SCARBOROUGH GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL OLD GIRLS' ASSOCIATION

YORKSHIRE QUIZ

1 Which city is the UK City of Culture 2017?    HULL

2 The film 'The full Monty' was largely set in which city?    SHEFFIELD

3 What is the emblem of Yorkshire?   WHITE ROSE

4 Which major sporting event takes place each year at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield?
WORLD SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP

5 In which sport might you expect to see googlies, wrong'uns and doosras? CRICKET

6 Which TV soap celebrated its 40th anniversary in October 2012?      EMMERDALE

7 'To me, to you' is a catchphrase from which comedy duo?   CHUCKLE BROTHERS

8 In which city was Olympic athlete Jessica Ennis born?     SHEFFIELD

9 Which company is associated with the advertising slogan 'Always giving you extra'?
HALIFAX

10 Who wrote 'The tenant of Wildfell Hall'?   ANNE BRONTE

11 In which city is Headingly Cricket Ground?   LEEDS

12 Rearrange the letters to make the name of a top football club: Sudden Elite
LEEDS UNITED

13 Who had a number one single in 2005 with 'I bet you look good on the dance floor'?
ARCTIC MONKEYS

14 In which year was Prince Andrew, Duke of York, born?   1960

15 Animated characters Wallace and Grommit are especially fond of what kind of cheese?
WENSLEYDALE

16 'The Whitsun weddings' is a collection by which British poet?  PHILIP LARKIN

17 How long is a cricket pitch, in yards?  22

18 Complete the title of a BBC TV drama: 'Last Tango in ...'  HALIFAX

19 In a TV detective drama, who teamed up with Dalziel?  PASCOE

20 For which town is Ed Milliband an MP?  DONCASTER