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  1. Blondies fourth UK number one single
  2. Any shark of the genus Isurus
  3. See 57
  4. Novel published in October 1847 under the pen name Currer Bell
  5. Brazilian winger who has been loaned to clubs including Watford, Newcastle United and Granada since joining Chelsea in 2015
  6. Dick ___, American tennis player who won both the Australian and Wimbledon mens singles championships in 1951, at the age of 24
  7. Island in the SW Pacific, east of Australia, whose capital is Noumea
  8. 1942 David Lean that gave Richard Attenborough his first screen role
  9. Japanese-sounding name introduced by Currys in the 1980s for its own-brand electronics goods
  10. See 2
  11. 1985 single by Dire Straits that reached number two in the UK charts
  12. Tight-fitting garment named after a French acrobat
  13. Plant of the genus Centaurea with spiny purplish flower heads
  14. Surrey town with rail links to London, Brighton, Reading and Tonbridge
  15. The father of Jacob and Esau in the Old Testament
  16. 1988 film for which Jodie Foster won a Best Actress Oscar
  17. The property of a system that enables it to store electric charge
  18. Country whose capital is Baku
  19. Oasis single voted the best British song of all time in a poll conducted by Virgin Radio in 2005
  20. Best Actor Oscar-winner for Philadelphia and Forrest Gump
  21. Dutch football team based in Amsterdam
  22. The technique of laying on paint or pigment thickly
  23. The fourth Premier of the Peoples Republic of China, 1987-98
  24. 1983 film about a Cuban immigrant turned drug dealer starring Al Pacino
  25. Cheshire town whose non-league football teams include ___ Victoria and Witton Albion
  26. A bird such as Apus apus
  27. Clear acrylic resin used chiefly as a substitute for glass
  28. A large vein that conveys oxygen-depleted blood to the heart
  29. Song associated with George Formby first performed in the 1937 film Feather Your Nest
  30. The third largest of the Hawaiian Islands whose chief town is Honolulu
  31. Region of Italy that includes Naples and the islands of Capri and Ischia
  32. A high-level computer programming language developed by IBM in the 1950s for scientific and engineering applications
  33. See 6
  34. Another name for carrageen
  35. Best actress Oscar-winner for The Rose Tattoo
  36. Work on astronomy by Ptolemy containing a description of the geocentric system of the universe and a star catalogue
  37. City in Thuringia, Germany, that gave its name to the republic that replaced the German Empire in 1919
  38. John ___, newsreader and commentator whose report from the 1949 University Boat Race included I cant see whos in the lead but its either Oxford or Cambridge
  39. Song that was a hit for Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes in 1975, Thelma Houston in 1977 and The Communards in 1986
  40. Javed ___, former Pakistani cricketer between 1975 and 1996 who is the uncle of Faisal Iqbal
  41. 1971 Top Ten hit single by Family that spent 13 weeks in the UK charts
  42. Posthumously-published autobiography by Australian actor Errol Flynn
  43. Tropical plant of the genus Sinningia with bell-shaped flowers
  44. Identical twin brother of the MGM cartoon dog Droopy
  45. West African republic whose capital is Dakar
  46. The national flower of Austria
  47. Jari ___, former captain of the Finland national football team whose clubs included 11 Down , Barcelona and Liverpool
  48. Nickname of US president Andrew Jackson
  49. In baseball, the player who throws the baseball towards the catcher to begin each play
  50. Family of birds known as finches
  51. The worlds first purpose-built motor racing circuit, which opened in 1907 in Surrey
  52. William Gladstones middle name
  53. US state whose capital is Salem
  54. River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo that gave its name to a deadly virus
  55. The dominant political party in Mozambique, founded in 1962
  56. See 44
  57. Pen name of Charles Lamb
  58. The small ferocious carnivorous marsupial also called an ursine dasyure