DJ / Quizmaster

1. What was the first name of the ‘dirty’ character, Callaghan, played by Clint Eastwood in 1971 ?
2. Which doctor killed over 200 patients until his arrest in 1998 ? (HAROLD SHIPMAN)

3. Liam, Louis, Niall, Zane, what name is missing ? (HARRY)

4. According to folklore, which king was killed by an arrow in his eye at the Battle of Hastings ?
5. Who is the lead singer of Blondie ? (DEBORAH HARRY)

6. How many current Premiership football clubs are there in Greater London ? (6)
[Arsenal, Chelsea, Crystal Palace, Fulham, Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United]
7. Which of the Tweenies is yellow skinned with red hair & likes to ballet dance ? (FIZZ)
[Bella is blue skinned with yellow hair]
8. In the opera Carmen, what type of factory in Spain did the principle character work in ?
9. Rod, Jane & Freddy were singers in which iconic children’s TV show that lasted for 30 years
(1792-1992) ? (RAINBOW)
10. What occasional sight in the sky is called ‘duga’ by the people of Croatia and is translated to……….
‘long feminine thing’ ? (RAINBOW)
11. What 5-letter word is used for the total prize money in professional boxing ? (PURSE)

12. The silver fern leaf is an emblem of which Commonwealth country ? (NEW ZEALAND)

13. In 1961, who was the first member of the Royal family to be interviewed on TV ? (PHILLIP)

14. The hard stone onyx, is a type of what mineral ? (QUARTZ)

15. In which daily newspaper can you read about the antics of ‘Horace’ ? (DAILY MIRROR)

16. Maggie Jones played which Coronation Street character until her death in 2009 ? (BLANCHE)
17. The name of what cooking process comes from the French for ‘whiten’ ? (BLANCHE)

18. How many birds are featured on the crests of the 20 Premiership football clubs ? (7)
[Cardiff, Crystal Palace, Liverpool, Norwich, Swansea, Tottenham Hotspur, West Brom]
19. Which northern nightclub is generally accepted to be the birthplace & the early development of
the underground music known as Northern Soul ? (THE TWISTED WHEEL) Manchester.
20. Children’s entertainer & sign language teacher, Justin Fletcher is better known as which
character ? (MR TUMBLE) M.B.E.
[his dad is singer/songwriter Guy Fletcher, best known for writing songs for Elvis Presley, Cliff Richard,
Ray Charles, Frankie Valli & many others, also the chairman of PRS (the Performing Right Society)]

Killer Round
(each correct answer is worth 2 points however if you get any wrong, all points below are wiped out!)
you must answer at least 3 questions.
1. Josie Cunningham, the woman that got a ‘boob job’ on the NHS last year is now pregnant & plans to
have an abortion so she can star on Big Brother, true or false ? (TRUE)
2. Noel Gallagher once called which member of Take That a ‘fat dancer’ ?, was it Robbie or Gary ?
3. During WW2, what was ‘Unsinkable Sam’ ? was it one of the funnels on a US ship in Pearl Harbour
or the ships cat on the German warship, Bismarck ? (THE CAT ON BISMARCK)
4. With over 600 yrs of total peace & harmony, which European country is England’s oldest friend &
ally ?, Sweden, Denmark or Portugal ? (PORTUGAL) since the treaty of Windsor in 1386.
5. The coconut is the world’s largest tree-borne fruit, true or false ? (FALSE)
[it’s the ‘jackfruit’ from South East Asia, it can measure 20” and weight up to 20lbs]
6. Long ago and far away, the King of Denmark, King Forkbeard was the son of King Bluetooth, true
or false ? (TRUE) over 1,000 yrs ago.
7. Who was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ?, was it Madonna,
Dusty Springfield or Aretha Franklin ? (ARETHA FRANKLIN) 1986.
8. Which film was the highest grossing in 2013, raking in over $1.2 billion worldwide; was it…………
(A): Fast & Furious 6, (B): Iron Man 3, or (C): Gravity ? (IRON MAN 3)
9. When Whitney Houston died in 2012, where was she found ?, in the bath, in bed or in a car ?
10. What are alternatively known as ‘the Honours of Scotland’ ?, is it the name given to haggis on
Burns night, all the whisky distilleries or the Crown Jewels ? (THE CROWN JEWELS)
[the Scottish Crown Jewels, dating from the 15th & 16th centuries, are the oldest set of crown jewels in the British Isles]

Tie-Break:- Charlotte, the wife of King George III had a record number of children for a
British Queen, how many ? (15)

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