Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Weekend crossword No 401 – Sep 7 2018

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

Clues Answers
1887 play by Chekhov IVANOV
Dame __ Bell Burnell, astrophysicist JOCELYN
Éamon __, Irish nationalist and founder of Fianna Fáil DEVALERA
Evelyn Waugh comedy featuring the journalist Boot SCOOP
Island nation, capital Suva FIJI
ITV series starring James Nesbitt and Helen Baxendale COLDFEET
Quantum chemist and husband of Angela Merkel JOACHIM
Recording artist and husband of Beyoncé JAYZ
Royal also known as Baron Carrickfergus PRINCEWILLIAM
Site of the Taj Mahal AGRA
Strait between mainland South America and Tierra del Fuego MAGELLAN
The author, so they claimed, of the Dear Bill letters in Private Eye DENISTHATCHER
The capital of Chad NDJAMENA
The capital of what was West Germany BONN
The practice of describing the metrical pattern of verse SCANSION
The wife of Orpheus and the daughter of Apollo? EURIDYCE
Venetian merchant traveller – or a team sport played on horseback POLO
Whom had you better call, should you be in the drugs business in Albuquerque? SAUL
Word meaning ‘fate’ in several languages, including Turkish KISMET
__ Barksdale, Stringer Bell’s boss in The Wire AVON
__ Hazard, Belgian footballer EDEN