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A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley, it’s Friday night again!!!!!!
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your favourite spot.
Let’s have a cracking quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19

1) Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’?

2) Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall?

3) TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth?

4) Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films?

5) With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`?

6) Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’?

7) Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what?

8 ) In a car, what does ABS stand for?

9) Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous?

10) History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city?
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’.

11) From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come?

12) Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle'

13) Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? .

14) What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse?

15) Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko?

16) TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’?

17) Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’?

18) Science, what metal has the chemical element Au?

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

20) History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war?

21) Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable?

22) Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country?

23) Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’?

24) Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’?

25) ♪♫ Let there be you,
Let there be me.
Let there be oysters
Under the sea.
Let there be wind,
An occasional rain.
Chile con carne,
Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines?

NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’?

BQ2) Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’?

BQ3) Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’?

BQ4) Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’?

BQ5) Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’?

STINKER) Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’?

TRICKY) In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’?
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:14
22.07

 

1)  Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’? BonnieTyler

2)  Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall? Looe

3)  TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth? Ken Morley

4)  Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films? Johnny Depp

5)  With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`? Bird watching

6)  Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’? Haddock

7)  Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what? Rock

8 )  In a car, what does ABS stand for? Automatic Braking System

9)  Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous? Boxing

10)  History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city?
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’. Bath

11)  From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come? Oklahoma

12)  Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle' Brian Epstien

13)  Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? . Merchant Of Venice

14)  What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse? Black Bess

15)  Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko? John goodman

16)  TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’? Kathy Burke

17)  Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’? Culture Club

18)  Science, what metal has the chemical element Au? Gold

19)  Classical music, who composed the music for the opera ‘Madame Butterfly’? Gilbert & Sullivan

20)  History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war? Falklands

21)  Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable? Lettuce

22)  Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country? Belgium

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’? ????

24)  Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’? AAAAGGHHHH

25)  ♪♫ Let there be you,
           Let there be me.
           Let there be oysters
           Under the sea.
           Let there be wind,
           An occasional rain.
           Chile con carne,
           Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines? Let there be love

NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’? Clive Dunn

BQ2)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’? Windsor Davies & Don Estelle

BQ3)  Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’? The Wurzels

BQ4)  Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’? St Winnifred's School Choir

BQ5)  Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’? The Scaffold

STINKER)  Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’?   Neck

TRICKY)  In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’? York
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@Corky Ringspot wrote:22.07

 

1)  Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’?  BonnieTyler

2)  Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall?  Looe

3)  TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth?   Ken Morley

4)  Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films?  Johnny Depp

5)  With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`?  Bird watching

6)  Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’?   Haddock

7)  Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what?   Rock

8 )  In a car, what does ABS stand for?  Automatic Braking System

9)  Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous?  Boxing

10)  History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city?
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’.  Bath

11)  From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come?   Oklahoma

12)  Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle'  Brian Epstien

13)  Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? .  Merchant Of Venice

14)  What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse?  Black Bess

15)  Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko?  John goodman

16)  TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’?  Kathy Burke

17)  Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’?   Culture Club

18)  Science, what metal has the chemical element Au?   Gold

19)  Classical music, who composed the music for the opera ‘Madame Butterfly’?    Gilbert & Sullivan

20)  History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war?   Falklands

21)  Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable?   Lettuce

22)  Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country?   Belgium

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’?  ????

24)  Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’?  AAAAGGHHHH

25)  ♪♫ Let there be you,
           Let there be me.
           Let there be oysters
           Under the sea.
           Let there be wind,
           An occasional rain.
           Chile con carne,
           Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines?   Let there be love

NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’?   Clive Dunn

BQ2)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’?   Windsor Davies & Don Estelle

BQ3)  Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’?  The Wurzels

BQ4)  Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’?  St Winnifred's School Choir

BQ5)  Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’?  The Scaffold

STINKER)  Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’?    Neck

TRICKY)  In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’?   York

Evening Corky.

A most impressive 24 correct, well done you.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:19
Evening Ray. Thanks as always. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19 709307421
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:23
1 Bonny Tyler
2 Truro
3 Ken Morley
4 Johnny Depp
5 Birdwatchers
6 Haddock
7 Rock
9 Boxing
10 Bath
11 Oklahoma
12 George Martin
14 Black Bess
15 Michael Douglas
17 Boy George
18 Gold
19 Puccini
20 The Falklands
21 Lettuce
22 Belgium
24 Eric Clapton?
25 Let there be love

Bq1 Clive Dunne
2Don Estelle
3 Benny Hill
5 Scaffold


Tricky...York
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:24
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Evening Ray.  Thanks as always. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19 709307421

Cheers Corky, you're very welcome.

You played a blinder.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:25
@maureen wrote:1 Bonny Tyler
2 Truro
3 Ken Morley
4 Johnny Depp
5 Birdwatchers
6 Haddock
7 Rock
9 Boxing
10 Bath
11 Oklahoma
12 George Martin
14 Black Bess
15 Michael Douglas
17 Boy George
18 Gold
19 Puccini
20 The Falklands
21 Lettuce
22 Belgium
24 Eric Clapton?
25 Let there be love

Bq1 Clive Dunne
    2Don Estelle
   3 Benny Hill
   5 Scaffold


   Tricky...York

Evening Mo.

A brilliant 25 correct, very well done indeed.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:27
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley, it’s Friday night again!!!!!!
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your favourite spot.
Let’s have a cracking quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19    

1)  Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’?BONNIE TYLER

2)  Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall? TRURO

3)  TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth? KEN MORLEY

4)  Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films?
JOHNNY DEPP
5)  With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`? BIRDWATCHING

6)  Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’?HERRING

7)  Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what? ROCKS

8 )  In a car, what does ABS stand for? ANTI LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM

9)  Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous? BOXING

10)  History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city? BATH
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’.

11)  From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come? OKLAHOMA

12)  Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle' GEORGE MARTIN

13)  Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? .

14)  What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse? BLACK BESS

15)  Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko?

16)  TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’? KATHY BURKE

17)  Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’? CULTURE CLUB (BOY GEORGE)

18)  Science, what metal has the chemical element Au? GOLD

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

20)  History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war? FALKLANDS

21)  Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable? LETTUCE

22)  Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country? NORWAY

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’?

24)  Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’? ERIC CLAPTON

25)  ♪♫ Let there be you,
           Let there be me.
           Let there be oysters
           Under the sea.
           Let there be wind,
           An occasional rain.
           Chile con carne,
           Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines?

NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS LET THERE BE LOVE

BQ1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’? CLIVE DUNN

BQ2)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’? DON ESTELLE AND WINDSOR DAVIES

BQ3)  Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’? THE WURZELS

BQ4)  Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’? ST CATHERINES SCHOOL CHOIR

BQ5)  Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’? SCAFFOLD ( PAUL McCARTNEYS BROTHER )
STINKER)  Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’? LEG 

TRICKY)  In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’? NEWCASTLE
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:29
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley, it’s Friday night again!!!!!!
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your favourite spot.
Let’s have a cracking quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19    

1)  Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’?BONNIE TYLER

2)  Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall?  TRURO

3)  TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth?    KEN MORLEY

4)  Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films?
  JOHNNY DEPP
5)  With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`?  BIRDWATCHING

6)  Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’?HERRING

7)  Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what?  ROCKS

8 )  In a car, what does ABS stand for?    ANTI LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM

9)  Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous?   BOXING

10)  History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city?    BATH
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’.

11)  From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come?   OKLAHOMA

12)  Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle'   GEORGE MARTIN

13)  Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? .

14)  What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse?   BLACK BESS

15)  Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko?

16)  TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’?  KATHY BURKE

17)  Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’?  CULTURE CLUB (BOY GEORGE)

18)  Science, what metal has the chemical element Au?  GOLD

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

20)  History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war?   FALKLANDS

21)  Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable?  LETTUCE

22)  Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country?  NORWAY

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’?

24)  Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’?  ERIC CLAPTON

25)  ♪♫ Let there be you,
           Let there be me.
           Let there be oysters
           Under the sea.
           Let there be wind,
           An occasional rain.
           Chile con carne,
           Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines?

NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS   LET THERE BE LOVE

BQ1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’?   CLIVE DUNN

BQ2)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’?  DON ESTELLE AND WINDSOR DAVIES

BQ3)  Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’?  THE WURZELS

BQ4)  Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’?  ST CATHERINES SCHOOL CHOIR

BQ5)  Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’?   SCAFFOLD    ( PAUL McCARTNEYS BROTHER )
STINKER)  Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’?     LEG 

TRICKY)  In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’?  NEWCASTLE

Evening Gassey.

A really excellent 23 correct, well done.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:32
Evening, Ray Smile
1) bonnie Tyler
2) Truro
3) Reg Holdsworth?
4) Johnny depp
5) birdwatching
6) haddock
7) rock
8 )
9) boxing
10) bath
11) seven brides for seven brothers
12) Brian Epstein
13) midsummer night’s dream
14) bess
15) Michael Douglas
16)
17) culture club
18) gold
19) Puccini
20)
21) lettuce
22) Belgium
23)
24)
25. let there be love

BQ1) Clive Dunn
BQ2) Windsor Davies & don estelle
BQ3)
BQ4) st Winifred’s Choir
BQ5) the scaffold

STINKER) knee
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:35
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1) bonnie Tyler
2) Truro
3) Reg Holdsworth?
4) Johnny depp
5) birdwatching
6) haddock
7) rock
8 )
9) boxing
10) bath
11) seven brides for seven brothers
12) Brian Epstein
13) midsummer night’s dream
14) bess
15) Michael Douglas
16)
17) culture club
18) gold
19) Puccini
20)
21) lettuce
22) Belgium
23)
24)
25. let there be love

BQ1) Clive Dunn
BQ2) Windsor Davies & don estelle
BQ3)
BQ4) st Winifred’s Choir
BQ5) the scaffold
STINKER) knee

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent 20 correct, well done you.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:44
Thanks Ray..it really rounds my Friday night up.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:44
Thanks, Ray Smile
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:45
@maureen wrote:Thanks Ray..it really rounds my Friday night up.

Awwww how lovely, thanks Mo.

You played a cracker, well done.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 20:46
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Cheers Jo Anne.

you payed a blinder, well done.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 21:04
Evening Ray , another doozer of a quiz
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 21:08
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray , another doozer of a quiz
thanks again for your time and efforts WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19 3437590732  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19 3437590732

You're very welcome Gassey.

You had a cracking round, well done.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 21:30
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley, it’s Friday night again!!!!!!
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your favourite spot.
Let’s have a cracking quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19    

1)  Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’? Bonnie Tyler

2)  Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall? Bicester?

3)  TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth? Lives in Chorley. Can’t think of his name. Ken Morley

4)  Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films? Johnny Depp

5)  With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`? Bird watching.

6)  Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’?
Haddock

7)  Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what? Rock

8 )  In a car, what does ABS stand for? Antilock breaking system

9)  Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous? Boxing

10)  History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city?
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’. Bath?

11)  From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come? 7 brides for 7 brothers?

12)  Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle' Brian Epstein

13)  Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? . Midsummer nights dream?

14)  What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse? Black Bess

15)  Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko? Michael Douglas

16)  TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’? Kathy Burke

17)  Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’? Culture club

18)  Science, what metal has the chemical element Au? Gold

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

20)  History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war? Falklands war

21)  Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable? Lettuce

22)  Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country? Belgium

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’? Jeffrey archer?

24)  Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’? Eric Clapton

25)  ♪♫ Let there be you,
           Let there be me.
           Let there be oysters
           Under the sea.
           Let there be wind,
           An occasional rain.
           Chile con carne,
           Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines? Let there be love

NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’? Clive Dunn

BQ2)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’?

BQ3)  Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’? The wurzels

BQ4)  Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’? St Winifred’s school choir

BQ5)  Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’?

STINKER)  Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’? I should know this and my minds gone blank. I’ll kick myself if I’m wrong. Is it in the pastern?

TRICKY)  In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’? Sunderland?

Some tricky ones tonight Ray.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 21:46
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley, it’s Friday night again!!!!!!
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your favourite spot.
Let’s have a cracking quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 3-5-19    

1)  Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’? Bonnie Tyler

2)  Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall? Bicester?

3)  TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth? Lives in Chorley. Can’t think of his name. Ken Morley

4)  Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films? Johnny Depp

5)  With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`? Bird watching.

6)  Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’?
Haddock

7)  Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what? Rock

8 )  In a car, what does ABS stand for? Antilock breaking system

9)  Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous? Boxing

10)  History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city?
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’. Bath?

11)  From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come? 7 brides for 7 brothers?

12)  Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle' Brian Epstein

13)  Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? . Midsummer nights dream?

14)  What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse? Black Bess

15)  Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko? Michael Douglas

16)  TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’? Kathy Burke

17)  Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’? Culture club

18)  Science, what metal has the chemical element Au? Gold

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

20)  History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war? Falklands war

21)  Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable? Lettuce

22)  Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country? Belgium

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’? Jeffrey archer?

24)  Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’? Eric Clapton

25)  ♪♫ Let there be you,
           Let there be me.
           Let there be oysters
           Under the sea.
           Let there be wind,
           An occasional rain.
           Chile con carne,
           Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines? Let there be love

NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’? Clive Dunn

BQ2)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’?

BQ3)  Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’? The wurzels

BQ4)  Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’? St Winifred’s school choir

BQ5)  Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’?

STINKER)  Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’? I should know this and my minds gone blank. I’ll kick myself if I’m wrong. Is it in the pastern?

TRICKY)  In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’? Sunderland?

Some tricky ones tonight Ray.

Evening LL.

A most impressive 24 correct, a cracking score.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 21:50
Furious with myself!

The coffin joint is just below the pastern joint.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 21:59
@Lima Lima wrote:Furious with myself!

The coffin joint is just below the pastern joint.

I'm not familiar with the pastern joint LL.

I have a much more ordinary answer which is a 'general' part

of the horse's anatomy which I can't post just yet.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 22:32
I know what the general part is Ray. I’m not going to give it away. All in the same area. I was being a bit too technical/precise for my own good.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 22:42
@Lima Lima wrote:I know what the general part is Ray. I’m not going to give it away. All in the same area. I was being a bit too technical/precise for my own good.

And you say I make things hard!!!!!! LOL.
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on Fri 3 May 2019 - 22:49
Yours truly has been sat with his laptop since 8 o’clock.
There are a few regulars still not been on, so I’ll mark
any latecomers and post the answers tomorrow.
Well done to all tonight’s quizzers.
I’m having a few scoops now, enjoy the rest of the evening.
Night night.
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on Sat 4 May 2019 - 10:02
A disappointing attendance last night.
Well done to all last nights posters.
Here are the answers :-


WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 3-5-19

1)  Who had a 1984 number one hit with ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’?
        Bonnie Tyler

2)  Geography, what is the county town of Cornwall?
           Truro (it is actually a city)

3)  TV, in Coronation St, which actor played the character Reg Holdsworth?
Ken Morley        

4)  Film, who played Captain Jack Sparrow in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series of films?
Jonny Depp      

5)  With which hobby would you associate `twitchers`?
  Bird-watching  

6)  Food and drink, which fish is smoked and cured and called ‘Finnan’?
  Haddock

7)  Science, Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic are all types of what?
       Rock

8 )  In a car, what does ABS stand for?
       Anti-lock Breaking System

9)  Sport, for what sporting activity is Lennox Lewis famous?
        Boxing

10)  History, ‘Aquae Sulis’ was the Roman name for which English city?
A clue might be the word ‘Aquae’.
  Bath

11)  From what Rodgers and Hammerstein musical does the song ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’’ come?
  Oklahoma

12)  Born in January 1925, which English record producer was often referred to as the 'fifth Beatle'
 Sir George Martin    

13)  Literature, which Shakespeare play features the character Shylock? .
   [The Merchant of Venice

14)  What was the name of Dick Turpin's horse?
   Black Bess

15)  Film, in the ‘Wall Street’ films, which actor played the central character Gordon Gekko?
       Michael Douglas

16)  TV, running from 1999 to 2001, who played the female lead Linda in the sitcom ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’?
     Kathy Burke  

17)  Who had a 1982 number one hit with ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’?
  Culture Club

18)  Science, what metal has the chemical element Au?
  Gold

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

20)  History, ‘The Battle of Goose Green’ was fought during which war?
     The Falklands War

21)  Food and drink, Arctic King, Iceberg and Little Gem are all types of which vegetable?
    Lettuce

22)  Geography, the Province of 'Flanders' is located in which European country?  
Belgium

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1976 best seller ‘Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less’?
     Jeffrey Archer

24)  Which famous guitarist’s nickname is ‘Slow Hand’?
 Eric Clapton    

25)  ♪♫ Let there be you,
           Let there be me.
           Let there be oysters
           Under the sea.
           Let there be wind,
           An occasional rain.
           Chile con carne,
           Sparkling champagne♪♫

From what 1940 popular song, a 1961 hit for Nat King Cole, are those the opening lines?
 Let There Be Love        

 NOVELTY NUMBER ONE HITS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Grandad’?
    Clive Dunne  

BQ2)  Who had a 1975 number one hit with ‘Whispering Grass’?
     Windsor Davies and Don Estelle

BQ3)  Who had a 1976 number one hit with ‘Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)’?
 The Wurzels      

BQ4)  Who had a 1980 number one hit with ‘There’s No One Quite Like Grandma’?
 St Winifred’s School Choir      

BQ5)  Who had a 1968 number one hit with ‘Lily the Pink’?
The Scaffold      

STINKER)  Where on a horse is the ‘coffin joint’?
    Foot  

TRICKY)  In which Northern city would you find the street known as ‘Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma-Gate’?
  York
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