Friday Quiz - 22/03/19

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  • 1. 

    Following the merger, Anchor Hanover manage locations in 91% of local authority areas in England - but where is our most south-westerly location?

    • A.

      Isles of Scilly

    • B.

      Land's End

    • C.

      Penzance

    • D.

      South or West take you outside Yorkshire - why would I want to do that?

    Correct Answer
    A. Isles of Scilly
    Explanation
    Yes - Anchor Hanover have a location in the Isles of Scilly - I imagine their guest room is fully booked...

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  • 2. 

    Announced this week, what's the new name for Team Sky, launching at the Tour De Yorkshire on May 2nd?

    • A.

      Team Boardman

    • B.

      Team Ineos

    • C.

      Team Jiffy Bag

    • D.

      Team Yorkshire

    Correct Answer
    B. Team Ineos
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Team Ineos. This new name for Team Sky was announced recently and will be launched at the Tour De Yorkshire on May 2nd.

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  • 3. 

    Which band performed their first ever show at The Cavern Club this week in 1961?

    • A.

      The Beatles

    • B.

      Led Zeppelin

    • C.

      The Rolling Stones

    • D.

      The Who

    Correct Answer
    A. The Beatles
    Explanation
    The Beatles performed their first ever show at The Cavern Club in 1961. This iconic performance marked the beginning of their journey to becoming one of the most influential and successful bands in history. The Cavern Club, located in Liverpool, England, became synonymous with the early days of The Beatles and played a crucial role in shaping their sound and style. The band's performances at The Cavern Club helped them gain a dedicated local following and eventually led to their global success.

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  • 4. 

    Also in this week we had the spring or vernal equinox - but what does equinox translate as from the Latin?

    • A.

      Equal day

    • B.

      Equal night

    • C.

      Equine Ox

    • D.

      Horse time

    Correct Answer
    B. Equal night
    Explanation
    Sorry, this is my grammar school education coming out. Cui bono?

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