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by neilmac
Tue Apr 24, 2012 7:01 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: Pre and Post Peterborough Quiz - 4/5 May
Replies: 31
Views: 21185

Re: Pre and Post Peterborough Quiz - 4/5 May

Curry please....
by neilmac
Fri Apr 06, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - High Brow
Topic: Continuous Quiz: High Brow
Replies: 412
Views: 314693

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Cixi?
by neilmac
Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:50 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: Peterborough Quiz Grand Prix - Sign-Up Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 32951

Re: Peterborough Quiz Grand Prix - Sign-Up Thread

Not the easiest place to get to but I'll be there!
by neilmac
Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:29 pm
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Dumbing Down?
Replies: 10
Views: 10354

Re: Dumbing Down?

I used to love Quiz Ball

Celtic had some success - thanks partly to a Jim Craig, who was a dentist as well as a footballer. Who'd ever think that a dentist would be any good at quizzing?
by neilmac
Tue Mar 13, 2012 8:59 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - High Brow
Topic: Continuous Quiz: High Brow
Replies: 412
Views: 314693

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

It is indeed Frisian.
by neilmac
Tue Mar 13, 2012 8:58 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: Bolton Quiz (31 March) Sign-Up Page
Replies: 64
Views: 38034

Re: Bolton Quiz (31 March) Sign-Up Page

Please count me in
by neilmac
Sun Mar 11, 2012 1:55 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - High Brow
Topic: Continuous Quiz: High Brow
Replies: 412
Views: 314693

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Close - but Dutch would be
"Onze vader die in de hemel zijt,
uw naam worde geheiligd."
by neilmac
Sat Mar 10, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - High Brow
Topic: Continuous Quiz: High Brow
Replies: 412
Views: 314693

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Hmmm. Probably a bit too "trainspotter". The answer is Thomas Edmondson. Replacement question:- "Us Heit yn 'e himel, lit jo namme hillige wurde, lit jo keninkryk komme, lit jo wil dien wurde op ierde likegoed as yn 'e himel." is the beginning of the Lord's Prayer - in which lang...
by neilmac
Thu Mar 08, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - High Brow
Topic: Continuous Quiz: High Brow
Replies: 412
Views: 314693

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Another railway-connected question.... I was born in Lancaster in 1792 to a Quaker family. I worked as a cabinet maker in my home city before getting a job with the infant Newcastle and Carlisle Railway as a station master. I noted that the existing system of hand written tickets was slow, inefficie...
by neilmac
Wed Mar 07, 2012 8:32 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - High Brow
Topic: Continuous Quiz: High Brow
Replies: 412
Views: 314693

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Maybe a tenuous link - The Fair Maid of Perth is a Waverley Novel (Walter Scott)?

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