Crossword Puzzle Info

The Telegraph – GK CROSSWORD NO: 550 – May 6 2019

Published in The Telegraph General Knowledge. Tags: , , , .

Clues Answers
The Jew of __’, a play by Christopher Marlowe MALTA
__ Cunk, comedy character created by Diane Morgan PHILOMENA
__ Mac, informal name for the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation FREDDIE
1980 film directed by Marcus Reichert UNIONCITY
1991 film starring Leonard Nimoy; Take That single NEVERFORGET
2000 film directed by Denys Arcand STARDOM
A Mary Carner novel by Zelda Popkin (2,5,3,1,4) NOCRIMEFORALADY
Author of the novel ‘Under Two Flags’ OUIDA
British Prime Minister who, in 1876, made Queen Victoria Empress of India DISRAELI
Capital of Morocco RABAT
Character in ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’ by Douglas Adams TRILLIAN
Edward __, British Prime Minister from 1970 to 1974 HEATH
Francis __, actor who played Paul Temple in the BBC TV series of the same name MATTHEWS
Franz __, Hungarian composer LISZT
Frederick __, English biochemist and Nobel Prize winner SANGER
In Greek mythology, the wife of Oceanus; a satellite of Saturn TETHYS
Josh __, actor who played Dan White in the 2008 film ‘Milk’ BROLIN
Leon __, boxer who became world heavyweight champion in 1978 SPINKS
Leonardo __, actor who played Jack Dawson in the 1997 film ‘Titanic’ DICAPRIO
Medieval stringed instrument REBEC
Mike __, singer of the 1962 hit record ‘Come Outside’ SARNE
National symbol of Ireland SHAMROCK
Old name for Salisbury, in Wiltshire SARUM
One of the Marx Brothers HARPO
Peninsula in western Scotland KINTYRE
Precious metal; the Lone Ranger’s horse SILVER
Rosalyn __, American biophysicist and Nobel Prize winner YALOW
Said of metalwork, raised in relief by hammering from within REPOUSSE
Small sailing ship with three masts BARQUE
Title of the civic head of Edinburgh, Glasgow, Perth, Aberdeen, or Dundee LORDPROVOST
Weekly literary magazine founded by Charles Dickens ALLTHEYEARROUND