GEN­ERAL KNOWL­EDGE CROSS­WORD

Scottish Daily Mail - - Puzzle & Prizes -

ACROSS

6 Trevor, last boxer to de­feat Muham­mad Ali (7) 7 Small bay (5) 9 Zola, for­mer South African-British run­ner (4) 10 Kidult­hood writer and ac­tor (4,6) 11 Lyt­ton, Em­i­nent Vic­to­ri­ans bi­og­ra­pher (8) 13 Di­a­crit­i­cal sign over a vowel in Ger­man (6) 15 Planet Of The ___ , U.S. sci-fi fran­chise (4) 17 Camille, French land­scape painter (5) 18 English ‘Great’ river that flows into the Wash (4) 19 Izaak, The Com­pleat An­gler au­thor (6) 20 White wine pro­duced in the Loire Val­ley (8) 23 Singer with de­but al­bum Born To Do It (5,5) 26 Un­in­ter­est­ing public­ity ma­te­rial (4) 27 ____ Doolit­tle, Pyg­malion’s flower girl (5) 28 Ro­man god­dess of wis­dom (7)

DOWN

1 Car­toon strip dog who first ap­peared in 1963 (4,6) 2 Pak­istan’s founder and first gov­er­nor-gen­eral (6) 3 Scot­tish is­land fea­tur­ing the Cuillin moun­tains (4) 4 British aris­to­cratic ti­tle be­low an earl (8) 5 Bone in the fore­arm (4) 6 An­thony, art his­to­rian and So­viet spy (5) 8 Mo­torised rick­shaws in Thai­land (3-4) 12 Bel­gian city, site of five World War I bat­tles (5) 14 Oliver! mu­si­cal cre­ator (6,4) 16 Tree­less plain (7) 17 Ac­tor Jim Car­rey has this na­tion­al­ity (8) 21 ____ Dor­ries, Tory MP and 2012 I’m A Celebrity con­tes­tant (6) 22 Cuban dance (5) 24 Wad­ing bird wor­shipped by an­cient Egyp­tians (4) 25 Se­duc­tress (4) SO­LU­TION ON MON­DAY

PLAy our ac­cu­mu­la­tor game! For your chance to win a Cross ball­point pen, solve the cross­word to re­veal the let­ter in the pink cir­cle. if you have been play­ing since Mon­day, you should now have a five-let­ter word. to en­ter, call 0901 133 4423 and leave your an­swer and de­tails. Or text 65700 with the word FIVE and your an­swer and name.

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