1: Which soul singer enjoyed fleeting success in the UK as the first winner of the TV series X-Factor?
2: What was the name of The Jam’s debut album, released in 1977, that shared its name with a hit single on the album?
3: Charleroi is a city in which northern European county?
4: Which actress who starred in True Lies is the godmother of Jake Gyllenhaal?
5: The ‘Iceberg Theory’, a minimalistic style, focusing on surface elements without explicitly discussing underlying themes is the writing style of which American author?
6: George Best Airport is in which city?
7: Cornu Aspersum is the common name of which mollusc?
8: Bucatini is a type of which food?
9: Mervyn King served as Governor of which organisation between July 2003 and July 2013?
10: Damask, a reversible figured fabric of silk, wool, linen or cotton with a pattern formed by weaving takes it’s name from which city?
11: Sableye is a character in which children’s media franchise created by Satoshi Tajiri in 1995?
12: Which mainland European war began on 17th July 1936 and ended on 1st April 1939?
13: What is more commonly referred to as Dry Ice?
14: In the human body where would you find Cone and Rod cells?
15: The Mariana Trench lies where?
16: Born in Salzburg in 1756, which prolific composer also had the middle name Amadeus?
17: Which country is the world’s top producer of black pepper? a) Vietnam b) India c) China
18: Born in Leytonstone, Essex in 1899, which film director was known as ‘the Master of Suspense’?
19: In the video game Dark Souls, one of the locations in the game, Anor Londo is heavily based on which Milan landmark?
20: The environmentalist organisation Greenpeace has its headquarters in which city?
1: Steve Brookstein
2: In The City
4: Jamie Lee Curtis
5: Ernest Hemingway
7: Garden snail
9: Bank of England
12: Spanish Civil War
13: Solid Carbon Dioxide
14: The Eye
15: It is the deepest point on earth, below the Pacific Ocean.
16: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
17: a) Vietnam
18: Sir Alfred Hitchcock
19: Milan Cathedral
20: Amsterdam (New York State, USA)