1 ‘An Ideal ‘what’ is an 1895 play by Oscar Wilde? Husband
2 How old was British monarch Queen Victoria when she came to the throne? 18 years
3 Damper is a traditional soda bread originating in which country? Australia
4 What is the name of the alcoholic who runs a rag and bottle shop and lodging house, who dies when he spontaneously combusts, in the novel ‘Bleak House’ by Charles Dickens? Krook
5 In June 1972, Sally Priesand became the first female ‘what’ in the US? Rabbi (in Reform Judaism)
6 Euan, Nicky, Kathryn and Leo are the children of which British Prime Minister? Tony Blair
7 What is the name of the official British coronation crown? St Edward’s Crown
8 Gules is which colour in heraldry? Red
9 What is the name of the famous comic book store on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles, which opened in 2005? Secret Headquarters
10 Who became manager of Scottish football club Celtic in 2010? Neil Lennon
11 Navin R Johnson, played by Steve Martin, is the title character in which 1979 film? The Jerk
12 Mamma Mania is a tribute band to which group? Abba
13 In the Six Nations Rugby Championship, the Millennium Trophy is awarded to the winner of the game between which two countries? England and Ireland
14 ‘The Royal Hunt of the ‘what’ is a 1964 play by Peter Shaffer? Sun
15 What are the final odds called at the time a horse race begins? Starting price
16 Which creature represented the year 2001 in the Chinese calendar? Snake
17 Gibraltar is linked by ferry to which North African city? Tangier
18 In computing, what is SYSOP short for? System Operator
19 The 1984 Conservative Party Conference was held in which British coastal town? Brighton
20 Which Mediterranean island was one of the filming locations for the 2000 film ‘Gladiator’? Malta