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A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once more.
Get settled in your favourite seat.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.
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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 7-6-19

1) Who had a 1963 number one hit with the double ‘A’ side ‘The Next Time / Bachelor Boy’

2) Geography, which river separates Cornwall from Devon?

3) TV, who played Rene Artois in the WW2 comedy `Allo Allo`?

4) Film, who played the title role in David Lean’s 1965 film ‘Doctor Zhivago’?

5) ‘Porcine’ is the descriptive adjective of which animal?

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

7) Science, which planet in our solar system is farthest from the sun?

8 ) In relation to cars, what does the acronym ‘SUV’ mean?

9) Sport, which British athlete won gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres in the Summer Olympics in 2016?

10) History, from which country did Algeria gain independence on 5th July 1962?

11) From what 1964 Walt Disney film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’come?

12) Larry Adler was famous for playing what instrument?

13) Literature, who created the children’s character Noddy?

14) How many cents are there in a US nickel?

15) Film, what is the name of the 1985 film starring Harrison Ford as Detective John Book who is charged with protecting a young Amish boy?

16) TV, on which comedy show might you have seen Statler and Waldorf?

17) Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Davy Jones, and Peter Tork were members of which 1960’s pop group?

18) Science, the MMR vaccine protects against which three diseases?

19) Classical music, who wrote the opera ‘Die Zauberflöte’, in English, ‘The Magic Flute’?

20) History, how was New York known prior to 1664?

21) Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe?

22) Geography, ‘Uluru’ is the Aboriginal name for which well known Australian geographical feature?

23) Literature, what was the name of the 1936 novel by Daphne Du Maurier about Cornish shipwreckers?

24) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘N’?

25) ♪♫ Come all without, come all within
You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * * * * * * *
Come all without, come all within
You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * * * * * * *♪♫

Fill in the missing words for the title of this Manfred Mann song

POP HITS BY COMEDIANS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Which comedian had the massive-selling 1965 hit ‘Tears’?

BQ2) Which comedian had a novelty hit with ‘My Boomerang Won’t Come Back’?

BQ3) Which comedy actor had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Granddad’?

BQ4) From the 1979 film ‘Life of Brian’, which comedy actor wrote and sang the song ’Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’?

BQ5) Which comedian had a 1975 number one hit with ‘D.I.V.O.R.C.E.

STINKER) What is the chemical symbol for Potassium?

TRICKY) In the TV sitcom ‘The Good Life’, what was the surname of Tom and Barbara Good’s next door neighbours Margo and Jerry?
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1)  Who had a 1963 number one hit with the double ‘A’ side ‘The Next Time / Bachelor Boy’ Cliff Richard

2)  Geography, which river separates Cornwall from Devon? Tamar

3)  TV, who played Rene Artois in the WW2 comedy `Allo Allo`? Gordon Kaye

4)  Film, who played the title role in David Lean’s 1965 film ‘Doctor Zhivago’? Omar Sharif

5)  ‘Porcine’ is the descriptive adjective of which animal? Pig

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

7)  Science, which planet in our solar system is farthest from the sun? Pluto

8 )  In relation to cars, what does the acronym ‘SUV’ mean? Sport Utility Vehicle

9)  Sport, which British athlete won gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres in the Summer Olympics in 2016? Red Rum

10)  History, from which country did Algeria gain independence on 5th July 1962? France

11)  From what 1964 Walt Disney film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’come? Mary Poppins

12)  Larry Adler was famous for playing what instrument? Guitar

13)  Literature, who created the children’s character Noddy? Enid Blyton

14)  How many cents are there in a US nickel? 25

15)  Film, what is the name of the 1985 film starring Harrison Ford as Detective John Book who is charged with protecting a young Amish boy? ??????

16)  TV, on which comedy show might you have seen Statler and Waldorf? Muppet Show

17)  Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Davy Jones, and Peter Tork  were members of which 1960’s pop group? Monkees

18)  Science, the MMR vaccine protects against which three diseases? Measels, Mumps, & Rubella

19)  Classical music, who wrote the opera ‘Die Zauberflöte’, in English, ‘The Magic Flute’? Handel

20)  History, how was New York known prior to 1664? New Amsterdam

21)  Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe? Green

22)  Geography, ‘Uluru’ is the Aboriginal name for which well known Australian geographical feature? Ayre's Rock

23)  Literature, what was the name of the 1936 novel by Daphne Du Maurier about Cornish shipwreckers? Moonraker

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘N’? November

25)  ♪♫ Come all without, come all within
             You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * *    * * * * *
              Come all without, come all within
              You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * *    * * * * *♪♫

Fill in the missing words for the title of this Manfred Mann song Mighty Quinn

POP HITS BY COMEDIANS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which comedian had the massive-selling 1965 hit ‘Tears’? Ken Dodd

BQ2)  Which comedian had a novelty hit with ‘My Boomerang Won’t Come Back’? Charlie Drake

BQ3)  Which comedy actor had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Granddad’? Clive dunn

BQ4)  From the 1979 film ‘Life of Brian’, which comedy actor wrote and sang the song ’Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’? Erik Idle

BQ5)  Which comedian had a 1975 number one hit with ‘D.I.V.O.R.C.E.

STINKER)  What is the chemical symbol for Potassium? K

TRICKY)  In the TV sitcom ‘The Good Life’, what was the surname of Tom and Barbara Good’s next door neighbours Margo and Jerry? Leadbetter
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:06
Cack DIVORCE - Dolly Parton
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:10
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1963 number one hit with the double ‘A’ side ‘The Next Time / Bachelor Boy’  Cliff Richard

2)  Geography, which river separates Cornwall from Devon?  Tamar

3)  TV, who played Rene Artois in the WW2 comedy `Allo Allo`? Gordon Kaye

4)  Film, who played the title role in David Lean’s 1965 film ‘Doctor Zhivago’?  Omar Sharif

5)  ‘Porcine’ is the descriptive adjective of which animal?   Pig

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

7)  Science, which planet in our solar system is farthest from the sun?  Pluto

8 )  In relation to cars, what does the acronym ‘SUV’ mean?  Sport Utility Vehicle

9)  Sport, which British athlete won gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres in the Summer Olympics in 2016?   Red Rum

10)  History, from which country did Algeria gain independence on 5th July 1962?   France

11)  From what 1964 Walt Disney film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’come?  Mary Poppins

12)  Larry Adler was famous for playing what instrument?   Guitar

13)  Literature, who created the children’s character Noddy?   Enid Blyton

14)  How many cents are there in a US nickel?  25

15)  Film, what is the name of the 1985 film starring Harrison Ford as Detective John Book who is charged with protecting a young Amish boy?  ??????

16)  TV, on which comedy show might you have seen Statler and Waldorf?  Muppet Show

17)  Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Davy Jones, and Peter Tork  were members of which 1960’s pop group?  Monkees

18)  Science, the MMR vaccine protects against which three diseases?   Measels, Mumps, & Rubella

19)  Classical music, who wrote the opera ‘Die Zauberflöte’, in English, ‘The Magic Flute’?  Handel

20)  History, how was New York known prior to 1664?  New Amsterdam

21)  Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe?  Green

22)  Geography, ‘Uluru’ is the Aboriginal name for which well known Australian geographical feature?  Ayre's Rock

23)  Literature, what was the name of the 1936 novel by Daphne Du Maurier about Cornish shipwreckers?  Moonraker

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘N’?  November

25)  ♪♫ Come all without, come all within
             You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * *    * * * * *
              Come all without, come all within
              You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * *    * * * * *♪♫

Fill in the missing words for the title of this Manfred Mann song   Mighty Quinn

POP HITS BY COMEDIANS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which comedian had the massive-selling 1965 hit ‘Tears’?  Ken Dodd

BQ2)  Which comedian had a novelty hit with ‘My Boomerang Won’t Come Back’?    Charlie Drake

BQ3)  Which comedy actor had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Granddad’?  Clive dunn

BQ4)  From the 1979 film ‘Life of Brian’, which comedy actor wrote and sang the song ’Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’?   Erik Idle

BQ5)  Which comedian had a 1975 number one hit with ‘D.I.V.O.R.C.E.

STINKER)  What is the chemical symbol for Potassium?   K

TRICKY)  In the TV sitcom ‘The Good Life’, what was the surname of Tom and Barbara Good’s next door neighbours Margo and Jerry?  Leadbetter

Evening Corky.

A cracking 24 correct, really well done, can't believe how fast you answered.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:12
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Cack DIVORCE -  Dolly Parton

Sorry Corky, it was covered by a comedian (maybe North of the border).
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Cheers Ray. Thanks again for another great quiz. I had to google half of them, or I'd have finished sooner. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 7-6-19 2407571070 Very Happy
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:15
@raymyjamie wrote:
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Cack DIVORCE -  Dolly Parton

Sorry Corky, it was covered by a comedian (maybe North of the border).



Double cack. Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed


Too busy rushing. As I posted my answers, I aw I'd missed one. Brainfart- of course it was TBY. Very Happy
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@Corky Ringspot wrote:Cheers Ray.  Thanks again for another great quiz.  I had to google half of them, or I'd have finished sooner. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 7-6-19 2407571070 Very Happy

LOL Laughing

Thanks Corks.

I'ts fairly obvious from your post, that you barely had time to type them.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:19
"Too busy rushing. As I posted my answers, I aw I'd missed one. Brainfart- of course it was TBY. "

Spot on WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 7-6-19 3530011831
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1 Cliff Richards
3 Gordon Kaye
4 Omar Sharif
5 Pigs
6 Cheese
7Jupiter
10 France
11 Mary Poppins
12 Harmonica
14..10
16 The Muppets
17 The Monkees
18 Measles,mumps and rubella
19 Mozart
20 New England
21 Green
22 Aryes Rock
24 November
25 Mighty quinn

Bq1 Ken Dodd
2 Charlie Drake
3 Clive Dunne
4 Eric Idle

Stinker...K
Tricky Leadbetter.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:29
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once more.
Get settled in your favourite seat.
Let’s have a cracker of a quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 7-6-19

1)  Who had a 1963 number one hit with the double ‘A’ side ‘The Next Time / Bachelor Boy’ CLIFF RICHARD

2)  Geography, which river separates Cornwall from Devon?

3)  TV, who played Rene Artois in the WW2 comedy `Allo Allo`? GORDON KAYE

4)  Film, who played the title role in David Lean’s 1965 film ‘Doctor Zhivago’? OMAR SHARIFF

5)  ‘Porcine’ is the descriptive adjective of which animal? PIG

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

7)  Science, which planet in our solar system is farthest from the sun? PLUTO

8 )  In relation to cars, what does the acronym ‘SUV’ mean? SPORT UTILITY VEHICLE

9)  Sport, which British athlete won gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres in the Summer Olympics in 2016?

10)  History, from which country did Algeria gain independence on 5th July 1962?

11)  From what 1964 Walt Disney film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’come? MARY POPPINS

12)  Larry Adler was famous for playing what instrument? PIANO

13)  Literature, who created the children’s character Noddy? ENID BLYTON

14)  How many cents are there in a US nickel? FIVE

15)  Film, what is the name of the 1985 film starring Harrison Ford as Detective John Book who is charged with protecting a young Amish boy? WITNESS

16)  TV, on which comedy show might you have seen Statler and Waldorf? MUPPET SHOW

17)  Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Davy Jones, and Peter Tork  were members of which 1960’s pop group? THE MONKEES

18)  Science, the MMR vaccine protects against which three diseases? MEASLES , MUMPS <,AND RUBELLA

19)  Classical music, who wrote the opera ‘Die Zauberflöte’, in English, ‘The Magic Flute’? MOZART

20)  History, how was New York known prior to 1664?

21)  Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe? GREEN

22)  Geography, ‘Uluru’ is the Aboriginal name for which well known Australian geographical feature? AYRES ROCK

23)  Literature, what was the name of the 1936 novel by Daphne Du Maurier about Cornish shipwreckers? JAMAICA INN

24)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘N’? NOVEMBER

25)  ♪♫ Come all without, come all within
             You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * *    * * * * *
              Come all without, come all within
              You'll not see nothing like the MIGHTY QUINN♪





Fill in the missing words for the title of this Manfred Mann song

POP HITS BY COMEDIANS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which comedian had the massive-selling 1965 hit ‘Tears’? KEN DODD

BQ2)  Which comedian had a novelty hit with ‘My Boomerang Won’t Come Back’? CHARLIE DRAKE

BQ3)  Which comedy actor had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Granddad’? CLIVE DUNN

BQ4)  From the 1979 film ‘Life of Brian’, which comedy actor wrote and sang the song ’Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’? ERIC IDLE

BQ5)  Which comedian had a 1975 number one hit with ‘D.I.V.O.R.C.E. BILLY CONNOLLY

STINKER)  What is the chemical symbol for Potassium?

TRICKY)  In the TV sitcom ‘The Good Life’, what was the surname of Tom and Barbara Good’s next door neighbours Margo and Jerry? LEADBETTER
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:30
@maureen wrote:1 Cliff Richards
3 Gordon Kaye
4 Omar Sharif
5 Pigs
6 Cheese
7Jupiter
10 France
11 Mary Poppins
12 Harmonica
14..10
16 The Muppets
17 The Monkees
18 Measles,mumps and rubella
19 Mozart
20 New England
21 Green
22 Aryes Rock
24 November
25 Mighty quinn

Bq1 Ken Dodd
    2 Charlie Drake
    3 Clive Dunne
    4 Eric Idle

   Stinker...K
   Tricky Leadbetter.

Evening Mo.

A really excellent 22 correct, well done.
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1) Cliff Richard
2) River Tamar 
5) Pig
6) Cheese
7) Neptune
8 ) Sports Utility Vehicle
9) Mo Farah?
10) France
11) Mary Poppins
13) Enid Blyton
15) Witness
16) The Muppet Show
18) Measles, Mumps and Rubella
19) Wolfgang Armadeus Mozart
20) New Amsterdam
22) Ayers Rock
24) November?

BQ2) Charlie Drake
BQ4) Eric Idle

Stinker - K
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:42
Thanks again for another belter Ray..will 'see' you tomorrow.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:43
@AWP1983 wrote:1) Cliff Richard
2) River Tamar 
5) Pig
6) Cheese
7) Neptune
8 ) Sports Utility Vehicle
9) Mo Farah?
10) France
11) Mary Poppins
13) Enid Blyton
15) Witness
16) The Muppet Show
18) Measles, Mumps and Rubella
19) Wolfgang Armadeus Mozart
20) New Amsterdam
22) Ayers Rock
24) November?

BQ2) Charlie Drake
BQ4) Eric Idle

Stinker - K

Evening AWP.

An excellent 20 correct, well done you.
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Thank you Ray  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 7-6-19 709307421
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@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you Ray  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 7-6-19 709307421

Thanks AWP, very well played tonight.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 20:55
1. Cliff Richards
2. The Tamar
3. Gordon Kaye
4. Omar Shariff
5. Pig
6. Cheese
7. Neptune
8. Sport Utility Vehicle
9. The one that came first!!
10. France
11. Mary Poppins
12. Harmonica
13. Enid Blyton
14. 5
15. Witness
16. The Muppet Show
17. The Monkees
18. Mumps, Measles and Rubella
19. Mozart
20. New Amsterdam
21. Green
22. Ayers Rock
23. Jamaica Inn
24. November
25. Mighty Quinn   (Still got the record, love it Laughing Laughing )

Bonus Questions.
1. Ken Dodd
2. Charlie Drake
3. Clive Dunn
4. Eric Idle
5. Billy Connolly

Stinker:= K
Tricky:= Leadbetter


Sorry I'm Late.......Late Tea. 
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on Fri 7 Jun - 21:00
@weatherwax wrote:1. Cliff Richards
2. The Tamar
3. Gordon Kaye
4. Omar Shariff
5. Pig
6. Cheese
7. Neptune
8. Sport Utility Vehicle
9. The one that came first!!
10. France
11. Mary Poppins
12. Harmonica
13. Enid Blyton
14. 5
15. Witness
16. The Muppet Show
17. The Monkees
18. Mumps, Measles and Rubella
19. Mozart
20. New Amsterdam
21. Green
22. Ayers Rock
23. Jamaica Inn
24. November
25. Mighty Quinn   (Still got the record, love it Laughing Laughing )

Bonus Questions.
1. Ken Dodd
2. Charlie Drake
3. Clive Dunn
4. Eric Idle
5. Billy Connolly

Stinker:= K
Tricky:= Leadbetter


Sorry I'm Late.......Late Tea. 

Evening WW.

The usual brilliant 31 correct, very well done.

I made the 'Sport' question deliberately non football tonight, just for you,

and you didn't get it LOL!!!! , the answer will make you kick yourself, it's so easy.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 21:06
Don't know about that. Laughing .........Anyway it was motormouse who answered it, that's my excuse, and I'm sticking to it. lol!
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on Fri 7 Jun - 21:10
His answer to Q9 is I suppose technically correct LOL.
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1) Who had a 1963 number one hit with the double ‘A’ side ‘The Next Time / Bachelor Boy’ CLIFF RICHARD

2) Geography, which river separates Cornwall from Devon? RIVER TAMAR

3) TV, who played Rene Artois in the WW2 comedy `Allo Allo`? GORDON KAYE

4) Film, who played the title role in David Lean’s 1965 film ‘Doctor Zhivago’? OMAR SHARIF

5) ‘Porcine’ is the descriptive adjective of which animal? PIG

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

7) Science, which planet in our solar system is farthest from the sun? PLUTO

8 ) In relation to cars, what does the acronym ‘SUV’ mean? SPORTS UTILITY VEHICLE

9) Sport, which British athlete won gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres in the Summer Olympics in 2016? MO FARAH

10) History, from which country did Algeria gain independence on 5th July 1962? FRANCE

11) From what 1964 Walt Disney film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’come?

12) Larry Adler was famous for playing what instrument? MOUTH ORGAN

13) Literature, who created the children’s character Noddy? ENID BLYTON

14) How many cents are there in a US nickel? 5 CENTS

15) Film, what is the name of the 1985 film starring Harrison Ford as Detective John Book who is charged with protecting a young Amish boy?

16) TV, on which comedy show might you have seen Statler and Waldorf? MUPPETS

17) Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Davy Jones, and Peter Tork were members of which 1960’s pop group? THE MONKEYS

18) Science, the MMR vaccine protects against which three diseases? MUMPS,MEASLES,RUBELLA

19) Classical music, who wrote the opera ‘Die Zauberflöte’, in English, ‘The Magic Flute’? MOZART

20) History, how was New York known prior to 1664? NEW AMSTERDAM

21) Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe? BLUEY GREEN

22) Geography, ‘Uluru’ is the Aboriginal name for which well known Australian geographical feature? AYERS ROCK

23) Literature, what was the name of the 1936 novel by Daphne Du Maurier about Cornish shipwreckers? JAMAICA INN

24) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘N’? NORTHERN

25) ♪♫ Come all without, come all within
You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * * * * * * *
Come all without, come all within
You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * * * * * * *♪♫

Fill in the missing words for the title of this Manfred Mann song MIGHTY QUINN

POP HITS BY COMEDIANS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Which comedian had the massive-selling 1965 hit ‘Tears’? KEN DODD

BQ2) Which comedian had a novelty hit with ‘My Boomerang Won’t Come Back’? CHARLIE DRAKE

BQ3) Which comedy actor had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Granddad’? CLIVE DUNN

BQ4) From the 1979 film ‘Life of Brian’, which comedy actor wrote and sang the song ’Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’? ERIC IDLE

BQ5) Which comedian had a 1975 number one hit with ‘D.I.V.O.R.C.E. DOLLY PARTON

STINKER) What is the chemical symbol for Potassium?

TRICKY) In the TV sitcom ‘The Good Life’, what was the surname of Tom and Barbara Good’s next door neighbours Margo and Jerry? LEADBETTER

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on Fri 7 Jun - 21:15
@FOSSIL wrote:1) Who had a 1963 number one hit with the double ‘A’ side ‘The Next Time / Bachelor Boy’ CLIFF RICHARD

2) Geography, which river separates Cornwall from Devon? RIVER TAMAR

3) TV, who played Rene Artois in the WW2 comedy `Allo Allo`? GORDON KAYE

4) Film, who played the title role in David Lean’s 1965 film ‘Doctor Zhivago’? OMAR SHARIF

5) ‘Porcine’ is the descriptive adjective of which animal? PIG

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

7) Science, which planet in our solar system is farthest from the sun? PLUTO

8 ) In relation to cars, what does the acronym ‘SUV’ mean? SPORTS UTILITY VEHICLE

9) Sport, which British athlete won gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres in the Summer Olympics in 2016? MO FARAH

10) History, from which country did Algeria gain independence on 5th July 1962? FRANCE

11) From what 1964 Walt Disney film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’come?

12) Larry Adler was famous for playing what instrument?  MOUTH ORGAN

13) Literature, who created the children’s character Noddy? ENID BLYTON

14) How many cents are there in a US nickel? 5 CENTS

15) Film, what is the name of the 1985 film starring Harrison Ford as Detective John Book who is charged with protecting a young Amish boy?

16) TV, on which comedy show might you have seen Statler and Waldorf? MUPPETS

17) Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Davy Jones, and Peter Tork were members of which 1960’s pop group? THE MONKEYS

18) Science, the MMR vaccine protects against which three diseases? MUMPS,MEASLES,RUBELLA

19) Classical music, who wrote the opera ‘Die Zauberflöte’, in English, ‘The Magic Flute’? MOZART

20) History, how was New York known prior to 1664? NEW AMSTERDAM

21) Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe? BLUEY GREEN

22) Geography, ‘Uluru’ is the Aboriginal name for which well known Australian geographical feature? AYERS ROCK

23) Literature, what was the name of the 1936 novel by Daphne Du Maurier about Cornish shipwreckers? JAMAICA INN

24) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘N’? NORTHERN

25) ♪♫ Come all without, come all within
You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * * * * * * *
Come all without, come all within
You'll not see nothing like the * * * * * * * * * * *♪♫

Fill in the missing words for the title of this Manfred Mann song MIGHTY QUINN

POP HITS BY COMEDIANS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Which comedian had the massive-selling 1965 hit ‘Tears’? KEN DODD

BQ2) Which comedian had a novelty hit with ‘My Boomerang Won’t Come Back’? CHARLIE DRAKE

BQ3) Which comedy actor had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Granddad’? CLIVE DUNN

BQ4) From the 1979 film ‘Life of Brian’, which comedy actor wrote and sang the song ’Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’? ERIC IDLE

BQ5) Which comedian had a 1975 number one hit with ‘D.I.V.O.R.C.E. DOLLY PARTON

STINKER) What is the chemical symbol for Potassium?

TRICKY) In the TV sitcom ‘The Good Life’, what was the surname of Tom and Barbara Good’s next door neighbours Margo and Jerry?  LEADBETTER


Evening FOSSIL.

For a first timer on this quiz that was an excellent 26 correct, well done.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 21:23
I am normally just home from the pub at this time, struggling to focus,but not a drop has passed my lips tonight so enjoyed the quiz,thanks.
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on Fri 7 Jun - 21:36
Evening, Ray Smile
1) Cliff Richard
2) dart
3)
4) Omar sharif
5) pig
6) cheese
7) Pluto
8 )
9) mo farah
10) France
11) Mary poppins
12)
13) Enid blyton
14) 5
15) witness
16) Muppet show
17) the monkees
18) mumps measles rubella
19) Mozart
20)
21. green
22) ayres rock
23) Jamaica inn
24) November
25) mighty quin

BQ1) Ken Dodd
BQ2) Charlie drake
BQ3) Clive Dunn
BQ4) Eric idle
BQ5) Dolly Parton

STINKER) k
TRICKY) leadbetter
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