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Let's Go To The Seaside Quiz

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In 1936, Billy Butlin set up his first holiday camp in Skegness. Where did he set up his second camp a year later?

  • Minehead
  • Filey
  • Clacton
  • Bognor Regis

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Which seaside resort has an art gallery named after the painter J M W Turner?

  • Margate
  • Great Yarmouth
  • Walton on the Naze
  • Aldeburgh

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Which resort set itself up as a spa in the mid-17th century?

  • Brighton
  • Scarborough
  • Bognor Regis
  • Blackpool

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In Jane Austen's last, unfinished novel, she satirised the seaside. What was the name of the novel (also the name of the fictional resort)?

  • Sheriton
  • Fritinton
  • Galiton
  • Sanditon

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Where was the sitcom Fawlty Towers set?

  • Weston-super-Mare
  • Newquay
  • Torquay
  • St Ives

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Pinkie brown is the main psychopathic character of a Graham Greene novel, set at the seaside, Which novel?

  • Blackpool Tower
  • Brighton Pavilion
  • Margate Winter Gardens
  • Brighton Rock

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In the monologue Albert and the Lion, which seaside resort was visited by Mr and Mrs Ramsbottom and their son Albert?

  • Morecambe
  • Blackpool
  • Scarborough
  • Eastbourne

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To which seaside reort did Dickens repeatedly take his family?

  • Broadstairs
  • Herne Bay
  • Deal
  • Faversham

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In 1908, a poster featuring a Jolly Fisherman described a resort as "so bracing". Which resort?

  • Cromer
  • Lowestoft
  • Skegness
  • Gorleston

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Which was the favourite seaside resort of George III?

  • Bognor Regis
  • Brighton
  • Poole
  • Weymouth

 

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