British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 171

We start this quiz with a Morecambe & Wise question...

1: Eric often teased Ernie over his…

The Morecambe & Wise Show. Image shows from L to R: Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise. Copyright: BBC.

2: Which metropolitan borough links Hylda Baker, Dave Spikey and Alma's Not Normal?

Not On Your Nellie. Nelie Pickersgill (Hylda Baker).

3: Which performer connects The Return Of The Pink Panther, Last Of The Summer Wine, Carry On Columbus and It Ain't Half Hot Mum?

4: What was the name of ITV's 2011 stand-up contest series?

Name the show

5: Here's a cropped picture from a recent programme. Which show is it linked to?

Which show?

6: What was the name of Peter Cook and Dudley Moore's sequel to their seminal revue, Beyond the Fringe?

Not Only... But Also.... Image shows from L to R: Dudley Moore, Peter Cook. Copyright: BBC.

7: "From Mayfair to Park Lane, you will hear the same refrain, in every house, again, again…"

8: In the Fawlty Towers episode The Kipper and the Corpse, what foodstuff does Dr Price repeatedly request?

Fawlty Towers. Image shows from L to R: Manuel (Andrew Sachs), Dr Price (Geoffrey Palmer). Copyright: BBC.

9: Arthur Lowe had a clause inserted into his Dad's Army film contract to ensure he didn't have to remove his...

Dad's Army. Captain Mainwaring (Arthur Lowe). Copyright: BBC.

10: In Bread, what is the name of the Boswells' only daughter?


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