Take a look at your data with our bumper batch of greater than 100 questions, spanning every part from music and tradition to foods and drinks and historical past
Meals and Drink
1 Which county does the Bakewell tart come from?
2 What number of segments are in most oranges?
Three True or false – coconut water can be utilized as a substitute of blood plasma in emergency transfusions?
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Four What’s the essential ingredient in black pudding?
5 Which animal’s milk is used for Roquefort cheese?
6 Which pasta’s translation from Italian means ‘little tongues’?
7 Which fish, historically caught off the East Anglian coast had been referred to as silver darlings?
Eight By which decade did McDonalds open within the UK?
9 Which model made the Cabana chocolate bar within the 80s?
10 True or false – vinegar can soften pearls?
11 Which spirit is created from the blue agave plant?
12 What’s the most well liked chilli on the planet?
13 What’s the most stolen meals on the planet?
14 What’s nori?
15 True or false – limes float and lemons sink in water?
16 What’s ceviche?
17 The place is the Clare Valley wine rising area?
18 In French gastronomy what are also known as diamonds of Perigord?
19 Which soccer membership does Delia Smith co-own?
20 Which biscuit is known as after an 18th century Italian chief?
21 Identify the creator of the literary spy George Smiley, who died in December.
22 One of many greatest hit TV exhibits of 2020 was Regular Folks – title the Irish novelist on whose guide it was primarily based.
23 Who was the winner of the E book of the Yr award 2020 on the East Anglian E book Awards – and what’s the title of their guide?
24 Maggie O’Farrell gained the Ladies’s Prize for Hamnet. Which playwright’s son is it impressed by?
25 Elena Ferrante returned with a brand new novel in 2020. What’s it referred to as?
26 Hilary Mantel accomplished her Wolf Corridor trilogy this 12 months. What’s the title of the ultimate guide?
27 Pointless host Richard Osman’s debut novel The Thursday Homicide Membership was printed within the autumn. His brother, Mat, additionally launched his first guide this 12 months – which rock group is he bassist of?
28 Which guide gained the 2020 Booker Prize?
29 Which actor’s third memoir, about his decade-long quest to convey a movie about Oscar Wilde’s final days to the massive display screen, known as To The Finish Of The World?
30 Caitlin Moran tackles center age in her newest guide. What’s its title?
Here’s a collection of well-known first strains and final strains from novels – what number of are you aware?
31 “Somebody will need to have been spreading lies about Josef Ok, for with out having performed something improper he was arrested one morning.”
32 “In the event you actually need to hear about it, the very first thing you’ll in all probability need to know is the place I used to be born, and what my awful childhood was like, and the way my dad and mom had been occupied and all earlier than that they had me, and all that David Copperfield form of c***, however I don’t really feel like going into it, if you wish to know the reality.”
33 “These are my New Yr’s Resolutions: 1. I’ll assist the blind throughout the highway. 2. I’ll cling my trousers up. 3. I’ll put the sleeves again on my data. 4. I cannot begin smoking. 5. I’ll cease squeezing my spots. 6. I might be type to the canine. 7. I’ll assist the poor and ignorant. 8. After listening to the disgusting noises from downstairs final night time, I’ve additionally vowed by no means to drink alcohol.”
34 “Marley was useless: to start with.”
35 “Alice was starting to get very bored with sitting by her sister on the financial institution, and of getting nothing to do: a couple of times she had peeped into the guide her sister was studying, but it surely had no footage or conversations in it, ‘and what’s the usage of a guide,’ thought Alice, ‘with out footage or dialog?’”
36 “All youngsters, besides one, develop up.”
37 “When Mary Lennox was despatched to Misselthwaite Manor to dwell together with her uncle, everyone stated she was essentially the most disagreeable-looking little one ever seen. It was true too. She had just a little skinny face and just a little skinny physique, skinny mild hair and a bitter expression.”
38 “So in America when the solar goes down and I sit on the previous broken-down river pier watching the lengthy, lengthy skies over New Jersey and sense all that uncooked land that rolls in a single unbelievable enormous bulge over to the West Coast, and all that highway going, all of the individuals dreaming within the immensity of it, and in Iowa I do know by now the youngsters have to be crying within the land the place they let the youngsters cry, and tonight the celebs’ll be out, and don’t that God is Pooh Bear? the night star have to be drooping and shedding her sparkler dims on the prairie, which is simply earlier than the approaching of full night time that blesses the earth, darkens all rivers, cups the peaks and folds the ultimate shore in, and no one, no one is aware of what’s going to occur to anyone moreover the forlorn rags of rising previous, I consider Dean Moriarty, I even consider Previous Dean Moriarty the daddy we by no means discovered, I consider Dean Moriarty.”
39 “So we beat on, boats in opposition to the present, borne again ceaselessly into the previous.”
40 “The creatures outdoors appeared from pig to man, and from man to pig, and from pig to man once more; however already it was unattainable to say which was which.”
41 Which center title do each John Lennon and Gary Lineker share?
42 Fats Man and Little Boy had been code names for what within the 1940s?
43 Who was the UK prime minister on January 1, 2000?
44 What color jersey does the winner of biking’s Giro D’Italia put on?
45 Which measurement equates to 220 yards?
46 What number of objectives did Norwich Metropolis rating of their final 9 Premier League video games of final season?
47 What’s the solely US states to start with an A however not finish in a single?
48 Which tragic occasion did singer John Lydon and actress Kim Cattrall narrowly miss?
49 What’s the longest English phrase which has all its letters in alphabetical order?
50 Which Shakespeare play is ready in Albania?
51 The primary Glastonbury Pageant occurred in 1970. How a lot did a ticket price?
52 Which artist has gained essentially the most Mercury Prizes?
53 Studying Pageant has been going down since 1961 – however what 12 months did its sister pageant Leeds Pageant start?
54 An ‘EGOT’ is a time period used to explain somebody who’s gained 4 prestigious awards within the leisure trade – an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and which different award?
55 Which Gallagher brother is older?
56 In 2014, the band U2 stunned everybody by routinely placing considered one of their albums on everybody’s iTunes library – what was this album referred to as?
57 David Robert Jones is the beginning title of which English musician?
58 Which American singer-songwriter is backed by the E Road Band?
59 What 12 months did Geri Halliwell go away the Spice Women?
60 Which world-famous and extremely sought-after music producer has produced albums similar to Beastie Boys’ ‘Licensed to Sick’, ‘Californication’ by Crimson Sizzling Chilli Peppers, and ‘21’ by Adele?
61 Which iconic nightclub grew to become well-known within the 1980s and 1990s attributable to its affiliation with the ‘Madchester’ music scene?
62 V Pageant was based in 1996 by Richard Branson – however which Britpop artist was instrumental in its establishing?
63 By which 12 months and nation did the primary Eurovision Track Contest happen?
64 Which BBC Radio presenter is its longest-serving broadcaster?
65 One Route positioned third on The X Consider 2010 – however who gained that 12 months?
66 The Beatles’ first album got here out in 1963. What was it referred to as?
67 Who’s the one particular person to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame 3 times?
68 Which former Oingo Boingo frontman composed the theme tune for The Simpsons?
69 Which American actress had each Elvis as a grandfather and Michael Jackson as a stepfather?
70 Stay Help was a sequence of profit concert events that occurred in 1985. What 12 months did its successor Stay Eight happen?
71 What’s the land which as soon as linked East Anglia to the Netherlands referred to as?
72 The place did King George V name: “The place I really like higher than wherever else on the planet.”
73 How did Will Kemp journey from London to Norwich, by way of Sudbury, Melford, Cavendish and Clare, within the 12 months 1600?
74 What color are Suffolk Punch horses?
75 The Romans referred to as it Branodunum, what do we all know it as?
76 The place was Mary Tudor proclaimed Queen of England in 1553?
77 The place in Norfolk did a 14th century king of England imprison his mom?
78 Which revolutionary started his working life making underwear in Thetford?
79 What’s the water tower constructed at Thorpeness in 1923 now referred to as?
80 Who was born in Barrow, close to Bury St Edmunds, in 1633 and went on to grow to be England’s first skilled feminine painter?
81 Which counties are included within the official definition of East Anglia?
82 What had stood on the Suffolk coast for 228 years, however got here down in July?
83 Who’s the College of East Anglia graduate main the Oxford vaccine workforce?
84 The place are Landguard, Dooley, Walton, Trinity and Berths eight and 9?
85 The place is the biggest sugar beet manufacturing unit in Europe?
86 What’s the title of the Wisbech born sportsman who took the place of a world champion when he examined optimistic for coronavirus this December?
87 Which two Norfolk retail firms marked their 250th anniversaries in 2020?
88 Who owns the UK’s most Googled movie star dwelling of 2020?
89 Which constituency does the Secretary of State for Well being and Social Care signify?
90 Which East Anglian MP stood within the Labour Celebration management election in 2020?
91 Which Physician made his debut within the present’s 2005 festive particular referred to as The Christmas Invasion?
92 Which member of The Beatles narrated the primary sequence of Thomas the Tank Engine on TV?
93 Which TV theme begins with the phrases: “You recognize we belong collectively…”
94 Which British monarch delivered the primary ever Christmas message?
95 Who, together with Richard Curtis, co-wrote the British TV sequence Blackadder (besides the primary sequence)?
96 What lastly makes the Trotter’s millionaires in Solely Fools and Horses?
97 Who performs the recent priest in Fleabag?
98 How does the inheritor to Downton Abbey die within the first episode of the sequence?
99 Crime thriller Luther starring Idris Elba first aired through which 12 months?
100 Joe Unique is through which Netflix TV sequence?
101 The fictional firm Wernham Hogg was used through which TV sequence?
102 In 1984, Margaret Thatcher wrote a sketch for and performed herself through which sequence?
103 What did Rumpole of the Bailey name his spouse?
104 Cliff Richard appeared on Christmas Prime of the Pops in 1988 with Mistletoe and Wine – what number of singles had he launched as much as that time?
105 Who punched the Chief Commissioning Editor of the BBC on a Christmas Particular and received exiled to Radio Norwich?
106 Within the 2009 Royle Household Christmas Particular, what are Jim and Barbara celebrating with a visit to Prestatyn?
107 What did viewers vote because the UK’s favorite Eurovision efficiency of all time?
A: Making Your Thoughts Up by Bucks Fizz
B: Love Shine a Mild by Katrina and the Waves
C: Waterloo by Abba
108 What number of viewers watched the Queen tackle the nation on April 5 2020 when she thanked us for staying at dwelling and stated: “We are going to meet once more”?
A: 28 million
B: 24 million
C: 18 million
109 What’s Peppa Pig’s brother’s title?
110 Which different TV cleaning soap, aside from EastEnders, did Ross Kemp star in?
12 Carolina Reaper
15 False (it’s the opposite approach round)
16 Fish cooked in citrus juice
19 Norwich Metropolis
21 John Le Carre
22 Sally Rooney
23 A.M Howell, The Home of One Hundred Clocks
24 William Shakespeare
25 The Mendacity Lifetime of Adults
26 The Mirror and the Mild
28 Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart
29 Rupert Everett
30 Extra Than A Girl
31 The Trial, by Franz Kafka
32 The Catcher within the Rye, by J.D. Salinger
33 The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 ¾, by Sue Townsend
34 A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens
35 Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll
36 Peter Pan, by J.M. Barrie
37 The Secret Backyard, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
38 On the Street, by Jack Kerouac
39 The Nice Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
40 Animal Farm, by George Orwell
42 Atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
43 Tony Blair
45 A furlong
48 Lockerbie airplane crash
50 Twelfth Evening
52 PJ Harvey
54 A Tony Award
56 Songs of Innocence
57 David Bowie
58 Bruce Springsteen
60 Rick Rubin
61 The Hacienda
62 Jarvis Cocker of Pulp
63 1956 in Switzerland
64 Annie Nightingale
65 Matt Cardle
66 Please Please Me
67 Eric Clapton
68 Danny Elfman
69 Riley Keogh
73 Morris dancing
74 Chesnut (the normal spelling, not chestnut)
76 Framlingham Fortress
77 Fortress Rising
78 Thomas Paine
79 The Home within the Clouds
80 Mary Beale, whose work could be seen in Moyse Corridor Museum, Bury St Edmunds
81 Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, together with the Metropolis of Peterborough
82 Orford Ness lighthouse
83 Sarah Gilbert
84 The Port of Felixstowe
85 Wissington, West Norfolk
86 George Russell
87 Jarrold and Bakers & Larners of Holt
88 Ed Sheeran, who lives close to Framlingham
89 West Suffolk
90 Norwich South MP Clive Lewis
91 David Tennant
92 Ringo Starr
93 Residence and Away
94 George V (on the radio, the primary televised speech was from Elizabeth II in 1957)
95 Ben Elton
96 Pocket Watch
97 Andrew Scott
98 Within the Titanic
100 Tiger King
101 The Workplace
102 Sure Minister
103 She Who Should Be Obeyed
105 Alan Partridge
106 50th wedding ceremony anniversary
108 24 million
110 Emmerdale from December 1986 to February 1987