Weekly Quiz!

Just for fun, answers below, don’t peek and good luck:

  1. Complete the rhyme “Friday’s child is….”
  2. Who is the most capped English football player?
  3. Which racehorse won the Grand National three times in the 1970s?
  4. Which piece of music is featured throughout the film Brief Encounter?
  5. What was nationalised in 1956 by Gamal Abdel Nasser?
  6. How many pennies were there in a pre-decimal pound?
  7. The Reichstag building is in which European city?
  8. What was founded by General William Booth in 1865?
  9. Which sitcom character often says the words: ‘I don’t believe it’?
  10. What is often called ‘the old lady of Threadneedle Street’?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANSWERS

  1. Loving and giving
  2. Peter Shilton, goalkeeper
  3. Red Rum
  4. Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No.2
  5. The Suez Canal
  6. 240
  7. Berlin
  8. The Salvation Army
  9. Victor Meldrew (One Foot in the Grave)
  10. The Bank of England