Monday, 31 July 2017

Yorkshire Quiz

Bill Johnson
1. Can you name the 400 hectare nature park that opened in April this year 2017? 
2. Which famous fish and chip shop was damaged by fire in May? 
3. The proposed development, Five Towns Park, will include a new stadium for which Rugby League club? 
4. The iconic Piece Hall in Halifax is set to welcome visitors again today, but what year was the building first completed? 
5. Which RSPB site celebrated 60 years as a haven for wildlife? 
6. What was the original name of a controversial escape game brought out by a Yorkshire game company before it was changed to Abducted? 
7. Scientists in Leeds have made a breakthrough in unlocking the genetic code of which virus that is the major cause of liver cancer worldwide?  
8. Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership lent how much money to a failed project to build a new hotel near the Leeds Arena?  
9. On Armed Forces Day in June which seaside town hosted a fly past by the Red Arrows?  
10. Which west Yorkshire town is to have a new station to replace the one closed in 1962?