2016 Famous Deaths (Jan-Dec)

A large quiz(combining the two quizzes ‘2016 Famous Deaths Jan-Jun’ and ‘2016 Famous Deaths Jul-Dec’) to recognise all the great people we have lost in 2016.

Listen to music clips, spoken clips and a couple of clues to 26 people who departed during the first half of the year

Can your contestants recognise: David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Sir Terry Wogan, Tony Warren, Paul Daniels, Ronnie Corbett, Victoria Wood, Prince, Carla Lane, Mohammed Ali, Caroline Ahern, Frank Kelly, Gene Wilder, Jean Alexanxder, Pete Burns, Leonard Cohen, Robert Vaughan, Andrew Sachs, Peter Vaughan, Greg Lake, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Rick Parfitt, George Michael, Liz Smith, Richard Adams, Carrie Fisher

(29/12 Includes an additional bonus clip)

The BIG Family Mixed Quiz

(as requested by Tim)  50 (FIFTY!!) clips, all mixed up, including

  • Beat the Intro – 2014,
  • Children’s Disney films,
  • Backwards Christmas songs,
  • TV Themes (2010-2013),
  • Christmas No.1s 2000-2009 (the number 1 chart single from each year of the decade)

Bake Off – bye bye

As its time to say goodbye from the BBC to Bake Off, here are 12 sweet, well-baked, perfectly designed GBBO related clips to provide you with your technical challenge and, hopefully your scores will be a show stopper

1 pt for the song, 1 pt for the performer, 2 pts for the year of release (1 pt if within 2 years)

Enjoy 7 decades of music from The Manhattans, Gwen Stefani, Sutherland Brothers and Quiver, Crowded House, Julie Andrews, Fats Domino, The Newbeats, Dion, Rhianna, Christina Aguilera, Billy Joel, Prince

TV Anagram 3

Can you work out the classic TV show that ran from 1964-1988, by unscrambling an anagram

Take the first letter of each of these performers (ignore ‘The’ at the front of band names, for example The Beatles would be a ‘B’. Shuffle the letters to work out which tv show I’m looking for…and listen to The Scaffold, Charlie Drake, Ray Charles, Abba, Sandie Shaw, Ohio Express, The Raspberries, Doctor Hook & The Medicine Show, O’Jays, The Shadows