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The hopefuls taking to that famous black chair will be keen to make a good impression on the presenter and get as many of their own questions correct as possible, as the general knowledge round follows, which really sorts the wheat from the chaff.
Ken Bennett sorts the wheat from the chaff when he stays at a former flour mill, now a luxury hotel boasting Venice's first rooftop pool and its largest spa
What sorts the wheat from the chaff is the ease with which those bands go on to find their own musical path; and a spell of gigging in 2005, which they tell me does wonders for the creative impulse, might be the best thing for this promising band before they record their first album some time in the New Year.