General Knowledge Quiz (Round 239)

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'Barnacle Bill the Sailor' was the original theme tune for which long-running BBC children's program?

Blue Peter

 

'Never Had a Dream Come True' was a 2000 UK number one for which group?

S Club 7

 

Which 'B' is a large frog native to North American and Mexico known for it's loud croak?

Bullfrog

 

'Corriere della Sera' is a popular newspaper published in which country?

Italy

 

The English social reformer Octavia Hill formed which environmental and conservation organisation in 1895?

a) The National Trust b) Prince's Rainforests Project c) Green Alliance

a) The National Trust

 

Who served as British Prime Minister after Tony Blair and before David Cameron?

Gordon Brown

 

Which author, known for the poem 'If' said 'East is East and West is West and never the twain shall meet'?

Rudyard Kipling

 

Based on their original names, Karol Wojtyla, Joseph Alois Ratzinger and Jorge Mario Bergoglio served which religious position?

Pope

 

'All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players.' is a quote from which Shakespeare play?

a) As You Like It b) The Comedy of Errors c) Henry VI

a) As You Like It