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Land End to John O'Groats

A Journey by car from Land's End to John O' Groats 30 Questions.

 
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1

We start in Land's End, what county is Land's End in?

  • Sussex
  • Norfolk
  • Cornwall

2

We stop for petrol at Bodmin, What has Bodmin got around it?

  • Caves
  • Islands
  • Moors

3

Over the border into Devon. What is the large City we see when entering Devon from Cornwall?

  • Brighton
  • Bournemouth
  • Plymouth

4

We go further north, and stop at Exeter for a break. What is the motorway at Exeter heading North?

  • M7
  • M8
  • M5

5

Over into Somerset, what singers come from Somerset?

  • The Carpenters
  • The Jam
  • The Wurzels

6

Into Bristol. Bristol has a famous bridge, where is this bridge located in Bristol?

  • Fishponds
  • Clifton
  • Bedminster

7

Right back on the M5 heading north. There is a spa town in Gloucestershire, what is it called?

  • Cheltenham
  • Gloucester
  • Brockworth

8

As we approach Birmingham and stop for petrol, Birmingham has a Ring, what is it called?

  • Sheep Ring
  • Cattle Ring
  • Bull Ring

9

From Birmingham heading north what is the name of the Motorway?

  • M3
  • M6
  • M4

10

Now we are in Staffordshire, what is the nickname of this region?

  • The Pits
  • The Greats
  • The Potteries

11

Must pull into a hotel soon for rest, we drive to Manchester for the night. Does Manchester have trams?

  • No
  • Yes
  • Don't know

12

That other great city of Liverpool is how far from Manchester?

  • 15 miles
  • 25 Miles
  • Around 40 miles

13

We might take a detour into Blackpool, How many Piers does Blackpool have?

  • 2
  • 3
  • 1

14

The tower at Blackpool is roughly how high?

  • 150 Foot
  • 450 Foot
  • Over 500 Foot

15

Back on to the M6 now heading north. We stop at Kendal for lunch. What is Kendal famous for?

  • Lentils
  • Marmite
  • Mint Cake

16

Into the Lake District now. What is the largest lake here?

  • Coniston Water
  • Grasmere Lake
  • Lake Windermere

17

The highest mountain in England is also found here, what is it called?

  • Great Gable
  • Helvellyn
  • Scafell Pike

18

Approaching the Scottish Border now, my engine has totally gone, i knew i shouldn't have attempted this in a 1974 Ford Cortina. Get a lift to Gretna Green. What is Gretna Green famous for?

  • Weddings
  • Mud
  • Flying

19

Ah i've got a new car to hire. It's a mini, but as i'm 6 foot 9 inches it might be a big squashy! Right i'm going to head to Edinburgh, what side of Scotland is Edinburgh on?

  • West
  • East
  • North west

20

What is the large momument in Princess St called?

  • Royal monument
  • Scott's monument
  • Lady monument

21

Heading north again. What is the bridge called that takes us to Fife?

  • Severn Crossing
  • Forth Road Bridge
  • Humber Bridge

22

What is the motorway that takes us to Perth called?

  • M7
  • M1
  • M90

23

We rest at Perth, then our next destination is Aviemore. What is Aviemore famous for?

  • Golf
  • Skiing
  • Sailing

24

What mountain range is Aviemore located?

  • The Cheviots
  • Caingorm Mountains
  • The Black Mountains

25

In Inverness now, Loch ness nearby is famous for what?

  • Deepest Loch
  • Largest Loch
  • Monster

26

Staying at Inverness for the night. Is there a Castle at Inverness?

  • No
  • Yes
  • Don't Know

27

What is the road called, that heads north from Inverness?

  • A7
  • A8
  • A9

28

Much further north we come to a town which is also a part of a candle, what is it called?

  • Wax
  • Wick
  • Flame

29

John o' Groats in sight? Not far from here was one of the Queen Mother's Houses, What is it called?

  • Balmoral
  • Castle of Mey
  • Osbourne House

30

We've arrived at last, what are the islands lying about 15-20 miles off John o' Groats called? Oh dear now we have to go all the way back!!

  • Shetland Islands
  • Orkney Islands
  • Isle of Syke

 

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