Quiz­word & Cross­word

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

East Kilbride News - - PUZZLES -

QUIZ­WORD CLUES

ACROSS 1 City in NW Por­tu­gal hous­ing the Univer­sity of Minho (5) 4 and 20 1932 novel by Eve­lyn Waugh set on the fic­tional is­land of Aza­nia (5,8) 10 Re­gion of west cen­tral Italy on the Tyrrhe­nian Sea (5) 11 2010 novel by Jonathan Franzen (7) 12 Karun —, 2010-11 F1 mo­tor rac­ing driver (8) 13 Joseph —, Amer­i­can the­atre pro­ducer-di­rec­tor who founded the New York Shake­speare Fes­ti­val in 1954 (4) 15 Robert —, Scot­tish cy­clist; 1989 Kel­logg’s Tour of Bri­tain win­ner (6) 17 City in Poland hous­ing the Maria Curie-Sk­lodowska Univer­sity (6) 19 Marcelo —, 1998 Aus­tralian Open sin­gles ten­nis cham­pi­onship run­ner-up (4) 20 See 4 Across 23 Got­tfried Wil­helm —, Ger­man philoso­pher and math­e­ma­ti­cian; a con­tem­po­rary of Isaac New­ton (7) 24 Red —, Texan oil field fire-fight­ing spe­cial­ist who died in 2004 (5) 25 and 8 Down 1985 film drama star­ring Jane Fonda and Anne Ban­croft (5,2,3) 26 Strong poly­mer first pro­duced by the DuPont firm in the 1930s (5)

DOWN

2 Mik­los —, win­ner of a Best Mu­sic, Scor­ing of a Dra­matic or Com­edy Pic­ture Os­car for Ben-Hur (5) 3 See 16 Down 5 Town and ad­min­is­tra­tive head­quar­ters of Stafford­shire Moor­lands District Coun­cil (4) 6 Monk-de­tec­tive in nov­els by El­lis Pe­ters (7) 7 1939 Wim­ble­don ladies’ sin­gles ten­nis cham­pi­onship win­ner (5,6) 8 See 25 Across 9 1878 op­eretta by Gil­bert and Sul­li­van (1,1,1,8) 14 1950 crime film star­ring Peggy Cum­mins and John Dahl (3,5) 16 and 3 2006 novel by Peter James (7,4,4) 18 1953 Derby win­ner rid­den by Gor­don Richards (5) 21 US state; cap­i­tal Boise (5) 22 Joint of the hu­man leg con­nect­ing the tibia and fibula with the fe­mur (4)

CROSS­WORD CLUES ACROSS

1 Sharp or se­vere (5) 4 Sight­less (5) 10 Equine mam­mal (5) 11 Rag­ing fire (7) 12 Em­pha­sises (8) 13 Girl (4) 15 Tem­per­a­ment (6) 17 Fleet of ships (6) 19 Melt from a frozen state (4) 20 Calamity (8) 23 Ver­sus (7) 24 Cook­ers (5) 25 De­cease (5) 26 Take an ed­u­ca­tional

course (5)

DOWN

2 One who looks after an­other (5) 3 Cher­ish (8) 5 Raise (4) 6 Bliss­ful state (7) 7 Var­i­ous un­spec­i­fied things (4,3,4) 8 Ap­ple drink (5) 9 Con­fine­ment to one’s home (5,6) 14 Make an es­cape (5,3) 16 Glazed cur­rant bun (7) 18 Pool of money in card games (5) 21 Fash­ion (5) 22 Make woollen gar­ments (4)

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