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QUESTIONS


  1. After losing 7-2 in the 2018 World Darts Championship on New Years Day, which 16-time World Champion retired after playing darts for over 30 years?
  2. R. Lee Ermey died of complications related to pneumonia on April 25 2018. The 74-year-old was famous for his role of ‘Gunnery Sergeant Hartman’ in what 1987 Stanley Kubrick classic?
  3. Water bills were raised by 2% in 2018, what does the average household pay for their water and sewage services?
  4. Agreed by European Parliament in April 2016, the GDPR came into force on 25 May 2018. What does GDPR stand for?
  5. Ed Sheeran kicked-off 2018 with a Number 1 hit, said to be inspired by a visit to James Blunt’s house in Ibiza. What was the title of the song?
  6. Before proposing to Meghan, Prince Harry asked permission from the Queen. According to British Law, the Sovereign must approve all royal weddings. What else did Queen Elizabeth Il give Harry her blessing to wear?
  7. In May 2018, which 80-year-old Academy Award Winning Actor was accused of sexual harassment by 8 women?
  8. Britain’s most notorious prisoner, Charles Bronson, refused to appear in a court hearing via video conference in relation to an assault on an HMP Wakefield Prison Officer on 25 January 2018. Why did he want to appear in person at court instead?
  9. T’Challa of the fictional African Nation ‘Wakanda’ is better Rnown as which Marvel Super Hero who hit our big screens in early 2018?
  10. On 01 March 2018 it emerged that a teenager tried to kill Queen Elizabeth II in 1981. In the failed assassination attempt, which Country was the queen visiting at the time?
  11. In November 2018 New Caledonia held an independence referendum at which a majority voted against independence. Which country were they voting to become independent from?
  12. Who was the leading goalscorer for England at the 2018 FIFA World Cup?
  13. In May 2018 President Trump announced his intention to withdraw from the nuclear agreement with which country?
  14. Which country hosted the 2018 Winter Olympic Games?
  15. In 2018, Women were officially allowed to drive in which country (the last in the world to do so)?
  16. The Supreme Court of which Asian country decriminalised homosexuality in September 2018?
  17. Which country became the first major industrialised country to legalise cannabis for recreational use in 2018?
  18. In July 2018 which planet made its closest approach to earth since 2003?
  19. On 04.03.2018, former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned by which substance?
  20. At Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding, which of the following was NOT banned from the wedding chapel? a) Mobile Phones b) Swords or c) Commoners?

ANSWERS


  1. Phil Taylor
  2. Full Metal Jacket
  3. £420 (Water £200, Sewage £220)
  4. General Data Protection Regulation
  5. Perfect
  6. To sport a beard whilst wearing uniform
  7. Morgan Freeman
  8. He doesnt like technology but he likes the smell of courtrooms
  9. Black Panther
  10. New Zealand
  11. France
  12. Harry Kane
  13. Iran
  14. South Korea
  15. Saudi Arabia
  16. India
  17. Canada
  18. Mars
  19. Novichok
  20. Commoners – Meghan was officially a commoner until she married Prince Harry