Pub quiz questions

  1. In which format (/media) was The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy first produced in?
    Radio play
    1978. The books were written starting in 1979

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

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

  4. 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?

  5. Which soap is set in Borsetshire?
    The Archers

  6. 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

  7. Until his death in February 2010, who was the most senior member of the Archer family?

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

  9. What does MW stand for on a radio?
    Medium Wave

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