Quiz answers: May 8 | How did you do?

Quiz answers: May 8

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1. What colour were the four candles used in the famous The Two Ronnies sketch?

2. Name both the real life people mentioned in the closing theme to Only Fools And Horses?
Trevor Francis & David Bowie (Francis tracksuits and Bowie LPs)

3. The Young Ones episode Bambi used a clip from the end of which film to interrupt the show?
Carry On Cowboy

4. Sue Upton, Louise English, Jane Leeves all belong to what comedy-related group?
Hill’s Angels (Benny Hill’s dance troupe)

5. Who uses the catchphrase ‘Oooh I could crush a grape’?
Stu Francis

6. Mick Bunnage and Jon Link created which popular comic and TV series?
Modern Toss

7. Complete the famous line from the film Dr. Strangelove ‘Gentlemen. You can’t fight in here…’
‘...this is the War Room!’ (pictured)

8. The What was the three-seater mode of transport used by The Goodies in many of their episodes?

9. What was the name of the short-lived 2005 ITV sketch show written by and starring Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer?
Monkey Trousers

10. In which Julian Clary show would you meet the character Hugh Jelly?
Sticky Moments

Published: 8 May 2018

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