“Wll, you didn’t fare that badlee l ‘ave to be ‘onest! Letz see ‘ow well you do wif this bunch! See loike, next time you see me, it’ll be wif these December’s Delightful Dastardly Deeds! Yer!
Wotcha gonna do then eh, eh? They won’t be nice lttle Q’s loike this either …..
Feeling Lucky Are We?
Who commanded the Prussian forces at the Battle of Waterloo?
Who said, “Veni, vide, vici”?
In which French city was Joan of Arc burned at the stake?
The invasion of which country brought Britain into the Second World War?
By which name did the son of Mary Queen of Scots later become known?
In which present day country did the Renaissance start?
In which year did Nelson Mandela become President of South Africa?
In which year did the (Second) Boer War start?
Of which country was Catherine the Great Empress?
Who was President of the United States during the American Civil War? (Or the War between the States if you are from the South)
In which country was the Duke of Wellington born?
By which Army was Paris besieged in 1870/71?
In which year did Napoleon invade Russia?
What was the real name of the first Duke of Marlborough?
By whom was Winston Churchill held prisoner in 1899?
Who is reputed to have crossed the Alps with elephants to attack Rome?
Who commanded the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain?
On whose side did Robert E Lee fight in the American Civil War? Union or Confederate?
Juno was one of the British/Canadian beaches on D-Day. Name the other two.
What is the full date of the Battle of Waterloo?
Which Shakespeare play includes the following words? “Once more onto the breach, dear friends?”
Who wrote “Gone with the Wind”?
Who wrote the Sharpe series of novels?
Who crested the French detective “Maigret”?
What nationality id the fictional figure “Hercule Poirot”?
On the BBC Radio programme, Desert Island Discs, which two books are ‘given’ to the castaway?
Who created Sherlock Holmes?
What is the name of the school in the Harry Potter books?
Who created the characters on which the Jungle Book is based?
Who wrote the classic First World War novel, “All quiet on the Western Front”?
FOOD AND DRINK
Name the odd one out. Onion, carrot, tomato, pea, bean.
Name the odd wine out. Loire, Bordeaux, Rhineland, Burgundy?
Bushmills Black Bush is a Scotch whiskey. True or false?
From which country does Grappa come?
Turkish Delight is a type of custard. True or false.
Name the odd one out. Brie, edam, camembert, cantal, roquefort.
From which part of the UK does the dish ‘scouse’ come?
What is a major component of Welsh Rarebit?
What would you be requesting if you asked for something to be cooked ‘sommelle’ in France?
Raki is a drink from which country.