ROUND 1 – so good they named it twice
Dance performed at the Moulin Rouge
Food made from crushed wheat semonlina
American rock band whose biggest hit was 1985’s Broken Wings
Narrow drum played with the hands
South African archbishop and human rights campaigner
Hot pepper also known as a Bird’s Eye Chili
Prison on the Hudson River north of New York city
The yellow Teletubby
1997 Jim Carrey comedy in which he plays a lawyer
Stage name of 1980s pop singer Stephen Duffy who had a hit with Kiss Me
ROUND 2 – anagrams
AMETHYST LAWN SET
A PERIODICAL DONOR
Leonardo di Caprio
OLD WEST ACTION
THORNY CAB BLOB
RARE SAND RABBITS
ROUND 3 – last letter of each answer is first letter of next
Host city of 1996 Olympic Games
Vegetable also known as eggplant
Inspector Morse’s first name
1970s sitcom boarding house landlord
Second most popular website in the world
Body part that includes the olecranon and the lateral and medial epicondyles
Both an Australian TV prison and a Surrey golf course
Unit of frequency
German word meaning ‘spirit of the times’
Light ornamental crown worn by women
ROUND 4 – what am I? (pop music)
Sitting on a cornflake, waiting for the van to come
I cut down trees, I eat my lunch, I go to the lavatory. On Wednesdays I go shopping and have buttered scones for tea
I’ll only fly away, I don’t know where my soul is
Like a bird
At night I wake up with the sheets soaking wet and a freight train running through the middle of my head
Looking like a true survivor, feeling like a little kid
I’m a model, you know what I mean, and I do my little turn on the catwalk
I thought love was only true in fairytales, meant for someone else but not for me
I bang my own drum, some think it’s noise, I think it’s pretty
What I am
It’s just a silly phase I’m going through
Not in love
I’m about to lose control and I think I like it
ROUND 5 – 2018 was weird
Why did Ikea encourage women to urinate on one of its magazine adverts?
It contained a pregnancy test (pregnant women got a discount)
What did the city of Venice run out of in February?
What is unusual about Barbra Streisand’s new dogs Miss Scarlett and Miss Violet?
They are both clones of her previous dog
In May the first person in the UK was charged for doing what while driving a sit-on lawnmower?
Using a mobile phone
What was unusual about the toilet that Kim Jong Un used at his summit with Donald Trump in Singapore?
He brought it with him
Shortages of which food product caused civil unrest in France?
Surgeon Simon Bramhall was found guilty of assault for doing what to his patients’ kidneys?
Branding them with his initials
The Beano sent a legal letter to which MP insisting that he stop imitating one of its characters?
Jacob Rees-Mogg (Walter the Softie)
British inventor Brian Harper unveiled a street lamp in Worcestershire that runs off what fuel?
According to adult actress Stormy Daniels, what animal is Donald Trump scared of?
How old is Sir David Attenborough today, in days?