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1.Who had a hit with Rock Around The Clock?
Bill Haley and the Comets
2.In which city would you find Britainís largest clock face?
Liverpool (Royal Liver Building, 7.6m diameter. Big Ben is 6.9m diameter)
3.Beat The Clock was never a TV show in its own right in the UK, but featured as part of another popular show in the 1950s and 1960s. What was it?
Sunday Night At The London Palladium
4.Which flower has heads called clocks that disperse seeds in the wind?
The dandelion
5.Which British band released a compilation album Stop The Clocks in 2006?
6.Where in London would you find the Shepherd Gate Clock?
Greenwich (outside the observatory - it was the first public clock to show in GMT)
7.What is the title of the song where the chorus includes the lines "It stopped, short, never to go again, when the old man died"?
My Grandfatherís Clock
8.Which British comedy actor played the lead in the 1986 movie Clockwise?
John Cleese
9.Which Austrian composer wrote a symphony popularly known as the Clock because of the "ticking" rhythm throughout the second movement?
10.Which British movie has a famous scene where the main character hangs from the arms of Big Ben?
The 39 Steps