How Stamford are you?

There are quizzes about London, Paris, New York but now there is a chance to test your knowledge about a little town described by John Betjeman as "the finest stone town in England"

Are you the Pride of Stamford? Whether you live here, shop here, work here, or visit, try our little quiz and found out if you are a Secret Stamford Genius!

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1. Stamford was recently awarded the accolade of which of the following?
best English town for a weekend away
finest Georgian gem in the UK
the best independent shops in the East Midlands
the most pubs per square mile outside London
the best place to live in England
the highest number of Beauty Salons per head of population
2. Stamford is in which county?
Cambridgeshire
Lincolnshire
Rutland
Leicestershire
Northamptonshire
3. The river running through the town is called....?
Nene
Ouse
Great Ouse
Welland
Stam
Chater
4. Which part of Burghley House featured in the film "Angels & Demons"
The parkland
The kitchen
The drawing room
The Great Hall
The Heaven and Hell room
The cellars
5. Which Olympic event is most closely connected with an Olympic gold medal winner
Hurdling
Three Day Event
Dressage
Showjumping
Cross Country
Curling
6. Which film required the exterior of the Arts Centre to be transformed by the production team
Angels & Demons
Harry Potter
Sense and Sensibility
Pride & Prejudice
Northanger Abbey
Middlemarch
7. Which supermarket is the odd one out for the town of Stamford
Marks and Spencer
Lidl
Aldi
Morrison
Sainsbury
Tesco
8. What was Daniel Lambert most famous for....?
His political views
as a former town mayor
his size
his wisdom
his philanthropy
having a pub named after him
9. King West, Knight Partnership, Paul Johnson, and Watson Mitchell are all what type of businesses?
Property Agents
Accountants
Solicitors
Tax Advisors
Financial Consultants
Land Agents
10. What has recently opened in the town centre after a long campaign by residents
An underground car park
A new pedestrianised area
An alcohol free zone
Park and Ride Scheme
A skateboard park
A residents parking scheme

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