Weekly News Quiz (September 18th 2020)

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Hello there, it's Saturday once more.

 

Once again, let's have a look over some of the question worthy things that occurred this week. Hopefully they will be useful for any topical quiz questions you require over the coming days.

 

Here's a set of six questions and answers about things that happened this week. If they are of use, let us know and we'll keep them coming over the coming autumn and winter months.

 

Questions:

1) Which Arsenal striker scored the opening goal of this season's Premier League during the club's 3-0 win over Fulham?

 

2) Which British designer, a knight and founder of the store Habitat, died aged eighty-eight?

 

3) Which BBC presenter is leaving the show Question of Sport following twenty-four years of presenting the show?

 

4) Which former Doctor Who actor plays notorious serial killer Dennis Nilsen in the ITV drama Des?

 

5) On Tuesday it was announced scientists had found signs of life on which planet?

 

6) Frederick “Toots” Hibbert died on Saturday. What was the name of the group he performed with since the early 1960s?

 

Answers:

 

1) Which Arsenal striker scored the opening goal of this season's Premier League during the club's 3-0 win over Fulham?

Alexandre Lacazette

 

2) Which British designer, a knight and founder of the store Habitat, died aged eighty-eight?

Sir Terance Conran

 

3) Which BBC presenter is leaving the show Question of Sport following twenty-four years of presenting the show?

Sue Barker

 

4) Which former Doctor Who actor plays notorious serial killer Dennis Nilsen in the ITV drama Des?

David Tennant

 

5) On Tuesday it was announced scientists had found signs of life on which planet?

Venus

 

6) Frederick “Toots” Hibbert died on Saturday. What was the name of the group he performed with since the early 1960s?

The Maytals