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News Quiz - Jan and Feb 2017

  1. Why was the city of Stoke in the news?
  2. What were Doris and Ewan?
  3. What is the occupation of Cressida Dick?
  4. At the Grammy Awards which singer won 'Song of the Year?
  5. The New England Patriots won which American football competition?
  6. In America, what was in danger of collapsing?
  7. Which famous event awarded the best actors and movies of the year?
  8. BREXIT is still in the news - it means Britain's exit from which organisation?
  9. Who became President of the United States?
  10. Name the British Prime Minsiter that visited America?

Answers:

  1. Politics! - it had a by-election
  2. The names given to storms in February
  3. Policewoman (she became the first female Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police)
  4. Adele (the song was 'Hello')
  5. The Superbowl
  6. A dam (the tallest dam in the USA)
  7. The Osacrs (or Academy Awards)
  8. The EU
  9. Donald Trump
  10. Theresa May