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11-January-2020 | Page 1 of 1 | Crossword Zone 301 Clues & Answers

  1. Bert ___, Scottish guitarist who was a founding member of Pentangle
  2. 1980s comic for children to which a young Charlie Brooker contributed the characters Freddie Flop, Disgusting Des, Clint Gritwood and Transmogrifying Tracey
  3. 1977 Richard Attenborough film based on the 1974 book of the same name by Cornelius Ryan, adapted by William Goldman
  4. The capital of Albania
  5. A pale yellow Swiss cheese with holes
  6. Satellite of Jupiter discovered in 1979
  7. Two-man group comprising Bill Elliott and Bobby Purvis responsible for the 1974 hit single Costafine Town
  8. Russ ___, cult American film director whose successful low-budget sexploitation films include Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!
  9. 1975 top ten hit for Jonathan King subtitled White Dove
  10. The capital of Pakistan
  11. Civil rights activist who in 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger
  12. Mikhail ___, Russian anarchist and writer expelled from the First International after conflicts with Karl Marx
  13. The temple on the Acropolis in Athens built in the 5th century BC
  14. Zaheer ___, bespectacled Pakistani cricketer who was the first batsman to score three consecutive centuries in one-day internationals
  15. Asian starling, also called an Indian grackle, that is a popular cage bird because of its ability to talk
  16. 1929 detective novel by Dashiell Hammett, originally serialised in the magazine Black Mask
  17. Another name for puffer or porcupine fish
  18. King of Ammon, mentioned in the Books of Samuel, who was killed by Saul
  19. Soluble powder that turns red under acid conditions
  20. Alter ego of Ororo Munroe in the X-Men film series played by Halle Berry and Alexandra Shipp
  21. The thirteenth novel in Émile Zolas twenty-volume series Les Rougon-Macquart, often considered his masterpiece
  22. 1996 comedy film parodying James Bond movies starring Leslie Nielsen and Nicollette Sheridan
  23. Widely cultivated herbaceous garden plant of the family Cruciferae with clusters of small yellow or white flowers
  24. US state known as the Hoosier state
  25. Son of Poseidon and brother of Ephialtes in Greek mythology
  26. DJ who presented the childrens TV game show Fun House from 1989 to 1999
  27. The capital of the Czech Republic
  28. A line on a map connecting places with an equal period of sunshine
  29. Carnivorous green insect that rests with the first pair of legs raised
  30. Plant also known as the belladonna lily or naked ladies
  31. Song from Led Zeppelins untitled fourth album featuring John Paul Jones on mandolin
  32. An ancient alphabetical writing system used by the Celts in Britain and Ireland
  33. System of Christian belief that rejects the Trinity and the divinity of Christ
  34. Fruit whose name is derived from a Nahuatl word for testicle
  35. The branch of medicine concerned with the heart and its diseases
  36. BBC sitcom created by Johnny Speight in 1965
  37. Mountainous Mediterranean island that was Napoleon Bonapartes first place of exile
  38. Gog ___ Downs, range of low chalk hills south east of Cambridge
  39. 1970 David Lean film starring Robert Mitchum, Sarah Miles and John Mills
  40. Indian tree, also called a bo tree, resembling the banyan and regarded as sacred by Buddhists
  41. Former Yorkshire, Essex and England bowler who won Strictly Come Dancing in 2005
  42. A group of Bantu warriors
  43. Name for someone who broadcasts on Citizens Band radio
  44. Urban area in South Wales whose last coal mine closed in 1990
  45. 1991 single by AC/DC played by German Bundesliga football club Mainz 05 at half time
  46. A period of long-term reduction in the temperature of the Earths surface and atmosphere
  47. The capital of Vietnam
  48. See 35
  49. 1991 Ridley Scott film starring Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon in the title roles
  50. Real first name of actor Rip Torn
  51. 1958 Blake Edwards film, starring Debbie Reynolds, adapted from the F Hugh Herbert play For Love or Money
  52. Winner of the womens modern pentathlon at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney
  53. American composer whose best-known works include Fanfare for the Common Man
  54. Opening word of the 51st psalm in Latin
  55. A type of percussion orchestra common in the East Indies
  56. Boo ___, golfer whose only Ryder Cup appearance was with the victorious US team in 2008
  57. Dog such as Marmaduke in a newspaper comic strip drawn by Brad Anderson and the Hanna-Barbera cartoon character Scooby-Doo
  58. Cole Porters 1948 musical take on William Shakespeares The Taming of the Shrew
  59. Joint containing the talus