Sunday 8 December 2019

ACROSS:

SUNDAY INDEPENDENT QUIZWORD No180

ACROSS:

7. Name the creator of Love/Hate. (6,7)

8. Which town is located at the junction of the M4 and the M6? (8)

9. Which treaty was rejected by the Irish electorate in 2001 and then accepted in 2002? (4)

10. Large tropical lizard with distinctive crest. (6)

12. To give up your job. (6)

14. Which brothers invented and flew the world's first airplane? (6)

16. Which English county is divided into East and West? (6)

18. Scheme introduced by the Bertie Ahern government which gave savers a top-up of 25%. (1,1,1,1)

20. Which city hosted the 1994 World Cup final between Brazil and Italy? (8)

22. Where is the finish line of the Tour de France? (6,7)

DOWN:

1. Type of freelance journalist. (8)

2. Which fantasy world was created by CS Lewis? (6)

3. The ____ is the name of the test driver on BBC's Top Gear. (4)

4. Which Spanish actor's roles include Zorro and Che? (8)

5. Which town on the Shannon estuary has a flying boat museum? (6)

6. First name of Irish soccer international Wilson. (4)

11. Term for odds or bets made in advance of a race. (4,4)

13. Which is the second-largest of the Channel Islands? (8)

15. The USA's ______ Awards reward excellence in music. (6)

17. What do you call someone who enjoys inflicting pain on others? (6)

19. Famous London district bordered by Regent Street and Charing Cross Road. (4)

21. Which English town is home to the Sharks rugby union team? (4)

Solutions to Sunday Independent

Quizword No. 179

ACROSS: 6. Buffalo Bills. 8. Rooster. 9. Dingo. 10. Year. 12. Watson. 14. Mizen. 15. Hunter. 16. Hand. 19. Times. 21. Magaluf. 22. A Long Long Way.

DOWN: 1. Ó Faoláin. 2. Yalta. 3. Lowry. 4. Birdman. 5. Glen. 6. Barry White. 7. Eoin O'Duffy. 11. Lir. 12. Wee. 13. Swallows. 14. Messina. 17. Small. 18. Agent. 20. Mall.

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