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Drinks firm paying for training of midwives
President of Argentina – criticized Cameron over his pronouncements on the Falklands
Shopkeeper who took boy who stole from his shop home to the boy’s parents, and was taken to court over unlawful imprisonment, to have case thrown out by the judge.
The Downing Street cat photographed with Barack Obama, who looked distinctly uncomfortable holding him.
Third wife of Earl Spencer
Released after 2 years in a jail in Greece
Head of Royal Mail, criticized over pay
Jamie Stewart and Joanne Fraill
First people to be convicted of internet based contempt of court, each contacted other on Facebook during trial where one was defendant, and the other a juror.
Spiderman – Turn off the Dark
Most expensive musical in Broadway history – opened again last week.
He was convicted of a firearms offence after using a 12 bore to try to blast a wart off his finger
Head of Channel 4 , who defended Frankie Boyle’s comments about Katie Price’s son Harvey
Fame and Glory
Horse that won the Ascot Gold Cup
Caught growing a very large indoor cannabis farm – claimed that he thought it was sage.
Man who faked own death, and then claimed on his life insurance
New director of the Royal Ballet
Divorced after 4 years of marriage to Liz Hurley
Called off engagement to Hugh Hefner
Company that bought the Castaway Island of Taransay
JK Rowling’s new website
Which is officially Europe’s most gridlocked city ? ( London is 3rd )
Which London Borough refused to make Bob Dylan a Freeman ?
Panorama had to apologise over ‘faked’ footage of what ?
Child labourers making goods for Primark
What were stolen from a museum at Seogram Ashram in India ?
On which course is this year’s US Open being played ?
An outcry has forced the government of Austria to scrap plans to sell off what ?
Which ground staged its first ever test match ?
Rose Bowl, Hampshire
Who was sacked as manager of Terek Grozny ?
To whom did Christine Bleakley become engaged ?
Which 85 year old played the Glastonbury Festival ?
Who captained Sri Lanka in the third test ?
Alan Shearer turned down an offer to manage which football club ?
Where did the Royal Ballet perform for the first time last week ?
The O2 Arena
Off the coast of which Cornish town was a dangerous shark reported last week ?
Cecilia Mcdowall has composed a choral piece of music based on what ?
The Shipping Forecast
Which 2 teaching unions voted for a strike on June 30th ?
NUT and ATL
Which games company are the latest to have been hacked into ?
The Anglican church is set to allow the ordination of gay bishops – on which condition ?
They remain celibate
Which piece of music came top of the vote for Desert Island Discs by the general public ?
The Lark Ascending – Vaughan Williams
Which college was stopped from using a kettle as a mascot in a recording for the next series of University Challenge ?
Goldsmith’s College ( my alma mater !)
A recent study has shown which hobby to be the most conducive to good health ?
Again, a recent study has revealed that which accents are a) the most helpful – and b) the least helpful to candidates in interviews for jobs ?
a) Essex and Cambridge b) Glaswegian
Damning documents from whose time in ministerial office were revealed last week ?
Who knocked Rafael Nadal out of Queens’ ?
Jo Wilfred Tsonga
Which welsh rugby player has been suspended by the WRU following an altercation in a Cardiff street ?
Which athlete announced his decision not to compete in the European team athletics championship on Twitter ?
Women in Saudi Arabia have been protesting over which issue ?
At the moment all women are banned from driving in Saudi Arabia
Anne Robinson was criticized over a question she asked vicar Peter Hayler on The Weakest Link. What was the question ?
“Is that a gay shirt ?”
Which new A Level grade is to come in above A* ?
A * Distinction
What is the name of the BBC’s new X-Factor style talent show, announced for next year ?
What was allowed to be worn in the Ascot Royal Enclosure for the first time this year ?
DC Comics have revealed that Superman is going to lose his what ?
Distinctive red underpants
Which stage race was won by Bradley Wiggins ?
Criterium du Dauphine
Schools in which British town have found out that they are in fact twinned with schools in Abbotabad ?
The descendants of Jacques du Molay have petitioned the Vatican for a pardon. Jacques du Molay was the last head of which organization ?
The Knights Templar