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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:00
A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s Friday night again.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-11-18

1) Which group had a 1965 hit with ‘Tired of waiting for you’?

2) Geography, what is the largest state in the USA ?

3) TV, Peter Sallis played what character in the long running comedy ‘Last of the Summer Wine’?

4) Film, ‘You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off’ is a line from what 1969 film?

5) Who painted the most famous painting in the world, ‘The Mona Lisa’ or ‘La Gioconda’?

6) Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the Fr*nch dish ‘Pommes Dauphinoise’?

7) Science, our Solar System is located in which galaxy?

8 What car manufacturer makes the Mokka X, Grandland X and Insignia models?

9) Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at Carrow Road?

10) History, which Archduke was assassinated in Sarajevo in June 1914 and caused the outbreak of WW1?

11) From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘Feed the Birds” come?

12) What type of buildings did Don Quixote mistake for evil giants?

13) Literature, who wrote the book “Of Mice and Men”?

14) Which Bingo number is known as ‘Key of the Door’?

15) Film, Sheriff Woody Pride and Buzz Lightyear are major characters in which series of films?

16) TV, what is the name of the city in which ‘The Simpsons’ live?

17) Which two middle aged rockers recorded "Dancing in the Street" as part of the 1985 Live Aid event?

18) Science, Earth’s atmosphere is composed of 21% oxygen, 0.9% Argon and 78% of what gas?

19) Classical music, taken from his 4 act opera ‘Der Ring des Nibelungen;, who composed the piece ‘The Ride of the Valkyries’?

20) History, in 1215, which King signed the Magna Carta at Runnymede?

21) Food and drink, the drink Retsina comes from which country?

22) Geography, in which British national Park would you find Harrison Stickle and Pike O’ Stickle?

23) Literature, the Bennett family are the central characters in which Jane Austen novel?

24) Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland?

25) ♪♫ I'm not content to be with you in the daytime
Girl I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl I want to be with you all of the time♪♫

From what 1964 hit song are those the opening lines?


AUSTRALIA BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) What is the name of the surfing beach on the outskirts of Sydney?

BQ2) What is the capital of Australia?

BQ3) Which Australian soap opera is set in Erinsborough, a fictional suburb of Melbourne,?

BQ4) Perth is the capital of which Australian state?

BQ5) Paul Hogan the comedian and actor starred in a series of adverts in which he played an earthy Australian abroad in London for which drink?

STINKER) First published in 1687, which famous scientist published the ground breaking book "Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica"?

TRICKY) History, which President of the USSR encouraged the policy of Glassnost?
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:17
2) Alaska
3) Norman Clegg
4) The Italian Job
5) Leonardo da Vinci
6) Potatoes?
7) The Milky Way
10) Franz Ferdinand
11) Mary Poppins
14) 21?
15) Toy Story
16) Springfield
18) Nitrogen
19) Richard Wagner
20) King John
22) Lake District
23) Pride and Prejudice
24) St. Andrew

BQ1) Bondi Beach
BQ2) Canberra
BQ3) Neighbours
BQ4) Western Australia
BQ5) Fosters?

Stinker - Sir Isaac Newton?

Tricky - Mikhail Gorbachev
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:17
1 Kinks
3 Cleggy
4 The Italian job
5 Leonardo de Vinci
6 Potatoes
7 The Milky Way
10 Ferdinand
11 Mary Poppins
13 Steinbek
14 ..21
15 Toy story
16 Springfield
19 Wagner
20 John
21 Spain
24 Andrew
Bq1 Bondi beach
2 Canberra
3 Neighbours

Tricky..Gorbachev
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:20
@AWP1983 wrote:2) Alaska
3) Norman Clegg
4) The Italian Job
5) Leonardo da Vinci
6) Potatoes?
7) The Milky Way
10) Franz Ferdinand
11) Mary Poppins
14) 21?
15) Toy Story
16) Springfield
18) Nitrogen
19) Richard Wagner
20) King John
22) Lake District
23) Pride and Prejudice
24) St. Andrew

BQ1) Bondi Beach
BQ2) Canberra
BQ3) Neighbours
BQ4) Western Australia
BQ5) Fosters?

Stinker - Sir Isaac Newton?

Tricky - Mikhail Gorbachev


Evening AWP.

A totally brilliant 24 correct.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:21
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s Friday night again.
Come on  down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-11-18

1)  Which group had a 1965 hit with ‘Tired of waiting for you’? THE ANIMALS

2)  Geography, what is the largest state in the USA ? ALASKA

3)  TV, Peter Sallis played what character in the long running comedy ‘Last of the Summer Wine’? CLEGG

4)  Film, ‘You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off’ is a line from what 1969 film? THE ITALIAN JOB

5)  Who painted the most famous painting in the world, ‘The Mona Lisa’ or ‘La Gioconda’? LEONARDO DA VINCI

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the Fr*nch dish ‘Pommes Dauphinoise’?APPLES

7)  Science, our Solar System is located in which galaxy?   MILKY WAY

8   What car manufacturer makes the Mokka X, Grandland X and Insignia models? VAUXHALL

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at Carrow Road? NORWICH CITY

10)  History, which Archduke was assassinated in Sarajevo in June 1914 and caused the outbreak of WW1?

11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘Feed the Birds” come? MARY POPPINS

12)  What type of buildings did Don Quixote mistake for evil giants? WINDMILLS

13)  Literature, who wrote the book “Of Mice and Men”?

14)  Which Bingo number is known as ‘Key of the Door’? 21

15)  Film, Sheriff Woody Pride and Buzz Lightyear are major characters in which series of films? TOY STORY

16)  TV, what is the name of the city in which ‘The Simpsons’ live? SPRINGFIELD

17)  Which two middle aged rockers recorded "Dancing in the Street" as part of the 1985 Live Aid event? MICK JAGGER AND DAVID BOWIE

18)  Science, Earth’s atmosphere is composed of 21% oxygen, 0.9% Argon and 78% of what gas? NITROGEN

19)  Classical music, taken from his 4 act opera ‘Der Ring des Nibelungen;, who composed the piece ‘The Ride of the Valkyries’? BACH

20)  History, in 1215, which King signed the Magna Carta at Runnymede? KING JOHN

21)  Food and drink, the drink Retsina comes from which country? GREECE

22)  Geography, in which British national Park would you find Harrison Stickle and Pike O’ Stickle? LAKE DISTRICT

23)  Literature, the Bennett family are the central characters in which Jane Austen novel? PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

24)  Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland? ST ANDREW

25)  ♪♫ I'm not content to be with you in the daytime
Girl I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl I want to be with you all of the time♪♫
ALL DAY AND ALL OF THE NIGHT

From what 1964 hit song are those the opening lines?


AUSTRALIA BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  What is the name of the surfing beach on the outskirts of Sydney? BONDI BEACH

BQ2)  What is the capital of Australia? CANBERRA

BQ3)  Which Australian soap opera is set in Erinsborough, a fictional suburb of Melbourne,? HOME AND AWAY

BQ4)   Perth is the capital of which Australian state?WESTERN AUSTRALIA

BQ5)  Paul Hogan the comedian and actor starred in a series of adverts in which he played an earthy Australian abroad in London for which drink? FOSTERS

STINKER)  First published in 1687, which famous scientist published the ground breaking book "Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica"?   PLATO

TRICKY)  History, which President of the USSR encouraged the policy of Glassnost? GORBACHEV
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:22
@maureen wrote:1 Kinks
3 Cleggy
4 The Italian job
5 Leonardo de Vinci
6 Potatoes
7 The Milky Way
10 Ferdinand
11 Mary Poppins
13 Steinbek
14 ..21
15 Toy story
16 Springfield
19 Wagner
20 John
21 Spain
24 Andrew
Bq1 Bondi beach
    2 Canberra
    3 Neighbours
 
Tricky..Gorbachev

Evening Mo.
A really excellent 19 correct, very well done.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:25
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s Friday night again.
Come on  down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-11-18

1)  Which group had a 1965 hit with ‘Tired of waiting for you’?  THE ANIMALS

2)  Geography, what is the largest state in the USA ? ALASKA

3)  TV, Peter Sallis played what character in the long running comedy ‘Last of the Summer Wine’?  CLEGG

4)  Film, ‘You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off’ is a line from what 1969 film?  THE ITALIAN JOB

5)  Who painted the most famous painting in the world, ‘The Mona Lisa’ or ‘La Gioconda’?  LEONARDO DA VINCI

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the Fr*nch dish ‘Pommes Dauphinoise’?APPLES

7)  Science, our Solar System is located in which galaxy?   MILKY WAY

8   What car manufacturer makes the Mokka X, Grandland X and Insignia models?  VAUXHALL

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at Carrow Road?  NORWICH CITY

10)  History, which Archduke was assassinated in Sarajevo in June 1914 and caused the outbreak of WW1?

11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘Feed the Birds” come?  MARY POPPINS

12)  What type of buildings did Don Quixote mistake for evil giants?     WINDMILLS

13)  Literature, who wrote the book “Of Mice and Men”?

14)  Which Bingo number is known as ‘Key of the Door’?   21

15)  Film, Sheriff Woody Pride and Buzz Lightyear are major characters in which series of films?   TOY STORY

16)  TV, what is the name of the city in which ‘The Simpsons’ live?   SPRINGFIELD

17)  Which two middle aged rockers recorded "Dancing in the Street" as part of the 1985 Live Aid event?   MICK JAGGER AND DAVID BOWIE

18)  Science, Earth’s atmosphere is composed of 21% oxygen, 0.9% Argon and 78% of what gas?  NITROGEN

19)  Classical music, taken from his 4 act opera ‘Der Ring des Nibelungen;, who composed the piece ‘The Ride of the Valkyries’?  BACH

20)  History, in 1215, which King signed the Magna Carta at Runnymede?   KING JOHN

21)  Food and drink, the drink Retsina comes from which country?  GREECE

22)  Geography, in which British national Park would you find Harrison Stickle and Pike O’ Stickle?  LAKE DISTRICT

23)  Literature, the Bennett family are the central characters in which Jane Austen novel?  PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

24)  Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland?  ST ANDREW

25)  ♪♫ I'm not content to be with you in the daytime
Girl I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl I want to be with you all of the time♪♫
ALL DAY AND ALL OF THE NIGHT

From what 1964 hit song are those the opening lines?


AUSTRALIA BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  What is the name of the surfing beach on the outskirts of Sydney?  BONDI BEACH

BQ2)  What is the capital of Australia?  CANBERRA

BQ3)  Which Australian soap opera is set in Erinsborough, a fictional suburb of Melbourne,?  HOME AND AWAY

BQ4)   Perth is the capital of which Australian state?WESTERN AUSTRALIA

BQ5)  Paul Hogan the comedian and actor starred in a series of adverts in which he played an earthy Australian abroad in London for which drink?  FOSTERS

STINKER)  First published in 1687, which famous scientist published the ground breaking book "Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica"?   PLATO

TRICKY)  History, which President of the USSR encouraged the policy of Glassnost?  GORBACHEV

Evening Gassey.

A really super dooper score of 25 correct, well done.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:29
Thank you Ray cheers
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:30
Thanks Ray, you're a good un',is supper calling. Very Happy
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:30
1. The Kinks
2. Alaska ???
3. Norman Clegg
4. The Italian Job
5. Leonardo Da Vinci
6. Potatoes
7. The Milky Way
8.
9.
10. Franz Ferdinand
11. Mary Poppins
12. Windmills
13. John Steinbeck
14. 21
15. Toy Story
16. Springfield
17. David Bowie and Mick Jagger
18. Nitrogen
19. Richard Wagner
20. King John
21. Greece
22. The Lake District
23. Pride and Predjudice
24. St Andrew
25. All Day and All Of The Night   by The Kinks

Bonus Questions.
1. Bondi Beach?????
2. Canberra
3. Neighbours
4. Western Australia
5. Fosters???

Stinker:= Isaac Newton
Tricky:= Mikhail Gorbechev
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:30
@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you Ray cheers

You're very welcome AWP.

Good to see you joining in WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-11-18 3530011831 , very well played.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:31
@maureen wrote:Thanks Ray, you're a good un',is supper calling. Very Happy

Cheers Mo, very well played you.

Supper is the other half of my 'tea' which I couldn't eat.


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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:33
@weatherwax wrote:1. The Kinks
2. Alaska ???
3. Norman Clegg
4. The Italian Job
5. Leonardo Da Vinci
6. Potatoes
7. The Milky Way
8.
9.
10. Franz Ferdinand
11. Mary Poppins
12. Windmills
13. John Steinbeck
14. 21
15. Toy Story
16. Springfield
17. David Bowie and Mick Jagger
18. Nitrogen
19. Richard Wagner
20. King John
21. Greece
22. The Lake District
23. Pride and Predjudice
24. St Andrew
25. All Day and All Of The Night   by The Kinks

Bonus Questions.
1. Bondi Beach?????
2. Canberra
3. Neighbours
4. Western Australia
5. Fosters???

Stinker:= Isaac Newton
Tricky:= Mikhail Gorbechev

Evening WW.

The usual totally brilliant 30 correct, superb.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:41
Evening Ray , another grand quiz , thank you
for your time and efforts
No Blackpool this weekend so wi - fi
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:43
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray , another grand quiz , thank you
for your time and efforts
No Blackpool this weekend so wi - fi
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Thank you Gassey.

You were missed last week.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:46
Another cracker RMJ.

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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:47
Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) Alaska
3) cleggy
4) Italian job
5) leonardo davinci
6) potatoes
7)
8
9)
10) Franz Ferdinand
11) Mary poppins
12) skyscrapers
13) John Steinbeck
14) 21
15) toy story
16) Springfield
17) David Bowie, mick jagger
18) nitrogen
19)
20) John
21)
22) Lake District
23) pride and prejudice
24) Andrew
25) all day and all of the night

BQ1) bonsai
BQ2) Canberra
BQ3) neighbours
BQ4)
BQ5) crocodile Dundee, castlemaine xxxx
TRICKY) Gorbachev
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:48
@weatherwax wrote:Another cracker RMJ.

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Thank you WW.

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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:49
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) Alaska
3) cleggy
4) Italian job
5) leonardo davinci
6) potatoes
7)
8
9)
10) Franz Ferdinand
11) Mary poppins
12) skyscrapers
13) John Steinbeck
14) 21
15) toy story
16) Springfield
17) David Bowie, mick jagger
18) nitrogen
19)
20) John
21)
22) Lake District
23) pride and prejudice
24) Andrew
25) all day and all of the night

BQ1) bonsai
BQ2) Canberra
BQ3) neighbours
BQ4)
BQ5) crocodile Dundee, castlemaine xxxx
TRICKY) Gorbachev

Evening Jo Anne.

A really brilliant 21 correct, well done.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:57
Thanks, Ray Smile
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 20:58
You're very welcome Jo Anne.

Very well played.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 21:07
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s Friday night again.
Come on  down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-11-18

1)  Which group had a 1965 hit with ‘Tired of waiting for you’? The searchers?

2)  Geography, what is the largest state in the USA ? Alaska

3)  TV, Peter Sallis played what character in the long running comedy ‘Last of the Summer Wine’? Clegg

4)  Film, ‘You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off’ is a line from what 1969 film? The Italian job

5)  Who painted the most famous painting in the world, ‘The Mona Lisa’ or ‘La Gioconda’? Da Vinci

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the Fr*nch dish ‘Pommes Dauphinoise’? Potato

7)  Science, our Solar System is located in which galaxy? Milky Way

8   What car manufacturer makes the Mokka X, Grandland X and Insignia models? Vauxhall

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at Carrow Road? Norwich city

10)  History, which Archduke was assassinated in Sarajevo in June 1914 and caused the outbreak of WW1? Ferdinand

11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘Feed the Birds” come? Mary poppins

12)  What type of buildings did Don Quixote mistake for evil giants? Church?

13)  Literature, who wrote the book “Of Mice and Men”? John steinbeck

14)  Which Bingo number is known as ‘Key of the Door’? 21

15)  Film, Sheriff Woody Pride and Buzz Lightyear are major characters in which series of films? Toy story

16)  TV, what is the name of the city in which ‘The Simpsons’ live? Springfield

17)  Which two middle aged rockers recorded "Dancing in the Street" as part of the 1985 Live Aid event? Mick jagger and David Bowie

18)  Science, Earth’s atmosphere is composed of 21% oxygen, 0.9% Argon and 78% of what gas? Nitrogen

19)  Classical music, taken from his 4 act opera ‘Der Ring des Nibelungen;, who composed the piece ‘The Ride of the Valkyries’? Holst?

20)  History, in 1215, which King signed the Magna Carta at Runnymede?

21)  Food and drink, the drink Retsina comes from which country? Greece?

22)  Geography, in which British national Park would you find Harrison Stickle and Pike O’ Stickle? Brecon Beacons?

23)  Literature, the Bennett family are the central characters in which Jane Austen novel? Pride and prejudice

24)  Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland? St Andrew

25)  ♪♫ I'm not content to be with you in the daytime
Girl I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl I want to be with you all of the time♪♫

From what 1964 hit song are those the opening lines? The kinks All Day and All Of Night


AUSTRALIA BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  What is the name of the surfing beach on the outskirts of Sydney? Bondi beach

BQ2)  What is the capital of Australia? Canberra

BQ3)  Which Australian soap opera is set in Erinsborough, a fictional suburb of Melbourne,? Neighbours

BQ4)   Perth is the capital of which Australian state? New South Wales?

BQ5)  Paul Hogan the comedian and actor starred in a series of adverts in which he played an earthy Australian abroad in London for which drink? Fosters

STINKER)  First published in 1687, which famous scientist published the ground breaking book "Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica"?   Isaac Newton

TRICKY)  History, which President of the USSR encouraged the policy of Glassnost? Gorbachev
elephant

A few trickies tonight Ray
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 21:11
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s Friday night again.
Come on  down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-11-18

1)  Which group had a 1965 hit with ‘Tired of waiting for you’? The searchers?

2)  Geography, what is the largest state in the USA ? Alaska

3)  TV, Peter Sallis played what character in the long running comedy ‘Last of the Summer Wine’? Clegg

4)  Film, ‘You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off’ is a line from what 1969 film? The Italian job

5)  Who painted the most famous painting in the world, ‘The Mona Lisa’ or ‘La Gioconda’? Da Vinci

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the Fr*nch dish ‘Pommes Dauphinoise’? Potato

7)  Science, our Solar System is located in which galaxy? Milky Way

8   What car manufacturer makes the Mokka X, Grandland X and Insignia models? Vauxhall

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at Carrow Road? Norwich city

10)  History, which Archduke was assassinated in Sarajevo in June 1914 and caused the outbreak of WW1? Ferdinand

11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘Feed the Birds” come? Mary poppins

12)  What type of buildings did Don Quixote mistake for evil giants? Church?

13)  Literature, who wrote the book “Of Mice and Men”? John steinbeck

14)  Which Bingo number is known as ‘Key of the Door’? 21

15)  Film, Sheriff Woody Pride and Buzz Lightyear are major characters in which series of films? Toy story

16)  TV, what is the name of the city in which ‘The Simpsons’ live? Springfield

17)  Which two middle aged rockers recorded "Dancing in the Street" as part of the 1985 Live Aid event? Mick jagger and David Bowie

18)  Science, Earth’s atmosphere is composed of 21% oxygen, 0.9% Argon and 78% of what gas? Nitrogen

19)  Classical music, taken from his 4 act opera ‘Der Ring des Nibelungen;, who composed the piece ‘The Ride of the Valkyries’? Holst?

20)  History, in 1215, which King signed the Magna Carta at Runnymede?

21)  Food and drink, the drink Retsina comes from which country? Greece?

22)  Geography, in which British national Park would you find Harrison Stickle and Pike O’ Stickle? Brecon Beacons?

23)  Literature, the Bennett family are the central characters in which Jane Austen novel? Pride and prejudice

24)  Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland? St Andrew

25)  ♪♫ I'm not content to be with you in the daytime
Girl I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl I want to be with you all of the time♪♫

From what 1964 hit song are those the opening lines? The kinks All Day and All Of Night


AUSTRALIA BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  What is the name of the surfing beach on the outskirts of Sydney? Bondi beach

BQ2)  What is the capital of Australia? Canberra

BQ3)  Which Australian soap opera is set in Erinsborough, a fictional suburb of Melbourne,? Neighbours

BQ4)   Perth is the capital of which Australian state? New South Wales?

BQ5)  Paul Hogan the comedian and actor starred in a series of adverts in which he played an earthy Australian abroad in London for which drink? Fosters

STINKER)  First published in 1687, which famous scientist published the ground breaking book "Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica"?   Isaac Newton

TRICKY)  History, which President of the USSR encouraged the policy of Glassnost? Gorbachev
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A few trickies tonight Ray

Evening LL.
A really impressive 26 correct, very well done.

You've been missed this last week or so.
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on Fri Nov 16 2018, 21:31
I’m disappointed in myself. I should’ve known the first answer was the kinks. My dad hated the kinks with a passion. He was a small faces fan.
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on Sat Nov 17 2018, 08:46
2. Texas
3. Cleggie
4. Italian Job
5. Michael Angelo
6. Potato
9. Norwich
10. Ferdinand
14. 21
15. Mick Jagger and ?
18. Nitrogen
20. King John
21. Spain
23. Pride and Prejudice
24. Andrew

bbq 2. Canberra
3. Neighbours
5. Fosters

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