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1. The original Goons consisted of four members. Which of the following was not a member of the cast?
2. When the show first aired on the BBC it was not called 'The Goon Show'. What was the original name for the show?
3. Which character uttered the immortal line 'You rotten swine, you deaded me again' in almost every episode?
4. There were several running gags during the life of 'The Goon Show'. Which of the listed was not one of them?
5. Spike Milligan and Peter Sellers met in North Africa during World War II.
6. 'The Last Goon Show of All', broadcast in 1972, featured a walk on appearance by HRH Prince Charles, The Prince of Wales.
7. The Goons recorded several songs during their time together. Some were used in the shows, others not. Which of the listed songs was NOT one recorded by them?
8. The Goons made several attempts to enter the world of television during the late 1950s and early 1960s. Only one show used actual 'Goon Show' scripts. Which one was it?
9. Which 2001 animated film, featuring the voices of Mike Myers and Cameron Diaz, makes a reference to a 'Goon Show' character?
10. What was the name of the London pub where the original four cast members used to meet up during, and for some time after, 1949?
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