March News Round #2

Name the baby animal – A baby whale.

Pup

Calf

Fry

Identify the British Tree

This week in history

  • 4th March 1975 – Charlie Chaplin is awarded a knighthood by Elizabeth II”
  • 5th March 1948 – The singer and actress famous for her role in the productions Hair and Evita, Elaine Paige, is born

Previous Answers

  • Baby Animals – Fawn
  • British Tree – Oak Tree

March News Round #1

Name the baby animal – A baby deer.

Calf

Foal

Fawn

Identify the British Tree

This week in history

  • 1st March 1973 – Pink Floyd release their eighth studio album ‘The Dark Side of the Moon”
  • 2nd March 1969 – The British-French supersonic airline Concorde makes its maiden voyage from Toulouse

Previous Answers

  • Dingbat – Pretty Please
  • Love Songs – Frank Sinatra (Come Fly With Me)

February News Round #8

Dingbats – Say What You See Quiz

Who sang this love song?

“Come fly with me, let’s fly, let’s fly away

If you can use some exotic booze

There’s a bar in far Bombay”

This week in history

  • 25th February 1939 – The first of two and a half million Anderson air raid shelters is built
  • 27th February 1932 – The film star Elizabeth Taylor, famous for her title role in Cleopatra, is born in London

Previous Answers

  • Dingbat – Scrambled eggs
  • Love Songs – Ritchie Valens (We Belong Together)

February News Round #7

Dingbats – Say What You See Quiz

Who sang this love song?

“You’re mine

And we belong together

Yes, we belong together

For eternity”

This week in history

  • 21st February 1961 – The Beatles make their first of 292 appearances at The Cavern Club, Liverpool
  • 24th February 1998 – British Rockstar Elton John is knighted by the Queen at Buckingham Palace

Previous Answers

  • Dingbat – Tongue in cheek
  • Love Songs – Percy Sledge (covered by Michael Bolton) (When a man loves a woman)