1970s TV

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1970s TV Questions Round 1

  1. Which Irish comedian held a cigarette, sat on a bar stool and chatted?
  2.  What was the profession of the Angels?
  3. Which poetess did Pam win “Opportunity Knocks” in 1975?
  4. What made up the Bouquet in the series with Susan Penhaligon?
  5. Whose Angels were undercover detectives?
  6. The Duchess of which street was part of a 19705 drama series?
  7. Which king and son of Queen Victoria was the subject of a TV serial?
  8.  Which Tudor queen was played by Glenda Jackson?
  9. The Fall and Rise of which Perrin was played by Leonard Rossiter?
  10. What was the first name of Basil Fawlty’s wife?

Round 1 Answers

  1. Dave Allen
  2. Nurses
  3. Ayres
  4. Barbed Wire
  5. Charlie’s
  6. Duke Street
  7. Edward VIII
  8. Elizabeth I
  9. Reginald
  10. Sybil

1970s TV Round 2

  1.  How were Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden known?
  2. Which children’s series told of life in a London comprehensive?
  3.  in which series did The Fonz appear?
  4. Who was told It Ain’t Half Hot in the sitcom set in India?
  5.  When will it be Alright in the Denis Norden series begun in 1977?
  6. Which Jim fixed it?
  7. Which series about three delinquent OAPs began in the 19705?
  8. Whose Flying Circus was a big 1970’s hit?
  9. Which early-evening news magazine was transmitted throughout the country?
  10. Which series about sheepdog trials began in the 1970s?

Round 2 Answers

  1. The Goodies
  2. Grange Hill
  3. Happy Days
  4. Mum
  5. On the Night
  6. Savile
  7. Last of the Summer Wine
  8. Monty Phyton’s
  9. Nationwide
  10. One Man and His Dog

1970s TV Round 3

  1. What was the nationality of detective Van Der Valk?
  2. Which Liverpool shipping Line was an extremely popular long-running series?
  3. In which part of the country was the Poldark series set?
  4. Which building moisture problem was the title of the series about Rigsby and Miss Jones?
  5. Who was Starsky’s police partner?
  6. Who started presenting “That’s Life” in 1974?
  7. Who starred in their Christmas Show watched by 28 million in 1977?
  8.  To what was Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton born?
  9. If Lord Bellamy was upstairs, where were Hudson and Mrs Bridges?
  10. In which part of England was “When the Boat Comes In” set?

Round 3 Answers

  1. Dutch
  2. Onedin Line
  3. Cornwall
  4. Rising Damp
  5. Hutch
  6. Esther Rantzen
  7. Morecambe and Wise
  8. The Manor
  9. Downstairs
  10. North East