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Walking home and squashing snails

A quiz about Baggy Trousers - Madness 12 Questions.

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What year was "Baggy Trousers" released?

  • 1976
  • 1980
  • 1984


How many weeks did "Baggy Trousers" stay at number 1 in the UK singles chart?

  • 5 weeks
  • 8 weeks
  • It only reached number 3


The first verse begins......"Naughty boys in nasty schools, ___________ breaking all the rules"Which word is missing?

  • teachers
  • headmasters
  • pupils


"All the teachers in the pub........But what are they passing round?

  • the ready rub
  • the stacked up grub
  • the lottery stub


Complete the next line - "Oh what fun we had, but did it really turn out bad, all I learnt in school.................

  • was how to bend, not break the rules
  • was how to dance and look real cool
  • was how to skive and act the fool


Put the next verse in the correct order.........

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  • All the small ones tell tall tales
  • Walking home and squashing snails
  • Sits alone and bends his cane
  • Same old backsides again


Complete the next two lines - "Lots of girls and lots of boys.........

  • Lots of kids with lots of toys"
  • Lots of setbacks, lots of joys"
  • Lots of smells and lots of noise"


"Playing football in the park, kicking pushbikes............

  • for a lark"
  • after dark"
  • eating bark"


"Baggy trousers, dirty shirt, pulling hair and eating dirt, teacher comes to break it up,............"Complete the next line.

  • back of the 'ead with a plastic cup"
  • whacked on the bonce with his favourite cup"
  • drops his tea and cracks his cup"


They were "trying different ways" to do what?

  • to occupy our minds for days
  • not listening to what he says
  • to make a difference to the days


Who is "Suggs"?

  • Frank Dalton
  • Graham McPherson
  • Harvey Drew


Madness had 17 top 10 hits but what was their only number 1?

  • "House of Fun"
  • "Our House"
  • "It must be love"