Pub quiz questions

  1. What did the Germans spend before they had the euro?

  2. Which Chancellor of the Exchequer fathered a famous TV cook?
    Nigel Lawson

  3. Which US President used his wife's astrologer for advice on 'virtually every move and decision?'
    Ronald Reagan

  4. What cost £6.65 in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland in April 2006 that people in Wales paid £3 for?
    An NHS prescription

  5. What organisation kidnapped Terry Waite?
    Islamic Jihad Organization (Jihad for short)
    Kidnapped 1987, released 1991

  6. in 1998 which junior Health minister resigned for incorrectly claiming that millions of British eggs were infected with salmonella?
    Edwina Currie

  7. Which Indian Prime Minister was assassinated by two of her Sikh bodyguards?
    Indira Ghandi
    31 October 1984

  8. Alan Hope has led which political party since 1999?
    The Official Monster Raving Loony Party

  9. Who said while in captivity he'd been sent a picture of a stained-glass window depicting John Bunyan?
    Terry Waite
    Kidnapped 1987, released 1991

  10. Which leader of a political party joined the queue to be one of the first tourists to enter Buckhingham Palace when it opened to the public in 1993?
    Screaming Lord Sutch
    founder of the Official Monster Raving Loony Party, served 1983 until his death in 1999