Trivia

Christmas Quiz 2014: The Answers

29 December 2014 11:13

Here, earlier than is traditional, are the answers to this year’s Christmas Quiz. As always scoring is discretional but if…

Christmas Quiz 2014

24 December 2014 17:18

Greetings from the Isle of Jura whence the sixth (!) edition of this blogs’ annual Christmas Quiz comes to you wherever…

Storm in the Sound of Jura; Mainland Cut Off

7 January 2014 20:11

Digital Detox is grand even when, as this New Year, it’s partly unplanned. Back today from an extended break on…

Christmas Quiz 2013

23 December 2013 19:17

That time of year again, I guess. Here is this blog’s fifth annual Christmas Quiz. I hope it has not…

Happy New Year

4 January 2013 10:23

I hope you all had a splendid Christmas and New Year. Mine was, if you care about these things, more…

Christmas Quiz 2012! - Spectator Blogs

22 December 2012 18:23

It’s that time of year again! I’m away to Jura for Christmas tomorrow so posting – indeed internet access –…

The future of the trivia book

13 December 2012 10:19

It is, if Noddy Holder is to be believed, Christmas. And so those of us who pen trivia books listen…

Christmas Quiz 2011: The Answers

5 January 2012 16:12

Back late last night from Jura (fabulous time despite constant rain, gales and all the rest of it) so 2012…

Christmas Quiz 2011

24 December 2011 18:52

It’s that time of year again. So here’s the 2011 of the annual Christmas quiz. As always, there are no…

Land of the Unwell

5 January 2011 11:18

I’m afraid this blogging-hiatus is likely to continue for another day or so. Or at least until the batch of…

Christmas Quiz!

23 December 2010 19:54

Just like last year, it’s time for a Christmas Quiz. So here is this year’s edition. You could, I suppose,…

Christmas Quiz! The Answers!

4 January 2010 20:02

As promised, here are the answers to this year’s Christmas Quiz. It turns out that it was perhaps a little…

Christmas Quiz!

23 December 2009 4:03

It’s that time of year. There’ll be only a little blogging here until Christmas is done for one more time.…

The Toughest Quiz You’ll Tackle All Year

6 January 2009 1:16

Lost amidst my Christmas hiatus was the annual brain-hurting attempt at the King William’s College (Isle of Man) end of…

End of year trivia

28 December 2007 20:24

The King Williams College annual quiz is perhaps the daddy of all such end-of-year brain-wreckers. The 2007 edition is here.…

St Stephen’s Day Trivia

26 December 2007 16:53

Jane Austen fans should run on over to Norm’s place to tackle his Boxing Day quiz. This blog may yet…

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

25 November 2007 18:41

My friend James Forsyth picks up on another of my favoured non-trivial campaign trivia questions*: Barack Obama got the question…

Monday Trivia!

20 August 2007 20:44

Yeah, so it’s been a long time since I posted any trivia questions. Rather than wait for the weekend, here’s…