This itself is a great question, so to co-incide with the dpquiz.co.uk contest to find the world's best quiz question, I asked around my favourite quizmasters and here's what
Here's a tip which rewards your regulars without upsetting newcomers (until they find about it, by which time they are regulars!)
It's called the Belgium question because
Everyone's got their favourite quiz question. Some quizmasters like 'trick' questions, some quizmasters like extremely difficult questions and others like questions that are so easy that they become hard. Personally, I like
Here's an idea from Andy Bee in Bournemouth on how to use a Facebook group to get quiz teams coming back.
Every week Andy takes
Univeristies and schools remain sniffy about Wikipedia as a factual resource even though I remember
For quizmasters looking for some new angles and slightly unusual material, there's always good material on
Thanks to Andy Bee in Bournemouth who tipped me off to this 100-question quiz of 2009 on FemaleFirst.co.uk which has plenty of good, up to date 2009 material for quizmasters who need to have stuff from this year.
This is ideal fodder for those Heat-type questions which all you quizmasters are too busy being too grown-up to care about!
In other words, there are questions about SuBo and Gwen Stefani.
ITV have a new game show in the pipeline which promises a mixture of brawn and brains. Other than that, details are sparse on the press release, except for the fact that you can win up to £100,000.
To apply, all you need to do is email your full contact details and nearest major city to
The rules say you have to be 18 or over and a permanent UK resident. The deadline for applications is Friday 5th February 2010.
Pub: The Victoria Works,
Address: 32-33 Victoria Buildings, Bath, BA2 3EH.
Quiz details: likely to be a Monday night
Hot on the heels of the Eggheads Call, 12 Yard Productions are back with news that they're looking In It To Win It contestants.
Auditions take place in Glasgow in January and February 2010 and you can pick up an application form by