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Question 1/10
Robin Hood's Lincoln Green really came from Huddersfield

True or False

It is FALSE!

But the outfits for Kevin Costner's film 'Robin Hood Prince of Thieves' were dyed in Huddersfield at Holmfirth Dyers Ltd.

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Question 2/10
Mary Queen of Scots was coached in Huddersfield

True or False

It is TRUE!

Rippon Brothers of Huddersfield built coaches for Mary Queen of Scots and Queen Elizabeth I.

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Question 3/10
Maradona had a hand in Huddersfield Town FC's kit design

True or False

It is FALSE!

But Huddersfield Town did adopt their blue and white vertical striped shirts in 1978 - the same year Argentina won the World Cup also playing in blue and white stripes.

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Question 4/10
David Beckham shops in Huddersfield

True or False

It is FALSE!

But Huddersfield textile firm Bower Roebuck & Co did supply its super-fine cloth to Polo Ralph Lauren, to be made up into a morning suit for the soccer star to wear at Kate & William's wedding.

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Question 5/10
The Big Bang began in Huddersfield

True or False

It is FALSE!

But the explosive TNT was first manufactured in the UK by Huddersfield company Leitch & Co in Milnsbridge in 1902.

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Question 6/10
Huddersfield has the balls for Wimbledon

True or False

It is TRUE!

Calder Textiles' yarn is found in carpets for aircraft and airports worldwide, Buckingham Palace, many Las Vegas casinos and will now be used in Grand Prix quality tennis balls.

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Question 7/10
The UK's biggest Lego builders come from Huddersfield

True or False

It is FALSE!

But Huddersfield company KD Decoratives Ltd has manufactured and created the largest Lego themed structure in the country for the Legoland Hotel, Windsor.

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Question 8/10
The UK is governed by Huddersfield

True or False

It is FALSE!

But former Prime Minister and Huddersfield lad Harold Wilson governed the UK for two terms in the 60's and 70's!

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Question 9/10
Barack Obama likes the cut of Huddersfield's cloth

True or False

It is TRUE!

Huddersfield textile firm Bower Roebuck & Co have supplied cloth for suits worn by US Presidents, including Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and George W Bush.

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Question 10/10
A Huddersfield athlete beat Roger Bannister

True or False

It is TRUE!

Huddersfield's Derek Ibbotson beat Roger Bannister to run the first-ever literal 4-minute mile, with a time of 4:00'00 recorded in 1958, after a career which included an illustrious world record for a sub 4 minute mile in 1957.

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