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picture of Green Bay packers helmet This page of team sports has been updated. Some questions added and some old in-accuracies corrected.

Topics include womens' football, american sport, ice hockey, rugby positions, team sizes, etc...

 

lyric cloud quiz question

The first new picture questions on the site for a while are some interesting Lyric Cloud questions.

To make the pictures I used Wordle.net, which is a great little resource ofr making these kind of questions. I tarted up some of the images with the Gimp but the basic images provided by Wordle itself are easily good enough to use in your quiz.

the best tihng about Wordle is the fact that its a free service. They say you can use the images you create anywhere as long as you give them some credit.

 

Not too many details here other than a monthly quizmaster required for a pub in Hampshire. Interested? Get in touch with JAckie. Her email is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and tell her the Doc sent you.

chorlton_pub_quizSky Sport prices are going up and publicans are considering other options, including hiring pub quizzes, according to this great article on The Publican website.

From a quiz perspective there are some interesting figures from a pub called the Three Compasses in North London where the landlord found that “Sky-related customers” spent £4.50 per head, about a pint and a half, per event (gross profit £2.25) compared to quiz night customers, who spent

Gamebox4There were plans to reclassify SWP (Skill With Prizes) machines, aka quiz machines as gambling and therefore make them subject to other taxes but the HMRC have now ruled that quiz machines "do not contain an element of chance" and therefore are not subject to Amusement Machine Licence Duty (AMLD).

What do they mean by no "element of chance" Do they mean that there's no chance of winning?

Story originally reported in Morning Advertiser