New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: Justice Minister Simon Hughes called this week for the number of women in prison to be halved. Approximately how many women are currently serving custodial sentences in England and Wales?

3800 12100 2200 7200

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: What, was it reported this week, can reduce anxiety during surgery?

Stress Balls Singing Surgeons Music by Enya Marijuana

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: Australian Author, Colleen McCullough, died this week aged 77. She achieved fame following the television adaptation of one of her novels. Which one?

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New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: Dippy, the Natural History Museum's famous Diplodocus, is being moved from the entrance of the museum and being replaced by what?

A Blue Whale A Giant Squid A Tyrannosaurus Rex A Mammoth

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: This week the Church of England consecrated its first female bishop, Libby Lane. Where is she now the bishop of?

Newcastle Blackburn Stockport Oxford

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: What did tory MP Andrew Robathan find in his cellar this week that lead to him to call for a change in EU Wildlife Directives?

Newts Moles Bats Rats

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: Who apologised this week for using the word "coloured" to describe black actors during an appearance on a US talk show?

Benedict Cumberbatch Ken Morley Jeremy Clarkson Justin Bieber

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: Who, was it announced this week, will headline the British Summer Time Festival at Hyde Park this June?

Kylie Madonna Rhianna Adele

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: Andy Murray got through the the Australian Open final this week. Who will his opponent be in the final?

Stan Wawrinka Novak Djokovic Roger Federer Tomas Berdych

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: What did Ex Plaid Cymru leader Lord Wigley compare a Trident base in Scotland to this week?

A Supermarket A Concentration Camp A Chain Gang A Sweatshop

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: A thirty foot figure depicting which BBC character was shipped to Poland this week?

Tinky Winky Captain Jack Sparrow Ian Beale The Stig

New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


1 / 12: Events got underway this week to mark the anniversary of Winston Churchill's state funeral. In what year did this funeral take place?

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New Quiz - Week Ending 30th January 2015

Regular weekly news quiz - week ending 30th January 2015.


A thirty foot figure depicting which BBC character was shipped to Poland this week?


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Captain Jack SparrowTinky WinkyThe StigIan Beale

This week the Church of England consecrated its first female bishop, Libby Lane. Where is she now the bishop of?


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BlackburnStockportNewcastleOxford

Who apologised this week for using the word "coloured" to describe black actors during an appearance on a US talk show?


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Justin BieberKen MorleyBenedict CumberbatchJeremy Clarkson

Who, was it announced this week, will headline the British Summer Time Festival at Hyde Park this June?


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MadonnaRhiannaAdeleKylie

What did Ex Plaid Cymru leader Lord Wigley compare a Trident base in Scotland to this week?


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A SupermarketA Concentration CampA SweatshopA Chain Gang

Dippy, the Natural History Museum's famous Diplodocus, is being moved from the entrance of the museum and being replaced by what?


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A MammothA Giant SquidA Blue WhaleA Tyrannosaurus Rex

Justice Minister Simon Hughes called this week for the number of women in prison to be halved. Approximately how many women are currently serving custodial sentences in England and Wales?


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72002200121003800

Events got underway this week to mark the anniversary of Winston Churchill's state funeral. In what year did this funeral take place?


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1970195019551965

Andy Murray got through the the Australian Open final this week. Who will his opponent be in the final?


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Stan WawrinkaTomas BerdychRoger FedererNovak Djokovic

What did tory MP Andrew Robathan find in his cellar this week that lead to him to call for a change in EU Wildlife Directives?


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RatsNewtsBatsMoles

What, was it reported this week, can reduce anxiety during surgery?


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Stress BallsMarijuanaMusic by EnyaSinging Surgeons

Australian Author, Colleen McCullough, died this week aged 77. She achieved fame following the television adaptation of one of her novels. Which one?


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Tales of the CityLaceThe Thorn BirdsRoots