Tuesday 27 September 2016

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SUNDAY INDEPENDENT QUIZWORD No231

Published 15/11/2015 | 02:30

ACROSS:

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1. Name for one of the tiny dots that make up the image on a computer/tv/camera screen. (5)

4. The medical name for the shoulder blade. (7)

7. Which head is the most northerly point in Ireland? (5)

8. Séamus _____: legendary Uilleann piper. (5)

9. In International Rules football, which score is worth three points? (4)

10. Cash which a bar, restaurant etc starts the day with in order to give change to customers. (5)

13. Which boxer was the first person to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award twice? (6)

16. "I first produced my pistol and then produced my ______", Whiskey In The Jar. (6)

19. Toyota's famous range of vans. (2,3)

22. Emblem of Peugeot. (4)

23. _____-soprano is regarded as the most common female singing voice. (5)

24. What does Hamlet hold when making his "Alas, poor Yorick" speech? (5)

25. Phil Collins played the drums in which group? (7)

26. Often abbreviated to c, this word indicates the date/year/century etc given is approximate. (5)

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2. Didn't We Almost Have __ ___: number one hit for Whitney Houston. (2,3)

3. Manchester City's stadium bears the name of which airline? (6)

4. 12 Years a _____: Oscar-winning film. (5)

5. Picturesque Tipperary glen. (7)

6. A wild animal's resting place. (4)

10. What is Tinker Bell? (5)

11. Claire Loftus's job. (1,1,1)

12. Type of number divisible only by itself and 1. (5)

14. Which initials indicate the speed of a record (eg 33 or 45)? (1,1,1)

15. Named in honour of a Republican leader executed in the Civil War, which is the oldest of Dublin's bridges over the Liffey? (7)

17. Which index measures the performance of the Tokyo stock market? (6)

18. Which sport involves getting as close as possible to the jack? (5)

20. Infants' ailment eased by gripe water. (5)

21. Outdoor fund-raising event with stalls and amusements. (4)

Solutions to Sunday Independent

Quizword No 230

ACROSS: 1. Cotillard. 8. Zenica. 9. Mad Max. 10. Hamm. 12. Ivy. 12. Rear. 16. Dargle. 17. Sharks. 18. Axis. 21. Ban. 22. ISME. 24. Manila. 25. Ironic. 26. Agincourt.

DOWN: 2. Opium. 3. Imagine. 4. Limey. 6. Rider. 7. Leia. 7. IABA. 10. Hydra. 11. Merci. 14. Erris. 15. Rosie. 17. San Siro. 19. X-Ray. 20. Sling. 21. Braun. 22. In Our. 23. Maia.

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