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These people are amongst the greatest quiz players in Britain.

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Together they make up the Eggheads,

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arguably the most formidable quiz team in the country.

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The question is - can they be beaten?

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Welcome to Eggheads, the show where a team of five quiz challengers

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pit their wits against possibly the greatest quiz team in Britain.

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You might recognise them as they've won some of the country's toughest quiz shows.

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They are the Eggheads.

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And taking on

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our quiz Goliaths today are DA Team.

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This team all know one another

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through Doncaster Advocacy -

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that's a charitable organisation set up by Joyce 20 years ago

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that encourages adults with learning disabilities

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to speak out for themselves. Let's meet them.

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Hello, I'm Kim. I'm 55, and I'm a manager in the voluntary sector.

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Hello, I'm Joyce. I'm 68, and I'm a market researcher.

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Hi, I'm Derek. I'm 70, and I'm a retired accountant.

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Hi, I'm Pete. I'm 58, I'm a debt adviser.

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Hey, I'm Ryan. I'm 37, and I'm an administrator for a rail company.

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Welcome to you, DA Team. I'm impressed by that team name,

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whoever thought it up.

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But it's a serious business, this Doncaster Advocacy. Tell me a bit about it, Kim, and your role.

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I'm the manager of Doncaster Advocacy, Joyce is our chair,

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Derek's our treasurer, and Pete and Ryan are both members.

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And we exist to support adults with learning disabilities

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to have a voice and speak up for themselves.

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I mean, practically, how do you do that?

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We deliver advocacy support in a variety of ways -

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we do one-to-one support, we promote self-advocacy, peer advocacy,

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we do drop-ins at day centres, we deliver training on good communication skills,

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-so a very wide range of different types of advocacy support.

-Yes.

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And fans of the Eggheads as well in your spare time?

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-Yes.

-Absolutely.

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-Now decided to see them up close and personal. Wish you hadn't come?

-No!

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-Even better in real life.

-Good, good.

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Well, let's play the game, then, and see how you do against our Eggheads.

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Every day there's £1,000 in cash up for grabs for our challengers.

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However, if they fail to defeat the Eggheads the prize money rolls over to the next show.

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So, DA Team, the Eggheads have won the last four games -

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that means £5,000 says you can't beat the Eggheads.

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Let's see what our first head-to-head today is, chance to knock an Egghead out.

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This one is Geography,

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to start us off. Who wants to play that?

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Shall I do that one?

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-You or Pete? Derek or Pete.

-You keep yourself back for History?

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-I'll try that.

-Derek's going to play Geography.

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All right, Derek, and choose any Egghead?

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Erm...Daphne, I think.

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Daphne, OK. Derek and Daphne, then, to play Geography,

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and to make sure you can't confer,

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could you go to the Question Room and take that Daphne with you.

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So Derek, I believe you're a bit of a linguist.

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Speak what, French and German?

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-Well, a little bit, yes.

-And learning another language?

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I'm currently trying to learn Italian,

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but I'm not particularly good at it. But I enjoy it.

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How do you learn - do you go to classes, or...

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Yeah, I go to classes once a week, and then I meet up with a group of friends on other occasion,

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and we try and have conversations in whatever language we're learning.

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We don't do very well, but we enjoy it.

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Yeah, absolutely. And do you want to go first or second?

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I'll go first, please.

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OK, best of luck, it's Geography and here's your first question.

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Chamonix, host of the Winter Olympic Games in 1924,

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is located in which country?

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Right. Well, I don't know the answer to this,

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but by the sound of the word it doesn't sound particularly Swedish.

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Chamonix...

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It doesn't sound particularly Austrian either.

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Erm... So purely on the sound of the word

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I'll go for France.

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Chamonix is in France, it's the right answer.

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And Daphne, the process of exfoliation

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or the destruction of rock through the peeling off of surface layers

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is also referred to by which name?

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Hmm... Interesting!

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Well, out of the three of them

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I would associate that description more with Onion Weathering.

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-Peeling an onion...?

-It's the right answer, yes, well done.

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OK, Derek,

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a symbol called the Sun of May

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features on the national flags of Argentina and which other country?

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The Sun of May.

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Once again, it's a question that I've got no idea what the answer is,

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but erm...

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I think I'm right in saying that Uruguay has got a border with

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Argentina, and I don't think the other two have,

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so purely based on that, Dermot, I'll go for Uruguay.

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Good reasoning - it's the right answer, yes, Uruguay.

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The Sun of May on its flag as well as Argentina's.

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So, Daphne, what is the largest city in terms of population

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on the South Island of New Zealand?

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Oh...!

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Well, I don't think it's Hamilton.

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Out of the other two, erm...

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Christchurch?

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-Did you take in New Zealand when you went down under?

-No. I'd love to go.

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Wonderful scenery, and a lot of people in Christchurch.

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It's the right answer, yes.

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OK, all square at 2-2, and Derek's third question.

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The hills Arkle and Foinaven,

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after which two famous racehorses were named,

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are in which part of the UK?

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Well, Dermot, again I don't know

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but going purely on your excellent pronunciation of the words,

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I'd go for Northern Ireland.

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OK! Arkle and Foinaven in Northern Ireland...

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and I'm afraid flattery didn't get you anywhere there, it's Scotland.

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Ah, right, OK.

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And are they Munros? CJ, you like to bag a Munro or two, don't you?

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I certainly do, and I've got absolutely no idea, Dermot.

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OK! Foinaven and Arkle, though,

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in Scotland, not Northern Ireland.

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Daphne, which term refers to a hillside or mountain slope

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that receives little sunshine?

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Oh! This one passed me by.

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-Sorry, what was the third one?

-Ubac.

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SHE SIGHS

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Well...just because there's "sol" in it, I'll go for Ultisol.

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But I've not heard them.

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OK, gone for Ultisol with "sun" in there, as we can see.

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Well-designed question, then, it's deceived you. It's Ubac.

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Oh, is it? Never heard.

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-I'm with Daphne - you heard of it, Eggheads?

-Never heard of it.

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OK, well, caught Daphne out to Derek's benefit there -

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you live to fight on, Derek, but you fight on in Sudden Death where we remove those choices,

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I'm sure you're familiar with the format,

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when it's all square after three questions, so here's your Sudden Death question.

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Four different rivers in the north of England

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flowing into the Irish Sea, the Trent, the Tyne and the Ouse -

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share what name?

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Er, the Humber.

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Four different rivers called the Humber

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flowing into the Irish Sea, the Trent, the Tyne and the Ouse -

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no, it's not the Humber. Daphne, do you know?

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Could have been your question.

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-Erm...Don?

-No - other Eggheads?

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-Eden?

-No.

-Avon?

-No.

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-Mersey?

-No.

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Derwent!

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The river is Derwent, flowing into the Irish Sea,

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the Trent, the Tyne and the Ouse.

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OK.

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Daphne, the Tropic of Capricorn runs through

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Mozambique, South Africa, Botswana and which other country

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on the African mainland?

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Namibia?

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Yup, it's the right answer, Daphne! Namibia.

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Tropic of Capricorn, Mozambique, South Africa, Botswana and Namibia,

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which means, Daphne,

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you have progressed, just, into the final round,

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no place for you, Derek. Come back and join your teams.

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Well, as it stands DA Team have lost one brain from the final round,

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the Eggheads are all there, but only one round gone.

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Our second head-to-head today is Arts & Books.

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Who'd like to play this? Can't be Derek.

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-I'll play that, Dermot.

-OK. And who would you like to play, Kim?

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-Any one of those Eggheads apart from Daphne.

-I'll play Chris, please.

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OK, Chris and Kim taking on Arts & Books. Into the Question Room, then.

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-Right, Kim. Do you want to go first or second?

-I'll go second, please.

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Chris's first question, then.

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Chris, the novel Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

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is set in which part of the United States?

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Well, it's set during the Civil War in New England.

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Yes, it is. New England for Little Women.

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And Kim, your first question.

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How many people are represented in Edouard Manet's painting

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Le dejeuner sur l'herbe?

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Right, I've got no idea...

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I'm trying to visualise the painting, but I can't at the moment.

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So it's going to be a pure guess,

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and I'm going to go for 4.

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4? It's the right answer, yes, 4.

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Well done.

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And Chris -

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what was the pen name of the popular 20th-century author

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who was known in real life as Alf Wight?

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Yes, he was a vet - and he wrote as James Herriot.

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He did, yes. James Herriot, Alf Wight there.

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Kim, your second question. Captain Wentworth

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is one of the main characters in which Jane Austen novel?

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Right... This is one of the things that I feel that I SHOULD know,

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and it's completely fled from my mind at the moment.

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Captain Wentworth...

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Captain Wentworth, yes.

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Erm, I'm going to go for Pride And Prejudice.

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Pride And Prejudice for Captain Wentworth.

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No - not Pride And Prejudice.

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-Chris?

-Persuasion, isn't it?

-Yes, Captain Wentworth's in Persuasion.

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So, now...

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No comeback if Chris gets this, I'm afraid,

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he will put you out if he gets a correct answer here.

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Chris, in 1975, which group was founded by British artists

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including Graham Arnold, Peter Blake, and Graham and Annie Ovenden?

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Ah... Analysis time.

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Well, the Brotherhood of Ruralists sounds a bit Victorian.

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And the Clique sounds like just that - cliquey and pretentious,

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but Factotum means "do it all", so I'll say Factotum.

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OK, Factotum, "do it all", for that group of British artists...

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Is he right, Eggheads, other Eggheads?

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It's the Ruralists.

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It's the Brotherhood of Ruralists, from Judith there.

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OK, well, that's great news, Kim.

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A chance to even it up and go into Sudden Death.

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Whose poem, entitled Adlestrop,

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is about an express train that pulls up at a deserted country station,

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on a hot summer's day?

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Well, I sort of think that Chris ought to have this question

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with the train connection -

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I think that's Edward Thomas.

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That's right, Edward Thomas is correct.

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So it's all square, you're well back in it

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and into Sudden Death again like Derek,

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and Chris gets the first one this time, though.

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Scarlett written by Alexandra Ripley is a sequel to which 1936 novel?

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Well, that's got to be Scarlett O'Hara,

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and it's a sequel to Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell.

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Got to be, really. It is the right answer, yes, Gone With The Wind.

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Let's hope you're not gone, Kim -

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the ruthless Valmont and his accomplice Madame de Merteuil

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are characters in which book by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos?

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Right. Again I've got no idea. Erm...

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I have no idea, I'll say...

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I'll say Zorro.

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Zorro? OK. Right, I see where you're coming from.

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But it's not, no. Do you know, Chris?

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-Not a clue, Dermot.

-Oh.

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Valmont - a film of this as well, very successful film as well, it was, and it was...

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-Les Liaisons Dangereuses.

-Dangerous Liaisons.

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Yeah, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Kim, or Dangerous Liaisons, to anglicize it.

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So bad luck, Kim -

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you're not in the final round. Chris, you are. Please come back.

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Well, it's been really tight so far. Two Sudden Death exits

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for members of DA Team, but it means they've lost two brains,

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the Eggheads are all still there.

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So we've got another head-to-head coming up, and this one is Sport.

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Who'd like to play this?

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-Who have we got - Joyce, Pete or Ryan?

-It's Ryan.

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Definitely Ryan on Sport?

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And which Egghead? Daphne and Chris have played, so you've got CJ, Kevin or Judith.

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I'm going to choose CJ.

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-You were smiling, CJ, a moment or two ago.

-I was, until he chose me!

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Wiped the smile off your face.

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Let's see if you can do that in the Question Room as well. Ryan and CJ, into the Question Room, please.

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Well, Ryan, we had a question earlier about those hills,

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Arkle and Foinaven in Scotland.

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You've been up some bigger hills - mountains in fact -

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in Scotland, Wales and England, that Three Peaks Challenge.

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Yeah, I did that fairly recently in support of Doncaster Advocacy

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to raise a few hundred pounds for the cause.

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So what is it, Ben Nevis, Snowdon, and Scafell?

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That's correct, yeah. The aim is to do it in 24 hours.

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It took us 29 hours but the logistics of it were really difficult,

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just the driving takes longer than the walking.

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But I have to confess I didn't quite reach the summit of the Ben.

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OK. This one is Sport, then.

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Would you like to go first or second, Ryan?

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I'll go first, I'll put the pressure on.

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OK. Good luck, Ryan, and here's your question.

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What name is given to the device that rugby players wear

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to protect the mouth?

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I'm a massive armchair rugby fan, though I've never played myself.

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I'm not going to play a game where 50 men are allowed to hit you

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to get the ball back.

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But it's gumshield.

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Yes, it is gumshield in rugby and many other sports too.

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CJ, which golf course has hosted the Open championship

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on more occasions than any other?

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I don't know this,

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but I suppose logically you've got to go for the oldest,

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so I'll try At Andrews.

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St Andrews is the right answer, yes. Going in the right direction there.

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Ryan, back to you. The Mulsanne Straight

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is a famous part of which motor racing venue?

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I'm struggling with this. I don't consider Formula 1 a sport.

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Erm...however, I know many people do.

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-Controversial.

-I know many people do.

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I'm going to have to try and extract the answer from the spelling.

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M-U-L-S-A-N-N-E, the Mulsanne Straight.

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Focus on the suffix, the last few letters, A-N-N-E.

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I've not much to choose between Monaco and Le Mans.

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I haven't heard of it

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and I think I would be more likely to have heard of it

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if it was at the very famous Monaco, so I'm guessing at Le Mans.

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OK, Le Mans. I'm liking the way you're doing this.

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You would have of it if it was Monaco,

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you haven't, so it's Le Mans.

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It's the right answer, yes, well done. Mulsanne.

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CJ, your second question then.

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Which country did the athlete Caster Semenya represent

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when she won the women's 800 metres at the 2009 World Championships?

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She represented South Africa.

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Yes, that's right, CJ.

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It's 2-2 and back to Ryan.

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Ryan, who won the ladies singles competition

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at the 2010 French Open tennis tournament?

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I don't know a great deal about tennis, but I'm pretty sure

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that I know that the winner of that was Francesca Schiavone.

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It was, yes. That's the right answer.

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Very well done. OK, CJ needs this then.

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CJ, which jockey won the Epsom Derby in 1975

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on a horse called Grundy, in 1982 on Golden Fleece

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and in 1990 on Quest For Fame?

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I'd like the tennis question, please.

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I thought you'd might.

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Too early for Pat Eddery maybe?

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He's...

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I remember him racing reasonably recently,

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That would be a very long career if that was him.

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I haven't heard of the name Ray Cochrane, I'm afraid.

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I've heard the name Richard Quinn, so let's try him.

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OK, for Grundy, Golden Fleece and Quest For Fame

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in those derbies, quite a long way apart.

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They were ridden by Pat Eddery.

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Pat Eddery. They do have long careers, don't they, jockeys?

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Well into their fifties.

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Which means, yes, we've got one through

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and it is Ryan. You'll be playing in the final round

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for £5,000 today. Would you both,

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please, come back and join your teams.

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Looking much better now for DA Team.

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They've knocked one Egghead out,

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but the Eggheads have knocked two members from your team out.

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We reach out last head-to-head before the final round.

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This one is Film & Television. Who'd like to play this?

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It's either Joyce or Pete. Film & TV.

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Yeah, Joyce can play.

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-I'm not good at this.

-You're not good?

-I'm not very good at this.

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-I'll have to go. Right.

-You're going to go?

-Yes.

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Yep, Joyce is going to go.

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All right, and choose an Egghead first, Joyce.

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Kevin or Judith are the remaining ones. Kevin or Judith?

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-I'll choose Judith, I think.

-OK.

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Joyce and Judith, into the Question Room, please,

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to play Film & Television.

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Joyce, do you get to the cinema much?

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No, this is not my subject at all. I don't even watch a lot of television.

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Ah! What subject would you have preferred to have played?

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Well, I'm better on science.

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Give this one a go. Would you like to go first or second?

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I'll go first, please, Dermot.

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OK, good luck, Joyce. Here you go.

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Who created The X Factor and took on the role of a judge

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from the first series?

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I know it wasn't Nigel Lythgoe, at least I think I know,

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and I'm quite sure it's not Piers Morgan,

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so I think it's Simon Cowell.

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Simon Cowell. Mr X Factor, yes, that's the right answer. Well done.

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Judith, Rachel de Thame, Chris Beardshaw and Dairmuid Gavin

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have all presented television programmes on which subject?

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That would be gardening.

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Would be, yes. Gardening is correct.

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And back to you, Joyce.

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Which EastEnders character killed Den Watts in 2005

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by hitting him over the head with a doorstop?

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Gosh! Now, I remember this,

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but I wish I could remember who the killer was.

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I don't think it was Janine.

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I don't think it was Kat.

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I'm going to go down the middle anyway and say Chrissie.

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Like a detective solving the crime there.

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If it wasn't Janine or Kat, it has to be Chrissie.

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It's the right answer, yes. Well done.

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You know that, Judith.

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-Was 2005 about when you hooked into EastEnders?

-No.

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I did know it, but I didn't start watching until about...

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-three, four years ago.

-OK. You've got a lot of catching up to do then.

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Well, there we are. Chrissie giving you a 2-1 lead

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and a second question for Judith.

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Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx took the leading roles

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in the 2006 film remake of which television crime drama?

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Um...

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Well, the most famous one is Starsky & Hutch, isn't it?

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So I'm just going to pray and say it was Starsky & Hutch.

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OK, Starsky & Hutch for Farrell and Foxx.

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No, not Starsky & Hutch. Other Eggheads?

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-ALL:

-Miami Vice.

-Miami Vice.

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Miami Vice. OK. Well, Joyce,

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see how you do with this one.

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Which actor played the role of Clive Candy in the Powell and Pressburger

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film The Life And Death Of Colonel Blimp?

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Right. Now this is an old film.

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Um...

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I don't think it's Roger Livesey

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because I can see him and I don't think it was that.

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I don't think it was the sort of role that Leslie Howard played either.

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I'm going to go for Peter Ustinov.

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OK. Peter Ustinov as Clive Candy in The Life And Death Of Colonel Blimp.

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-Eggheads, is it?

-Roger Livesey.

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It's Roger Livesey.

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Back luck. A chance to get you through there.

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Let's see what Judith does with this.

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If she gets it wrong, you're still through nevertheless.

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Judith, in the US TV drama Mad Men, which actress plays the role

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of Betty Draper?

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That is one of my favourite programmes. I absolutely love it.

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I think it's January Jones.

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It is January Jones, yes.

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One of your favourites there, so got it

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and taken us to Sudden Death. Joyce, do you know this?

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Hope Steadman and Elliot Weston

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were characters in which US TV drama series that ran from 1987 to '91

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and followed the lives of a group of baby boomers?

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I have absolutely no idea about this one.

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No, the names don't ring a bell.

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And...

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No, absolutely no idea at all.

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None. No, Dermot, I just don't know, can't even guess.

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-Is that a pass, Joyce?

-Yes, it's a pass.

-Passing. Judith, do you know?

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No. No, I've no idea either.

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Thirtysomething it was called, Joyce. Thirtysomething -

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Hope Steadman and Elliot Weston were in that, '87 to '91.

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OK, see what Judith does with her Sudden Death question here.

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Which veteran comedy writer and raconteur,

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famous for his pink bow ties,

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appeared regularly on the TV show Call My Bluff?

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Oh, I know, that's Frank Muir.

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It is Frank Muir. That's the correct answer, Judith.

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Yes! You came back there and knocked Joyce out.

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For a moment or two, Joyce, I thought you were going through.

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Unfortunately not to be. You won't be in the final round.

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Would you both, please, come back and join your teams.

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So, this is what we've been playing towards.

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Time for the final round, which as always is General Knowledge,

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but those of you who lost those head-to-heads

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won't take part in this round,

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so, Kim, Joyce and Derek from DA Team,

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and CJ from "D" Eggheads, would you leave the studio, please?

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So, Pete and Ryan, you're playing to win DA Team £5,000

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Judith, Kevin, Daphne and Chris, you're playing for something

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which money can't buy - the Eggheads' reputation.

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I'll ask each team three questions, all general knowledge.

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You are allowed to confer. So, Pete and Ryan,

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the question is are your two brains better than the Eggheads' four?

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Pete and Ryan, would you like to go first or second?

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-We agreed first, didn't we?

-Yep.

-We'd like to go first.

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OK. Pete and Ryan, kicking off in the final round for DA Team

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and best of luck with your first question. Here it is.

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For what does the middle D stand in the name of the US president

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Dwight D Eisenhower?

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It's not Douglas.

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It's not Dixon, he had a son called David.

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So I think it's David.

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I don't know.

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David, Dermot.

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OK. David or Dermot? Oh, I see what you mean.

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It's not on the list, Dermot.

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David is the right answer, yes. Well done.

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Dwight David Eisenhower.

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Eggheads, in Greek mythology

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Melpomene, Clio, Calliope and Terpsichore

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are four of the nine goddesses known as what?

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-Muses?

-Hmm.

-They're four of the nine muses.

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Muses? It's the right answer, Eggheads.

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OK, DA Team,

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in which 20th century war did UK troops

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take part in the battle of the Imjin River?

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Imjin River.

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It's not the Spanish Civil War. It weren't World War II.

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-Go for it.

-Dermot, it's the Korean War.

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It is the Korean War, yes. Imjin River in Korea.

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Eggheads, what's the name of the youngest brother

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in the musical Seven Brides For Seven Brothers,

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played by Russ Tamblyn in the 1954 film version?

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The youngest brother played by Russ Tamblyn in the 1954 film version.

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Gideon is the youngest.

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-OK. So there's no Reuben or Melchior?

-No.

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It's Gideon, Dermot.

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Gideon, the youngest of the seven brothers

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in Seven Brides For Seven Brothers. Yep, it's right.

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Gideon. OK. DA Team,

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what type of Italian fruit is a sfusato amalfitano?

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Amalfitano is A-M-A-L-F-I-T-A-N-O.

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Sfusato amalfitano.

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We don't know, do we? But often words in one language

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lend themselves to words in another language.

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I'm trying to find a connection.

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-They produce lemons?

-The fact that it's Mediterranean...

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I'm drawn to olive but I don't know.

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-We'll go for olive, Dermot.

-OK. Olives and Italy

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clearly go together.

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But it's not olive. It is... Eggheads, do you know?

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Grape? They're grapes.

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-It's a lemon.

-A lemon?

-It's a lemon.

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A chance for the Eggheads then.

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Born in the 1740s, Francois Tourte

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became famous for making which pieces of musical equipment

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of the highest quality?

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-T-o-u-r-t-e?

-Yeah.

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Violin bow.

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Violin bows.

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Violin bows...

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is the correct answer, Eggheads.

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You've won!

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Bad luck, DA Team. Some very good quizzing there

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and, well, the head-to-heads may have done it for you

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because Derek and his language skills not being there to help

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you out with that lemon question from Italy.

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But thank you very much for taking on the Eggheads today

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and for telling us about the work you're doing back in Doncaster.

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More power to your elbows with it. Thank you.

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We'll take comfort from the fact they didn't know the answer

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-to the question we got wrong as well.

-Exactly.

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-It's the way they fall, isn't it, Kevin?

-Amazingly enough, yes.

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Our congratulations to DA Team

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for being such gallant and worthy opponents.

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The Eggheads have done what comes naturally to them

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and they still reign supreme over quiz land.

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I'm afraid you won't be going home with the £5,000,

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which means the money rolls over to the next show.

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Eggheads, congratulations. Who will beat you? Do join us

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next time to see if a new team of challengers

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have the brains to defeat the Eggheads. £6,000 says they don't.

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Until then, goodbye.

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Dermot Murnaghan hosts the show where every time a new team of challengers take on probably the greatest quiz team in Britain - The Eggheads - made up of some of the country's top quiz champions, including the winner of Are You An Egghead?, Mastermind and Millionaire Pat Gibson; the previous winner of Are You An Egghead? Barry Simmons; Millionaire winner Judith Keppel; Mastermind winner Chris Hughes; four times World Quiz champion Kevin Ashman; Weakest Link winner CJ de Mooi; and 15-1 winner Daphne Fowler.

Can the challengers triumph over the general knowledge Goliaths and walk off with the cash prize, or will it roll over to the next show?


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