rule britannia

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003. Rule Britannia - Added 2020

The longest mainland road distance in the UK is from Land’s End to John O’Groats. What is the total distance: (a)974 miles, (b)874 miles, or (c) 774 miles ?


Seaweed is boiled then chopped and mashed, rolled in oatmeal and then fried. It's often referred to as Welsh caviar. What is it ?


Which English city is known as "The Potteries" or "the city of six towns" ?


Which British Musical Festival was held between the 13th and 16th of June, 2019 ?


Which festival held in Wales, for ten days from May to June, was described by Bill Clinton in 2001 as "The Woodstock of the mind" and of which Tony Benn said: "In my mind it's replaced Christmas" ?


Which writer was born first: Jane Austen, Mary Shelley, or Charlotte Bronte ?


Which small street in London is widely known as the location of the bakery where the Great Fire of London started in 1666 ?


Name the only person to have won BAFTAs for programmes in each of black and white, colour, HD, and 3D ?


Which pedestrianised shopping street in Soho, Central London, is for the 'dedicated follower of fashion' ?


The Goose Fair is an annual travelling funfair held in which city ?

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870 miles.


Laverbread.


Stoke-on-Trent.


The Isle of Wight Festival.


Hay-on-Wye (The Hay Festival of Literature & Arts).


Jane Austen (Jane Austen 1775, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley was born in 1797, and Charlotte Bronte born 1816).


Pudding Lane.


David Attenborough.


Carnaby Street.


Nottingham.

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