Quiz Number 170

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  1. What started at Edgehill and finished at Worcester?
  2. Starting on the outside, what are the five colours that make up an archery target?
  3. Which 2006 Martin Scorsese movie won four Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director?
  4. In which year did the "Boston Tea party" take place?
  5. Which songs with "Bridge" in the title were UK top twenty hits for the following artists,[a] Fergie (2006), [b] Dean Martin (1955), [c] Cher, Chrissie Hynde, Nenah Cherry & Eric Clapton (1995), [d] Red Hot Chilli Peppers (1992) and [e] Simon & Garfunkel (1970)?
  6. Which 19th century family of writers used the pseudonyms Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell?
  7. As at 2020, who is the only motorcycle racer to have won the BBC Sports Personality of the Year?
  8. Who in 1927 became Time magazines first "Man of the Year"?
  9. In which English county is the town of Bognor Regis?
  10. In the stories by Rudyard Kipling, what type of animal was Bagheera?
  11. Phoebe is a personification of which astronomical feature?
  12. The Victoria Falls lie between which two countries?
  13. Which is the only single by the Spice Girls that failed to reach the UK top ten?
  14. Who is Angelina Jolie's actor father?
  15. Which company replaced Ferrari as Brand International's "World's Most Powerful Brand" in 2015?
  16. What colour is a Welsh Poppy?
  17. Which 1971 movie gave Clint Eastwood his directorial debut?
  18. In which novels by Charles Dickens do the following characters feature, [a] Alfred Jingle, [b] Mr Fezziwig, [c] Polly Toodle, [d] Joe Gargery and [e] William Micawber?
  19. Who as of 2012, was the only US President to have two non-consecutive terms of office?
  20. Which singer-songwriter released albums in the 1970s entitled "Desire" and "Blood on the Tracks"?
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