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Only Connect Christmas Chairboys Special


As we head into the yuletide celebrations and look forward to 2011, Vital Wycombe's very own statto, Benny, brings you a Wycombe Wanderers themed quiz, based on BBC4's brain-busting Only Connect.

Sadly we couldn't afford the services of the delightful Victoria Coren but we can offer you the opportunity to win a very special surprise prize. Send in your answers to wycombe@vitalfootball.co.uk

Those of you who are regular watchers of Only Connect will know that it is a fiendishly difficult and very pedantic quiz and we make no apologies for following their slightly pretentious rules. This quiz will sort out the wheat from the chaff. This is more than just Basic Wycombe Knowledge. Even Kevin Betsy would struggle with this one!

Rounds one, two and four have a total of 12 points and round three has a total of 10 points, so the nearest to the maximum of 46 points will be victorious. So get ready, gird your loins, here we go...

Round one - The connecting round.
(What is the connection between these four clues? - 2 points for each correct answer)

Question one
A: Walford
B: Whitby
C: Ryan
D: Hutchinson

Question two
A: Delaney
B: Scott
C: Betsy
D: Perrin

Question three
A: Shillingford
B: Wells
C: Bunting
D: Trini

Question four
A: Boreham
B: Bates
C: Horseman
D: West

Question five
A: 1468
B: 2086
C: 2404
D: 1207

Question six
A: McGleish
B: West
C: Evans
D: Greene


Round two - the sequence round
(What is the last clue in the sequence? 1 point for each correct answer and 1 point for the connection)

Question one
A: McDonald
B: Adams
C: Darvill
D: _______

Question two
A: Cousins 93
B: Crossley 94
C: Parkin 96
D: _______

Question three
A: Colchester United
B: Lincoln City
C: Wigan Athletic
D: _______

Question four
A: Ilford
B: Slough Town
C: Runcorn
D: _______

Question five
A: 1814
B: 1708
C: 16279
D: _______

Question six
A: Walthamstow Avenue
B: Boston United
C: Leek Town
D: _______


Round three - The Connecting Wall.
(Sort the sixteen clues into four groups of four - 1 point for each correct group and 1 point for each correct connection, 2 bonus points for getting it all right)

Ashford - Enfield - Bressington - Histon
Brown - Everton - Carroll - Cheltenham
Dawber - Southport - Perrin - Brentford
Langford - Tamworth - Cousins - Reading


Round four - Double connections
(What are the the two things that connect these four clues? - 1 point for each connection and a bonus point for getting both)

Question one
A: Ball
B: Cook
C: Ray
D: Webb

Question two
A: Lee
B: Powell
C: Smith
D: Sanchez

Question three
A: Brentford
B: Fulham
C: Southend United
D: Watford

Question four
A: Ashford
B: Creaser
C: Devine
D: Evans

The deadline for answers is Friday 7th January 2011 at 11.59pm.

If you are completely bemused, here's a link to the Only Connect page on the BBC website

Good luck!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Benny
Date:Friday December 24 2010
Time: 12:13AM

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