Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Teesside Quiz; How Well Do You Know Your Area? with Quizmaster Don Robson

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Teesside Quiz; How Well Do You Know Your Area? with Quizmaster Don Robson

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Q1. Church Road's Grade II listed 18th century Gloucester House in Stockton has been refurbished to welcome new businesses. The building was once a YWCA hostel, but what was the name of this once Victorian hotel on "Paradise Row"? Q2. School leavers are among trainees helping East Cleveland Youth Housing Trust transform which Brotton High Street pub into affordable housing? Q3. A family firm started in Middlesbrough in 1924 is still expanding. Who is opening their 34th store in the old HMV on Teesside Park? Q4. A silver band, fire engines, donkey rides and Kirkleatham Animal Encounters converge on Marske Hall this Saturday for a summer fair. The hall was built in 1625 by which High Sheriff and royalist colonel, whose brother James led an army raised from tenants to fight Cromwell on Marske sands? Q5. Fairfield-born Daniel John Williams brings his acting school to the newly refurbished Acklam Hall.

The Middlesbrough-based actor was inspired to create a school on Teesside by which Wimbledon "Crazy Gang" FA cup winner of 1988? Q6. Auditions are under way already for "Boo Camp" training for one of the region's biggest Halloween spectaculars. Kirkleatham Museum is hoping to ramp up the fear factor of its two terrifying tours known as what? Q7. Next Monday, as part of a UK and Ireland tour, the floating rib and cheek fragments from which 13th century Franciscan from Padua will visit St Mary's Cathedral in Middlesbrough? Q8. Ageing Better Middlesbrough is a Big Lottery-funded initiative led by Stockton and Middlesbrough Mind. They are finding one way to tackle loneliness in the over-50s is by teaching people to communicate and learn new skills with what? Q9. The Prissick car park completed over a year ago, but as yet a stranger to any vehicle, is intended to ease parking congestion for staff working where? Q10. In 1966, they first met at an old Army camp before moving to Rectory Row Primary School then making the West End their permanent home. …

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