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The Christmas number one quiz

The Christmas number one quiz

Along with the Queen's speech and those evil Brussels sprouts, the number one single is an important part of Christmas. From the days of The Beatles and Queen right up to, erm, The X Factor winners, the tradition has seen many hits and misses. But how much do you know about Christmas number ones? Enough to warrant presents this year?

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The Christmas number one quiz

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1. Benny Hill – Ernie

2. The Human League – Don’t You Want Me

3. 3

4. Girls Aloud - Sound of the Underground

5. Cliff Richard

6. Bob the Builder – Can We Fix It?

7. East 17 – Stay Another Day

8. Wings – Mull of Kintyre

9. 6

10. Rolf Harris – Two Little Boys

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The Christmas number one quiz

Which Christmas number one did David Cameron pick as one of his Desert Island Discs?

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Which Christmas number one was used as Brad Pitt’s ringtone in Ocean’s Thirteen?

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How many artists have had simultaneous Christmas number one singles and albums since 1990?

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Which Christmas number one contained a B-side cover of a previous title-holder?

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Which act has scored the most Christmas number twos ever?

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Which 00’s Christmas number one was also the 10th biggest selling single of the decade?

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Which Christmas number one was playing when Wellard was put down in Eastenders?

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Which Christmas number one was the first single to sell over 2 million copies in the UK?

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How many Christmas number ones have had the word Christmas in the title?

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Which Christmas number one has been repurposed as an anthem for Hartlepool United fans?

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