Once more unto the breach , dear friends . . . or put it another way, here’s the latest set of in the news questions. Usual caveat applies – there are no guarantees that all, or indeed, any of these will come up in a quiz near you, but you never know.
Who or what are : -
Francisco Sosa Wagner
Ali Abdullah Saleh
Who is the new manager of Fulham FC ?
Josephine Hart died . What was the title of her famous first novel ?
Protestors against A.C.Grayling’s plans for a private university set off a smoke bomb where ?
Leicester Council replied to a freedom of information request that they do not have a contingency plan for which emergency ?
In the new film of the Dambusters, what will Guy Gibson’s dog be called ?
Who knocked Nadal out of Queens’ ?
Which title did the Queen give to Prince Philip to celebrate his 90th birthday ?
Who has been named the worst reviewed actress in Hollywood over the last 25 years ?
A pie of which flavor, at which football club won the title of the supreme champion at the British Pie Awards ?
Who became the first politician to be expelled from the Privy Council for 90 years ?
What has been compared to a golden loofah and a cheese grater ?
Bryan Robson resigned as coach of which country’s national football team ?
Who won this year’s Rear of the Year ?
What happened at Barclay’s Bank in Leigh on Sea ?
What is the name of Apple’s new online storage system, announced last week ?
What is the title of the new document from the Scout Organisation last week ?
The University of Chicago finally completed a dictionary they have been working on for 90 years. In which language ?
After a gaffe she made, supporters of Sarah Palin hacked into Wikipedia to try to alter an entry on which figure of American History ?
Who was the joint author on an academic paper on the human brain ?
Who swore using the C word on The News Quiz on Radio 4 ?
Scientists in CERN succeeded in capturing antimatter and holding it for how long ?
Who became the first footballer from Britain or Ireland to score 50 international goals ?
On June 2nd which country celebrated its 150th anniversary of its independence ?
Who admitted that she had an operation for curvature of the spine at the age of 12 ?
In which oil refinery in West Wales did a disastrous explosion cause tragedy ?
Where is Europe’s first solar powered rail tunnel ?
There we are. Same as always – answers in a few days, email me if you can’t wait.