Wednesday 22 February 2017

ACROSS:

SUNDAY INDEPENDENT QUIZWORD No217

Published 09/08/2015 | 02:30

ACROSS:

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6. Who came to fame playing Charlene Mitchell? (5,7)

8. On which river are the Victoria Falls? (7)

9. What kind of object is pictured on the national flag of India? (5)

10. What is the official name of Cork railway station? (4)

12. In which city is Beck's beer brewed? (6)

14. The late Patrick Macnee was best known for playing which character? (5)

15. They can be two-toed or three-toed. (6)

16. This word can mean anti-aircraft gunfire or criticism. (4)

19. Eight Days _ ____: Beatles song. (1,4)

21. What is the world's most widely grown coffee bean? (7)

22. Fred Perry logo. (6,6)

DOWN:

1. This is a type of bird which often stands on one leg. (8)

2. Which brothers built Port Sunlight? (5)

3. Name given to the southern states of the USA. (5)

4. What was Barack Obama's one-word slogan for his 2012 election campaign? (7)

5. Who is the patron saint of Lost Causes? (5)

6. What is the largest landlocked country in the world? (10)

7. In which Dublin suburb is Ireland's biggest mosque? (10)

11. "They think ___ all over ... it is now!", famous piece of football commentary. (3)

12. St. Kevin's ___ is one of Glendalough's top sights. (3)

13. What do Argentinians call the Falkland Islands? (8)

14. The United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing are popularly known as the _______. (7)

17. What does a tennis umpire exclaim when a serve lands outside the boundaries? (5)

18. Type of sword that can be rattled. (5)

20. One of the coaches on The Voice of Ireland. (4)

Solutions to Sunday Independent

Quizword No 216

ACROSS: 7. Treaty. 8. Sharia. 10. Rhubarb. 11. Rhine. 12. Ugly. 13. FedEx. 17. Davis. 18. Fowl. 22. Keats. 23. Lemming. 24. Pagoda. 25. Stuart.

DOWN: 1. Sternum. 2. Tequila. 3. Atlas. 4. Sharkey. 5. Irwin. 6. Danes. 9. Abbeville. 14. Cassidy. 15. Holiday. 16. Blighty. 19. Skype. 20. Waugh. 21. Empty.

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