South Western Times : 2018-12-20

Puzzle Quest : 21 : 21

Puzzle Quest

21 PUZZLE QUEST swtimes.com.au THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2018 SOUTH WESTERN TIMES SUDOKU HARD EASY MEDIUM HERE’S HOW YOU CAN WIN… Kick your brain into gear with these Sudoku puzzles. For a chance to win the prize, work out the numbers in the coloured squares and add them up to find our winning total. For your chance to win, enter online at thewest.com.au/puzzles. $150 CORNER TO CORNER CRYPTIC CROSSWORD HERE’S HOW YOU CAN WIN… HERE’S HOW YOU CAN WIN… Instead of reading across and down, the answers to this puzzle read diagonally, either to the right or left. Just follow the arrows. We’ve solved one clue to get you started. When the grid is complete, the letters in the coloured squares, reading left to right and top to bottom, will spell our winning word. For your chance to win, enter online at thewest.com.au/puzzles. This puzzle will test your word power and lateral thinking skills with clues which can include anagrams, acronyms, puns, double meanings and other clever wordplay. Solve the puzzle and work out the word spelt out by the coloured squares. This is our winning word. For your chance to win, enter online at thewest.com.au/puzzles. $100 $50 2 3 4 5 1 DOWN ACROSS CLUES THIS WAY 1 1 Confusion as to porridge grains (4) Monster emerges from horrible gore (4) Bride hung around Scottish capital (9) Raptor begins eating a great long eel (5) Correct entitlement (5) Tina in bare naked stadium (5) Broth prescribed for ache (5) White rose blossoms in different circumstances (9) Real wild nobleman (4) Animals step back (4) Help poet rate short musical play (8) Stormy night object (5) Bag and gear recycled like rubbish (7) Reverberation in the choir (4) Astronomer’s facility reveals story above resistance (11) Acrobats glasses (8) Tanned hide made her late (7) Throw her in river (5) More exciting Italian capital (4) 6 1 2 Flower holder (3) Less than average height (3) Road surfacing (3) Infant carriages (5) Australian bird (3) Obtain (3) Lads (3) Sport academy (1,1,1) At no time (5) Definite article (3) Be victorious (3) Headwear (3) Enemy (3) The ‘O’ in IOU (3) 3 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 L 2 3 4 5 7 9 11 13 15 17 19 20 21 O W 7 4 7 8 8 8 5 9 10 9 10 11 12 9 11 6 12 13 14 15 16 12 13 13 14 CLUES THIS WAY 17 18 19 20 21 22 10 16 15 2 3 4 5 6 Forestry product (3) Tribal emblem (5) Dog’s foot (3) Be mistaken (3) 11 16 14 17 --- Little Teapot, kids’ song (2,1) --- Thurman, star (3) Years in a decade (3) 12 18 19 20 22 Command to a canine (3) Unused, unopened (3) Fire a gun (5) Compete (3) Rooster’s mate (3) Distant (3) Female sheep (3) 15 8 18 Kill Bill and 17 18 Pulp Fiction 14 16 10 WORD BUILDER 7 LETTERS 4 LETTERS LEI DMC AXE Maggie Smith’s title US 10c coin Not too spicy Numbered by tens Fizzy citrus drink Relating to doctors O O O O O O $50 HERE’S HOW YOU CAN WIN… Using the nine letters provided in the grid on the right, can you answer the clues which have been divided into word length? Every answer must contain the central letter M. Your final task in the puzzle is to rearrange all the letters to spell a nine-letter word. This is our winning word. For your chance to win, enter online at thewest.com.au/puzzles. 5 LETTERS 8 LETTERS Desert animal Olympian’s quest Reached the peak O O O 6 LETTERS Made tranquil and quiet Sent off, posted O O 9725 6311 40% OFF 19 McCombe Street, Davenport BUSSELSTONE LIMESTONE www.soilsaintsoils.com.au SALE ENDS 31ST JANUARY 2019 – MANY MORE ITEMS IN STORE – SEE OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR MORE SALE ITEMS

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