Easter Politics Quiz: my starter for 10

I asked the following questions via Twitter yesterday – they’re all taken from the now-deceased Punch magazine’s Election 1992 political board game, Landslide. Yes, I have kept it for 21 years in the hope that it would come in useful for a blog-post on a quiet holiday week-end: I’m that far-sighted.

Answer here.

Answer here.

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Answer here.

Answer here.

Answer here (disputed here).

Answer here.

Answer here.

Answer here.

Answer here.

The second set of questions appear tomorrow, Easter Sunday…

* Stephen was Editor (and Co-Editor) of Liberal Democrat Voice from 2007 to 2015, and writes at The Collected Stephen Tall.

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  • Will ‘Jack’s your dad’ or ‘Tony’s your dad’ be first to replace ‘Bob’s your uncle’? I heard something recently about the phrase being used to refer to political patronage in the nineteenth century.

    I thought I had heard of ‘there but for the grace of god, goes god’ applied to several people. Was Churchill really the first to coin it?

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