 The kinks
4 Boy George

Tricky...Cheers

Evening Mo.

A really impressive 19 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:27
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you all well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get comfy with that first drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

1)  Who had a 1959 hit with ‘What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For’  SMILE FORD AND THE CHECKMATES

2)  Geography, which UK city is known as “Auld Reekie”?  ABERDEEN

3)  TV, in the detective series ‘Sherlock’ starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, who plays Mrs Hudson?

4)  Film, which 1998 film starring Tom Hanks follows a group of soldiers who go behind enemy lines to rescue a paratrooper following the Normandy Landings?  SAVING PRIVATE RYAN

5)  Which Scottish duo had the catchphrase ‘Fan-Dabby-Dozy’? THE KRANKIES

6)  Food and drink, from which fish is caviar obtained?  STURGEON

7)  Science, in anatomy, ‘Otic’ relates to which part of the huming body?
EARHOLES
8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model?   RENAULT

9)  Sport, which ground is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club?

10)  History, in 1964, which was the first pirate radio station to start broadcasting in Britain?  RADIO CAROLINE

11)  Jodie Foster sings ‘My Name is Tallulah’ in which 1976 film musical with an all children cast?  BUSY MALONE

12)  Americans call it a faucet, what do the British call it?  TAP

13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Vanity Fair’?

14)  What communication device was patented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876?  TELEPHONE

15)  Film, which actress emerged from the sea in the 1962 James Bond film  ‘Dr No’ wearing a white bikini  and sporting a dagger?  URSULA ANDRESS

16)  TV, who is the current presenter of BBC’s quiz show  ‘Mastermind’?  

17)  Which group had a 1977 hit with Hotel California?  THE EAGLES

18)  Science, which planet in our solar system is known as ‘The Blue Planet’? SATURN

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1904 opera ‘Madame Butterfly’? TCHAIKOVSKY

20)  History, what were the exact first words spoken by Neil Armstrong, shortly after he stepped onto the moon for the first time? ONE SMALL STEP FOR A MAN ONE GIANT LEAP FOR MANKIND

21)  Food and drink, how are the TV chefs David Myers & Simon King better known?  THE HAIRY BIKERS

22)  Geography, The Suez canal was opened in 1869, which seas does it link? MEDITERRANEAN AND INDIAN OCEANS

23)  Literature, 'Jane Eyre' was written by which Bronte sister?CHARLOTTE

24)  What colour is the spot in the middle of the Japanese flag?RED

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?  THE WINDMILLS OF YOUR MIND


GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Chris Martin is lead singer of which famous British rock band?  COLDPLAY

BQ2)  Marc Bolan was the lead singer of which band?  T REX

BQ3)  Ray and Dave Davies were brothers in which 1960’s band?  KINKS

BQ4)  Who fronted Culture Club?  BOY GEORGE. (GEORGE O DOWD)

BQ5)  Who was the lead singer of The Animals?ERIC BURDEN

STINKER)  TV, under a European Directive, what food item was Jim Hacker of ‘Yes Minister’ forced to call an ‘Emulsified High Fat Offal Tube’?   A  SAUSAGE

TRICKY)  TV, Rhea Perlman was best known for her role as waitress Carla Tortelli in which US sitcom which ran from 1993 to 2004?
 CHEERS

Evening Gassey.

A really super score of 24 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:35
1. Emile Ford
2. Edinburgh
3. Una Stubbs
4. Saving Private Ryan
5. The Krankies
6. Sturgeon
7. The Ear
8.
9.
10. Radio Caroline
11. Bugsy Malone (Brilliant Film. Very Happy )
12. A Tap
13. Thackeray (Tv drama of same, coming up)
14. Telephone
15. Ursula Andress
16. John Humphries
17. The Eagles
18. The Earth
19. Puccini
20. That's one small step for man, One giant leap for mankind.
21. The Hairy Bikers
22. The Mediterranean Sea and The Red Sea
23. Charlotte Bronte
24. Red
25. Windmills of your mind

Bonus Questions.
1. Coldplay
2. T Rex
3. The Kinks
4. Boy George
5. Eric Burden

Stinker:= A Sausage???
Tricky:= Cheers ??
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:37
@weatherwax wrote:1. Emile Ford
2. Edinburgh
3. Una Stubbs
4. Saving Private Ryan
5. The Krankies
6. Sturgeon
7. The Ear
8.
9.
10. Radio Caroline
11. Bugsy Malone (Brilliant Film.  Very Happy )
12. A Tap
13. Thackeray (Tv drama of same, coming up)
14. Telephone
15. Ursula Andress
16. John Humphries
17. The Eagles
18. The Earth
19. Puccini
20. That's one small step for man, One giant leap for mankind.
21. The Hairy Bikers
22. The Mediterranean Sea and The Red Sea
23. Charlotte Bronte
24. Red
25. Windmills of your mind

Bonus Questions.
1. Coldplay
2. T Rex
3. The Kinks
4. Boy George
5. Eric Burden

Stinker:= A Sausage??? YES
Tricky:= Cheers ??

Evening WW.

The usual 30 correct, you're brilliant.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:40
Not Really! As I have said before, its just that I have a weird mind that stores all sorts of facts...............Apart from Sport and Cars that is. lol!
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:40
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you all well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get comfy with that first drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

1)  Who had a 1959 hit with ‘What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For’ Max bygraves?

2)  Geography, which UK city is known as “Auld Reekie”? Glasgow?

3)  TV, in the detective series ‘Sherlock’ starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, who plays Mrs Hudson?

4)  Film, which 1998 film starring Tom Hanks follows a group of soldiers who go behind enemy lines to rescue a paratrooper following the Normandy Landings? Saving private Ryan

5)  Which Scottish duo had the catchphrase ‘Fan-Dabby-Dozy’? The krankies

6)  Food and drink, from which fish is caviar obtained? Sturgeon

7)  Science, in anatomy, ‘Otic’ relates to which part of the huming body? Eyes?

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model? Renault

9)  Sport, which ground is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club? The oval?

10)  History, in 1964, which was the first pirate radio station to start broadcasting in Britain? Radio Caroline

11)  Jodie Foster sings ‘My Name is Tallulah’ in which 1976 film musical with an all children cast? Bugsy malone

12)  Americans call it a faucet, what do the British call it? Tap

13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Vanity Fair’?

14)  What communication device was patented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876? Telephone

15)  Film, which actress emerged from the sea in the 1962 James Bond film  ‘Dr No’ wearing a white bikini  and sporting a dagger? Ursula Andres

16)  TV, who is the current presenter of BBC’s quiz show  ‘Mastermind’? John humphries  

17)  Which group had a 1977 hit with Hotel California? The eagles

18)  Science, which planet in our solar system is known as ‘The Blue Planet’? Earth

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1904 opera ‘Madame Butterfly’?

20)  History, what were the exact first words spoken by Neil Armstrong, shortly after he stepped onto the moon for the first time? One small step for man one giant leap for mankind

21)  Food and drink, how are the TV chefs David Myers & Simon King better known? The hairy bikers

22)  Geography, The Suez canal was opened in 1869, which seas does it link? Mediterranean and Red Sea?

23)  Literature, 'Jane Eyre' was written by which Bronte sister? Charlotte

24)  What colour is the spot in the middle of the Japanese flag? Red

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?


GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Chris Martin is lead singer of which famous British rock band? Cold play

BQ2)  Marc Bolan was the lead singer of which band? T. rex

BQ3)  Ray and Dave Davies were brothers in which 1960’s band? The kinks

BQ4)  Who fronted Culture Club? Boy George

BQ5)  Who was the lead singer of The Animals?

STINKER)  TV, under a European Directive, what food item was Jim Hacker of ‘Yes Minister’ forced to call an ‘Emulsified High Fat Offal Tube’?  Sausage?

TRICKY)  TV, Rhea Perlman was best known for her role as waitress Carla Tortelli in which US sitcom which ran from 1993 to 2004?

Some absolute stinkers tonight Ray.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:44
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you all well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get comfy with that first drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

1)  Who had a 1959 hit with ‘What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For’ Max bygraves?

2)  Geography, which UK city is known as “Auld Reekie”? Glasgow?

3)  TV, in the detective series ‘Sherlock’ starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, who plays Mrs Hudson?

4)  Film, which 1998 film starring Tom Hanks follows a group of soldiers who go behind enemy lines to rescue a paratrooper following the Normandy Landings? Saving private Ryan

5)  Which Scottish duo had the catchphrase ‘Fan-Dabby-Dozy’? The krankies

6)  Food and drink, from which fish is caviar obtained? Sturgeon

7)  Science, in anatomy, ‘Otic’ relates to which part of the huming body? Eyes?

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model? Renault

9)  Sport, which ground is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club? The oval?

10)  History, in 1964, which was the first pirate radio station to start broadcasting in Britain? Radio Caroline

11)  Jodie Foster sings ‘My Name is Tallulah’ in which 1976 film musical with an all children cast? Bugsy malone

12)  Americans call it a faucet, what do the British call it? Tap

13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Vanity Fair’?

14)  What communication device was patented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876? Telephone

15)  Film, which actress emerged from the sea in the 1962 James Bond film  ‘Dr No’ wearing a white bikini  and sporting a dagger? Ursula Andres

16)  TV, who is the current presenter of BBC’s quiz show  ‘Mastermind’? John humphries  

17)  Which group had a 1977 hit with Hotel California? The eagles

18)  Science, which planet in our solar system is known as ‘The Blue Planet’? Earth

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1904 opera ‘Madame Butterfly’?

20)  History, what were the exact first words spoken by Neil Armstrong, shortly after he stepped onto the moon for the first time? One small step for man one giant leap for mankind

21)  Food and drink, how are the TV chefs David Myers & Simon King better known? The hairy bikers

22)  Geography, The Suez canal was opened in 1869, which seas does it link? Mediterranean and Red Sea?

23)  Literature, 'Jane Eyre' was written by which Bronte sister? Charlotte

24)  What colour is the spot in the middle of the Japanese flag? Red

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?


GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Chris Martin is lead singer of which famous British rock band? Cold play

BQ2)  Marc Bolan was the lead singer of which band? T. rex

BQ3)  Ray and Dave Davies were brothers in which 1960’s band? The kinks

BQ4)  Who fronted Culture Club? Boy George

BQ5)  Who was the lead singer of The Animals?

STINKER)  TV, under a European Directive, what food item was Jim Hacker of ‘Yes Minister’ forced to call an ‘Emulsified High Fat Offal Tube’?  Sausage?

TRICKY)  TV, Rhea Perlman was best known for her role as waitress Carla Tortelli in which US sitcom which ran from 1993 to 2004?

Some absolute stinkers tonight Ray.

Evening LL.

An excellent 21 correct, well done.

I say this most weeks, you always say there are stinkers,

but you always get a consistently high score.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:50
Evening Ray Smile

1)
2) Glasgow
3) una Stubbs
4) Saving private Ryan
5. the krankies
6) sturgeon
7) Ear
8 ) Nissan
9)
10) Caroline
11) Bugsy malone
12. tap
13) Thackeray
14 telephone
15) Ursula Andreas
16) Humphreys
17) The Eagles
18) Earth
19) Puccini
20)
21) Hairy bikers
22)
23) Charlotte
24) Red
25. windmills of my mind
BQ1) Coldplay
BQ2) T. rex
BQ3)
BQ4) boy George
BQ5)
STINKER) Sausages
TRICKY) Cheers
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 20:50
Thanks again Ray..sorry I missed you last Friday.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 21:01
@jo anne wrote:Evening Ray Smile

1)
2) Glasgow
3) una Stubbs
4) Saving private Ryan
5. the krankies
6) sturgeon
7) Ear
8 ) Nissan
9)
10) Caroline
11) Bugsy malone
12. tap
13) Thackeray
14 telephone
15) Ursula Andreas
16) Humphreys
17) The Eagles
18) Earth
19) Puccini
20)
21) Hairy bikers
22)
23) Charlotte
24) Red
25. windmills of my mind
BQ1) Coldplay
BQ2) T. rex
BQ3)
BQ4) boy George
BQ5
STINKER) Sausages
TRICKY) Cheers

Evening Jo Anne.

A really superb score of 24 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 21:04
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray..sorry I missed you last Friday.

Cheers Mo.

Very well played tonight.

Mo, last week was last week, don't worry about it,

as you said, you thought I was on my hols still,

It was a Friday to Friday let, which is unusual.
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on Fri Jul 20 2018, 21:06
Thanks very much, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 21:10
@jo anne wrote:Thanks very much, Ray Smile

Thanks Jo Anne.

Excellent quizzing tonight, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 21:28
Evening Ray , many thanks for compareing t'quiz
its always appreciated its what Fridays are for

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on Fri Jul 20 2018, 21:31
You're very kind Gassey, thank you.

Crackin' round from you tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 21:54
For another cracking brain workout. Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 22:07
LOL Laughing

You're very welcome WW, just brilliant quizzing from you tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 23:31


1)  Who had a 1959 hit with ‘What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For’ BUGGER

2)  Geography, which UK city is known as “Auld Reekie”? Glasgow

3)  TV, in the detective series ‘Sherlock’ starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, who plays Mrs Hudson? Celia Imrie

4)  Film, which 1998 film starring Tom Hanks follows a group of soldiers who go behind enemy lines to rescue a paratrooper following the Normandy Landings? Saving Private ryan

5)  Which Scottish duo had the catchphrase ‘Fan-Dabby-Dozy’? Krankies (The)

6)  Food and drink, from which fish is caviar obtained? Sturgeon

7)  Science, in anatomy, ‘Otic’ relates to which part of the huming body? Ears

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model? Seat

9)  Sport, which ground is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club? Edgebaston

10)  History, in 1964, which was the first pirate radio station to start broadcasting in Britain? Caroline

11)  Jodie Foster sings ‘My Name is Tallulah’ in which 1976 film musical with an all children cast? Bugsy

12)  Americans call it a faucet, what do the British call it? Tap

13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Vanity Fair’?

14)  What communication device was patented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876? Telephone

15)  Film, which actress emerged from the sea in the 1962 James Bond film  ‘Dr No’ wearing a white bikini  and sporting a dagger? Ursula Andress (song 'underneath the mango tree actually sung by Diana Coupland of Bless this House fame)

16)  TV, who is the current presenter of BBC’s quiz show  ‘Mastermind’?  Jeremy Vine

17)  Which group had a 1977 hit with Hotel California? Eagles

18)  Science, which planet in our solar system is known as ‘The Blue Planet’? Earth

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1904 opera ‘Madame Butterfly’? Puccini

20)  History, what were the exact first words spoken by Neil Armstrong, shortly after he stepped onto the moon for the first time? "Don't **** off and leave me, lads"

21)  Food and drink, how are the TV chefs David Myers & Simon King better known? Hairy Bikers

22)  Geography, The Suez canal was opened in 1869, which seas does it link? Pacific Atlantic

23)  Literature, 'Jane Eyre' was written by which Bronte sister? Emily

24)  What colour is the spot in the middle of the Japanese flag? Red

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines? Windmills Of Your Mind


GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Chris Martin is lead singer of which famous British rock band? ??????

BQ2)  Marc Bolan was the lead singer of which band? T Rex

BQ3)  Ray and Dave Davies were brothers in which 1960’s band? Kinks

BQ4)  Who fronted Culture Club? Boy George

BQ5)  Who was the lead singer of The Animals? Eric Burdon

STINKER)  TV, under a European Directive, what food item was Jim Hacker of ‘Yes Minister’ forced to call an ‘Emulsified High Fat Offal Tube’?   Haggis

TRICKY)  TV, Rhea Perlman was best known for her role as waitress Carla Tortelli in which US sitcom which ran from 1993 to 2004? Cheers
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Fri Jul 20 2018, 23:38
Thanks again, Ray.

At least I got my answers in on the same day the questions went out, this week. Very Happy
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Sat Jul 21 2018, 02:04
1. Emile Ford and the Checkmates


2. Glasgow


3. ?


4. ?


5. Krankies


6. Sturgeon


7. Ear


8. Renault


9. ?


10. Caroline


11. Bugsy Malone


12. Tap


13. William Makepeace Thackeray


14. Telling Bone!


15. Ursula Undress!


16. John Humphries


17. Eagles


18. Venus


19. Puccini


20. "This is one small step for a man but it's a giant leap for mankind"


21. Hairy Bikers


22. Red and Mediterranean


23. Charlotte


24. Red


25. Windmills of Your Mind - Noel Harrison (from The Thomas Crown Affair)


BQ1. ?


BQ2. T. Rex


BQ3. Kinks


BQ4. Boy George


BQ5. Eric Burdon


STINKER: Sausage


TRICKY: Cheers
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Sat Jul 21 2018, 02:12
Love Ringy Corkspot's answer to #20!
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 20-7-18

on Sat Jul 21 2018, 09:16
4. Private Ryan
5. The Krankies
6. Sturgeon
7. Eyes
10. Caroline
12. Tap
14. Telephone
15. Ursula Andres
17. Beach Boys
18. Pluto
19 Chaikowski
20. One small step for a man
21. Hairy Bikers
22. Red and Mediteranean
24, Red

Bbq3. The Kinks
4. Boy george

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