Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Weekend crossword No 379 – Apr 6 2018

Published in The Guardian Weekend. Tags: , , , , , , .

Clues Answers
1996 BBC series starring Daniel Craig, Gina McKee, Mark Strong and Christopher Eccleston (3,7,2,3,5) OURFRIENDS
2011 Irish comedy starring Brendan Gleeson and Don Cheadle, THEGUARD
A hairstyle – and a Dizzy Gillespie album from 1954 AFRO
A town in east London or a dock on the Mersey? CANNING
Alloy of iron and carbon? STEEL
Annual address by the US president to a joint session of Congress STATEOF
Annual prize for political writing, founded by Bernard Crick ORWELL
Branded meat substitute whose publicity has featured Ryan Giggs, Sally Gunnell and Mo Farah QUORN
Harold __, Nobel Prize-winning playwright PINTER
Italian dish comprising veal shanks braised with vegetables OSSOBUCO
Legal drama starring whose cast included David Schwimmer, William H. Macy and Lucy Liu LA
Mountains forming the spine of South America ANDES
Clues Answers
Restaurants said to get their name from the Russian for ‘quick’ BISTROS
Scorsese’s biopic of Jake LaMotta RAGINGBULL
See 11 THEUNION
See 22 LAW
See 7 THENORTH
See 7 IN
The capital of Iran TEHRAN
The sixth sign of the Zodiac VIRGO
UN agency dealing with labour issues ILO
Vladimir __, author of The Luzhin Defence (1930) NABOKOV
Wolf in Spanish LOBO
__ Stevenson, star of Truly, Madly, Deeply (1990) JULIET