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BLUE PETER

1.Blue Peter first aired on TV in October 1958. Name either of the first two presenters.
2.Which presenter was sacked in 1999 following media reports that he had taken cocaine?
3.Who wrote and performed the signature tune from 1979 to 1989.
4.Sarah Greene was seriously injured in a helicopter crash in 1988, which was flown by her then boyfriend. Who was he?
5.Which presenter was forced to leave the show in 1987 after becoming pregnant out of wedlock.
6.In 2007, contoversy surrounded the naming of a new pet, when Cookie was the most popular vote, but staff chose Socks instead. What was the animal?
7.Anthea Turner presented Blue Peter in 1992. She is currently married to Grant Bovey, but she was first married to a Radio 1 DJ from 1990-98. Who was he?
8.What does a Blue Peter flag mean when hoisted by a ship?
9.Which presenter of the 1990s was the subject of a number of rape allegations.
10.Which artist originally designed the logo and badge, and appeared on numerous other childrens TV programmes until 2001.

quiz kindly submitted by Fraenulum on 17th November 2009