Issue 1543
dumb britain Tipping Point, ITV
Ben Shephard: Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey and Ukraine all share a coastline with which body of water?
Contestant:
The Arctic Ocean.

Shephard: The 2019 US PGA golf championship was held at the Bethpage Black course in which east coast American state?
Contestant:
Mexico.

Shephard: The European principality of Andorra lies in which mountain range?
Contestant:
The Himalayas.


Mastermind, BBC2
John Humphrys: The Mozambique Channel separates the African mainland from which large island?
Contestant:
The United Kingdom.


Celebrity Mastermind, BBC1
John Humphrys: Budapest is the capital city of which central European country?
Contestant:
Italy.


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