1. Black Lace, Michael Ball, Kathy Kirby, Lynsey de Paul
 Represented UK at the Eurovision Song Contest
2. Lily of the valley, castor oil plant, foxglove, oleander
 Plants that contain toxins which could harm
3. Apollo, Smart, MAN, Bitter
 German car / truck manufacturers
4. Locust, Gum, Aspen, Turpentine
 Hardwood trees
5. Weights, antennae, honeybees, networks
 Each has a number within it (eight, ten, one, two)
6. Anne Robinson, Robert Robinson, Tony Robertson, Kenneth Robinson (have all presented which BBC show)
 Points of View
7. Sid Vicious, Venus Williams, Don King, OJ Simpson
 They have all been charged with causing death. (Vicious stabbed Nancy Spungen, Venus was in a fatal car accident, charged & cleared, Don KIng served 4 years for manslaughter, & OJ...)
8. Aruba, Jamaica, Bermuda, Bahama (all mentioned in which song)
 Bee Gees - Kokomo
9. Chelmsford, Brighton, Salisbury, Windsor
 Horse racing venues
10. Rudyard Kipling, Vivien Leigh, George Orwell, Engelbert Humperdinck
 Born in India