1 What does a noctambulist do? Sleepwalk
2 Which US state is the setting for the 1971 film ‘The Last Picture Show’? Texas
3 Which Italian-born fashion designer introduced the colour ‘Shocking Pink’ in 1936? Elsa Schiaparelli
4 The Winter War (November 1939 – March 1940) was fought between which two countries? Soviet Union (Russia) and Finland
5 Grace Cathedral is in which US city? San Francisco
6 Prior to Andy Murray, who was the last British tennis player to win the Wimbledon Men’s Singles Final? Fred Perry
7 A flitch is another name for a side of what? Bacon
8 Didymitis is the inflammation of which part of the human body? Testicle
9 What was the name of the convict ship which set sail from Britain in 1789 with the first cargo of female prisoners for a penal colony in Australia? Lady Juliana
10 Who played Christine Painter (a thinly disguised Cynthia Payne) in the 1987 film ‘Personal Services’? Julie Walters
11 In 1950, which US President ordered air and sea forces to defend South Korea? Harry S. Truman
12 Jimmy and Alison Porter are characters in which John Osborne play? Look Back In Anger
13 In which year did Patrick Moore present the first episode of ‘The Sky At Night’ on television? 1957
14 ‘Bowl of Fruit, Violin and Bottle’ is the work of which artist? Pablo Picasso
15 The Kingdom of Lesotho is completely surrounded by which country? South Africa
16 Who played gay rights activist and politician Harvey Milk in the 2008 film ‘Milk’? Sean Penn
17 The Democracy Monument is in which Asian city? Bangkok
18 Which jockey won the 2003 Epsom Derby on Kris Kin? Kieran Fallon
19 Who wrote the play ‘The Night of the Iguana’? Tennessee Williams
20 Mary of Teck was the wife of which British monarch? George V
21 The Philippines lie in which ocean? Pacific Ocean
22 How many times does the word ‘eternity’ appear in the King James version of the Bible? Once
23 Mercury Seven, also referred to as the Original Seven, were a group of what? Astronauts
24 In which year were the Academy Awards first broadcast on television? 1953
25 The Ryder Cup is contested in which sport? Golf
26 Abdullah Gul was elected President of which country in August 2007? Turkey
27 In American Football, which team was previously known as the Houston Oilers? Tennessee Titans
28 What type of creature is a mavis? Bird – song thrush
29 In 1216, English monarch King John was said to have lost the crown jewels while crossing which body of water? The Wash
30 Meniere’s disease affects which part of the body? Inner ear