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5-January-2019 | Page 1 of 1 | Crossword Zone 301 Clues & Answers

  1. 1964 Top Ten hit for Cliff Richard
  2. The first Sherlock Holmes story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, published in 1887
  3. Flat oven-baked Italian bread which may be topped with herbs or other ingredients
  4. Carl ___, Danish composer whose works include Symphony No 4, The Inextinguishable
  5. 1986 French film, starring Gérard Depardieu, Daniel Auteuil and Yves Montand, based on a novel by Marcel Pagnol
  6. Irving Berlin song from the movie White Christmas in which it was sung by Rosemary Clooney
  7. Horse that won the 2014 Derby
  8. City and port in Emilia-Romagna, Italy, that was capital of the Western Roman Empire from 402 to 476
  9. Widely cultivated herbaceous garden plant of the family Cruciferae with clusters of small yellow or white flowers
  10. City in northeastern Zhejiang province, China, formerly known as Kuaiji and Shanyin
  11. Portuguese footballer who was top goalscorer in the 1966 World Cup
  12. 1984 film starring Eddie Murphy as Axel Foley
  13. Binomial name for the silver fir
  14. See 39
  15. Port on the Firth of Clyde whose racecourse hosts the Scottish Grand National
  16. The East African burrowing rodent Heterocephalus glaber, also known as the sand puppy
  17. Cristo si è fermato a ___, memoir by Carlo Levi published in 1945
  18. The technical name for sugar
  19. US state whose capital is Boise
  20. A mythical creature such as Smaug in J R R Tolkiens The Hobbit
  21. Tennis player who won the first of her five Wimbledon singles titles in 2000
  22. 1968 animated film based on the music of The Beatles, directed by George Dunning
  23. American golfer who won the 2001 USPGA Championship
  24. The alto of the violin family
  25. ___ Coleman, American saxophonist whose album Sound Grammar received the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for music
  26. BBC documentary series written and presented by Kenneth Clark
  27. Dutch striker who shared the Golden Boot with Savo Miloševic at Euro 2000
  28. 1992 comedy film, starring Kid n Play, based on Mark Twains The Prince and the Pauper
  29. American rock band whose single More Than Words reached number in the US
  30. Delicate gold and enamel ware, especially jewel-encrusted eggs, made in Imperial Russia
  31. The oldest national football competition in the world
  32. Horse that gave trainer Fred Winter his fourth and final Grand National victory in 1966
  33. 1983 Christmas number one single by the Flying Pickets
  34. American rapper who is the daughter of blues musician Buddy Guy
  35. 1992 biopic directed by Richard Attenborough and starring Robert Downey, Jr in the title role
  36. The former name of Tasmania, 1642-1855
  37. Group on the right of American politics espousing views articulated by, among others, Jeane Kirkpatrick and Leo Strauss
  38. The best known novel by Russian writer Ivan Goncharov, first published in 1859
  39. 1969 film, based on a novel by Evan Hunter, for which Catherine Burns received an Oscar nomination
  40. English actress best known for her role as Dr Nikki Alexander in the BBC series Silent Witness
  41. Rufus Wainwrights second album
  42. A Spanish sparkling wine similar to champagne
  43. 1971 Christmas number one single by Benny Hill subtitled The Fastest Milkman In The West
  44. Israeli submachine gun designed by Major Gal in the late 1940s
  45. Freshwater fish of the subclass Dipnoi that is able to breathe air
  46. Bertie ___, Taoiseach of Ireland from 1997 to 2008
  47. Pseudonym of the lyricist and novelist Archibald Thomas Pechey, father of the TV cook Fanny Cradock
  48. Emil ___, German Expressionist painter and printmaker born with the surname Hansen
  49. The ___ Quest, novel series by Bernard Cornwell beginning with Harlequin in 2000
  50. American businesswoman nicknamed the Queen of Mean who served 18 months in prison for tax evasion
  51. The only known decapod crustacean to reproduce only by parthenogenesis
  52. Blank verse autobiography by John Betjeman first published in November 1960
  53. British author whose novels include Birdsong and Charlotte Gray
  54. The second most populous city in Iran
  55. Mineral also called heavy spar
  56. Alexandria-born British Marxist historian who died in 2012
  57. Opening track of the classic 1970 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young album Déjà Vu
  58. The second largest city in Colombia