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Monday 19 August 2019

ACROSS:

SUNDAY INDEPENDENT QUIZWORD No414

ACROSS:

1. I Say a Little Prayer, Alfie and Twenty Four Hours from Tulsa were composed by which songwriter? (9)

8. What is the name of Donald Trump's 13-year-old son? (6)

9. Fermanagh-born star of Line of Duty. (6)

10. An ____ Bo Cuailnge, or the Cattle Raid of Cooley: ancient Irish epic. (4)

12. Makers of Game of Thrones. (1,1,1)

13. By what name is the Thames known on its passage through Oxford? (4)

16. Speaker of the House of Commons. (6)

17. What kind of whale is white? (6)

18. Who had a hit with Smooth Operator? (4)

21. Celtic recently won it for the eighth consecutive time. (1,1,1)

22. One of the Channel Islands. (4)

24. What is the highest-grossing film of all time? (6)

25. The Flight of the Earls set sail from Lough ______. (6)

26. Poetry Anthology used by Leaving Cert English students up to 2000. (9)

DOWN:

2. Name of Scottish island and Dublin quay. (5)

3. Who scored the final try in Ireland's famous win over New Zealand in Chicago in 2016? (7)

4. What is the official state sport of Texas? (5)

5. First name of Time After Time singer. (5)

6. & 7. Dancer executed for spying in WWI. (4,4)

10. Crockett's partner in Miami Vice. (5)

11. John Dillinger was betrayed by the "Woman __ ___". (2,3)

14. German dive bombers of World War II. (5)

15. Surname of Game of Thrones characters Sansa, Arya and Bran. (5)

17. Who was Dan Aykroyd's partner in The Blues Brothers? (7)

19. Thomas ____ Edison: famous inventor. (4)

20. "Jack Sprat could ___ __ fat." (3,2)

21. Mythological woman whose singing lured sailors on to the rocks. (5)

22. Which term describes the change in voter support from one election to the next? (5)

23. Lifeboat service organisation. (1,1,1,1)

Solutions to Sunday Independent Quizword No 413

ACROSS: 7. Sarah McTernan. 8. Coolmore. 9. Pan's. 10. Canter. 12. Imelda. 14. Marple. 16. Radius. 18. JPEG. 20. Liberace. 22. Trading Places.

DOWN: 1.Panorama. 2. Mallet. 3. I'm So. 4. St Helier. 5. Frappe. 6. Caan. 11. Riesling. 13. Drumcree. 15. Pagoda. 17. Dornan. 19. Pure. 21. Bopp.

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