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Tuesday 18 February

1. Who said on Tuesday that Londoners should be able to keep EU citizenship after Brexit?

Sadiq Khan Read more

2. The new £20 bank note enters circulation this week. Which artist is featured on it?

JMW Turner Read more

3. Who has pledged to give away $10bn to tackle climate change?

Jeff Bezos Read more

Monday 17 February

1. More than 100,000 people have signed a petition demanding Boris Johnson does what?

Stops attacking the BBC Read more

2. A ring lost in the US 47 years ago turned up this week, where was it?

A forest in Finland Read more

3. What did armed thieves in Hong Kong steal amid coronavirus shortage fears?

600 toilet rolls Read more

Friday 14 February

1. What item of clothing worn by Queen frontman Freddie Mercury is to go on show at the V&A Museum in London?

A kimono Read more

2. Who was announced as the new leader of the Scottish Conservatives on Friday?

Jackson Carlaw Read More

3. Billie Eilish is the latest musician to record a song for a James Bond film – what's it called?

No time to die Read more

Thursday 13 February

1. Which Grime star has rescheduled part of his world tour over coronavirus fears?

Stormzy Read more

2. Which actor will return for the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids reboot?

Rock Moranis Read more

3. Which social media giant has been forced to delay the launch of its dating service amid privacy concerns?

Facebook Read more

Wednesday 12 February

1. What creature did the Duchess of Cambridge handle on a surprise trip to Northern Ireland?

A snake Read more

2. What major motorsport event has been postponed due to the global coronavirus outbreak?

The Chinese Grand Prix Read more

3. Which DJ has criticised the organisers of Reading and Leeds festivals for having a “male-heavy” line-up?

Annie Mac Read more

Tuesday 11 February

1. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced they would embark on their first ever trip to which country in March?

Ireland Read more

2. As Storm Ciara comes to an end, the Met Office has announced a new storm will hit the UK this weekend. What's it called?

Storm Dennis Read more

3. Robyn Peoples and Sharni Edwards were the first people in Northern Ireland to do what on Tuesday?

Have a same-sex marriage Read more

Monday 10 February

1. Which film was nominated an impressive 10 times but failed to win a single category?

The Irishman Read more 

2. Which actor admitted he was 'difficult to work with' in his acceptance speech?

Joaquin Phoenix Read more

3. Elton John won his second Oscar for Best Original Song from the film Rocketman. From what film did he win his first Oscar?

Lion King Read more


Friday 7 February

1. Which musician will host a special party for contestants in the Love Island villa this weekend?

Sean Paul Read more

2. Dame Karen Pierce has been announced as the new British ambassador to which country?

The US Read more

3. Which rock legend announced he has finally given up smoking aged 76?

Keith Richards Read more

Thursday 6 February

1. Which pop legend had her gig cut short in London because she was overrunning?

Madonna Read more

2. Which British actor was delighted to receive a specially-commissioned sculpture of Barbra Streisand’s face?

Richard E Grant Read more

3. What record did US astronaut Christina Koch break today?

The longest spaceflight by a woman Read more

Wednesday 5 February

1. Which legendary 70s glam rock band have split after 53 years?

Slade Read more

2. A video of which two creatures crossing a road together has  been described as "the first of its kind"?

A coyote and a badger Read more 

3. Whose bodyguard left a loaded gun in the toilet of a plane?

David Cameron Read more

Tuesday 4 February

1. Which word does animal rights charity Peta want to ban?

Pets Read more

2. Why was a city banker on a seven-figure salary suspended from his job?

Stealing from the canteen Read more

3. Eurostar announced a direct train to which European city?

Amsterdam Read more

Monday 3 February

1. How many days did Pamela Anderson's marriage to film producer Jon Peters last?

12 Read more

2. Which chain has been praised for its advert about a transperson?

Starbucks Read more

3. Which animal was filmed clapping underwater for the first time?

A seal Read more

Friday 31 January

1. Which major TV show announced its final season today?

The Crown Read more

2. Which pub chain slashed the price of its drinks to mark Brexit day?

Wetherspoons Read more

3. Voice actor Harley Bird stepped down today after 13 years playing which cartoon character?

Peppa Pig Read more

Thursday 30 January

1. Which politician revealed a portrait of himself today named 'Mr Brexit'?

Nigel Farage Read more

2. The Tate Britain defended a job ad for a 'head of coffee' role today. What was the salary?

£40,000 Read more

3. Which controversial media figure had her Twitter account suspended today?

Katie Hopkins Read more


Wednesday 29 January

1. Which show beat Fleabag and Derry Girls to be crowned best comedy at last night's National TV Awards?

Mrs Brown’s Boys Read more

2. A veteran on the US version of Antiques Roadshow collapsed after being told an item he bought for £265 was worth £500,000, what was it?

A Rolex watch Read more

3. Which company was stripped of its rail franchise after consistently failing to deliver a reliable service?

Tuesday 28 January

1. Why did insurer Aviva have to apologise to thousands of customers today?

It mistakenly called them all Michael Read more

2. What did a sumo wrestler in Japan do after he won a tournament despite being ranked lowest?

He burst into tears Read more

3. Which world leader was indicted today on corruption charges after he withdrew his request for parliamentary immunity?

Benjamin Netanyahu Read more

Monday 27 January

1. Which Tory MP was behind the failed campaign to have Big Ben bong to mark Brexit on January 31.

Mark Francois Read more

2. What does Sir Philip Pullman claim is missing from the commemorative Brexit 50p coin?

An Oxford comma Read more

3. Ofcom has dropped a complaint against which comedian over comments she made about battery acid on BBC Radio 4?

Jo Brand Read more

4. Which British singer was mistaken for a seat-filler at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles?

Lewis Capaldi Read more


Friday 24 January

1. Which reality star says she won't drink tap water because 'that's how the government will kill us'?

Dani Dyer Read more 

2. In which city is the Cod's Scallops, the chippy voted the best in the UK?

Nottingham Read more

3. Which politician shared a Meghan Markle quote on their Instagram account?

Hillary Clinton Read more

Thursday 23 January

1. Which actor, producer and director is to be honoured with the outstanding contribution to cinema award at the British Academy film awards next month?

Andy Serkis Read more

2. Why was the Queen forced to cancel her annual visit to the Sandringham Women's Institute?

She has a cold and “is not up to it” Read more

3. Which sweet treat has been baked in space, having been prepared in a special oven on board the International Space Station?

Chocolate chip cookies Read more

Wednesday 22 January

1. Lisa Nandy received the backing of which former Labour leadership rival as she made it onto the final ballot paper for the contest?

Jess Phillips Read more

2. What is the key to a perfect cup of coffee, according to scientists at the University of Portsmouth?

Fewer beans, ground more coarsely Read more

3. Which prison did the Duchess of Cambridge visit on Wednesday as part of the launch of her landmark national survey about the early years development of children?

HMP Send Read more