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Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:00 pm
A bit of a change from the usual general knowledge questions. Hope you enjoy

1. In 1984, Margaret Thatcher wrote a sketch for, and played herself in which series?

2. Which TV series features International Rescue?

3. In which town is Fawlty Towers set?

4. In Minder, name Arthur Daley's club.

5. What period drama was set at 165 Eaton Place, London?

6. What is the name of Captain Pugwash's ship?

7. Who did Reggie Perrin work for, before GROT?

8. Which Brit TV series inspired America's All In The Family?

9. Who did Ronnie Corbett play in Sorry?

10. Who played the first Doctor Who?

11. Who played Robin in Robin's Nest?

12. Sue Nicholls and Molly Weir starred in which 1980's kids' series?

13. In The New Avengers, who does Joanna Lumley play?

14. Which British soap is set in Glendarroch?

15. What did Alf Garnet call his son-in-law in Till Death Us Do Part?

16. Who did Dennis Waterman play in The Sweeney?

17. What does Rumpole of the Bailey call his wife?

18. In the TV series Porridge, what was the name of the prison?

19. Who chaired Question Time immediately before Peter Sissons?

20. In The Goon Show, who played Eccles?
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:14 pm
1.  ?

2. Thunderbirds

3. Torquay

4.  The Winchester

5.  Upstairs downstairs

6.  ?

7.   Sunshine Desserts

8.

9.  Timothy Lumsden

10.  William Hartnell

11. Richard O’Sullivan

12. ?

13.  Emma Peel?

14. Take the High Road?

15.  A Scouse git

16. Carter

17.  She who must be obeyed

18.  Slade

19. Robin Day

20. Spike  Milligan

Very good RMJ 15 correct
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:18 pm
@Admin wrote:A bit of a change from the usual general knowledge questions.  Hope you enjoy

1. In 1984, Margaret Thatcher wrote a sketch for, and played herself in which series?

2. Which TV series features International Rescue?  THUNDERBIRDS

3. In which town is Fawlty Towers set?  TORQUAY

4. In Minder, name Arthur Daley's club. THE WINCHESTER

5. What period drama was set at 165 Eaton Place, London?  UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS

6. What is the name of Captain Pugwash's ship?  THE BLACK PIG

7. Who did Reggie Perrin work for, before GROT?

8. Which Brit TV series inspired America's All In The Family?  FAMILY FORTUNES

9. Who did Ronnie Corbett play in Sorry? TIMOTHY

10. Who played the first Doctor Who?  WILLIAM HARTNELL

11. Who played Robin in Robin's Nest?   RICHARD O SULLIVAN

12. Sue Nicholls and Molly Weir starred in which 1980's kids' series?

13. In The New Avengers, who does Joanna Lumley play?  PURDEY

14. Which British soap is set in Glendarroch?  MONARCH OF THE GLEN

15. What did Alf Garnet call his son-in-law in Till Death Us Do Part?  SCOUSE GIT

16. Who did Dennis Waterman play in The Sweeney?  CARTER

17. What does Rumpole of the Bailey call his wife?

18. In the TV series Porridge, what was the name of the prison?  SLADE

19. Who chaired Question Time immediately before Peter Sissons?  ROBIN DAY

20. In The Goon Show, who played Eccles?
 HARRY SECOMBE

A grand score of 13 correct Gassey
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:44 pm
Bit thin on the ground tonight. I'll give it a bit longer before poting the answers
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:46 pm
1.
2. Thunderbirds
3. Torquay
4. The Winchester
5. Upstairs, Downstairs
6. The Black Pig
7.
8. Till Death Us Do Part
9. Timothy Lumsden
10. William Hartnell
11. Richard O Sullivan
12. Rentaghost????
13. Purdey
14. Dr Finlays Casebook
15. Scouse Git
16. George Carter
17. She Who Must Be Obeyed
18.
19. Robin Day
20. Spike Milligan.

16 correct Mrs. You'll get square eyes. Lol
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:49 pm
Sorry I'm late, motormouse is home and we have had our hands full this evening. haven't even had my tea yet. Laughing Laughing
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:08 pm
Really enjoyed that Mrs A, a bit different.

Pity it's so poorly attended.
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:27 pm
@weatherwax wrote:Sorry I'm late, motormouse is home and we have had our hands full this evening. haven't even had my tea yet. Laughing Laughing

Tell me more of what's been in your hands Shocked Very Happy Very Happy On second thoughts...
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:29 pm
@weatherwax wrote:1.
2. Thunderbirds
3. Torquay
4. The Winchester
5. Upstairs, Downstairs
6. The Black Pig
7.
8. Till Death Us Do Part
9. Timothy Lumsden
10. William Hartnell
11. Richard O Sullivan
12. Rentaghost????
13. Purdey
14. Dr Finlays Casebook
15. Scouse Git
16. George Carter
17. She Who Must Be Obeyed
18.
19. Robin Day
20. Spike Milligan.

16 correct Mrs.  You'll get square eyes.  Lol

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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:30 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:Really enjoyed that Mrs A, a bit different.

Pity it's so poorly attended.

I suppose people are busy Christmas shopping Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:45 pm
I don't know why some pf the Friday regular quizzers don't have a bash.
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Re: Admins Tues TV Quiz

on Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:10 pm
For my part I have only just seen it. Been busy.
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