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  Around Britain
Updated 28 February 2003, 16.10
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What city do authors Philip Pullman, JRR Tolkien, Lewis Carroll and CS Lewis all have strong links with?
  A: Cambridge
  B: Oxford
  C: London
What is the Gaelic name for a party where you do Scottish country dancing?
  A: Ceilidh
  B: Jig
  C: Jamboree
How far would all the London Underground's lines stretch if laid out in one big line?
  A: 167kms
  B: 329kms
  C: 498kms
What does Wales have more of per square mile than any other country in western Europe?
  A: Mines
  B: Sheep
  C: Castles
What kind of animal would you normally find on Dartmoor?
  A: Ponies
  B: Cows
  C: Elephants
Avebury village in Wiltshire is famous for what?
  A: Its scarecrows
  B: Its cheese and onion pasties
  C: Its stone circle
What is the oldest recorded town in Britain?
  A: Colchester
  B: St Andrews
  C: Harrogate
If you were in Northern Ireland, what would you do if someone gave you a boxty?
  A: Ride it - it's a kind of bike
  B: Drink it - it's a hot drink
  C: Eat it - it's a filled pancake
Which city was called Lindum by the Romans?
  A: Lincoln
  B: London
  C: Liverpool
What is spaghetti junction?
  A: An Italian restaurant in Edinburgh
  B: A very busy road system in Birmingham
  C: A pasta factory in Cardiff


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