Pub quiz questions

  1. What is predicted by a weather map symbol showing a white cloud?
    Partly cloudy, at night.

  2. Which city boasts the British Meteorological Office?

  3. What holy city was Robert Maxwell buried in?
    People(2) Media(2) 1990s(2) Sleaze(2)
    Died 1991

  4. On which date did Brookside air the final ever episode?
    4th November 2003

  5. Which UK newspaper had the first ever colour supplement on 4th Feb 1962?
    The Sunday Times
    Media(6) 1960s(6)

  6. Which tabloid slammed Brass Eye's paedophilia spoof opposite an article about the then 15-year-old singer Charlotte Church's breasts under the headline "She's a big girl now" and using the words "looking chest swell".
    The Daily Star

  7. Who co-wrote Fawlty Towers with John Cleese?
    Connie Booth
    She was his wife at the time

  8. Who supposedly wrote Private Eye's Dear Bill letters?
    Denis Thatcher

  9. What colour is the lightning flash on a BBC weather map predicting thunder?
    Used to be blue, now yellow/orange

  10. Twice appeared nude on the cover of Vanity Fair.
    Demi Moore
    She was 7 months pregnant when she appeared on the cover in 1991 the first time.