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From Dogger Bank to Rockall

February 16, 2011 in Gilligan's, Quizzes

The rules were relaxed a little for last night’s quiz in Gilligan’s, Claremorris, certainly in relation to my own participation.  Upon arrival, I bumped into a couple of chaps I know from the local community radio station and I ended up sitting with them as we waited for the quiz to begin.  I didn’t expect things to remain this way as the names would shortly be drawn out of the hat. However, when that did occur, we were told that we could just stay where we were – which was a nice gesture.

We promptly adopted the team name of “CCR 94.6 FM”.  Well, it was one of those rare occasions when a team genuinely had a unifying fact to justify their grouping!

This week’s quiz was hosted by Liam, a local gent who was quite complimentary about my efforts last week.  I’m pleased to say that, after his quiz last night, the feeling is definitely mutual. Liam’s a fan of weather-related questions, by-the-way – both of the names in the post’s title came up last night. 🙂

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