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26 Sept 2022

C'mon Laois! The county has featured in University Challenge

C'mon Laois! The county has featured in University Challenge

The University Challenge team facing a question on Laois

Finally a question we all can answer on University Challenge.

The BBC elite quiz show headed by Jeremy Paxman featured a question yesterday on Laois.

Jeremy asked the question "Doubly landlocked county... among its towns are Mountmellick and Portarlington".

It was put to a team from Trinity Cambridge, see tweet video below to see if they could answer it.

Thanks to Christopher Booth on Twitter @ChristyB306 for the rousing commentary and posting this entertaining tweet cheering us up on a dark January day.

"Portarlington, Mountmellick and Laois getting the mention on #UniversityChallenge tonight!" he said.

Come on Laois! 

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