jump to navigation

The CLR Political Quiz ….. Number 16 January 11, 2013

Posted by irishelectionliterature in CLR Political Quiz.
trackback

1. Who wrote the book ‘Leading Lights: People Who’ve Inspired Me’ ?

2. The brother of which future party leader ran as an ‘Independent Youth’ candidate in the 1991 local elections?

3. How many Labour TDs retired before the last election?

4. Who was the last person to serve as a TD and Inter County Hurling Manager at the same time?

5.“You Will Never Get This Chance Again…” was a slogan used in Which Referendum?

6. The ‘Seniors Solidarity Party’ fielded one candidate in the 2009 Local Elections, who was he?

7. Who co wrote the Fianna Fail anthem ‘Charlie’s Song’ (also known as ‘Arise And Follow Charlie’) ?

8. Did Tony Gregory ever serve as Lord Mayor of Dublin?

9. In the current Dail, who are Fianna Fails youngest three TDs?

10. Who is this?

picquiz16

About these ads

Comments»

1. WorldbyStorm - January 11, 2013

Independent Youth? I don’t think I ever heard of them.

Like

irishelectionliterature - January 11, 2013

Not a party, just the way he branded himself.

Like

sonofstan - January 11, 2013

Liam Adams? (Just a guess)

Like

Damian O'Broin (@damianobroin) - January 11, 2013

Actually, there were two Independent Youth candidates in 1991. I canvassed for them…

Like

irishelectionliterature - January 11, 2013

Damian…You dont happen to have kept any canvass material :) ?

SoS it wasn’t Liam Adams

Like

Damian O'Broin (@damianobroin) - January 11, 2013

I’ll have a look in the attic, I think I might still have a leaflet…

Like

2. smiffy - January 11, 2013

1. Gilmore?

10. Niamh Nic Mhathúna (I think she’s Uí Bhroin now). Youth Defence etc.

Like

Damian O'Broin (@damianobroin) - January 11, 2013

@Smiffy. Ahem. She’s most certainly not Uí Bhroin now. She’s Uí Bhriain

Like

irishelectionliterature - January 11, 2013

Was talking to someone who lived near the Mac Mhathúnas when he was growing up. His main memory of them is one of their young lads regularly sitting on a milk crate with a fishing rod in hand fishing in a puddle on the drive.

Like

ejh - January 11, 2013

How young?

Like

sonofstan - January 11, 2013

Can’t afford gnomes? Breed!

Like


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,339 other followers

%d bloggers like this: