SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB SUMMER POP QUIZ 2015

Answers are all pop groups or solo artists with a UK top 40 hit. Numbers in brackets = number of letters in name.

1 B- for this London district. (6)

2 Instruction to a casino janitor. (5,6)

3 Critical need for a scuba diver. (3,6)

4 Argonaut leader is strangely louder. (5,6)

5 Sail badly next to Mr Collymores meadow. (4,10)

6 Alan led astray by bright light. (4,3,3)

7 Fictional spy mixed up in a lie. (7)

8 Eves tempter can spin those decks. (2,5)

9 Ugly Betty? (7)

10 Above Control. (5,3)

11 This society loves a full English. (9,4)

12 Edward, Megan, Michael and Samantha for instance. (5)

13 Had trouble assembling Humpty. (8)

14 Where Medusa lives perhaps? (6,4)

15 This male fowl has gone nuclear. (6,7)

16 Circuit breaker. (4)

17 Old English founder from Germany. (5)

18 Hemmingway, King and Twain. (8,7)

19 Frasers jungle character has last letter in an epoch. (6,4)

20 Certain age. (7)

21 River mouth with excellent dream state. (5,7)

22 Tau is next. (5)

23 Scented stick equal to 14 pounds. (4,5)

24 Popular Ford model kept on the bench. (3,5)

25 Melopsittacus undulatus informally. (6)

26 Sounds like they have a nicotine habit. (12)

27 Beats a pair of pairs any day. (1,2,1,4)

28 Simians from 66.5622 degrees north of the equator. (6,7)

29 Jubilee, District and Bakerloo for instance. (7)

30 Stormed on the 14th July 1789. (8)

31 Starred Demi Moore and Michael Douglas. (10)

32 A Cockney curry. (4,6)

33 Weird attraction (11)

34 Run of the mill, colourless stripe. (7,5,4)

35 Jones and Meaden follow Lennon's song. (7,7)

36 Put on a Scottish prefix at an angle. (3,6)

37 A New Jersey state highway. (5,2)

38 Oliver Stone movie at the heart of this skinny assassin. (4,7)

39 Warmth in a tin. (6,4)

40 Sounds like a competant sewer. (6,5)

41 Number generator joins car giant in volunteer state. (9,5,4)

42 Oddly I search for the answer. (7)

43 Berry character joins Freddy's rock band. (5,5)

44 Enclosure for an obese male. (6,5)

45 A decade went by. (3,5,5)

46 Infestation at the Royal Mail. (6)

47 Torch for shaving under. (10)

48 Manufacturer of reflected sound. (9)

49 There's a method in this tax. (3,5)

50 Trafalgar hero without boots on the beach. (5,6)

51 They're mixed up with the coleslaws on the table. (6)

52 Popular Ford hatchback produces textile fibres and triumphs. (5,5)

53 They call house if lucky. (5,7)

54 These chaps will die of cold on Ilkley Moor. (3,7,4)

55 What Neil Armstrong did for mankind. (1,5,4)

56 Geronimo was one. (6,6)

57 Last word of prayer before the bend. (4,6)

58 It aint small, this crazy wine ride. (3,3,5)

59 Where you might find Percy Shaws invention. (6,2,3,4)

60 A good game provides this after killing the boss. (7,5)


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