1. A plan for tackling what kind of waste has been outlined by the
Environment Secretary Michael Gove? 2. Which horse won this year's
Grand National race at Aintree? 3. Lewis Hamilton won this year's
Shanghai Grand Prix - who came second? 4. Name the socialite, Royal
Family friend and 2002 I'm a Celebrity... runner up, who died in
February? 5. How is Batman actor William West Anderson, better known? 6.
The Advertising Standards Authority has been reported as considering an
inquiry into which next-day online delivery service? 7. Which 1983 film
directed by John Landis sees the paths of Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy
cross when they become part of an elaborate bet? 8. Automatic pension
enrolment could start at what age, under new plans? 9. Barry Leslie
Norman died in June. Which long running TV series did he present until
1998? 22 10. Which Welsh actor starred in the TV sitcom Shelley, and The
Virgin Soldiers? 11. Which loveable character - along with trainer
Ashleigh - was the first animal to win Britain's Got Talent? 12.
Name the French actress who starred in films such as Jules et Jim and
Elevator to the Gallows? 13. Streetmate is hosted by which former
Gogglebox star? 30 14. Two rival fathers (Arnold Schwarzenegger and
Sinbad) battle it out for a Turbo-Man action figure in which 1996
festive family comedy? 15. Who was director of the National Theatre from
1973 to 1988? 16. Which former television producer and host of British
game show Fifteen to One died this year? 17. Who came second, in this
year's Golf Open Championship, just three shots behind winner
Jordan Speith? 18. Who will play the new Doctor in Doctor Who? 19.
Tidings of comfort and joy are brought with which carol? 20. In The
Santa Clause, who plays Scott Calvin, the man who causes Santa to fall
from his roof? 21. Which carol contains the line: "Peace on earth
and mercy mild, God and sinners reconciled"? 22. German-based disco
group Boney M had a number one hit in 1978 with which Christmas song?
23. Which 1993 Christmas film follows the misadventures of Jack
Skellington, Halloweentown's pumpkin king? 24. Name the
often-recorded carol describing Mary's journey to Bethlehem. 25.
Which Christmas film begins with Hugh Grant commenting that whenever he
feels gloomy about the world he thinks about the arrivals terminal at
Heathrow Airport? 26. The line "Let earth receive her King / Let
every heart / Prepare Him room / And heaven and nature sing" is
taken from which carol? 27. Bill Murray plays TV executive Frank Cross
in which modern take on Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol? 28. Joe
Pesci and Daniel Stern star in which 1990 Christmas comedy caper
produced by John Hughes? 29. Which was the first song to be broadcast
from space when the Gemini 6 crew played a practical joke on Mission
Control, suggesting they had spotted a low flying object? 30. Which
charming elf was played by Will Ferrell? ANSWERS 30.
Bells Jingle Alone Home 27.
Scrooged World the to Joy 25.
Actually Love Donkey Little 23.
Christmas Before Nightmare The 22.
Child Boy Mary's Sing Angels Herald 21.
Allen Tim Gentlemen 19.
Merry, Ye Rest God Whittaker 18.
Jodie Kuchar Matt Stewart 16.
G.William Hall Peter Sir Way 14.
the All Jingle Moffatt Scarlett 12.
Moreau Jeanne Pudsey 10.
Bennett Hywel etc) 97 96, Film 8.
18 Places Trading Prime 6.
Amazon West Adam Tomkinson 4.
Palmer-Tara Vettel Sebastian 2.
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