QUEST Edinburgh - 4 November

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

All of our events are open. You can just come along and join in. We're a friendly bunch and our quizzes are very well-attended. Each event will have its own forum as the event approaches, so just watch out for details.

2017/18 Season

6 January - Coventry and Edinburgh
3 February - Local venues
3 March - Northampton and Edinburgh
7 April - Local venues
5 May - Local venues
2 June - World Quizzing Championships (Edinburgh, Harpenden, Manchester and possibly Wales)
7 July - Local venues
4 August - Local venues

2018/19 Season

1 September - British Quizzing Championships (Coventry and Edinburgh)
6 October - Local venues
TBC November - Local venues
1 December - Local venues
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QUEST Edinburgh - 4 November

Postby Jane » Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:03 pm

Huge thanks to Ewan McNaught for organising this QUEST event.


The Voodoo Rooms
19a West Register Street
Edinburgh EH2 2AA

QUEST Grand Prix Schedule

11:00 - 11:20 Registration
11:30 - 13:00 Individual quiz
13:00 - 13:30 Individual quiz answers and scoring
13:30 - 14:15 Lunch
14:15 - 15:05 The 'Brows' quiz
15:30 All being well, the individual quiz scores should appear.

Lunch is not provided, but the venue serves food, so please support them.

About the quizzes

UK Quiz Circuit Individual quiz - 240 question quiz split across six genres ('Art, History & Culture', 'Civilisation', 'Entertainment', 'Lifestyle', 'Physical World' and 'Sport & Games'). Players all get UK Rankings points for this event.

Brows quiz - 50 questions each of highbrow and lowbrow questions, it's up to the player how much of their time they devote to each from the overall 50 minute allowed for the whole paper, containing 100 questions. Each half of the quiz is scored separately out of 50. (viewtopic.php?f=28&t=602)

Entry fee for the QUEST Grand Prix Quiz, the Brows and the Hot 100 is £12.50 (the Hot 100 is sat earlier in the week) (half price for current full-time students with proof of their status). It is very helpful if you can pay via PayPal. PayPal payments should be made to


Because question sets will be sent out to the volunteer organisers, it is ESSENTIAL that you register by MIDNIGHT on Tuesday 31 October. The papers will be printed off overnight and sent out first thing in the morning to ensure they arrive in plenty of time.

All registrations for events must be made via this Facebook page or the Quizzing event page.

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Re: QUEST Edinburgh - 4 November

Postby falcon » Wed Oct 25, 2017 10:56 am

Dave Taylor,Barry Howbridge and Keith Marshall will be at the Quest in November in Edinburggh.
Will send money through PayPal. Thanks Barry

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Re: QUEST Edinburgh - 4 November

Postby DavidHesp60 » Sun Oct 29, 2017 7:51 pm

Just to confirm that I will be attending.

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Re: QUEST Edinburgh - 4 November

Postby Jane » Mon Oct 30, 2017 9:51 am

Here's my list of attendees for this venue. Don't forget to let us know if you plan to come to Saturday's Grand Prix by midnight TOMORROW (31st) to give us time to get the question papers printed and out to the hosts. Thank you! x

(Host) Ewan McNaught
Barry Howbridge
Dave McBryan
Dave Taylor
David Cruickshank
David Hesp
Galen Chung
Ian Volante
Keith Marshall
Kevin Leetion
Michael Clark
Niall Pringle
Ross Ferguson

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