Thursday’s quiz

You’re invited to pose the questions.

Anyone who stumps everyone will win a batch of hazelnut chocolate chip biscuits.

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5 Responses to Thursday’s quiz

  1. Teletext says:

    Who are the following better known as?

    1. Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson

    2. Jessica Ellen Cornish

    3. Ella Yelich-O’Connor

    4. Lucille Frances Ryan

    5. George Bertrand

  2. alwyn says:

    1. Katy Perry
    3. Lorde
    4. Lucy Lawless
    I haven’t any idea about the other two though.

  3. J Bloggs says:

    1) Who was the first king or queen of England to be buried at Westminster Cathedral?

    2) Who was the last king or queen of England to be buried at Westminster Cathedral?

    3) Who was the first king or queen to be buried at Windsor Castle?

    4) Where is the Church of St Peter ad Vincula, and how many people proclaimed as king or queen (either as consort or in thier own right) of England are buried there?

    5) Who are the people in Q.4?

    6) Mary, Queen of Scots is buried in Westminster Cathedral – what is unique about this?

    7) Who is the only ruler of England to have been disinterred from Westmister abbey since 1066?

    8) Operation London Bridge is the plan to manage after the death of Elizabeth II – for whose death was Operation Tay Bridge the plan for, and for whom was this plan also used?

  4. J Bloggs says:

    BAH—-all references to westminster Cathedral in the above quiz should, of course, refer to westminster ABBEY

  5. Teletext says:

    J Bloggs

    1. Edward the Confessor and his wife from Wessex

    2. George II and his wife

    3. Edward IV

    4. Tower of London. I think only 3 from what I remember from my visit.

    5. Anne Boleyn, Catherine Howard and Lady Jane Grey

    6. She is only one of two non English monarchs to be buried there.

    7. King Harold I

    8. The Queen Mother and it was also used for Princess Diana

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