1 Douglas Adams (42 being, he said, the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe, and everything).
2 Women’s football.
3 Old Yeller.
4 Montserrat (after volcanic eruption).
5 William Wilberforce. 6 Apple Records.
7 Hall of Mirrors, the Palace of Versailles.
9 Created under pseudonyms: Elena Ferrante; Banksy; Satoshi Nakamoto.
10 Main traditions of Hinduism.
11 Bridges in Newcastle. 12 Children’s TV series by Anne Wood’s Ragdoll Productions.
13 Legalised (recreational) cannabis.
14 Houses in titles of Sherlock Holmes stories.
15 Most abundant animals.
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