Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 19°C

min temp: 10°C


How well do you know Europe? Take this quiz to find out

PUBLISHED: 12:30 07 August 2017 | UPDATED: 15:56 01 December 2017

How good is your geography? Can you find Germany, Portugal or Slovakia on a map?

Put your European knowledge to the test with this interactive 10-question quiz put together by insurance quote company,

The quiz about Europe was taken by 1,000 people from the United Kingdom and USA and the results showed that one in 10 people from the UK could not recognise Ireland on a map.

It also revealed that the average UK respondent scored 6.5 out of 10 while Americans scored an average of 4.9 out of 10.

Americans know Slovakia better than the UK as identifying Slovakia was the toughest question for UK residents.

Age was also a factor in the results. Those aged 60 or above had almost 10% more questions correct than those aged between 16 and 29.

And when it comes to gender, men correctly answered 6.3 questions while women got 5.2 questions right.

Rail timetables on services in many parts of Britain change dramatically on Monday as companies bring in new trains with different service patterns.

A fun and educational event at a college in Suffolk attracted around a thousand visitors on Sunday.

Police are investigating after a man’s body was found on Suffolk marshland just hours after they had been called to an illegal rave in the area.

Police are investigating after a teenager reported being sexually assaulted in Lowestoft.

Can you see yourself or someone you know in our photo gallery? All pictures were taken at Yates in Ipswich on Saturday, May 19.

Samaritans is calling for parents, teachers and employees to put wellbeing ahead of grades this exam season.

Police are looking for a 13-year-old girl from Lowestoft who has not been seen at home since Friday afternoon.

A spike in Suffolk school pupil exclusions in March has raised concerns that children likely to get lower grades may be removed from mainstream schools before they sit GCSE exams.

More than 14,000 people flocked to sunny Hadleigh on Saturday for the town’s 179th annual show.

Could you offer a home to one of these cats and dogs at the Blue Cross centre in Wherstead?

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24