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Which Bal­ly­mena born ac­tor has an­nounced he is re­tir­ing from mak­ing ac­tion movies?

Hope Hicks has re­placed An­thony Scara­mucci to fill which role in Don­ald Trump’s gov­ern­ment?

The UK was hit by the first storm of the sea­son. How has the Met Of­fice named it?

Which US film di­rec­tor will re­turn to di­rect Star Wars Episode IX after di­rect­ing 2015’s The Force Awak­ens?

Which com­pany has an­nounced that its stores will be re­named ‘Town Squares’ as they be­lieve they are ‘gath­er­ing places’?

Which for­mer Bri­tish politi­cian sug­gested he toyed with the idea of a Bri­tish foot­ball league as a way of bring­ing the UK to­gether?

Which foot­baller re­ceived the higher player rat­ing in the FIFA 18 ver­sion of the video game? Cris­tiano Ronaldo or Leo Messi?

Patty Jenk­ins will re­turn to di­rect the sec­ond in­stal­ment of which su­per­hero fran­chise? What is the largest city in Nige­ria? Which Demo­cratic nom­i­nee did Ge­orge W Bush de­feat in the 2000 elec­tion?

Which video game clas­sic fea­tures Gor­don Free­man at the Black Mesa Re­search Fa­cil­ity?

Cham­pion jockey Arthur Edward Breasley is bet­ter known as what?

How many stars are on the flag of China?

“Load On Guns/Bring Your Friends/It’s Fun To Lose And To Pre­tend” is the open­ing line of which Nir­vana hit?

Who was the Sh­effield steel­maker who in 1856, de­vel­oped a process of ex­tract­ing car­bon from pig iron to cre­ate prod­uct that was eas­ier to con­vert to steel?

At 645 miles long the river Ta­gus flows be­tween which 2 coun­tries?

What was the sec­ond film in the Harry Pot­ter se­ries?

The study and trac­ing of lines of de­scent (fam­ily trees) is known as what?

What was the name of Bill Sikes’ dog in Oliver Twist?

What is the term for mu­sic that is specif­i­cally group or solo singing with­out instrumental ac­com­pa­ni­ment?

Which colours make up the na­tional flag of In­dia be­sides saf­fron and white?

An­gelo Si­ciloano, a US body builder who died aged 79 in 1972, was fa­mously bet­ter known as who?

De­scribed as one of the Seven Won­ders of the In­dus­trial World, off which coun­try’s coast would you find the Bell Rock Light­house? In the sit­com Dad’s Army, who had the catch­phrase “put that light out”? Who led the first ex­pe­di­tion to suc­cess­fully tra­verse Canada’s North­west Pas­sage be­tween the At­lantic and Pa­cific oceans? Which crime drama was set around a New Jersey-based Ital­ian Amer­i­can mob­ster star­ring James Gan­dolfini In 1938 the world speed record for a steam lo­co­mo­tive was set in Eng­land at a speed of 125.88 miles per hour, by which en­gine? What per­cent­age of the at­mos­phere is car­bon diox­ide? a) less than 1% b) 1 to 2% c) more than 2 The cock­tail Kir Royal con­sists of which two in­gre­di­ents? Beef jerky prob­a­bly orig­i­nated in South Amer­i­can, but what is jerky?

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