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The Cambridge Spies.

Philby, Burgess, Maclean and Blunt were lethal at what they did mainly during WW2 passing on information to The Soviet Union. 8 Questions.

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He was the oldest and recruiter of The Cambridge Spies, later working for The Royal Family, clue he was exposed as a spy in1979 what's was his name?

  • Guy Burgess
  • Donald Maclean
  • Kim Philby
  • Anthony Blunt

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He was the most dangerous of The Cambridge Spies, simply because he held high office within The Security Services especially M16, who was he?

  • Kim Philby
  • Donald Maclean
  • Guy Burgess
  • Anthony Blunt

Question 3 Photo

He was the family man most reluctant to defect upon exposure, what was his name?

  • John Cairncross
  • Peter Wright
  • Guy Burgess
  • Donald Maclean

Question 4 Photo

He was the most idiotic of The Cambridge Four, but still a danger to his nation who was he?

  • Guy Burgess
  • Kim Philby
  • John Cairncross
  • Donald Maclean

Question 5 Photo

During the war vital information was passed on to The Cambridge Spies then The Soviet Union by John Cairncross, where did he work?

  • The M.O.D.
  • Bletchley Park
  • Buckingham Palace
  • Wellington Barracks

Question 6 Photo

Upon defection to The Soviet Union in 1963 what did Kim Philby say of his surroundings?

  • I love it here
  • It's wonderful
  • I'm Lonely
  • I have never seen such poverty

Question 7 Photo

What fantastic book was written by Peter Wright telling us about this tragedy?

  • Spycatcher
  • Spywatcher
  • Spykiller
  • Spydevil

Question 8 Photo

In 1979 The Security Services in Britain were shaken to the foundations for the better it took a woman to do it what was her name?

  • Margaret Thatcher
  • Shirley Williams
  • Golda Meir
  • Barbara Windsor