Classic UK TV Shows Quiz

Classic UK TV Shows Quiz

Nov 29, 2022

Classic UK TV Shows Quiz    

QUESTIONS    

1. Who sang the theme tune to ‘Only Fools and Horses’?   

2. Which cop drama show was based on books by Lynda La Plant and saw Helen Mirren portray DCI Jane Tennison?

3. Brian Murphy and Yootha Joyce played which long suffering couple in this 70s classic which was itself a spin-off from another TV show?

4. What 90s TV show was based in the offices of Globe Link News?

5. What was the name of the horse in ‘Steptoe and Son’?

6. Based in the fictional town of Hartley in Lancashire, what was the name of the show that saw Stephanie Turner in the role of Inspector Jean Darblay?

7. What surreal TV show was set in the fictional village of Royston Vasey?

8. Gaz, Donna, Johnny, Janet and Louise were the five friends in which sitcom that ran from 2001-2011?

9. What short-run TV show was based on an Alan Bleasdale play about a group of five tarmac layers in Liverpool during the Thatcher years, with a catchphrase of ‘Gizza job!’?

10. In ‘Fleabag’ what is the real name of the title character played by Phoebe Waller-Bridge?

 

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ANSWERS

1. Who sang the theme tune to ‘Only Fools and Horses’?
CHAS AND DAVE

2. Which cop drama show was based on books by Lynda La Plant and saw Helen Mirren portray DCI Jane Tennison?
PRIME SUSPECT

3. Brian Murphy and Yootha Joyce played which long suffering couple in this 70s classic which was itself a spin-off from another TV show?
GEORGE AND MILDRED

4. What 90s TV show was based in the offices of Globe Link News?
DROP THE DEAD DONKEY

5. What was the name of the horse in ‘Steptoe and Son’?
HERCULES

6. Based in the fictional town of Hartley in Lancashire, what was the name of the show that saw Stephanie Turner in the role of Inspector Jean Darblay?
JULIET BRAVO

7. What surreal TV show was set in the fictional village of Royston Vasey?
THE LEAGUE OF GENTLEMEN

8. Gaz, Donna, Johnny, Janet and Louise were the five friends in which sitcom that ran from 2001-2011?
TWO PINTS OF LAGER AND A PACKET OF CRISPS

9. What short-run TV show was based on an Alan Bleasdale play about a group of five tarmac layers in Liverpool during the Thatcher years, with a catchphrase of ‘Gizza job!’?
BOYS FROM THE BLACKSTUFF

10. In ‘Fleabag’ what is the real name of the title character played by Phoebe Waller-Bridge?
IT IS NEVER REVEALED

 

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