Pub quiz questions

  1. Who won the first round of the French elections in 2012?
    Francois Hollande

  2. What is the name of the hurricane that hit the UK (in the middle of September '11)?
    Katia

  3. What happened to North Korea's rocket within two minutes of it being launched?
    It exploded after 90 seconds and fell into the sea.

  4. Complete the news headline from Friday's (6th April 2010) Daily Mail's (website): "Gravy-wrestling model suffers horrific facial injuries after being hit with monkey wrench when she interrupted a friend ...."
    having sex.

  5. Jenny Bessant, along with her husband and two kids, have been barred for life from The Nutley Arms in East Sussex, for suggesting that the landlord serve what?
    Diet/sugar-free Lemonade
    The landlord claims she was rude about it.

  6. Which singer, and wife to Jay-Z, announced her pregnancy?
    Beyoncé

  7. What was the final score in the Sunderland v Chelsea match on Saturday 10th Sep 2011?
    Sunderland 1 - 2 Chelsea

  8. Aug '11, Which of the three people convicted for the death of Peter Connelly/Baby P was released less than halfway through his six-year jail sentence?
    Jason Owen

  9. After 75 years of analogue TV transmission, BBC Director Greg Dyke turned off which transmitter in London?
    Crystal Palace
    2012

  10. Aug '11, The death of Mark Duggan was said to be the cause of riots in which area of London?
    Tottenham