Q1 King George 5Th gave the 1st Royal Christmas radio broadcast in 1932 . Which well known author wrote the speech ?
Q2 Sn is the symbol for which chemical element ?
Q3 In a well remembered western film , what was the name of the Sheriff of the town of Bottleneck ?
Q4 Luneberg cheese is traditionally made in which country ?
Q5 Island Records was founded by Chris Blackwell in 1959 in which country ?
Q6 Who in the Old Testament , was the most famous son of Jesse ?
Q7 What relation was Claudius to his predecessor Caligula ?
Q8 Who is the carpenter in the village of Hayslope who provides the title of the 1st novel written by George Elliot ?
Q9 Which former captain of England and Wolves married one of the Beverly Sisters singing group ?
Q10 Which Italian city is served by Valerio Catullo airport ?
Q11 Which young singing star appeared at Sunderland Empire in May 1949 with her parents Ted and Barbara ?
Q12 Which Plantagenet King married firstly Isabelle of Gloucester and secondly Isabella of Angouleme ?
Q13 Goitre is a chronic inflammation of which gland ?
Q14 In 1911 what did Charles Robinson Sykes produce that remains an icon in the world of motoring to this day ?
Q15 What classic children’s game has characters called Sweetie , Veggie and Bottomless Potamus ?
Q16 The Gasworks Gang were the sworn enemies of which Beano comic character ?
Q17 Whose 1st symphony is known as Titan ?
Q18 What is the official state nickname for the State of Iowa ?
Q19 Who was the 1st woman to achieve the Grand Slam at singles lawn tennis ?
Q20 What is the board on which plasterers hold their plaster called ?
Q21 Who between 1851 and 1904 painted 3 versions of the painting The Light of the World
Q22 In the lyrics of the 1956 Elvis Presley hit , Heartbreak Hotel is located on which street ?
Q23 Who rules in a Hierocracy ?
Q24 Which comic actor was born David White in Edmonton London in 1940 ?
ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS A
Q1 Rudyard Kipling
Q6 King David
Q8 Adam Bede
Q9 Billy Wright
Q11 Julie Andrews
Q14 The Spirit of Ecstasy Mascot ( accept Rolls Royce bonnet mascot )
Q15 Hungry Hippos
Q16 Lord Snooty
Q18 Hawkeye State
Q19 Maureen Connelly
Q20 A Hawk
Q21 William Holman Hunt
Q22 ( At the end of ) Lonely Street
Q23 Priests ( accept Clergy or similar )
Q24 David Jason
Q1 Lappi cheese is traditionally made in which country ?
Q2 In a less than well remembered western film , who played the Sheriff of Fractured Jaw ?
Q3 Sb is the symbol for which chemical element ?
Q4 Who in a 1939 broadcast described Russia as ‘a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma ?
Q5 Who is the protagonist of the 1951 JD Salinger novel , The Catcher in the Rye ?
Q6 What relation was Louis the Fifteenth of France to his predecessor Louis the Fourteenth
Q7 Who in the New Testament was the Jewish High Priest at the time of the Crucifixion ?
Q8 Sun Records was founded by Sam Phillips in 1952 in which US city ?
Q9 Which Plantagenet King married firstly Anne of Bohemia and secondly Isabella of France
Q10 Which wild west film star appeared at the Sunderland Empire in November 1938 ?
Q11 Which Italian city is served by Marco Polo airport ?
Q12 Which former England captain , a vice president of Wolves died on 18th January 2017 ?
Q13 In the Beano comic which character was a member of the Smelly Feet tribe ?
Q14 Which classic children’s board game includes a bathtub , pieces of cheese and a cage ?
Q15 Which much disliked item of street furniture was invented in 1932 by American Carlton Magee ?
Q16 Which organ of the human body contains the pineal gland ?
Q17 What is the indentation in a brick called ?
Q18 Who is the only man to win the Grand Slam at lawn tennis as both an amateur and a professional ?
Q19 What is the official nickname of the US state of Michigan ?
Q20 Whose first symphony is known as Winter Daydreams ?
Q21 Which actor and singer was born James Michael Aloysius Bradford in 1954 in Benton Newcastle ?
Q22 What group of people rule in a stratocracy ?
Q23 Which DJ had a UK Top 10 hit in 1983 with Snot Rap ?
Q24 Who , between 1890 and 1895 painted 5 versions of The card Players ?
ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS B
Q2 Kenneth More
Q4 Winston Churchill
Q5 Holden Caulfield
Q6 Great Grandson
Q9 Richard the Second
Q10 Tom Mix
Q12 Rachel Heyhoe Flint
Q13 Little Plum
Q15 Parking Meter
Q17 A Frog
Q18 Rod Laver
Q21 Jimmy Nail
Q22 The Military
Q23 Kenny Everett
Q24 Paul Cezanne
Q1 Which German goalkeeper was FWA Footballer of the year in 1956 ?
A . Bert Trautmann
Q2 In which Cathedral is Jane Austin buried ?
A . Winchester
Q3 In the Bible who was the mother of Isaac ?
A . Sarah
Q4 By what name are Llanelli rugby union team now known ?
A . Scarlets
Q5 The Cathedral city of Lincoln stands on which river ?
A . Witham
Q6 Who was the original singer with the rock band AC/DC ?
A . Bon Scott
Q7 Which King of England , 924-939 was the son of Edward the Elder ?
A . Athelstan
Q8 Which art school and movement was founded in Weimar in 1919 by architect Walter Gropius ?