Tag «2015»

2015 Quiz – Round 2 – Sport

1. After the departure of José Mourinho in December 2015, who was appointed first team manager of Chelsea FC until the end of the season? Guus Hiddink 2. Who released an autobiography entitled ‘Second Innings: My Sporting Life’ in July? Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff 3. Which rugby union player became the youngest to achieve 50 international caps in …

2015 Quiz – Round 3 – Awards and Winners

2015 Awards and Winners – Who or what were the winners of the following in 2015? 1. BBC Sports Personality of the Year Andy Murray 2. Academy Award for Best Picture Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) 3. BAFTA for leading actor Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything) 4. Winners of Strictly Come Dancing …

2015 Quiz – Round 4 – News

1. Cecil the lion was killed in Zimbabwe in July by an American big-game hunter – what was the hunter’s name? Walter Palmer 2. Ethel Lang, the last living UK resident born during the reign of Queen Victoria, died in July. How old was she? 114 3. David Cameron called an emergency COBRA meeting to discuss …

2015 Quiz – Round 5 – Music

1. The Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir was Christmas number 1 this year. Who was number 2? Justin Bieber 2. Adele released a new album this year. What are the names of all three of her studio albums to date? 19, 21 and 25 3. Taylor Swift completed a world tour this year for an album …

2015 Quiz – Round 6 – Celebrities

1. Why did Briana Jungwirth make the headlines this year? She is the mother of 1 Direction’s Louis Tomlinson’s baby 2. Whitney Houston’s daughter sadly passed away this year. What was her name? Bobbi Kristina Brown 3. Jennifer Aniston remarried this year. What is the name of her new husband? Justin Theroux 4. Who interviewed Prince …

2015 Quiz – Round 7 – General Knowledge

1. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West had a baby in December – what did they call him? Saint (West) 2. What is the name of the French satirical magazine whose offices were attacked by armed gunmen in January, killing 11 people? Charlie Hebdo 3. In February 2015 a dress became a viral phenomenon when it …