Quizword & Crossword

Two sets of clues, two dif­fer­ent an­swers – all on the same grid. Choose one or the other.

Daily Mirror - - PUZZLES -

QUIZWORD CLUES ACROSS

1 Di­rec­tor of 1930s hor­ror films Franken­stein, The Old Dark House and The In­vis­i­ble Man (5,5) 8 Eurasian bur­row­ing ro­dent such as the golden — or com­mon — (7) 9 The —, re­gion of SE Eng­land be­tween the North Downs and the South Downs (5) 10 — Strait, area of sea be­tween main­land Aus­tralia and Tas­ma­nia (4) 11 Is­land in Indonesia; cap­i­tal Den­pasar (4) 12 Adult fe­male of the do­mes­tic fowl (3) 14 Da­mon —, au­thor of short story col­lec­tions More Than Some­what and Take It Easy (6) 15 2002 win­ner of the Oaks and 1,000 Guineas rid­den by Frankie Det­tori (6) 18 Marc-Vivien —, Cameroon mid­field foot­baller at West Ham United from 1999-2000 (3) 20 Lake —, body of wa­ter in cen­tral Switzer­land formed by a widen­ing of the Aare River (4) 21 The —, 1911 novel by Arnold Ben­nett (4) 23 Heather —, 1986 Com­mon­wealth 100m gold medal­list (5) 24 Rose —, au­thor of nov­els Restora­tion and The Colour (7) 25 Fault­less per­for­mance in show jump­ing (5,5)

DOWN

1 Louise —, ac­tress who played Rosa di Marco in BBC TV soap EastEnders (7) 2 Page to Don Adri­ano de Ar­mado in Wil­liam Shake­speare play Love’s Labour’s Lost (4) 3 R R —, West Indies Test crick­eter who hit 291 against Eng­land in Bridgetown in 2009 (6)

4 and 17 Mu­si­cal in­stru­ment also called an acous­tic lap steel gui­tar (8,6) 5 Aquar­ium fish such as the kuhli — or clown — (5)

6 and 13 1954 drama star­ring Humphrey Bog­art and Ava Gard­ner (3,8,8) 7 Test cricket ground in Kolkata, In­dia, es­tab­lished in 1864 (4,7) 13 See 6 Down 16 Main is­land of Den­mark, on which Roskilde is si­t­u­ated (7) 17 See 4 Down 19 Ferenc —, 19th-cen­tury com­poser of op­eras Ba­tori Maria and Bank Ban (5) 22 South Amer­i­can repub­lic; cap­i­tal Lima (4)

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