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This page provides a week-by-week summary of the 2006/07 season with links to each week's QuizBiz article and Question paper.

It also provides access to the season's Fixtures list from which you can link to the final League table, final Inter-team results grid and Photos from the end of season presentation evening.


Follow the season-by-season links below to access similar archive material for other seasons.

For the 1999/2000 and 2000/2001 seasons neither QuizBiz articles nor Question papers have been retained - but you can access what archive material remains directly from the links below.  Season 2020/21 was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

1999/2000

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1999/2000

final table

2000/01

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2000/01

final table

2000/01

results grid

2000/01

photos

2001/02

2002/03

2003/04

2004/05

2005/06

2006/07

2007/08

2008/09

2009/10

2010/11

2011/12

2012/13

2013/14

2014/15

2015/16

2016/17

2017/18

2018/19

2019/20

2021/22

       

 

2006/2007 Fixture list

 

18/10/06

Sadly St Caths scratch from the league after a long and illustrious past - Plenty of tributes on the message board for St Caths - QotW is one of those 'dictionary definition trio' teasers - Napier Girls start the new season with an inevitable victory against Ethel in a WithQuiz 'all girls affair'

QuizBiz

Question paper

25/10/06

The extraordinary case of 'the WithQuiz hand that sunk the Bismarck' comes to light - QotW about staging an ascent of the Andes - Fr M returns from his summer sojourn wondering whether Rousseau was really talking about the new fashion for Coffee Shop chains

QuizBiz

Question paper

01/11/06

Fr M declares a crisis for his 2 FCEKs team as they get defeated by the Opsimaths - QotW goes unusually to a whole Round - the Webmaster declares he is off to Australia to watch the Ashes

QuizBiz

Question paper

08/11/06

QotW all about the contribution to great English culture made by W M Baker, Caroline Alice, G R Sinclair and Winifred Norbury - John Dennison puts himself forward as temporary Webmaster while Mike Bath gets stuffed in Oz over the winter

QuizBiz

Question paper

15/11/06

Fr M waxes lyrical about the amazing variety of crisps and pork scratchings on sale at the Albert Club - QotW is all about the contribution to statistics made by a 19th century nurse

QuizBiz

Question paper

22/11/06

QotW about the dimensions of a piece of sporting equipment - In a once in a lifetime event the Opsimaths murder the Napier Girls at the Albert Club; every underdog may have its day!

QuizBiz

Question paper

29/11/06

John Dennison starts his regime as temporary Webmaster while Mike Bath wings off to Oz - Fr M looks forward to the Year 3000 and also takes the opportunity to take the Mickey out of the departed Webmaster - QotW another of the 'dictionary definition trio' types

QuizBiz

Question paper

06/12/06

QotW all about fake blood and the London A to Z - Fr M sends a postcard from Germany that leaves everybody baffled

QuizBiz

Question paper

13/12/06

Fr Megson thinks Clement Attlee a far better prime minister than Tony Blair - QotW wants to know what Fagan, Wenger and Armfield have in common

QuizBiz

Question paper

03/01/07

Father Megson and the stand-in Webmaster make impassioned pleas for WithQuizzers to use the message board and get some comments and feedback from everybody - QotW raises the question of Bonzery from a pretty low-scoring Snoopy's paper

QuizBiz

Question paper

10/01/07

Gerry Hennessy sets a cracking paper - the Message Board bursts into life after last week's pleas from Fr M and the Webmaster - QotW links Salford Boy's Club, Bury Hospice, Virgin Megastores and Robert Owen

QuizBiz

Question paper

17/01/07

John Dennison signs off his brief spell as stand-in Webmaster - QotW challenges quizzers to name the actors who have played Wyatt Earp on the big screen

QuizBiz

Question paper

24/01/07

Fr M waxes lyrical about the Good Old Days (when horses used to gamble in pubs it seems) - a great QotW asking for the first country to gain independence in the 21st century - Mike Bath returns to Webmaster duties from a great trip down under watching English cricket go up in smoke

QuizBiz

Question paper

31/01/07

Napier Girls set the paper and include an intriguing picture round with distorted photos to identify - great 'levelling week' in the league with the bottom 3 teams notching up victories

QuizBiz

Question paper

07/02/07

The top two teams (the Girls and the Men) returned to the fray, both winning - Meanwhile the dogfight lower down continues to ebb and flow - QotW asks about Donegal's borders - Fr M in praise of the Opsimaths' 'Trip round Manchester Pubs' Round

QuizBiz

Question paper

14/02/07

All round low-scoring in a theme-dominated evening - The Girls just beat their rivals, 2 FCEKs, at the Griffin and are now pretty much unassailable at the top of the table - QotW about Procul Harum's Whiter Shade of Pale's authorship - Opsimath new boy, Howell, gives his 'Trip Advisor' verdict on the WithQuiz venues with The Sun in September winning and The White Swan and The Griffin equal second

QuizBiz

Question paper

21/02/07

Away teams win all the matches - QotW demands to know who will be monarch if the initial 464 in the line of succession all drop dead at the same time - The Girls march on at the top of the table

QuizBiz

Question paper

28/02/07

Ethel Rodin clock up the longest QotW so far with a poser about the 19th century John Rowlands - Fr Megson has quit the Reeks

QuizBiz

Question paper

07/03/07

To all intents and purposes tonight's results seal the league title in favour of the Girls - QotW about a quote from one of Sheridan Morley's biographical subjects - Everyone's sad to hear that Mike Heale is unwell and in Wythenshawe Hospital - Fr M reports on some Galway love

QuizBiz

Question paper

14/03/07

News that a new team (The Men They Couldn't Hang) are joining us next season - QotW about something that proliferates in London (especially in Westminster) - Father M ponders on Slaughterhouse Five

QuizBiz

Question paper

21/03/07

Bizarrely Snoopy's want to know where two-thirds of the world's vanilla comes from - Father M (along with everyone else) welcomes the news that The Men They Couldn't Hang are joining the WithQuiz club

QuizBiz

Question paper

28/03/07

A Guest paper from John Tolan (formerly of Ethel Rodin) with a QotW about Captain Cuttle, Cardinal Beaufort and Sir Peter Teazle - Overtures from the Stockport Quiz League for an interleague competition with us next season - Father M gets an email from Dusty

QuizBiz

Question paper

04/04/07

The Men They Couldn't Hang join the fray by taking part in the Cup and getting well and truly stuffed by 2 FCEKs - Adolf Fick and his invention feature in QotW - Feedback required for the idea of a joint competition next season with the Stockport League

QuizBiz

Question paper

11/04/07

The idea of a joint competition with the Stockport League to start in the 2007/08 season gathers some head of steam - TMTCH nominate the QotW which asks why John Cage's silent piece is exactly 4 minutes 33 seconds long

QuizBiz

Question paper

18/04/07

QotW about who has been nominated for acting Oscars in every decade since the 1960s (apart from Jack Nicholson) - Ideas for changes in the modus operandi of the league are aired such as ensuring teams don't get the same setters in the second half of the season as they did in the first half of the season when they play each other in return matches

QuizBiz

Question paper

25/04/07

Ethel set a great paper for the Plate semi finals - QotW about the hero of The White Fokker - More thoughts of a cosying up between WithQuiz and the Stockport League

QuizBiz

Question paper

01/05/07

Napier Girls win the Val Draper Cup - 2 FCEKs win the Plate - QotW wants teams to identify which of Fr Megson's organs is 12 fingerbreadths in length!

QuizBiz

Question paper

16/05/07

The Opsimaths win the award for the 'Round of the Season' with their Manchester Pub Crawl Round - John Tolan wins the Question of the Season award for his 'Captain Cuttle' question - Gerry Hennessy sets the evening's quiz - More details of the interleague competitions planned for next year with the Stockport League

QuizBiz

Question paper