Irish Examiner : 2020-08-04

County : 15 : 15

County

15 County Irish Examiner Tuesday, 4.08.2020 Irish Examiner County Crossword ACROSS 1) The capital and chief port of Qatar (4) 3) Pop group that won the Eurovision Song Contest with Waterloo (4) 6) The handle of a sword or dagger (4) 8) A musical percussion instrument (4) 9) A member of a Polynesian people native to New Zealand (5) 11) Slang term for lacking funds (5) 14) Any young animal, especially a young kangaroo (4) 15) The sense organ for hearing and equilibriu­m (4) 16) Excessivel­y abundant (4) 17) Spanish sparkling wine (4) DOWN 1) Roald ____, author (4) 2) Steering mechanism for a vessel (4) 4) Capital city of the Apulia region on the Adriatic coast (4) 5) Money or goods contribute­d to the poor (4) 7) Tastelessl­y showy (5) 8) An aircraft without a pilot that is operated by remote control (5) 10) Slightly open (4) 11) (Middle Ages) a person who is bound to the land and owned by the feudal lord (4) 12) A variety of appetisers, or snacks, in Spanish cuisine (4) 13) The largest continent with 60% of the Earth’s population ( LAST WEEK’S SOLUTIONS ACROSS: Cafe; Echo; Blab; Orca; Truce; Swarm; Kiln; Earn; Dupe; Psst; Cobh; Feat; Core; Oban; Brawn; Ochre; Skid; Slip; Mars; Knot. DOWN: Last month’s winner: Kevin Curran, Tower, Co. Cork. WIN AN AN IRISH EXAMINER CROSS PEN AND WITNESS TO MURDER  THE TOMÁS MACCURTAIN INQUEST Our crossword winner this month will win a limited edition Irish Examiner branded Cross Pen presented in a beautiful gift box. The Cross Company have been producing beautiful writing instrument­s since 1846 and the pen comes with a lifetime guarantee. Plus, Witness to Murder, The Tomás MacCurtain Inquest — the definitive account of one of the most infamous chapters in the history of the State, published by the Irish Examiner. TO ENTER Irish Examiner, County Crossword, Linn Dubh, Simply complete the crossword puzzle above and send to: or you can send us a picture of your completed Crossword to by close of business on Tuesday. Assumption Road, Blackpool, Cork marketing@examiner.ie Name: Address: Tel. No. Email: Lynch’s Bakery Arán na hÉireann Better baked for your health’s sake All customer data gathered through crosswords will be securely destroyed within 28 days of the winner being contacted. In your local shop 2 hours after it leaves bakery Preservati­ve Free Mold Preventati­ves Free Winner will be chosen at random from all farming crossword entries received during the month of August. Terms and conditions apply: Prize is subject to availabili­ty. No cash alternativ­e. Editor’s decision is final. The Square, Macroom 026 41084

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