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    Quiz Week 22

    This weeks theme is George.

    Answers Friday

    1. Winston Smith and Emmanuel Goldstein are characters in which George Orwell novel

    2. George Cole played flash Harry in which series of films

    3. George the pink hippo appeared in which children’s TV series

    4. In which month is the feast day of St George

    5. Who duetted with George Michael in 1991 on Don’t Let The Sun Go Down on Me

    6. Which British monarch’s reign saw the American War of Independence

    7. Which actors only outing as James Bond was in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

    8. What was George and Mildred’s surname in the 1970’s sitcom

    9. Which English engineer was known as “ the Father of Railways”

    10. Which English spymaster features in John le Carre’s Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

    11. Who was French president from 1969 - 1974

    12. What was the surname of George Takei’s Star Trek character

    13. In which 1946 film did James Stuart start as George Bailey

    14. George Simenon created which fictional detective

    15. Which actor played TV’s Inspector George Gently

    16. Who played the title role in the 1994 film The Madness of King George

    17. What was the name of George Wendy’s character in the TV series Cheers

    18. Which 1980’s TV series starred George Peppard as Hannibal Smith

    19. Which type of instrument did George Formby play.....bonus point for correct spelling 😁

    20. What is the capital of the country Georgia.

    #2
    I guess it's just me but I'm not going to read these posts anymore. It gets me down that I seem to know so little. 😢
    Bulbar started Jan 2020. Mute and 100% tube fed but mobile and undefeated. Stay Strong 🤗😘🤗😁xx

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      #3
      It’s not just you Matthew. Phil has posted a stinker this week.
      I’m going to do this even if it kills me!

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        #4
        I was thinking the same I’ve not even got half I don’t think 🤷‍♀️
        Janette x

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          #5
          🙈🤦‍♂️🤷‍♂️

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            #6
            In a 'Slumdog Millionaire' way, I happen to be lucky and know 15 😳 only because I'm a Daddy's Girl and used to watch TV with him on many Sundays in winter, others I grew up with and they fell well for me - plus 1 for (I think) spelling #19 correctly, again only because my friend's son plays one...



            ​Diagnosed 03/2007. Sporadic Definite ALS/MND Spinal (hand) Onset.
            Eye gaze user - No functional limbs - No speech - Feeding tube - Overnight NIV.

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              #7
              Ellie you must have had a good kip last night 😁

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                #8
                Bowler It being a Bank Holiday, I had more time to think - don't get used to it 😃🤗
                ​Diagnosed 03/2007. Sporadic Definite ALS/MND Spinal (hand) Onset.
                Eye gaze user - No functional limbs - No speech - Feeding tube - Overnight NIV.

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                  #9
                  7 at the moment and probably only 5 when the answers are posted
                  Richard
                  Richard

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                    #10
                    We think 16 ( there are two of us! ) I can spell number 19 because we had a specialist music teacher at school. I had to write how much they had enjoyed learning this chuffing instrument on every chuffing school report. I had to check the spelling every time ! 🤣

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                      #11
                      I reckon around 12 + 6 guesses with the jury out on the spelling until results day

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                        #12
                        lets see richard plus 1 = 8. ok havent had a go yet but not even sure ive got that.

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                          #13
                          Looks like 13. 😊

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                            #14
                            Answers

                            1...1984
                            2...St Trinian’s
                            3...Rainbow
                            4...April
                            5...Sir Elton John
                            6...George III
                            7...George Lazenby
                            8...Roper
                            9...George Stephenson
                            10.George Smiley
                            11.Georges Pompidou
                            12.Sulu
                            13.It’s a Wonderful Life
                            14.Maigret
                            15.Martin Shaw
                            16.Sir. Nigel Hawthorne
                            17.Norm
                            18.The A Team
                            19.Ukulele......bonus point for correct spelling
                            20.Tbilisi

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                              #15
                              10 can we have really easy ones next week, do you have a childrens version?

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