Answers and results for On the Road quiz

 

                                 = 1st : Jean Baker of Chesterfield with 69 out of 70

                                 = 1st  : Chris Chantler of Bath  with 69 out of 70

                                 3rd :  Diana Doward of Bishop’s Stortford with 64 out of 70

 

 

1

Enabling our colour vision

Cones

 

 

2

Booking in middle of town?

Central reservation

 

 

3

Rooks ward off disaster

Road works

 

 

4

Carousel

Roundabout

 

 

5

Put to one side

Lay-by

 

 

6

R, RA, G, A, R, RA, G…….

Traffic Lights

 

 

7

For the record, how to go over the B507 safely

Zebra crossing

 

 

8

2,4,6,8 for Mr Robinson

Motorway

 

 

9

…and then 3,5,7,9

Double white line

 

 

10

An important event in one’s life

Milestone

 

 

11

Percy’s 1934 patent

Cats’ eyes

 

 

12

US states between the East and West coasts

Flyover

 

 

13

A sweet spread

Jam

 

 

14

It’s a wonder this vehicle reverses in mile

Car

 

 

15

From Denver to West Virginia

Country Roads

 

 

16

Small parrot eats rice first

Lorry

 

 

17

Contained in lightweight rucksack

Truck

 

 

18

Sounds like a town in Surrey

Weighbridge

 

 

19

Ace treats when you dismantle this vehicle

Estate car

 

 

20

Saturday’s Coronation Street

Omnibus

 

 

21

Wedding transport for Daisy

Tandem

 

 

22

And presumable give the right away

Keep left

 

 

23

Over 44,000kg, wider than 2.9 or longer than 18.65 metres

Abnormal load

 

 

24

Stress about identity

Accident

 

 

25

Vehicle always at the forefront

Van

 

 

26

Stirred up by Cecil

Bicycle

 

 

27

M10M1

Motorways  / no through road

 

 

28

99 containers

Cones

 

 

29

Church official loses the right to be on side

Verge

 

 

30

On the edge of my sticker book

Kerb

 

 

31

Double alternative

Diversion

 

 

32

Toured around

Detour

 

 

33

Pinch pigs

Loose chippings

 

 

34

Not the Caisson disease

Bends

 

 

35

Chased by Adele

Pavements

 

 

36

Complete meal

Thoroughfare

 

 

37

Boys from Ipswich?

Tractor

 

 

38

A loving home for housemartins

Caravan

 

 

39

Bottom of the bag in Paris

Cul-de-sac

 

 

40

A meeting place

Avenue

 

 

41

Hanging Rock

Picnic area

 

 

42

Lovely Rita stood by one

Parking meter

 

 

43

Back at 11 in Rome

Taxi

 

 

44

Lower lattice

Cattle grid

 

 

45

Where George leant and waited for a certain young lady

Lamp post

 

 

46

Last Ayne

Stay in lane

 

 

47

Matins and evensong

Services

 

 

48

Where Gary felt safe from being chased by Gary

Car(s)

 

 

49

Spatter lotion around

Petrol station

 

 

50

3 for a sergeant

Chevron

 

 

51

Board accepts a couple of pounds

Bollard

 

 

52

SuRfAce

Uneven surface

 

 

53

Fe goes

Raised ironworks

 

 

54

Flight path

Escape Lane

 

 

55

People scoring for Nick and Rachel

Countdown markers

 

 

56

Ask blighter in a roundabout way

Brake lights

 

 

57

Made a hole in my shoe

Traffic

 

 

58

Sinclair Lewis’ Elmer

Gantry

 

 

59

Put us in the Gateway to the Costa Brava

Bus lanes

 

 

60

Roughly on the road

Roundabout

 

 

61

That rings a bell !

Toll

 

 

62

Soap for Benny and Miss Diane

Crossroads

 

 

63

Followed by 3 more stops for this chart success

Bus stop

 

 

64

Snooker pocket?

Pothole

 

 

65

Home of the shoe HQ in Somerset

Street

 

 

66

Nymphalis antiopa – beautiful but not well

Camber

 

 

67

Where Burchell and Grevy can change sides

Zebra crossing

 

 

68

Squeeze up, Neil Dunn

Junction

 

 

69

Fiji, England and two Gareths

Coach

 

 

70

Found in Qelemumu and Korotari

Bridge

 

 

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