February News Round #6

Dingbats – Say What You See Quiz

Who sang this love song?

“When a man loves a woman,

Can’t keep his mind on nothin’ else

He’d change the world for the good thing he’s found”

This week in history

  • 18th February 1981 – Sue Brown becomes the first woman coxswain for Oxford University in the University Boat Race
  • 19th February 1960 – Elizabeth II gives birth to her second son, Prince Andrew, Duke of York

Previous Answers

  • Dingbat – Up for grabs
  • Love Songs – Van Morrison (Have I told you lately)

February News Round #5

Dingbats – Say What You See Quiz

Who sang this love song?

“Have I told you lately that I love you,

have I told you there’s no one above you?”

This week in history

  • 15th February 1943 – The wartime propaganda poster “We Can Do It” is produced for Westinghouse Electric by J. Howard Miller
  • 17th February 1972 – The House of Commons gives parliamentary assent to Britain’s membership of the European Common Market

Previous Answers

  • Dingbat – For once in my life
  • Love Songs – Eric Clapton (Wonderful Tonight)

February News Round #4

Dingbats – Say What You See Quiz

Who sang this love song?

“I feel wonderful because I see. The love light in your eyes”

This week in history

  • 11th February 1975 – Margaret Thatcher becomes the first woman to lead the Conservative Party
  • 12th February 1948 – London Science Museum agrees to return the first successful Wright Brothers’ biplane to the Smithsonian Institute after it had been sent to England in 1928

Previous Answers

  • Dingbat – Broken promise
  • Love Songs – The Righteous Brothers (Unchained Melody)

February News Round #3

Dingbats – Say What You See Quiz

Who sang this love song?

“Oh, my love

My darling

I’ve hungered for your touch

A long, lonely time”

This week in history

  • 9th February 1964 – 73 million Americans tune in to see the Beatles appear on Ed Sullivan Show for the first time
  • 10th February 2005 – Prince Charles announces his engagement to Camilla Parker Bowles

Previous Answers

  • Dingbat – What goes up must come down
  • Love Songs – Nat King Cole (Unforgettable)