Day: 11 December 2016

I am a great fan of Round Britain Quiz on BBC Radio 4. It is one of those quizzes where you scratch your head cluelessly but every now again get the answer ahead of the contestants. I was reminded of the quiz on Friday, when @EnglishFolkfan alerted me to a cartoon in the Guardian. Having looked at the cartoon, I can imagine Tom Sutcliffe asking the question: What links an Illinois town named after a Native American tribe with the capital of Saudi Arabia and a seaside resort on France’s Basque coast famed for its luxury hotels and surfing?

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