Some of the ques­tions they got right

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Children’s Favourites -

TV His­tory - Which is the old­est TV pro­gramme - the first Euro­vi­sion Song Con­test, the first David At­ten­bor­ough doc­u­men­tary, the first party elec­tion broad­cast, or the weather fore­cast? An­swer: Weather fore­cast (1936)

Ama­zon - Which is greater, length of the Ama­zon River in kilo­me­tres, em­ploy­ees in Ama­, species in the Ama­zon rain for­est? An­swer: Rain for­est species (mil­lions)

Sport - which of the fol­low­ing events has a record of un­der an hour? Swim­ming the English Chan­nel, the 20km race walk, or run­ning the half marathon. An­swer - half marathon.

Apollo Mis­sions - When was film Apollo 13 first re­leased and was it nearer to to­day or the orig­i­nal mis­sion in 1970? An­swer; nearer to to­day (film re­leased in 1995).

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