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A bit of everything.... 30 Questions.

 
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1

In which Service did John F Kennedy serve during World War Two?

  • United States Air Force
  • United States Army
  • United States Navy

2

In which year did Billy Butlin open his first Holiday Camp?

  • 1926
  • 1936
  • 1946

3

In Greek Mythology, Sirens were part Woman and part what?

  • Bird
  • Fish
  • Lizard

4

"Maman" by Louise Bourgeois is a Sculpture of what?

  • Spider
  • Mother and Child
  • Horse

5

What is the name of the city abandoned in Northern Ukraine as a result of the Chernobyl disaster?

  • Kovel
  • Lutsk
  • Prypiat

6

Where was the presenter Stuart Hall born?

  • Accrington, Lancashire
  • Glossop, Derbyshire
  • Hyde, Cheshire

7

In Greek Mythology, who is the God of Wine?

  • Dionysus
  • Midas
  • Perseus

8

What is a "Sligo Weekender"?

  • A Cigar
  • A Cocktail
  • A Newspaper

9

The London Eye carries how many sealed, air conditioned, egg shaped passenger capsules?

  • 28
  • 32
  • 36

10

The Battle of Trafalger was fought off the Southwest coast of which country?

  • England
  • Italy
  • Spain

11

What does the "Bayeux Tapestry" depict?

  • The French Revolution
  • The Norman Conquest of England
  • The Last Supper

12

Winning all 13 tricks at Contract Bridge is known as a what?

  • Grand Slam
  • All Out
  • Top Drawer

13

Which of these London Parks has NO Lakes?

  • Regents Park
  • Hyde Park
  • Green Park

14

Which letter has the value of 5 in English Scrabble?

  • J
  • K
  • V

15

In Dutch Folklore, who defeated "Antigoon" the Giant?

  • Boeman
  • Elegast
  • Brabo

16

Who narrated the English version of "The Magic Roundabout"?

  • Eric Thompson
  • John Noakes
  • Lee Montague

17

In which year was the Cannes Film Festival founded?

  • 1946
  • 1948
  • 1950

18

Who wrote the 1915 novel "The Good Soldier: A Tale of Passion"?

  • GK Chesterton
  • Ford Madox Ford
  • John Galsworthy

19

Who did Thelma Barlow play in "Dinnerladies"?

  • Brenda Furlong
  • Petula Gordino
  • Dolly Bellfield

20

How many Skaters make up an Ice Hockey Team?

  • 6
  • 7
  • 8

21

Who was the first presenter of "A Question of Sport"?

  • David Coleman
  • Stuart Hall
  • David Vine

22

Which Italian City is Mount Vesuvius closest to?

  • Milan
  • Naples
  • Rome

23

Samsung Electronics is a company from which country?

  • South Korea
  • Japan
  • China

24

In 1994, Tesco took over the Scottish Supermarket Chain "William Low" based in which City?

  • Glasgow
  • Dundee
  • Perth

25

What was the name of the record label sold exclusively by Woolworths and consisting of cover versions of current hits?

  • Embassy
  • Regal
  • Ambassador

26

In 1884 the first "WH Smith" newstand was opened on which London terminal station?

  • Euston
  • Kings Cross
  • Waterloo

27

Which "resort" features in the Bram Stoker novel "Dracula"?

  • Bridlington
  • Filey
  • Whitby

28

With which Seaside institution is the late Donald Mcgill Associated?

  • Saucy Postcards
  • Punch and Judy
  • Donkey Rides

29

What is the English translation of "Tapas" the Spanish appetizers?

  • Lids
  • Gifts
  • Snacks

30

In Heraldry, what is the colour Black called?

  • Argent
  • Sable
  • Vert

 

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