World Quizzing Championships - S England (3 June)

Information on all of the British and international quiz circuit events for this year.

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2016/17 Season

6 May: QUEST Local Venue GP
3 June: WQCs venues (Harpenden, Stretford, and Edinburgh)
1 July: Quest Local Venue GP
5 Aug: Quest Local Venue GP

2017/18 Season
2 Sept: British Championships, venue tba
7 Oct: Quest Local Venue GP
4 Nov: Quest Local Venue GP
10-12 Nov: European Quizzing Championships, Zagreb
2 Dec: British Open - Quest Local Venue GP
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World Quizzing Championships - S England (3 June)

Postby Jane » Tue Mar 14, 2017 7:43 pm

The Southern England leg of the World Quizzing Championships event will take place just off the M1 to the north of London in Harpenden.


Eric Morecambe Theatre
Harpenden Public Halls
Southdown Road

(There is parking at Harpenden train station - a 3 minute walk away, and limited blue badge spaces by the theatre).


11.00 - Doors and bar open
11.30 - Registration
12.00 - WQC Paper 1
13.00 - Marking & short break
13.30 - WQC Paper 2
14.30 - Marking
15.00 – Lunch
16.00 - Last One Standing
17.30 – Pop Quiz
19.00 - WQC Preliminary Results and Prizes
19.30 - Close.

Cost: £30, lunch included - fish and chips from the award-winning Godfrey's Fish and Chip Shop.

Whilst not at all compulsory, it helps us enormously to have people paying in advance. You can do this via PayPal. Our PayPal account is - Thank you!

Hot 100

The WQC takes the place of the standard Hot100 paper for June. Ranking points are calculated as per normal though - i.e. your WQC score is converted into two-digits, representing your overall total (7 genres) as a percentage of the 2017 World Champion's score.

The monthly Hot 100 international quiz is a great training tool for the WQC as it's available at venues all over the country. Details can be found at

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You can register by replying here, or on the Facebook page.

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Re: World Quizzing Championships - S England (3 June)

Postby Elginboy59 » Sat May 13, 2017 12:19 pm

Please sign up Roderick Cromar for the Harpenden venue. I'll pay by PayPal soon.
Looking forward to it very much

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Re: World Quizzing Championships - S England (3 June)

Postby Elspethparks1215 » Mon May 15, 2017 6:35 pm

Hi, Syd and I will be at Harpenden. Thanks very much, Elspeth

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Re: World Quizzing Championships - S England (3 June)

Postby autodidact » Wed May 17, 2017 8:08 pm

I'll be there . Look forward to seeing you all, Jamie

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Re: World Quizzing Championships - S England (3 June)

Postby BrianDavis » Tue May 23, 2017 7:20 am

I'll be at Harpenden too.

Good luck everyone!

Brian Davis

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