1 In which story would you here the phrase “Open Sesame”?
2 Which England opening batsman scored 246 not out against India in 1967 & was dropped for the following match?
3 In which decade was the Open University established?
4 What is Arkwright’s first name in Open All Hours?
5 Who were the last 2 Englishmen, in 1992 & 1969, to win the Open Championship?
Been Hot Hasn’t It?
6 Which hot Indian curry gets its name from the Portuguese words for wine & garlic?
7 In the hot summer of 1976, Denis Howell was appointed Minister for what?
8 What was the name of the lead singer with the band Hot Chocolate?
9 The hot Reggae Reggae Sauce was created by which Jamaican-born musician & featured on the BBC’s Dragon’s Den?
10 Who played Hot Lips Houlihan in the TV series M*A*S*H & in the original film?
Sticks & Stones
11 Evostik & Bostik sponsor the leagues in Level 7 of English football – name any one of the leagues
12 Emma Stone won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in which 2016 film?
13 What type of stick is often carried by a non-commissioned officer in the Army as a symbol of authority?
14 Where did Fred Flintstone live?
15 Who had hits with these songs: – Stickwifu 2005, Let’s Stick Together 1976, I’m Stone In Love With You 1972?
16 Mark Heyes is the regular fashion presenter on which ITV morning show?
17 Which women’s fashion item is named after the Italian word for dagger?
18 Meryl Streep played Miranda Priestly, a powerful fashion magazine editor, in which 2006 film?
19 Which Italian fashion house uses the mythical figure of Medusa for its logo?
20 Legwarmers became popular as a fashion item particularly as a result of which 2 popular 80’s films?
21 Who is the current England Women’s Football Team captain?
22 The song “Three little maids from school are we” is from which Gilbert & Sullivan operetta?
23 What is the next number in the sequence 2, 3, 5, 7, 11………….?
24 Around 63% of the population of Switzerland speak which language?
25 Which US comedy TV series from 2001 originally starred Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer & Angus T Jones?
26 Which lighter than air element has an atomic number of 2?
27 Cricketer Gary Sobers played for which of the West Indian countries?
28 I’m Alive was the first number one single in the 60’s for which group?
29 What is the feline name of the American Football team based in Carolina?
30 The film Demolition Man starring Sandra Bullock & Sylvester Stallone was set in the future city of New Chicago – true or false?
1 Ali Baba & the 40 Thieves
2 Geoffrey Boycott
3 Sixties (1969)
5 Nick Faldo & Tony Jacklin
7 Drought (then floods)
8 Errol Brown
9 Levi Roots
10 Loretta Swit & Sally Kellerman
11 Northern Premier League, Southern Premier League, Isthmian League
12 La La Land
15 Pussycat Dolls, Bryan Ferry, Stylistics
17 Stiletto heels
18 The Devil Wears Prada
20 Fame & Flashdance
21 Steph Houghton
22 The Mikado
25 Two and a Half Men
28 The Hollies
30 False – it was San Angeles (New Chicago was Buck Rogers)
* This answer caused some argument – a pace stick was suggested. Maybe the question could be phrased better – any suggestions?
Q Which fashion designer won the British Designer of the Year 4 times in 1996, 1997, 2001 & 2003?
A Alexander McQueen
Number Guess (Nearest wins)
Q When was the first human blood transfusion?