Saturday, 6 September 2014

In The News

In the News

Who or what are the following and why have they been in the news?        

Samantha Murray
Rona Fairchild
Hashim Khan
Beppe Sannino
HMS Illustrious
The Deposition
Uxbridge and South Ruislip
John Sweeney
Charles Bronson
Kevin Sinfield
Stephen Sotloff
How Watson Learned the Trick
James Simpson-Daniel
Jack Durand
May Myat Noe
Brett and Nayhmeh King
Woolwich Central
William Pooley
Nairo Quintana
Andrew Gale
David Lammy
Palmira Silva
Kell Brook

In Other News

It was announced that who will face a retrial
29 trapped coal miners were rescued from a mine in which country?
Where did Barack Obama go after the NATO summit to cross an item off his bucket list?
Who have threatened to disrupt this year’s Oktoberfest by going on strike?
A 17 volume dictionary of which language specifically has been finally completed after 100 years of work?
Who became the first artist to have 8 albums in the UK albums chart simultaneously?
Which of Sir Bob Geldof’s daughters revealed that she had suffered from depression from the age of 11?
What was the score in the Spurs v. Liverpool match?
Which cricket team did Zimbabwe defeat for the first time ever last week?
What was the score in the Chelsea v. Everton match last week?
Which famous author called for Amazon to pay tax?
It was decided last week that new species could be scientifically named in which language?
The Wedgewood Collection was due to be possibly sold abroad unless how much money could be raised last week?
Which prison was deemed unsafe and filthy?
Which singer was charged with drunk driving and assault?
Which high ranking police officer was censured by a tribunal for failing to apologise for the way that a black WPC was treated with racial and sexual discrimination?
Which bad news did Luke Donald receive last week?
Name Paul McGinley’s three wild card picks for the Ryder Cup
Danny Welbeck signed for which club?
What was the score in the England v. Norway friendly football match?
How old was Joan Rivers when she passed away last week?
Which children’s novel celebrated its 50th birthday last week?
Which team defeated world champions Germany 4 – 2 in a friendly last week?
Where was a roman jewellery hoard found ?
Which company are refunding $19 million to parents for purchases that kids made on their apps?
The Church is unhappy with worshippers in Venezuela. Why?
Who knocked Andy Murray out of the US open?
Which show set a world record for the most series broadcast for a gameshow?
Which country refused the Dalai Lama a visa for a visit last week?
Coventry City have returned to which venue?

Which British and Irish  Lion rejoined Leinster last week?

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