FIRST FOOTING FOR THE DECADE - 2010
- Which US Company bought Cadburys in 2010?
- Which Brit won the 2010 US Open, a feat not achieved since Tony Jacklin won in 1970, also at Pebble Beach?
- Wills and Kate announced their engagement this year along with which of his first cousins?
- Which Harry Potter film debuted in 2010?
- Who became the youngest ever F1 World Champion in 2010?
- Which city hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics?
- Which film maker won the Best Director Oscar for The Hurt Locker in May 2010, the first, and so far the only time a woman has won that Oscar?
- Which British Soul Singer was appointed by the World Health Organisation in 2010 to be their Goodwill Ambassador against Tuberculosis, but then I wonder if he was Born To Do It?
- Which actor first appeared, in Earth time anyway, in April 2010 as The Doctor?
- Which Boyband came third behind winner Matt Cardle and Runner-up Rebecca Ferguson in 2010’s X Factor?
THE WOMAN OF THE YEAR
- Which former solicitor served as Gordon Brown’s Leader of the House of Commons and Minister for Women and Equality until May 2010?
- Which former Lawyer was appointed head of the IMF in 2011?
- Name either of the British female athletes who won two gold medals at London 2012?
- Which former lawyer ended her term as US Secretary of State in 2013?
- Succeeding Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke, who was appointed as the Chairman of the Federal Reserve in the US in 2014, the first woman to be so appointed?
- Helle Thorning-Schmidt, to whom Stephen Kinnock MP is married, was the PM of which European country until 2015?
- Which lawyer was given a Life Peerage in 2016 and very shortly afterwards was appointed Shadow Attorney General, a position she still holds?
- Who was appointed President of the UK Supreme Court in 2017?
- Which Irish Boxer first became the WBA and IBF Lightweight World Champion in 2018, before adding the WBC and WBO World titles in 2019?
- Who was appointed as President of the European Commission in July 2019, the first woman to hold the post?