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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:00
A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Quiz Night once more.
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled with your usual tipple.
Enjoy the quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19

1) Who had a 1981 hit with ‘Prince Charming’?

2) Geography, by area, what is the largest country in South America?

3) TV, in which 1970’s / 1980’s sitcom would you find the character Nurse Gladys Emmanuel?

4) Film, who played the title role in the 1989 British romantic comedy ‘Shirley Valentine’?

5) What does each star on the flag of the United States stand for?

6) Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Farfalle’?

7) Science, in Newton’s equation E = MC2 what does the ‘C’ stand for?

8 What car manufacturer makes the SUV ‘Kuga’ model?

9) Sport, what colour jacket does the winner of the US Masters Golf Tournament get?

10) History, what was the American codename for the development of the atomic bomb?

11) From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber musical does the song ‘The Music of the Night’ come?

12) Which chess piece can only move diagonally?

13) Literature, in which book do the people of Lilliput appear?

14) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to denote the letter ‘F’?

15) Film, who starred in the title role of the 1994 comedy drama ‘Forrest Gump’?

16) TV, in which 1989 sitcom did Stephen Fry play Colonel Melchett?

17) Which supergroup had a massive 1987 multi million selling album ‘The Joshua Tree’?

18) Science, what is the name of the element with the chemical symbol ‘He’?

19) Classical music, who composed the famous ‘1812 Overture’?

20) History, which one of Henry VIII's wives did he refer to as 'The Flanders Mare', his marriage lasting only 184 days before he divorced her?

21) Food and drink, ‘Gala’, ‘Pink Lady’ and ‘Golden Russet’ are types of what foodstuff?

22) Geography, which island to the south of India used to be called Ceylon?

23) Literature, who wrote the novel .Robinson Crusoe’?

24) What does a numismatist collect?

25) ♪♫ Oh, my love, my darling
I've hungered for your touch
A long, lonely time
Time goes by so slowly
And time can do so much
Are you still mine?
I need your love
I need your love
God speed your love to me♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?

BRITISH SEASIDE RESORTS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Where is Britain’s longest seaside pier?

BQ2) Where would you find the roller coaster known as the ‘Big One’?

BQ3) Near which seaside town is the limestone headland known as The Great Orms?

BQ4) In Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel, Count Dracula, in the form of a black dog, arrives at which seaside resort?

BQ5) In which seaside resort did George, Prince of Wales, later to become King George IV, build ‘The Royal Pavilion’?

STINKER) In which film franchise does the character Jar Jar Binks appear?

TRICKY) Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which European city?
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:22
1 Adam Ant
2 Brazil
3 Open all hours
4 Pauline Collins
5 A state
6 pasta
11 Phantom of the opera
12 Knight
13 Gullivers Travels
14 Foxtrot
15 Tom Hanks
17 U2
18 Helium
19 Tchaikovsky
21 Apples
22 Sri Lanka
23 Daniel Defoe
25 Coins
25 Unchained melody

Bq2 Blackpool
3 Llandudno
4 Whitby
5 Brighton

Stinker. Star Wars.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:25
@maureen wrote:1 Adam Ant
2 Brazil
3 Open all hours
4 Pauline Collins
5 A state
6 pasta
11 Phantom of the opera
12 Knight
13 Gullivers Travels
14 Foxtrot
15 Tom Hanks
17 U2
18 Helium
19 Tchaikovsky
21 Apples
22 Sri Lanka
23 Daniel Defoe
25 Coins
25 Unchained melody

Bq2 Blackpool
   3 Llandudno
   4 Whitby
   5 Brighton
 
  Stinker. Star Wars.

Evening Mo.

A really impressive 23 correct, well done you.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:26
Evening, Ray Smile
1) Adam and the Ants
2) Brazil
3) open all hours
4) Pauline Collins
5) state
6) salad
7)
8 Honda
9) green
10) fat boy
11) phantom of the opera
12) bishop
13) gulliver’s travels
14) foxtrot
15) Tom hanks
16) blackadder
17) u2
18) helium
19) Tchaikovsky
20)
21) apples
22) Indonesia
23) Daniel Defoe
24) coins
25) unchained melody

BQ1)
BQ2) Blackpool
BQ3) Llandudno
BQ4) whitby
BQ5) Brighton

STINKER) Star Wars
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:29
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1) Adam and the Ants
2) Brazil
3) open all hours
4) Pauline Collins
5) state
6) salad
7)
8 Honda
9) green
10) fat boy
11) phantom of the opera
12) bishop
13) gulliver’s travels  
14) foxtrot
15) Tom hanks
16) blackadder
17) u2
18) helium
19) Tchaikovsky
20)
21) apples
22) Indonesia
23) Daniel Defoe
24) coins
25) unchained melody

BQ1)
BQ2) Blackpool
BQ3) Llandudno
BQ4) whitby
BQ5) Brighton

STINKER) Star Wars

Evening Jo Anne.

A most excellent score of 24 correct, really well done.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:32
Thanks, Ray Smile
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:35
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Thanks JA, what a cracking round you played.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:42
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Quiz Night once more.
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled with your usual tipple.
Enjoy the quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1981 hit with ‘Prince Charming’? Adam ant

2)  Geography, by area, what is the largest country in South America? Brazil

3)  TV, in which 1970’s / 1980’s sitcom would you find the character Nurse Gladys Emmanuel? Open all hours

4)  Film, who played the title role in the 1989 British romantic comedy ‘Shirley Valentine’? Sally field?

5)  What does each star on the flag of the United States stand for? A state

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Farfalle’? Pasta

7)  Science, in Newton’s equation E = MC2 what does the ‘C’ stand for? Combustion?

8   What car manufacturer makes the SUV ‘Kuga’ model? Ford

9)  Sport, what colour jacket does the winner of the US Masters Golf Tournament get? Green

10)  History, what was the American codename for the development of the atomic bomb? Philadelphia project?

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber musical does the song ‘The Music of the Night’ come? Phantom of the opera

12)  Which chess piece can only move diagonally? Bishop

13)  Literature, in which book do the people of Lilliput appear? Gullivers travels

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to denote the letter ‘F’? Foxtrot

15)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1994 comedy drama ‘Forrest Gump’? Tom hanks

16)  TV, in which 1989 sitcom did Stephen Fry play Colonel Melchett? Blackadder goes forth?

17)  Which supergroup had a massive 1987 multi million selling album ‘The Joshua Tree’? U2

18)  Science, what is the name of the element with the chemical symbol ‘He’? Helium

19)  Classical music, who composed the famous ‘1812 Overture’? Handel?

20)  History, which one of Henry VIII's wives did he refer to as 'The Flanders Mare', his marriage lasting only 184 days before he divorced her? Catherine of Aragon?

21)  Food and drink, ‘Gala’, ‘Pink Lady’ and ‘Golden Russet’ are types of what foodstuff? Apples

22)  Geography, which island to the south of India used to be called Ceylon? Sri Lanka?

23)  Literature, who wrote the novel .Robinson Crusoe’? William Defoe?

24)  What does a numismatist collect? Coins?

25)  ♪♫ Oh, my love, my darling
             I've hungered for your touch
             A long, lonely time
             Time goes by so slowly
             And time can do so much
             Are you still mine?
              I need your love
              I need your love
              God speed your love to me♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines? Unchained melody

BRITISH SEASIDE RESORTS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Where is Britain’s longest seaside pier? Brighton?

BQ2)  Where would you find the roller coaster known as the ‘Big One’? Blackpool

BQ3)  Near which seaside town is the limestone headland known as The Great Orms? Llandudno?

BQ4)  In Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel, Count Dracula, in the form of a black dog,  arrives at which seaside resort? Whitby

BQ5)  In which seaside resort did George, Prince of Wales, later to become King George IV, build ‘The Royal Pavilion’? Brighton

STINKER)  In which film franchise does the character Jar Jar Binks appear? Star Wars

TRICKY)  Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which European city?
few tricky ones tonight Ray
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 20:52
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Quiz Night once more.
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled with your usual tipple.
Enjoy the quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1981 hit with ‘Prince Charming’? Adam ant

2)  Geography, by area, what is the largest country in South America? Brazil

3)  TV, in which 1970’s / 1980’s sitcom would you find the character Nurse Gladys Emmanuel? Open all hours

4)  Film, who played the title role in the 1989 British romantic comedy ‘Shirley Valentine’? Sally field?

5)  What does each star on the flag of the United States stand for? A state

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Farfalle’? Pasta

7)  Science, in Newton’s equation E = MC2 what does the ‘C’ stand for? Combustion?

8   What car manufacturer makes the SUV ‘Kuga’ model? Ford

9)  Sport, what colour jacket does the winner of the US Masters Golf Tournament get? Green

10)  History, what was the American codename for the development of the atomic bomb? Philadelphia project?

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber musical does the song ‘The Music of the Night’ come? Phantom of the opera

12)  Which chess piece can only move diagonally? Bishop

13)  Literature, in which book do the people of Lilliput appear? Gullivers travels

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to denote the letter ‘F’? Foxtrot

15)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1994 comedy drama ‘Forrest Gump’? Tom hanks

16)  TV, in which 1989 sitcom did Stephen Fry play Colonel Melchett? Blackadder goes forth?

17)  Which supergroup had a massive 1987 multi million selling album ‘The Joshua Tree’? U2

18)  Science, what is the name of the element with the chemical symbol ‘He’? Helium

19)  Classical music, who composed the famous ‘1812 Overture’? Handel?

20)  History, which one of Henry VIII's wives did he refer to as 'The Flanders Mare', his marriage lasting only 184 days before he divorced her? Catherine of Aragon?

21)  Food and drink, ‘Gala’, ‘Pink Lady’ and ‘Golden Russet’ are types of what foodstuff? Apples

22)  Geography, which island to the south of India used to be called Ceylon? Sri Lanka?

23)  Literature, who wrote the novel .Robinson Crusoe’? William Daniel Defoe?

24)  What does a numismatist collect? Coins?

25)  ♪♫ Oh, my love, my darling
             I've hungered for your touch
             A long, lonely time
             Time goes by so slowly
             And time can do so much
             Are you still mine?
              I need your love
              I need your love
              God speed your love to me♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines? Unchained melody

BRITISH SEASIDE RESORTS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Where is Britain’s longest seaside pier? Brighton?

BQ2)  Where would you find the roller coaster known as the ‘Big One’? Blackpool

BQ3)  Near which seaside town is the limestone headland known as The Great Orms? Llandudno?

BQ4)  In Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel, Count Dracula, in the form of a black dog,  arrives at which seaside resort? Whitby

BQ5)  In which seaside resort did George, Prince of Wales, later to become King George IV, build ‘The Royal Pavilion’? Brighton

STINKER)  In which film franchise does the character Jar Jar Binks appear? Star Wars

TRICKY)  Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which European city?
few tricky ones tonight Ray

Evening LL.

They were so tricky you got a suoer dooper score of 25 correct, well done.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 21:01
Thanks for another belter Ray. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19 709307421
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 21:07
@maureen wrote:Thanks for another belter Ray. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19 709307421

Hi ya Mo.

Thank you, you're very welcome.

You played a blinder tonight WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19 3530011831

Hopefully will see you tomorrow.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 21:15
1. Adam Ant
2. Brazil
3. Open All Hours
4. Pauline Collins
5. The States of the USA
6. A Type of Pasta
7.
8. Ford
9. Green
10. The Manhattan Project
11. Phantom of The Opera
12. The Pawn
13. Gullivers Travels
14. Foxtrot
15. Tom Hanks
16. Blackadder?????
17. U2
18. Helium
19. Tchaikovsky
20. Ann Of Cleves
21. Apples
22. Sri Lanka
23. Daniel Defoe
24. Coins (Currency)
25. Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers, Robson and Green, Among others.

Bonus Questions.
1. Southend
2. Blackpool
3. Llandudno
4. Whitby
5. Brighton

Stinker:= Star Wars
Tricky:= Dublin. 
11.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 21:42
@weatherwax wrote:1. Adam Ant
2. Brazil
3. Open All Hours
4. Pauline Collins
5. The States of the USA
6. A Type of Pasta
7.
8. Ford
9. Green
10. The Manhattan Project
11. Phantom of The Opera
12. The Pawn
13. Gullivers Travels
14. Foxtrot
15. Tom Hanks
16. Blackadder?????
17. U2
18. Helium
19. Tchaikovsky
20. Ann Of Cleves
21. Apples
22. Sri Lanka
23. Daniel Defoe
24. Coins (Currency)
25. Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers, Robson and Green, Among others.

Bonus Questions.
1. Southend
2. Blackpool
3. Llandudno
4. Whitby
5. Brighton

Stinker:= Star Wars
Tricky:= Dublin. 
11.

Evening WW.

The usual brilliant quizzing, and a super score of 30 correct, well done.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 22:00
Enjoyed that!....................WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19 4838936
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 22:03
LOL Laughing Laughing Laughing

Thank you.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 22:35
We're a bit thin on the ground again tonight.

so yours truly is having an early night and a few scoops.

I'll mark latecomers and post the answers tomorrow.

Night night.
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on Fri 19 Apr 2019, 23:54
1) Adam Ant
2) Brazil
3) Open All Hours?
5) States of the Union
7) Speed of Light
9) Green?
10) Manhattan Project
11) Phantom of the Opera
12) Queen?
13) Guilliver's Travels
14) Foxtrot
15) Tom Hanks
16) BlackAdder Goes Forth
18) Helium
19) Tchiakovsky
20) Anne of Cleves
22) Sri Lanka
23) Daniel Defoe
24) Coins

BQ1) Southend
BQ2) Blackpool Pleasure Beach
BQ3) Llandudno
BQ4) Whitby
BQ5) Brighton

Stinker - Star Wars - The Phantom Menace
Tricky - Dublin
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 00:20
1. Adam and the Ants


2. Brazil


3. Open All Hours


4. Julie Walters


5. A state


6. Suet pudding


7. Gravity?


8. Ford


9. Green


10. ?


11. Phantom of the Opera


12. Bishop


13. Gulliver's Travels


14. Foxtrot


15. Tom Hanks


16. Blackadder


17. Yes?


18. Helium


19. Tchaikovsky


20. Ann of Cleves


21. Apple


22. Sri Lanka


23. R.L. Stevenson


24. Coins


25. DAMN!


BQ1. Skegness


BQ2. Blackpool


BQ3. Scarborough


BQ4. Whitby


BQ5. Brighton


STINKER: Star Wars?


TRICKY: Dublin?
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 09:38
@AWP1983 wrote:1) Adam Ant
2) Brazil
3) Open All Hours?
5) States of the Union
7) Speed of Light
9) Green?
10) Manhattan Project
11) Phantom of the Opera
12) Queen?
13) Guilliver's Travels
14) Foxtrot
15) Tom Hanks
16) BlackAdder Goes Forth
18) Helium
19) Tchiakovsky
20) Anne of Cleves
22) Sri Lanka
23) Daniel Defoe
24) Coins

BQ1) Southend
BQ2) Blackpool Pleasure Beach
BQ3) Llandudno
BQ4) Whitby
BQ5) Brighton

Stinker - Star Wars - The Phantom Menace
Tricky - Dublin


Good morning AWP.

A most impressive 25 correct, well done.
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 09:40
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Adam and the Ants


2. Brazil


3. Open All Hours


4. Julie Walters


5. A state


6. Suet pudding


7. Gravity?


8. Ford


9. Green


10. ?


11. Phantom of the Opera


12. Bishop


13. Gulliver's Travels


14. Foxtrot


15. Tom Hanks


16. Blackadder


17. Yes?


18. Helium


19. Tchaikovsky


20. Ann of Cleves


21. Apple


22. Sri Lanka


23. R.L. Stevenson


24. Coins


25. DAMN!


BQ1. Skegness


BQ2. Blackpool


BQ3. Scarborough


BQ4. Whitby


BQ5. Brighton


STINKER:  Star Wars?


TRICKY: Dublin?

Good morning mon ami.

A most excellent 23 correct, well done you.
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 10:09
 Well done to all? last night’s / this morning’s quizzers.  

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 19-4-19  

1)  Who had a 1981 hit with ‘Prince Charming’?
 Adam and the Ants  

2)  Geography, by area, what is the largest country in South America?
Brazil  

3)  TV, in which 1970’s / 1980’s sitcom would you find the character Nurse Gladys Emmanuel?
 Open All Hours  

4)  Film, who played the title role in the 1989 British romantic comedy ‘Shirley Valentine’?
Pauline Collins    

5)  What does each star on the flag of the United States stand for?
A State  

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Farfalle’?
   Pasta

7)  Science, in Newton’s equation E = MC2 what does the ‘C’ stand for?
   The speed of light

8   What car manufacturer makes the SUV ‘Kuga’ model?
   Ford

9)  Sport, what colour jacket does the winner of the US Masters Golf Tournament get?
 Green jacket  

10)  History, what was the American codename for the development of the atomic bomb?
The Manhattan Project  

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber musical does the song ‘The Music of the Night’ come?
  The Phantom of the Opera  

12)  Which chess piece can only move diagonally?
    Bishop

13)  Literature, in which book do the people of Lilliput appear?
 Gulliver’s Travels

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to denote the letter ‘F’?
  Foxtrot 

15)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1994 comedy drama ‘Forrest Gump’?
Tom Hanks 

16)  TV, in which 1989 sitcom did Stephen Fry play Colonel Melchett?
  Blackadder Goes Forth 

17)  Which supergroup had a massive 1987 multi million selling album ‘The Joshua Tree’?
U2

18)  Science, what is the name of the element with the chemical symbol ‘He’?
Helium  

19)  Classical music, who composed the famous ‘1812 Overture’?
  Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

20)  History, which one of Henry VIII's wives did he refer to as 'The Flanders Mare', his marriage lasting only 184 days before he divorced her?
  Anne of Cleves      

21)  Food and drink, ‘Gala’, ‘Pink Lady’ and ‘Golden Russet’ are types of what foodstuff?
Apples  

22)  Geography, which island to the south of India used to be called Ceylon?
    Sri Lanka

23)  Literature, who wrote the novel .Robinson Crusoe’?
Daniel Defoe  

24)  What does a numismatist collect?
Coins  

25)  ♪♫ Oh, my love, my darling
             I've hungered for your touch
             A long, lonely time
             Time goes by so slowly
             And time can do so much
             Are you still mine?
              I need your love
              I need your love
              God speed your love to me♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?
Unchained Melody    

  BRITISH SEASIDE RESORTS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Where is Britain’s longest seaside pier?
  Southend Pier, Southend-On-Sea

BQ2)  Where would you find the roller coaster known as the ‘Big One’?
   [Blackpool (Pleasure Beach  

BQ3)  Near which seaside town is the limestone headland known as The Great Orms?
    Llandudno

BQ4)  In Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel, Count Dracula, in the form of a black dog,  arrives at which seaside resort?
 Whitby

BQ5)  In which seaside resort did George, Prince of Wales, later to become King George IV, build ‘The Royal Pavilion’?
   Brighton

STINKER)  In which film franchise does the character Jar Jar Binks appear?
   Star Wars

TRICKY)  Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which European city?
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 10:14
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Quiz Night once more.
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled with your usual tipple.
Enjoy the quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1981 hit with ‘Prince Charming’? ADAM ANT

2)  Geography, by area, what is the largest country in South America?MEXICO

3)  TV, in which 1970’s / 1980’s sitcom would you find the character Nurse Gladys Emmanuel? OPEN ALL HOURS

4)  Film, who played the title role in the 1989 British romantic comedy ‘Shirley Valentine’? PAULINE COLLINS

5)  What does each star on the flag of the United States stand for? A STATE

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Farfalle’? PASTA

7)  Science, in Newton’s equation E = MC2 what does the ‘C’ stand for? FORCE

8   What car manufacturer makes the SUV ‘Kuga’ model? SAAB

9)  Sport, what colour jacket does the winner of the US Masters Golf Tournament get? GREEN

10)  History, what was the American codename for the development of the atomic bomb?

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber musical does the song ‘The Music of the Night’ come? PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

12)  Which chess piece can only move diagonally? BISHOP

13)  Literature, in which book do the people of Lilliput appear? GULLIVERS TRAVEL

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to denote the letter ‘F’? FOXTROT

15)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1994 comedy drama ‘Forrest Gump’? TOM HANKS

16)  TV, in which 1989 sitcom did Stephen Fry play Colonel Melchett?

17)  Which supergroup had a massive 1987 multi million selling album ‘The Joshua Tree’? U2

18)  Science, what is the name of the element with the chemical symbol ‘He’? HELIUM

19)  Classical music, who composed the famous ‘1812 Overture’? TCHAICOVSKY

20)  History, which one of Henry VIII's wives did he refer to as 'The Flanders Mare', his marriage lasting only 184 days before he divorced her? ANNE OF CLEEVES

21)  Food and drink, ‘Gala’, ‘Pink Lady’ and ‘Golden Russet’ are types of what foodstuff? APPLE

22)  Geography, which island to the south of India used to be called Ceylon? SRI LANKA

23)  Literature, who wrote the novel .Robinson Crusoe’? DANIEL DEFOE

24)  What does a numismatist collect?

25)  ♪♫ Oh, my love, my darling
             I've hungered for your touch
             A long, lonely time
             Time goes by so slowly
             And time can do so much
             Are you still mine?
              I need your love
              I need your love
              God speed your love to me♪♫ UNCHAINED MELODY

From what song are those the opening lines?

BRITISH SEASIDE RESORTS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Where is Britain’s longest seaside pier? SOUTHEND

BQ2)  Where would you find the roller coaster known as the ‘Big One’? BLACKPOOL

BQ3)  Near which seaside town is the limestone headland known as The Great Orms? LLANDUDNO

BQ4)  In Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel, Count Dracula, in the form of a black dog,  arrives at which seaside resort? WHITBY

BQ5)  In which seaside resort did George, Prince of Wales, later to become King George IV, build ‘The Royal Pavilion’?

STINKER)  In which film franchise does the character Jar Jar Binks appear? STAR WARS

TRICKY)  Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which European city? DULIN




morning Ray , was at the rugby yesterday then into
the town centre for the night , hence this mornings
late quiz entry
raymyjamie
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 10:17
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Quiz Night once more.
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled with your usual tipple.
Enjoy the quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 19-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1981 hit with ‘Prince Charming’?  ADAM ANT

2)  Geography, by area, what is the largest country in South America?MEXICO

3)  TV, in which 1970’s / 1980’s sitcom would you find the character Nurse Gladys Emmanuel?  OPEN ALL HOURS

4)  Film, who played the title role in the 1989 British romantic comedy ‘Shirley Valentine’?  PAULINE COLLINS

5)  What does each star on the flag of the United States stand for?    A STATE

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Farfalle’?  PASTA

7)  Science, in Newton’s equation E = MC2 what does the ‘C’ stand for?  FORCE

8   What car manufacturer makes the SUV ‘Kuga’ model?  SAAB

9)  Sport, what colour jacket does the winner of the US Masters Golf Tournament get?  GREEN

10)  History, what was the American codename for the development of the atomic bomb?

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber musical does the song ‘The Music of the Night’ come?  PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

12)  Which chess piece can only move diagonally?  BISHOP

13)  Literature, in which book do the people of Lilliput appear?   GULLIVERS TRAVEL

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used to denote the letter ‘F’?   FOXTROT

15)  Film, who starred in the title role of the 1994 comedy drama ‘Forrest Gump’?  TOM HANKS

16)  TV, in which 1989 sitcom did Stephen Fry play Colonel Melchett?

17)  Which supergroup had a massive 1987 multi million selling album ‘The Joshua Tree’?   U2

18)  Science, what is the name of the element with the chemical symbol ‘He’?  HELIUM

19)  Classical music, who composed the famous ‘1812 Overture’?  TCHAICOVSKY

20)  History, which one of Henry VIII's wives did he refer to as 'The Flanders Mare', his marriage lasting only 184 days before he divorced her?  ANNE OF CLEEVES

21)  Food and drink, ‘Gala’, ‘Pink Lady’ and ‘Golden Russet’ are types of what foodstuff?  APPLE

22)  Geography, which island to the south of India used to be called Ceylon? SRI LANKA

23)  Literature, who wrote the novel .Robinson Crusoe’?  DANIEL DEFOE

24)  What does a numismatist collect?

25)  ♪♫ Oh, my love, my darling
             I've hungered for your touch
             A long, lonely time
             Time goes by so slowly
             And time can do so much
             Are you still mine?
              I need your love
              I need your love
              God speed your love to me♪♫    UNCHAINED MELODY

From what song are those the opening lines?

BRITISH SEASIDE RESORTS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Where is Britain’s longest seaside pier?  SOUTHEND

BQ2)  Where would you find the roller coaster known as the ‘Big One’?  BLACKPOOL

BQ3)  Near which seaside town is the limestone headland known as The Great Orms?  LLANDUDNO

BQ4)  In Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel, Count Dracula, in the form of a black dog,  arrives at which seaside resort?  WHITBY

BQ5)  In which seaside resort did George, Prince of Wales, later to become King George IV, build ‘The Royal Pavilion’?

STINKER)  In which film franchise does the character Jar Jar Binks appear? STAR WARS

TRICKY)  Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which European city?  DULIN




morning Ray , was at the rugby yesterday then into
the town centre for the night , hence this mornings
late quiz entry


Good mornng Gassey.

A most excellent 25 correct. well done.
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 11:55
Ray, so sorry I didn't manage the quiz. My lap top has been giving me trouble and it went off altogether . A lovely lad from the Philipines has just got me back on line so hopefully it will be ok now.
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on Sat 20 Apr 2019, 11:55
Ray, so sorry I didn't manage the quiz. My lap top has been giving me trouble and it went off altogether . A lovely lad from the Philipines has just got me back on line so hopefully it will be ok now.
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