1. Alan Shearer moved from Blackburn Rovers to Newcastle United in 1996 for a then world record transfer fee. How much was it?
2. From where was the first British television service broadcast?
3. How does Nordic skiing differ from the Alpine variety?
4. In Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress what place is the ultimate destination of Christian?
5. What do the initials LED stand for? 6. In what outdoor pursuit was 19th century Englishman Edward Whymper a pioneer?
7. What is the popular name for military policemen?
8. How old was snooker player Ronnie O’Sullivan when he became the youngest-ever winner of the UK Championship?
9. Which musician created the best-selling albums Tubular Bells and Ommadawn?
10. Who perfected the design of the first high-powered astronomical telescope in 1609?