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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 20:00
A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
Friday night has very quickly come round again.
Come on down to your favourite watering hole.
Order your favourite drink.
Have a bash at these bangin’ brainteasers.

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GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19

1) Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’?

2) Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US?

3) TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’?

4) Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?

5) In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK?

6) Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include?

7) Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’?

8 ) Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model?

9) Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport?

10) History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses?

11) From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come?

12) What does the Acronym ASDA stand for?

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’?

14) Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK?

15) Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly?

16) TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`?

17) Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’?

18) Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis?

19) Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life?

20) History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC?

21) Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food?

22) Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place?
Munich

23) Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel?

24) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’?

25) ♪♫You say you will love me
If I have to go
You'll be thinking of me
Somehow I will know
Someday when I'm lonely
Wishing you weren't so far away
Then I will remember
………………………………..♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?

UK CITIES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’?

BQ2) In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’?

BQ3) In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’?

BQ4) In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’?

BQ5) In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’?

STINKER) What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’?

TRICKY) By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known?
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2 Colorado
3 Dennis Waterman
4 Star Wars
5 1964
7 Fish
10 Crimean
11 West side story
13 Daphne De Maurier
14 Ruth Ellis
16 Magic roundabout
17 Gilbert O'Sullivan
18 Eyes
19 Beethoven
21 Beans
22 Munich
23 Great Expectations
24 Zulu

Bq 1 York
2 Liverpool
3 Edinburgh
4 Salford
5 Birmingham

Tricky..Capability Brown
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 20:23
@maureen wrote:2 Colorado
3 Dennis Waterman
4 Star Wars
5 1964
7 Fish
10 Crimean
11 West side story
13 Daphne De Maurier
14 Ruth Ellis
16 Magic roundabout
17 Gilbert O'Sullivan
18 Eyes
19 Beethoven
21 Beans
22 Munich
23 Great Expectations
24 Zulu

Bq 1 York
2 Liverpool
3 Edinburgh
4 Salford
5 Birmingham

Tricky..Capability Brown

Evening Mo.

A really super score of 21 correct, well done you..
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 20:26
Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2)
3) Dennis Waterman
4) Star Wars
5) 1972
6) cauliflower
7) jellyfish
8 )
9)
10) Crimean
11)
12)
13) daphne de maurier
14)
15) back to the future
16) the magic roundabout
17)
18) eye
19) Mozart
20)
21) beans
22. Munich
23) great expectations
24) Zulu
25) obla doo obla Dee oh how life goes on

BQ1) York
BQ2) Liverpool
BQ3) edinburgh
BQ4) Manchester
BQ5) birmingham

TRICKY) capability brown
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 20:29
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2)
3) Dennis Waterman
4) Star Wars
5) 1972
6) cauliflower
7) jellyfish
8 )
9)
10) Crimean
11)
12)
13) daphne de maurier
14)
15) back to the future
16) the magic roundabout
17)
18) eye
19) Mozart
20)
21) beans
22. Munich
23) great expectations
24) Zulu .
25) obla doo obla Dee oh how life goes on

BQ1) York
BQ2) Liverpool
BQ3) edinburgh
BQ4) Manchester
BQ5) birmingham

TRICKY) capability brown

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent score of 19 correct, welldone.
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 20:34
Thanks, Ray Smile
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 20:38
Thank you Jo Anne, very well played you.
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 20:40
Hello Ray..and thanks again , you never let us down. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 709307421
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Awww thank you Mo.

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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 21:15
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
Friday night has very quickly come round again.
Come on down to your favourite watering hole.
Order your favourite drink.
Have a bash at these bangin’ brainteasers.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19

1)  Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’?

2)  Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US? Colorado river?

3)  TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’? Dennis Waterman

4)  Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`? Star Wars

5)  In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK? 1968?

6)  Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include? Cauliflower

7)  Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’? Jelly fish

8 )  Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model? Honda

9)  Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport? Tennis

10)  History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses? Crimean?

11)  From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come? My fair lady?

12)  What does the Acronym ASDA stand for? Associated dairies

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’? Daphne de Maurier

14)  Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK? Ruth .........

15)  Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly? Back to the future

16)  TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`? Magic roundabout

17)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’? Dana?

18)  Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis? Eyes

19)  Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life? Mozart?

20)  History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC? Mark Anthony?

21)  Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food? Beans

22)  Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place? Munich! Lol

23)  Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel? Great expectations

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’? Zulu

25)  ♪♫You say you will love me
           If I have to go
           You'll be thinking of me
           Somehow I will know
           Someday when I'm lonely
           Wishing you weren't so far away
           Then I will remember
           ………………………………..♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines? We can work it out?

UK CITIES  BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’? York

BQ2)  In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’? Liverpool

BQ3)  In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’? Edinburgh

BQ4)  In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’? London?

BQ5)  In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’? Birmingham

STINKER)  What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’?

TRICKY)  By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known? Capability brown

Oh we’ve had a shocker! Some big guesses tonight Ray.
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 21:36
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
Friday night has very quickly come round again.
Come on down to your favourite watering hole.
Order your favourite drink.
Have a bash at these bangin’ brainteasers.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19

1)  Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’?

2)  Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US? Colorado river?

3)  TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’? Dennis Waterman

4)  Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`? Star Wars

5)  In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK? 1968?

6)  Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include? Cauliflower

7)  Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’? Jelly fish

8 )  Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model? Honda

9)  Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport? Tennis

10)  History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses? Crimean?

11)  From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come? My fair lady?

12)  What does the Acronym ASDA stand for? Associated dairies

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’? Daphne de Maurier

14)  Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK? Ruth .........half a tick LOL

15)  Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly? Back to the future

16)  TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`? Magic roundabout

17)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’? Dana?

18)  Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis? Eyes

19)  Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life? Mozart?

20)  History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC? Mark Anthony?

21)  Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food? Beans

22)  Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place? Munich! Lol

23)  Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel? Great expectations

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’? Zulu

25)  ♪♫You say you will love me
           If I have to go
           You'll be thinking of me
           Somehow I will know
           Someday when I'm lonely
           Wishing you weren't so far away
           Then I will remember
           ………………………………..♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines? We can work it out?

UK CITIES  BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’? York

BQ2)  In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’? Liverpool

BQ3)  In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’? Edinburgh

BQ4)  In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’? London?

BQ5)  In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’? Birmingham

STINKER)  What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’?

TRICKY)  By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known? Capability brown

Oh we’ve had a shocker!  Some big guesses tonight Ray.

Good evening LL  

They were inspired guesses then, cos you got an excellent score of 22 (and a half) correct, well done.
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on Fri Apr 12 2019, 22:31
Well, we’re very thin on the ground tonight.
I’ve been sat with my laptop since 8 o’clock, so I’m having an early night
with a few scoops.
I’ll mark latecomers and post the answers tomorrow.
Night night.

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2. Colorado
3. Dennis Waterman
4. Star Wars
5.
6.Cauliflower
7. Fish
8.
9.
10. Crimea
11. Westside Story
12. Associated Dairies
13.
14. Ruth Ellis
15, Back to the Future
16. Magic Roundabout
17.
18. Eyes
19. Motzart
20.
21. Beans
22. Munich
23.
24.
25. Things we said today

BBQ 1 Leeds
2.Manchester
3. Belfast
4.
5. Birmingham

Tricky Capability Brown
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A very good morning Marie.

An excellent round of quizzing , well done you.
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on Sat Apr 13 2019, 10:29
Well done to all? last night’s / this morning’s quizzers.
A very disappointing attendance.
I may consider taking a break.

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 12-4-19

1) Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’?
Chris Farlowe

2) Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US?
The Colorado River

3) TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’?
Dennis Waterman

4) Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?
Star Wars

5) In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK 1967

6) Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include?
Cauliflower

7) Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’?
Jellyfish

8 ) Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model?
Honda

9) Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport?
Tennis

10) History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses?
Crimean War

11) From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come?
West Side Story

12) What does the Acronym ASDA stand for
Associated Dairies

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’?
Daphne du Maurier

14) Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK
Ruth Ellis

15) Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly?
Back To The Future

16) TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`?
The Magic Roundabout

17) Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’?
Gilbert O’Sullivan

18) Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis?
The eyes

19) Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life?
Ludwig van Beethoven

20) History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC?
Julius Caesar

21) Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food?
Beans

22) Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place? Munich

23) Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel?
Great Expectations

24) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’?
Zulu

25) ♪♫You say you will love me
If I have to go
You'll be thinking of me
Somehow I will know
Someday when I'm lonely
Wishing you weren't so far away
Then I will remember
………………………………..♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?
Things we said today

[b[ UK CITIES BONUS QUESTIONS ]/b]

BQ1) In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’?
York

BQ2) In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’?
Liverpool

BQ3) In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’?
Edinburgh

BQ4) In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’?
Manchester

BQ5) In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’?
Birmingham

STINKER) What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’?
"Women and children first".
The Birkenhead Drill is a code of conduct dating from 1852, whereby the lives of women and children were to be saved first in a life-threatening situation, typically abandoning ship, when survival resources such as lifeboats were limited.

TRICKY) By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known?
Capability Brown
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Thanks a lot Ray.
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You're very welcome Marie, well played you.
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Thanks a lot Ray.
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1)  Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’? ????/

2)  Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US? Colorado

3)  TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’? D Waterman

4)  Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`? Star Wars

5)  In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK? 1969

6)  Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include? cauliflower

7)  Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’? Jellyfish

8 )  Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model? Renault

9)  Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport? Cycling

10)  History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses? Crimean

11)  From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come? ??

12)  What does the Acronym ASDA stand for? Associated Dairies

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’? ???????/

14)  Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK? Ruth Ellis

15)  Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly? Back to the future

16)  TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`? Magic Roundabout

17)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’? Gilbert O Sullivan

18)  Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis? Eyes

19)  Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life? Beethoven

20)  History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC? Adrian

21)  Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food? Beans

22)  Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place?
Munich I'd guess Munich could be right.

23)  Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel? Great Expectations

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’? Zulu

25)  ♪♫You say you will love me
           If I have to go
           You'll be thinking of me
           Somehow I will know
           Someday when I'm lonely
           Wishing you weren't so far away
           Then I will remember
           ………………………………..♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines? ???????/

UK CITIES  BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’? York

BQ2)  In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’? Liverpool

BQ3)  In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’? Edinburgh

BQ4)  In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’? Manchester

BQ5)  In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’? Birmingham

STINKER)  What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’? Women and children first.

TRICKY)  By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known? Capability Brown.
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on Sat Apr 13 2019, 18:19
Thanks again, Ray. Another belter. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 709307421 WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 709307421 WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 709307421
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on Sun Apr 14 2019, 13:22
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’?    ????/

2)  Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US?   Colorado WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

3)  TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’?  D Waterman WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

4)  Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?  Star Wars WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

5)  In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK?   1969

6)  Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include?  cauliflower WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

7)  Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’?   Jellyfish WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

8 )  Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model?    Renault

9)  Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport?   Cycling

10)  History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses?  Crimean WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

11)  From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come? ??

12)  What does the Acronym ASDA stand for?   Associated Dairies WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’?  ???????/

14)  Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK?   Ruth Ellis WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

15)  Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly?  Back to the future WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

16)  TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`?  Magic Roundabout WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

17)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’?  Gilbert O Sullivan WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

18)  Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis?   Eyes WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

19)  Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life?   Beethoven WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

20)  History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC?  Adrian

21)  Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food?   Beans WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

22)  Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place?
Munich  I'd guess Munich could be right. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

23)  Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel?   Great Expectations WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’?  Zulu WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

25)  ♪♫You say you will love me
           If I have to go
           You'll be thinking of me
           Somehow I will know
           Someday when I'm lonely
           Wishing you weren't so far away
           Then I will remember
           ………………………………..♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?  ???????/

UK CITIES  BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’?  York WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

BQ2)  In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’?  Liverpool WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

BQ3)  In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’?   Edinburgh WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

BQ4)  In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’?   Manchester WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

BQ5)  In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’?  Birmingham WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

STINKER)  What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’?  Women and children first. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

TRICKY)  By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known?  Capability Brown. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

A really first class bit of quizzing Corky, well done.
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on Sun Apr 14 2019, 19:10
Cheers Ray, thanks again. Was chuffed with the Birkenhead drill one, though don't think I'd have got it the other way round. ie Which drill does women & children etc. come from?
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on Mon Apr 15 2019, 19:13
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
Friday night has very quickly come round again.
Come on down to your favourite watering hole.
Order your favourite drink.
Have a bash at these bangin’ brainteasers.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19

1)  Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’? CHRIS FARLOWE IT WAS THE NO 1 RECORD ON THE DAY ENGLAND WON THE WORLD CUP

2)  Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US? COLORADO

3)  TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’? DENIS WATERMAN

4)  Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`? STAR WARS

5)  In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK? 1967

6)  Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include? CAULIFLOWER

7)  Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’? JELLYFISH

8 )  Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model? TOYOTA

9)  Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport? TENNIS

10)  History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses? CRIMEAN

11)  From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come THE KING AND I?

12)  What does the Acronym ASDA stand for? ASSOCIATED DAIRIES

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

14)  Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK? RUTH ELLIS

15)  Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly? BACK TO THE FUTURE

16)  TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`? MAGIC ROUNDABOUT

17)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’? GILBERT O' SULLIVAN

18)  Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis? EYES

19)  Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life? MOZART

20)  History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC? AUGUSTUS CAESAR

21)  Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food? BEANS

22)  Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place? MUNICH
Munich

23)  Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel? GREAT EXPECTATIONS

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’? ZULU

25)  ♪♫You say you will love me
           If I have to go
           You'll be thinking of me
           Somehow I will know
           Someday when I'm lonely
           Wishing you weren't so far away
           Then I will remember
           ………………………………..♪♫ THINGS WE SAID TODAY

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?

UK CITIES  BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’? LEEDS

BQ2)  In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’? LIVERPOOL

BQ3)  In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’? EDINBURGH

BQ4)  In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’? MANCHESTER

BQ5)  In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’? BIRMINGHAM

STINKER)  What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’?

TRICKY)  By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known? CAPABILITY BROWN
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on Mon Apr 15 2019, 20:02
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
Friday night has very quickly come round again.
Come on down to your favourite watering hole.
Order your favourite drink.
Have a bash at these bangin’ brainteasers.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19

1)  Who had a 1966 number one UK hit with ‘Out of Time’?   CHRIS FARLOWE   IT WAS THE NO 1 RECORD ON THE DAY ENGLAND WON THE WORLD CUP WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

2)  Geography, which river flows through the Grand Canyon in the US?   COLORADO WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

3)  TV, who sang the theme tune "I Could Be So Good for You" to the TV series ‘Minder’?  DENIS WATERMAN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

4)  Film, which 1977 film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a gal :Tick:axy far away...`?  STAR WARS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

5)  In which year did colour television transmissions start in the UK?   1967 WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

6)  Food and drink, if you saw ‘chou-fleur’ on a French menu which vegetable would the dish include?  CAULIFLOWER WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

7)  Science, what type of creature is a ‘Portuguese Man O' War’?  JELLYFISH WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

8 )  Which car manufacturer makes the compact ‘Jazz’ model?  TOYOTA

9)  Sport, ‘The Stade Roland-Garros’ in Paris is home to which sport?  TENNIS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

10)  History, in which war did Florence Nightingale lead a team of nurses?  CRIMEAN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

11)  From what 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty’ come  THE KING AND I?

12)  What does the Acronym ASDA stand for? ASSOCIATED DAIRIES WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn   ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

14)  Who was the last woman to be hanged in the UK?  RUTH ELLIS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

15)  Film, in which film franchise would you find the character Marty McFly?  BACK TO THE FUTURE WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

16)  TV, which children’s television program ended with the line `Time for bed said Zebedee`?  MAGIC ROUNDABOUT WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

17)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Clair’?  GILBERT O' SULLIVAN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

18)  Science, which part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis?  EYES   WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

19)  Classical music, which German composer (1770 – 1827) was able to write in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life?  MOZART

20)  History, which Roman General invaded England in 55BC?  AUGUSTUS CAESAR WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

21)  Food and drink, ‘borlotti’, ‘tarbais’ and ‘haricot’ are types of which food?  BEANS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

22)  Geography, in which German city does the ‘Oktoberfest’ beer festival take place?  MUNICH WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300
Munich

23)  Literature, Miss Havisham is a wealthy spinster who was jilted at the altar in which 1861 Charles Dicken’s novel?  GREAT EXPECTATIONS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to represent the letter ‘Z’?  ZULU WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

25)  ♪♫You say you will love me
           If I have to go
           You'll be thinking of me
           Somehow I will know
           Someday when I'm lonely
           Wishing you weren't so far away
           Then I will remember
           ………………………………..♪♫  THINGS WE SAID TODAY WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?

UK CITIES  BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which Yorkshire city would you find the street known as ‘The Shambles’?  LEEDS

BQ2)  In which city would you find the Catholic Cathedral affectionately known as ‘Paddy’s Wigwam’?  LIVERPOOL WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

BQ3)  In which city would you find the ‘Royal Mile’ and ‘Holyrood Palace’?  EDINBURGH WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

BQ4)  In which city would you find ‘The Whitworth Art Gallery’?  MANCHESTER WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

BQ5)  In which city would you find an area known as ‘The Bull Ring’?  BIRMINGHAM WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

STINKER)  What phrase do you associate with ‘The Birkenhead Drill’?

TRICKY)  By what name was garden designer Lancelot Brown (1716 – 1783) better known?  CAPABILITY BROWN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-4-19 154235300

A really excellent bit of quizzing Gassey, well done.
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on Mon Apr 15 2019, 22:13
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