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who, what, where, when? WHO wrote the story collections The Wrong Set and Such Darling Dodos? WHAT was the stage name of the Australian music hall act Florence (Flora) Flannagan? WHERE is RD Blackmore's novel Lorna Doone set? WHEN were Chelsea FC formed? remember when... The following events all occurred in a year in living memory. Can you guess the year? 1. The Winter Olympics were held at Nagano, Japan 2. Earth Summit won the Aintree Grand National 3. The drug Viagra became available 4.France won the football World Cup impossipuzzles "That's right, two boys and a girl," said Terry. "The ages of the boys and my age total six times Carol's age, and when she was born Adam was half again as old as Ben was."
Alan shook his head. "I don't even know your age." "Well, figure it out," Terry replied. "I'm just the total of their three ages, and Adam was a year younger than Ben's present age when Ben was as old as Carol is now."
Quite a teaser! How old is Terry? wordwise The word may sound familiar, but what does it mean? MULLION A. Vertical bar separating divisions of a window B. A rock containing gold C. A kind of glass who am I? A singer, I was born in Romford in 1979. I found international fame at the age of twenty for being one seventh of manufactured pop band S Club 7 with their own TV show. I left the limelight after the band split in 2003. In 2005 I released a comeback album, Relentless, and I am currently a member of spin-off S Club 3.
10 questions 1. In which century was the Battle of Otterburn? 2. Romania has a coastline on which body of water? 3. What's the minimum number of points someone needs to score to win a set in tennis? 4. Which Jamaican-born musician had a hit with You Can Get It If You Really Want? 5. What's the longest-running quiz show on British TV? 6. Which element has the symbol W? 7. The varicella zoster virus is better known as what? 8. In 1874 North Shields-born former child miner Thomas Burt became the first working-class man to become a what? 9. Which cartoon character has an arch-rival called Bluto? 10. Complete the proverb: 'Marry in haste, ...' | Do you have any trivia questions with which to tease North East brains? We'd particularly love to receive your questions about the region for 10 Questions. Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org or to Anthony Hendon, The Journal, 3rd Floor, Eldon Court, Percy Street, Newcastle NE1 7JB.
answers WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN: Angus Wilson; Florrie Forde; Exmoor, Devon; 1905 REMEMBER WHEN: 1998 IMPOSSIPUZZLES: Terry 35, children 10, 12, and 13 years WORDWISE: A WHO AM I: Jo O'Meara 10 QUESTIONS: 1 14th (1388), 2 The Black Sea, 3 24, 4 Desmond Dekker, 5 University Challenge, 6 Tungsten, 7 Chickenpox, 8 MP, 9 Popeye, 10 repent at leisure
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|Date:||Jun 29, 2019|
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