Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Weekend crossword No 438 – May 24 2019

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

Clues Answers
Biome covering much of northern Siberia TUNDRA
British-Sudanese philanthropist who created a prize for Achievement in African Leadership MO
City at the junction of the Blue and White Nile KHARTOUM
Country which existed between 1965 and 1979 RHODESIA
Currency adopted by 19 EU countries EURO
Edward __, writer of nonsense poetry LEAR
Eve’s second son ABEL
Extinct animals, similar to elephants MAMMOTHS
Financier and founder of the Open Society Foundations GEORGE
Greek island, close to Turkey LESBOS
Harriet __, Radio 4 newsreader CASS
Island on which David Balfour and Alan Breck were shipwrecked ERRAID
James Stewart’s name when he went to Washington? MR
King 10’s middle daughter REGAN
Micronesian state, capital Tarawa KIRIBATI
Novel by Charlotte Brontë JANE
River running through Dublin LIFFEY
See 19 NOBEL
See 25 Down IBRAHIM
See 3 Down SMITH
See 5 SOROS
See 7 Across EYRE
Spielberg movie telling of a revolt on a slave ship AMISTAD
Swedish chemist after whom a series of prestigious prizes in economics, literature and the sciences is named ALFRED
The world’s third largest island BORNEO
__ Stevens, character played by Katherine Heigl in Grey’s Anatomy ISOBEL