Pub quiz questions

  1. Which presenter of the children's TV show Blue Peter left the show in 1996 to become an early morning host on BBC Radio 2?
    Diane-Louise Jordan

  2. What was the first song played on Radio 1 in September 1967?
    Flowers in the Rain by The Move

  3. What car model gave its name to an alien in The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy?
    Ford (Prefect)

  4. In The Hitchiker's Guide to the Galaxy, who is Arthur's friend from Betelgeuse Seven?
    Ford Prefect

  5. What is the stolen "Heart of Gold" in The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy?
    Space ship

  6. Which Douglas Adams' best seller became a computer game in 1984?
    The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy

  7. What was the Regency TR-1 the world's first commercially available example of?
    *Transistor* radio

  8. What word used in connection with radio and television originally came from an agricultural term referring to the scattering of seeds?

  9. Which British TV and radio quiz show, that started in 1972, is still going, and has been variously presented by Magnus Magnusson, Peter Snow, Clive Anderson and John Humphrys?

  10. What is the name of the paranoid android in The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy?