QUIZZES

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01 MR MEN

02 LANDMARKS

03 TV THEME TUNES

04 NURSERY RHYME CHARACTERS

05 BRANDS

06 UK TOWNS AND CITIES DINGBATS

07 TV CATCH PHRASES

08 LEADING LADIES

09 ALPHA NUMERICALS

10 CHILDRENS TV CHARACTERS

11 EMOJI MOVIE QUIZ

12 BADMINTON

13 NAME THAT TUNE

14 NAME THAT FACE

15 SIT COM CHARACTERS

TV THEME TUNES

Which TV Shows are these themes tunes from?

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01

01 Are You Being Served

02

02 Z Cars

03

03 Luther

04

04 BBC News

05

05 Pointless

06

06 Father Brown

07

07 The Crown

08

08 Keeping Up Appearances

09

09 Panorama

10

10 Dixon Of Dock Green

11

11 Ski Sunday

12

12 BroadChurch

13

13 Midsomer Murders

14

14 Downton Abbey

15

15 The Chase

16

16 Game Of Thrones

17

17 The Great British Bake Off

18

18 Fawlty Towers

19

19 The Antiques Roadshow

20

20 BBC Test Match Cricket

21

21 Sherlock

22

22 Dallas

23

23 Upstairs Downstairs

24

24 Bewitched

25

25 Top Gear

26

26 Strictly Come Dancing

27

27 Only Fools And Horses

28

28 Knight Rider

29

29 The Good Life

30

30 Dads Army


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NURSERY RHYME CHARACTERS

Can you identify the nursery rhyme character from the given clues?


He broke his crown


01

01 Jack - Jack And Jill Went Up The Hill


Jumped over the moon


02

02 The Cow - Hey Diddle Diddle


Had a great fall


03

03 Humpty Dumpty


Ran up the clock


04

04 The Mouse - Hickory Dickory Dock


Put in his thumb


05

05 Little Jack Horner


He can't work any faster


06

06 Johnny - See Saw Margery Daw


Couldn't get up in the morning


07

07 The Old Man - It's Raining, It's Pouring


When I get my steam up, hear me shout


08

08 Little Teapot - I'm A Little Tea Pot


Slugs and snails and puppy-dogs' tails


09

09 Little Boys - What Are Little Boys Made Of


Been up to London


10

10 Pussy Cat - Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat Where Have You Been


Would eat no lean


11

11 Jack Spartts Wife - Jack Spratt Would Eat No Fat


Silver buckles at his knee


12

12 Bobby Shafto- Bobby Shafto's Gone To Sea


Had a wife but couldn't keep her


13

13 Peter - Peter, Peter Pumpkin Eater


Stole the tarts


14

14 Knave Of Hearts - The Queen Of Hearts


How does your garden grow?


15

15 Mary - Mary, Mary Quite Contrary


She shall have music


16

16 A Fine Lady - Ride A Cock Horse


Sailed off in a wooden shoe


17

17 Wynken Blynken And Nod


Mama's gonna buy you a Mockingbird.


18

18 Little Baby - Hush, Little Baby


Stole a pig


19

19 Tom - Tom, Tom The Piper's Son


Sugar and spice and all things nice


20

20 Little Girls - What Are Little Boys Made O


Walked a crooked mile


21

21 Crooked Man - There Was A Crooked Man


Jumped over the candlestick


22

22 Jack - Jack Be Nimble


Eating cold plum porridge


23

23 The Man In The Moon


He called for his bowl


24

24 Old King Cole


Kissed the girls and made them cry


25

25 Georgie Porgie


He never went there again


26

26 Dr Foster - Dr Foster Went To Gloucester


Took ill on Thursday


27

27 Solomon Grundy


He's under the haystack fast asleep


28

28 The Boy Who Looks After The Sheep - Little Boy Blue


Crying at the lock


29

29 Wee Willie Winkie


Eating curds and whey


30

30 Little Miss Muffet


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TV CATCH PHRASES

Name the TV programme the following catch phrases are from


Listen very carefully, I shall say this only once


01

01 Allo Allo


Garlic bread


02

02 Phoenix Nights


Power to the people


03

03 Citizen Smith


Ooh, Betty


04

04 Some Mothers Do Ave Em


I don't believe it!


05

05 One Foot In The Grave


Go on, go on, go on, go on, go on


06

06 Father Ted


Am i bovverd?


07

07 The Catherine Tate Show


Nudge nudge, wink wink, say no more!


08

08 Monty Pythons Flying Circus


Ah ha!


09

09 Knowing Me Knowing You


You plonker!


10

10 Only Fools And Horses


This is a local shop


11

11 League Of Gentlemen


you dirty old man!


12

12 Steptoe And Son


Is it coz I is black?


13

13 Ali G


Yeah but, no, but yeah, but


14

14 Little Britain


Oh, suit you sir!


15

15 The Fast Show


I'm free


16

16 Are You Being Served


G—G—Granville


17

17 Open All Hours


We really wanna see those fingers


18

18 Shooting Stars


I have a cunning plan


19

19 Blackadder


That's you that is


20

20 The Mary Whitehouse Experience


Hi-de-hi campers


21

21 Hi-de-hi


You silly moo


22

22 Til Death Do Us Part


Don't mention the war


23

23 Fawlty Towers


it's goodnight from me and it's goodnight from him


24

24 The Two Ronnies


Stupid boy!


25

25 Dads Army


I didn't get where I am today


26

26 The Rise And Fall Of Reginald Perrin


D'oh


27

27 The Simpsons


How you doin'?


28

28 Friends


Here's one I made earlier


29

29 Blue Peter


Ooh you are awful, but I like you


30

30 The Dick Emery Show


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LEADING LADIES

Listed below are the titles of well- known movies, and their male stars. But can you remember their leading ladies?


Pretty Woman - Richard Gere &


01

01 Julia Roberts


Love Story – Ryan O’Neill &


02

02 Ali Mcgraw


Notting Hill – Hugh Grant &


03

03 Julia Roberts


Sleepless in Seattle – Tom Hanks &


04

04 Meg Ryan


Basic Instinct – Michael Douglas &


05

05 Sharon Stone


Pulp Fiction – John Travolta &


06

06 Uma Thurman


Casablanca – Humphrey Bogart &


07

07 Ingrid Bergman


Breakfast at Tiffany's – George Peppard &


08

08 Audrey Hepburn


A Star is Born – James Mason &


09

09 Judy Garland


Bonnie & Clyde - Warren Beatty &


10

10 Faye Dunaway


Moulin Rouge – Ewan McGregor &


11

11 Nicole Kidman


Doctor Zhivago – Omar Sharif &


12

12 Julie Christie


Dirty Dancing – Patrick Swayze &


13

13 Jennifer Grey


9.5 weeks - Mickey Rourke &


14

14 Kim Basinger


The Way we Were – Robert Redford &


15

15 Barbra Streisand


Pirates of the Caribbean – Johnny Depp &


16

16 Keira Knightly


Gone with The Wind – Clark Gable &


17

17 Vivien Leigh


Silence of the Lambs – Anthony Hopkins &


18

18 Jodie Foster


Lost in Translation – Bill Murray &


19

19 Scarlett Johansson


Grease – John Travolta &


20

20 Olivia Newton John


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Alpha-Numericals

Identify the following phrases
eg 100 C I A M would be 100 centimetres in a metre


1 F I T G


01

1 Foot In The Grave


2 S T A A


02

2 Sides To An Argument


3 F I A Y


03

3 Feet In A Yard


3 W O A T


04

3 Wheels On A Tricycle


4 S I A Y


05

4 Seasons In A Year


6 Z I A M


06

6 Zeros In A Million


7 D I A W


07

7 Days In A Week


8 P I A G


08

8 Pints In A Gallon


9 P I T S S


09

9 Planets In The Solar System


12 I I A F


10

12 Inches In A Foot


12 M I A Y


11

12 Months In A Year


12 S O T Z


12

12 Signs Of The Zodiac


18 H O A G C


13

18 Holes On A Golf Course


22 Y I A C


14

22 Yards In A Chain


24 H I A D


15

24 Hours In A Day


25 O D I C D


16

25th Of December Is Christmas Day


26 L O A T


17

26 Letters On A Typewriter


26 M I A M


18

26 Miles In A Marathon


36 I I A Y


19

36 Inches In A Yard


39 B I T O T


20

39 Books In The Old Testament


60 M I A H


21

60 Minutes In An Hour


64 S O A C B


22

64 Squares On A Chess Board


88 K O A P


23

88 Keys On A Piano


90 M I A G O F


24

90 Minutes In A Game Of Football


365 D I A Y


25

365 Days In A Year


366 D I A L Y


26

366 Days In A Leap Year


1000 M I A K


27

1000 Metres In A Kilometre


1955 G SR I F TV A I B


28

1955 Gibbs SR Is First TV Advert In Britain


1966 E W W C


29

1966 England Win World Cup


7 D S


30

Seven Deadly Sins


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Children’s TV Characters

Identify the Children’s TV Show from these characters
I've given the decade of the show as a small clue


Micky Murphy, Captain Snort & Windy Miller (1960s)


01

01 CAMBERWICK GREEN


Posie, Perkin & Pootle (1970s)


02

02 THE FLUMPS


Skeleton, Bulk & Spotty (1980s)


03

03 SUPERTED


Tommy, Chuckie & Angelica (1990s)


04

04 RUGRATS


Yojojo, Noktok & DeLi (2000s)


05

05 WAYBULOO


Zsa Zsa, Kiki & Hector (1960s)


06

06 HECTOR’S HOUSE


Penrod Pooch, Rosemary & Sergeant Flint (1970s)


07

07 HONG KONG PHOOEY


Silas Greenback, Leatherhead & Penfold (1980s)


08

08 DANGER MOUSE


Farmer Pickles, Scoop & Dizzy (1990s)


09

09 BOB THE BUILDER


Topsy, Huffty & Ooo Ooo (2010s)


10

10 RAA RAA THE NOISY LION


Cut Throat Jake, Barnabas & Tom the Cabin Boy (1950s)


11

11 CAPTAIN PUGWASH


Chippy Minton, Mrs Cobbit & Cuthbert (1960s)


12

12 TRUMPTON


Alderney, Tobermory & Orinoco (1970s)


13

13 THE WOMBLES


Patrick Clifton, Granny Dryden & Mrs Goggins (1980s)


14

14 POSTMAN PAT


Sandy Cheeks, Sheldon Plankton & Eugene Krabs (1990s)


15

15 SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS


Robbie Rotten, Stephanie & Mayor Meanswell (2000s)


16

16 LAZY TOWN


Tang, Zak & Drum (2010s)


17

17 ZINGZILLAS


Spook, Benny & Brain (1960s)


18

18 TOP CAT


Madeleine, Professor Yaffle & Gabriel the Toad (1970s)


19

19 BAGPUSS


Disco Stu, Comic Book Guy & Duffman (1980s)


20

20 THE SIMPSONS


Fizz, Jake & Milo (1990s)


21

21 TWEENIES


Brewster, Koko & Wilson (2000s)


22

22 CHUGGINGTON


Brian, Ermintrude & Dylan (1960s)


23

23 MAGIC ROUNDABOUT


Beaker, Crazy Harry & Dr Bunsen Honeydew (1970s)


24

24 THE MUPPET SHOW


Spuggie, Nicola & Duncan (1980s)


25

25 BYKER GROVE


Noo Noo, Dipsy & Po (1990s)


26

26 TELETUBBIES


Suzie Sweet, Penny Pocket & Josie Jump (2000s)


27

27 BALAMORAY


Spooky Spoon, The Puzzler & The Numbertaker (2000s)


28

28 NUMBERJACKS


Timothy Claypole, Harold Meaker & Nadia Popov (1970s)


29

29 RENTAGHOST


Constable Knapweed, Lady Rosemary & Bayleaf (1960s)


30

30 THE HERBS


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Badminton Quiz

So you think you know about badminton?


How many Clubs were in the Manchester Badminton League 2019-20 season?
A. 18
B. 19
C. 20


01

01 B. 19


How many Teams were in the Manchester Badminton League 2019-20 season?
A. 35
B. 37
C. 39


02

02 A. 35


How many Clubs were in the Stockport & District Badminton League 2019-20 season?
A. 22
B. 23
C. 24


03

03 A. 22


How many Teams were in the Stockport & District Badminton League 2019-20 season?
A. 44
B. 46
C. 48


04

04 B. 46


In which year did badminton make its debut in the Summer Olympic Games?
A. 1988
B. 1992
C. 1996


05

05 B. 1992


Who is often considered to be one of the greatest badminton men single's players of all time with 5 world champion and 2 Olympic champion titles?
A. Li Chong Wei
B. Lin Dan
C. Peter Gade


06

06 B. Lin Dan


What is the name of the international badminton tournaments for men's team competition?
A. Thomas Cup
B. Uber Cup
C. Sudirman Cup


07

07 A. Thomas Cup


What can be the maximum number of games in a badminton match?
A. 3
B. 5
C. 7


08

08 A. 3


What do we call a shot that is hit high and deep into the court of the opponent?
A. Drive
B. Drop
C. Clear


09

09 C. Clear


Which has the greater length: the court for doubles or the court for singles?
A. Doubles
B. Singles
C. Same length


10

10 C. Same Length


How high is the net on a badminton court in the middle?
A. 1.42 metres
B. 1.52 metres
C. 1.62 metres
D. Lorna's Eye Level


11

11 B. 1.52 Metres Or D. Lorna's Eye Level


When the score in a badminton game reaches 20-all, what can be the final score?
A. 22 - 20
B. 21 - 20
C. 23 - 20


12

12 A. 22 - 20


A typical shuttlecock is typically comprised of how many overlapping feathers?
A. 12
B. 16
C. 24


13

13 B. 16


What is the oldest badminton tournament in the world?
A. Malaysia Open
B. China Open
C. All-England Open


14

14 C. All-England Open


Which country has won the largest number of gold medals in badminton the Summer Olympic Games?
A. China
B. Indonesia
C. Denmark


15

15 A. China


When the shuttlecock lands on the line of the court, it is considered to be out or in?
A. In
B. Out
C. Depending on the umpire


16

16 A. In


Is it a fault when a badminton player's racquet touches the net when playing?
A. Yes
B. No
C. Depend on the situation


17

17 A. Yes


The rules for modern badminton were developed in which country during the 19th century?
A. China
B. Britain
C. Denmark


18

18 B. Britain


What is the name of the international governing body for badminton recognised by the International Olympic Committee?
A. Badminton World Federation – BWF
B. International Badminton Association – IBA
C. Badminton World Organization – BWO


19

19 A. Badminton World Federation - BWF


The first serve in a badminton game is started from which side of the court?
A. From the right-hand side
B. From the left-hand side
C. From the middle


20

20 A. From The Right-hand Side


Which male badminton player is widely regarded as the king of the backhand?
A. Lin Dan
B. Kento Momota
C. Taufik Hidayat


21

21 C. Taufik Hidayat


During each badminton game, the players will have a 1-minute break at which point?
A. 10
B. 11
C. 12


22

22 B. 11


What is the maximum number of points that a badminton player can get in a game?
A. 21 points
B. 29 points
C. 30 points


23

23 C. 30 Points


When is a badminton match completed?
A. When a player wins 2 straight games
B. When a player wins 2 out of 3 games
C. When a player wins 3 out of 5 games


24

24 B. When A Player Wins 2 Out Of 3 Games


How many categories are there in badminton?
A. 2 categories: men's singles and women's singles
B. 3 categories: men's singles, women's singles, and mixed doubles
C. 5 categories: men's singles, women's singles, mixed doubles, and men's doubles, women's doubles


25

25 C. 5 Categories


Where was the first Badminton World Championships held?
A. Copenhagen, Denmark
B. London, England
C. Malmo, Sweden


26

26 C. Malmo, Sweden


The feathers from which animal make the best shuttlecocks in badminton?
A. Duck
B. Goose
C. Chicken


27

27 B. Goose


The head of a shuttlecock is made of which material?
A. Cork
B. Oak
C. Plastic


28

28 A. Cork


What is the name of the official badminton rules published by the BWF?
A. Rules of Badminton
B. Laws of Badminton
C. Badminton Act


29

29 B. Laws Of Badminton


Which body part generates the most force when hitting a shuttlecock?
A. Forearm
B. Wrist
C. Shoulder


30

30 B. Wrist


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NAME THAT TUNE

Name the Artist and Song from these short clips

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01

01 Abba - Knowing Me, Knowing You

02

02 Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls

03

03 Van Halen - Jump

04

04 Rolling Stones - Satisfaction

05

05 Eagles - Hotel California

06

06 Spandau Ballet - True

07

07 Elvis Presley - Suspicious Minds

08

08 Martha & The Muffins - Echo Beach

09

09 Rod Stewart - Maggie May

10

10 Stranglers - Golden Brown

11

11 Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

12

12 Little Richard - Tutti Frutti

13

13 Culture Club - Karma Chameleon

14

14 Phil Collins - You Cant Hurry Love

15

15 Frankie Goes To Hollywood - The Power Of Love

16

16 Meatloaf - Bat Out Of Hell

17

17 Bill Haley & His Comets - Shake, Rattle, & Roll

18

18 Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing

19

19 Adam & The Ants - Stand And Deliver

20

20 Boney M - Rivers Of Babylon

21

21 Paul Simon - You Can Call Me Al

22

23 Duran Duran - Wild Boys

23

23 Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime

24

24 Lonnie Donnigan - My Old Mans A Dustman

25

25 Beatles - A Hard Days Night

26

26 Ultravox - Vienna

27

27 Tina Turner - Simply The Best

28

28 Police - Roxanne

29

29 Everly Brothers - Dream

30

30 Animals - The House Of The Rising Sun


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SIT COM CHARACTERS

Identify these classic UK sit-coms from the characters listed


Daisy, Rose & Onslow


01

01 KEEPING UP APPEARANCES


Richard DeVere & Marjory Frobisher


02

02 TO THE MANOR BORN


Nurse Gladys Emmanuel & Arkwright


03

03 OPEN ALL HOURS


Joey, Jack & Aveline


04

04 BREAD


PC Reg Deadman & Gary Sparrow


05

05 GOODNIGHT SWEETHEART


David Pearce & Linda Cochran


06

06 DUTY FREE


Sgt Maj Snudge & Corporal Springer


07

07 THE ARMY GAME


Vincent Pinner & Penny Warrender


08

08 JUST GOOD FRIENDS


Lukewarm, Godber & Officer Mackay


09

09 PORRIDGE


Bernard Hedges, Norman Potter & Eric Duffy


10

10 PLEASE SIR!


Compo, Clegg & Foggy


11

11 LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE


Dougal, Mrs Doyle & Bishop Brennan


12

12 FATHER TED


Ben Harper, Susan Harper & Roger Bailey


13

13 MY FAMILY


Jean Warboys, Patrick Trench & Margaret Meldew


14

14 ONE FOOT IN THE GRAVE


Alan Moore, Miss Jones & Vienna (The cat)


15

15 RISING DAMP


Trigger, Boycie & Uncle Albert


16

16 ONLY FOOLS & HORSES


Ted Bovis, Spike Dixon & Gladys Pugh


17

17 HI-DI-HI!


Stan Butler, Olive & Inspector Blake


18

18 ON THE BUSES


Mick Garvey, "The Oracle" & Mateo


19

19 BENIDORM


Yvette Carte-Blanc, Herr Flick & Rene Artois


20

20 'ALLO 'ALLO!


Betty Spencer, Mrs Fisher & Jessica


21

21 SOME MOTHERS DO 'AVE 'EM


Brian Potter, Jerry Dignan & Paddy O'Shea


22

22 PHOENIX NIGHTS


Betty Slocombe & Wilberforce Humpries


23

23 ARE YOU BEING SERVED


Polly Sherman, Major Gowen & Manuel


24

24 FAWLTY TOWERS


Saffron Monsoon, Bubble & Patsy Stone


25

25 ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS


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