Staff have cross words with boss
Published 11/07/2011 | 05:00
OUTGOING staff at the 'News of the World' showed their anger at the decision to close the paper by using the final edition's crossword to deliver a cryptic parting shot at Rebekah Brooks.
Among the clues in the 'Quicky' crossword were: 'Brook', 'lamented', 'servant', 'stink', 'catastrophe' and 'criminal enterprise'. The 'Cryptic' crossword also included clues such as: 'string of recordings', 'mix in prison', 'will fear new security measures'. The answers included the words: 'deplored', 'stench', 'stir', 'disaster' 'menace', 'desist', 'racket' and 'tart'.