The Norfolk BroadsThe Norfolk Broads
Username Password
Norfolk Broads Weather

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 7:20 am BST- Light Rain
5 Day Forecast

Wind 2.0 mph @ 40°
48.0°F/8.89°C Humidity 93% Pressure 29.65 (S)

Welcome to The Norfolk Broads Forum
This is THE Worlds Largest Forum devoted to the Norfolk Broads, here you can discuss issues about the Norfolk Broads. Or just somewhere to chat with others interested in the Norfolk Broads area.

Please Help Support The Norfolk Broads Forum
OR

The Norfolk Broads Forum / General Chat / 2012 CHAT ROOM QUIZ - EVERY FRIDAY AT 2030.
login
join
Graphics Off
Search
Forum Members - Book your Hoseasons holiday today, Just call 0345 498 6296

This is a moderated forum Reply to this DiscussionReply to Discussion | Start new discussionNew Discussion << previous || next >> 
Posted By Discussion Topic: 2012 CHAT ROOM QUIZ - EVERY FRIDAY AT 2030.

Similar Threads That Might Help :
CHAT ROOM QUIZ - EVERY FRIDAY 8.30PM| 2011 CHAT ROOM QUIZ - EVERY FRIDAY 8.30PM | 2013 CHAT ROOM QUIZ - 20.30 EVERY FRIDAY| 2014 CHAT ROOM QUIZ 20.30 EVERY FRIDAY|

-- Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32

book mark this topic Printer-friendly Version  send this discussion to a friend  new posts last

jaguar
Jan-09-2012 @ 10:09 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Mardles sometimes
Posts: 4114
Joined: Sep 2005
jaguar
          

Add To Ignore List
from the spreadsheet supplied by jake, this is a report on last years quiz.


88 different members with a total of 956 visits
out of 51 quizzes the highest number in any one night was 31.
top ten visitors are;-

49 jaguar
45 midiman
43 goodfortune
41 arthur99
41 bricktopsboss
38 tonybwb
37 rondonay
36 grendel
35 charlie
34 jona

there were a good few different winners;-
goodfortune and arthur99                     6 wins

charlie                                      4 wins

w-album, tigerhawk and steveo                3 wins

gramarg,jojo66,fidear45,teadaemon,
andreadunn,rondonay,mrs kirky, boatboy    1 win each
harrydatiger and bricktopsboss

well done to everyone, lets see if we can break the 1000 this year


regards,Mike



chairman of cider lovers united
No1 quiz nerd 2010
forum girly swot x 27

tonybwb
Jan-09-2012 @ 11:10 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Forum Regular
Posts: 506
Joined: Oct 2010
          

Add To Ignore List
Sadly, many of the 38 visits need to be credited to the laptop rather than me. I start off with good intentions, but soon my mind, body or both are demanded elsewhere! One Friday I will lock the doors, turn off the lights, close the curtains and turn off the telephones. Then I will probably fall asleep!

tony b

VetChugger
Jan-12-2012 @ 8:03 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Been Posting For a Long Time
Posts: 2375
Joined: Mar 2005
VetChugger
          

Add To Ignore List
Sue, Ladygolfer is otherwise engaged on Friday so I will be doing the interrogating!
So revise the following if you can!

1. The Beatles
2. On this very day! (12th November - yes, this is a quiz I made earlier!)
3. Unpleasant Personages!
4. All about numbers!
5. That sinking feeling!
6. Claud's Broads (From the Broads bible of course)

8.30pm start as usual

Trevor

www.normanboats.co.uk

This message was edited by VetChugger on Jan-12-12 @ 7:05 PM

goodfortune
Jan-12-2012 @ 9:11 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Mardles sometimes
Posts: 2667
Joined: Jul 2010
goodfortune
          

Add To Ignore List
VC, I'm looking forward to it!  Miss Leigh is locked and loaded and wearing her fetching goggles.

And young Jake is a marvel for those statistics!  Well done!



Lisa, aka Scarlett, Dolly
Daydream, Miss Mudweight,
Honorary Malankan
Coastguard petition 11296

5 x Unbelieving Girly Swot  
and 4 x "Zero Club"
BITTERN CODE 15A

goodfortune
Jan-12-2012 @ 9:13 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Mardles sometimes
Posts: 2667
Joined: Jul 2010
goodfortune
          

Add To Ignore List
Mike, you modestly don't mention that the most frequent winner by miles was yourself...

Lisa, aka Scarlett, Dolly
Daydream, Miss Mudweight,
Honorary Malankan
Coastguard petition 11296

5 x Unbelieving Girly Swot  
and 4 x "Zero Club"
BITTERN CODE 15A

Rondonay
Jan-12-2012 @ 9:25 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Harnser Trainer
Posts: 6920
Joined: Nov 2006
Rondonay
          

Add To Ignore List
I cannot be there this week sorry to miss you all.

Pauline

“The wonder is always new that
any sane man can be a sailor.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Bittern Code 65

jaguar
Jan-12-2012 @ 9:39 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Mardles sometimes
Posts: 4114
Joined: Sep 2005
jaguar
          

Add To Ignore List

quote:"......
Mike, you modestly don't mention that the most frequent winner by miles was yourself...
......."



sorry pardon.forgot to mention that i won occasionally. Scared


regards,Mike



chairman of cider lovers united
No1 quiz nerd 2010
forum girly swot x 27

arthur99
Jan-12-2012 @ 11:24 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Lives to Post
Posts: 1085
Joined: Mar 2009
arthur99
          

Add To Ignore List
Won't be there this week Trevor but hopefully will be able to join in the quiz again soon.

All the best

Arthur

**Forum Quiz Trainspotter of the year 2011**

heididobie
Jan-13-2012 @ 11:46 AM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Forum Regular
Posts: 272
Joined: Aug 2011
heididobie
          

Add To Ignore List
Hello everyone, Happy New Year to you all.

sorry i've not been about, real life got in the way a bit!  but i'm still with you all Smile

unfortunately i have got plans for a girlie night out tonight but will come join you for a laugh very soon  Playful Wink

----------------------------
some people are like slinkies - no point - but when pushed down the stairs bring a smile to your face!

VetChugger
Jan-13-2012 @ 11:17 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Been Posting For a Long Time
Posts: 2375
Joined: Mar 2005
VetChugger
          

Add To Ignore List
Beatles knowhow resulted in Tigerhawk being a runaway winner so is in the chair next week!

Thanks to all taking part!

Trevor

www.normanboats.co.uk


ptg
Jan-14-2012 @ 6:51 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Forum Regular
Posts: 557
Joined: Oct 2006
ptg
          

Add To Ignore List
Pah and Quadruple Pah!! Yet again I have been driven to comment on the disgraceful Shenanigans that occurred during last nights Quiz!

Far from being an objective assessment of members’ knowledge of the Norfolk Broads, what followed was a travesty of natural justice that resulted in the correct winner i.e me, trailing in a dismal seventh due to collusion between the QM and other participants!!  

It began in Round 1, which was ostensibly dedicated to the Beatles and their wonderful music but which ended up with a series of questions linking the Fab Four to a rather run down ex fishing port located on the banks of the River Humber!

For example :- Q1 Paul McCartney penned “The Long and Winding Road” whilst travelling on the M62 to City in the County of East  Yorkshire renowned for its Cream Colured telephone boxes.

Answer:- Hull

Q2 John Lennon composed “Help” whilst riding on the upper deck of a tram trying to escape the stench of fish emanating from a Kipper Smelting House located in which former fishing port famous as the home of the Beat Combo Pop group “The Housemartins”!!

Answer Hull perhaps??

Q3 Dorothy Rigby, half cousin of Eleanor lived in this City which is located immediately East of the Humber Bridge.

Answer. Err Hull I suspect!!

And so it went on for a further 6 questions until finally Q10 asked “Which Beatles Song had an alarm clock ringing on it” which thankfully had no discernible link to this Port.

I quite correctly answered “I am the Walrus” but was immediately disqualified by the QM Because I am not a resident of Kingston Upon Hull!!  Disgraceful!!

Needless to say at the end of Round 1 “Tigerhawk” (the eventual quiz winner and resident of this wretched city) scored 10 and the rest of us Nowt! What chance did we have!!

And to compound matters even further whilst browsing a rather seedy second hand shop in Hessle Road (Yes Hull!!) today I happened upon a pristine stockpile of Lisa,s dodgy DVD,s “ Threshing the Norfolk Way Volume 4” for sale at a discount price.

On closer examination of the box I was horrified to see inscribed on the side “Sole Northern Distributor Tigerhawk Productions Kingston Upon Hull”

This is an appalling violation of my Copywrite and I have instructed my solicitor accordingly!!

And surprise surprise who came second in the Quiz?? Yip Lisa!!

Well that’s it I,m boycotting all future Quizzes until the Ombudsman intervenes and restores Order.

In fact I am going to start an alternative quiz commencing this Tuesday which will address more luminous subjects such as “A study of Whippet Breeding in the North Eastern Coalfields”,” A History of Newcastle United since 1837” and finally “The Palaeontology of Great Crested Newts with reference to their distribution in the Bure Valley” !!
All are welcome, 8 pm start!

Yours

Much Miffed of Molescoft
Beverley (Twinned with Bransholme)

P.S Lisa I purchased one of the said DVD,s for £1.50. Very Good Value indeed especially Scene 3 where your use of an electronic and extendable boat hook and a pair of Grey Lag Geese at Beccles Quay certainly complimented your Party Piece!! Very Racy!!

This message was edited by ptg on Jan-14-12 @ 8:18 PM

PAGE: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32

Home Photo Gallery Days Afloat Contact Us
Chat Room Downloads Norfolk Broads @ Amazon Make My Logo
Shops & Businesses Members Gear Norfolk Broads @ EBay Holiday Calendar
Pub Guide Tide Tables SOS List Popular Threads
2017 Calendar Contest Make A Donation Links Hireboat Info
Norfolk Broads @ CafePress FAQ Broads Quiz Forum Events
Advertise With Us Forum Shop Boating Bits Stickys and FAQs Boating Bits Hirecraft List

 

 

 



Copyright © 2005 Y2KInternet, All Rights Reserved.