by Helen Sanders, Editor
This month has been significant for a number of reasons. February 2014 sees the Winter Olympics in Sochi, the end date (or should it be start date) of SEPA, and the very last episode of ‘Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?’ in the UK. Yes, the game show that was first broadcast in 1998, with peak viewings of 19 million viewers, 30 series, five millionaires and 83 foreign language versions has finally come to an end. So, in the spirit of nostalgia and trivia, here is today’s first question. There are no lifelines, as unless you have a very odd treasury setup, you probably have no audience, and your husband/ wife/ partner will be alarmed if you call them to answer random trivia questions.
So, for – say £1,000:
Which of the following statements is not true of the United Arab Emirates (sorry, did I forget to mention that UAE was the theme of this month’s article?):