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13/10/2017 at 8:26am

This week's edition of First News has just arrived - I will award a table point for each correct answer in the current affairs quiz. You can only answer 1 question each. Here are the questions:

1. How many times has Ryan Giggs played for Manchester United?
2. What has the blue-tongued skink become immune to?
3. Who will be joining the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh on their Diamond Jubilee Tour?
4. What percentage of young people thought that being able to read was very important?
5. How many hours did it take to complete the pirate ship that was used in Aardman Animations' new film, Pirates?
6. What is cyberbullying?
7. Kimberly Wyatt will be performing at which dance event?
8. £6.5 million is being spent on what in Durham?
9. What are the names of the three circus bears whose new home will be Scotland's Five Sisters Zoo?
10. A passenger plane that lost a wheel has landed safely at which airport?

Comments that people have made about this blog post

Comment 1 Comment by Lucy T on 05 Mar 12 at 6:17pm | Quote this comment
6. Cyberbullying is bullying over the internet.
Comment 2 Comment by Lauren J on 05 Mar 12 at 6:33pm | Quote this comment
Question 1 is 900...I think
Comment 3 Comment by Lauren J on 05 Mar 12 at 6:34pm | Quote this comment
Oops I meant to put a full stop at the end of that. :-*
Comment 4 Comment by Lauren J on 05 Mar 12 at 6:38pm | Quote this comment
Can I put in another answer? I know a few of them! ;-)
Comment 5 Comment by Tarragon N on 05 Mar 12 at 9:27pm | Quote this comment
Question 1 is 901 including today.
Comment 6 Comment by Esther B on 08 Mar 12 at 2:11pm | Quote this comment
Question seven is : got to dance. ;-) :D
Comment 7 Comment by Emily J on 08 Mar 12 at 8:44pm | Quote this comment
Number 3: The Duchess of Cambridge.
Comment 8 Comment by Mr Herring on 10 Mar 12 at 11:22am | Quote this comment
That's four Table Points awarded - there's still six available! Could make the difference between winning and losing next week!
Comment 9 Comment by Tarragon N on 10 Mar 12 at 12:34pm | Quote this comment
Am I alowed to do another I know a few?
Comment 10 Comment by Mr Herring on 10 Mar 12 at 9:18pm | Quote this comment
Only one answer per person - you'll have to persuade members of your table to get on the blog if you want the Table Points! But keep an eye out for upcoming posts for more opportunities...
Comment 11 Comment by Esther B on 11 Mar 12 at 9:50am | Quote this comment
Right can my table ( windy clouds) get another question? 8) :lol:

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