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Pot luck 1. In which year did Coronation Street begin? 2. In which century was Oxford University founded? 3. What type of animal is a mandrill? 4. Which comedy duo had a number one hit with The Stonk in 1991? 5. What is the capital of Hungary? 6. Who was the drummer in The Who, who died in 1978? 7. Which tennis player was stabbed in 1993 while playing a match? 8. Which Charles Dickens novel features the character of Pip? 9. What is the national bird of New Zealand? 10. In which year did Roger Bannister break the four-minute mile barrier? Cars All the answers begin with the letters CAR.

1. What is the name of the North American reindeer? 2. What is the unit of weight used for gems? 3. What name is given to the practice of map-making? 4. What is the shell of a crab or tortoise called? 5. What is the name of a short, light rifle? See question 8 below Colourful Songs Who sang these songs? 1. Fade To Grey 2. True Blue 3. Silver Lady 4. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road 5. Paint It Black 6. The Lady In Red 7. Fields of Gold 8. White Flag 9. Yellow Submarine 10. Green, Green Grass of Home Answers to last week POT LUCK: 1. George Entwistle; 2. Gary and Martin Kemp; 3. Austrian; 4. Mercury; 5. Berkshire; 6. Dire Straits; 7. Blue; 8. Edinburgh; 9. Mick Jagger; 10. Princess Anne. SPORT: 1. Tiger Woods; 2. Baseball; 3. Double three; 4. Polo; 5. Isle of Man TT.

FIRST LINES: 1. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Hunter S Thompson); 2. 1984 (George Orwell); 3. The Crow Road (Iain Banks); 4. Moby-Dick (Herman Melville); 5. Anna Karenina (Leo Tolstoy); 6. The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (CS Lewis); 7. Catch-22 (Joseph Heller); 8. The Go-Between (LP Hartley); 9. Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen); 10. The Day of the Triffids (John Wyndham).
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Sunday Mercury (Birmingham, England)
Date:Nov 25, 2012
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