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DECEMBER 2019
www.irishfarmersmonthly.com
Competition
This month's prize is two
nights' bed & breakfast,
plus one evening meal, for
two people sharing at the
County Arms Hotel in Birr.
The 4* County Arms Hotel
is a family-owned hotel,
run by Loughnane family
since 1962 for over three
generations. Set on nine
acres of landscapes gardens,
it is located in the elegant
Georgian heritage town of
Birr, within Ireland's Ancient
East. The hotel is also
positioned just 90 minutes
from Dublin, Galway and
Ennis.
Last month's winner:
Paul Elliott, Co. Fermanagh
ACROSS:
. Which novel is subtitled The Modern Prometheus?
. Month of fasting observed by Muslims.
. Weapon used by jousters.
. Which actor's roles included the Elephant Man and Bird O'Donnell?
. A fish's ______ fin is located on its back.
. What do you call a female fox?
. What is the most common surname in Germany?
. Emmanuel Adebayor is the all-time top goalscorer for which country?
. Where do the spokes of a wheel meet?
. Who has taken over from Joe Schmidt as Ireland rugby coach?
. Which city was home to Prince?
DOWN:
. Northern Ireland's main agricultural show.
. Which car manufacturer is based in Mladá Boleslav in the Czech Republic?
. The Cat _ ____ Tails was a whip widely used in the British Navy. ( , )
. England's "king of cheeses".
. Flower Lodge was bought by the GAA and re-developed as Páirc Uí ____.
. & . Ernest Hemingway novel based on his experiences in the Spanish Civil War. ( , , , , )
. The Garden of Remembrance features a statue of whose children?
. Ray D'Arcy found fame on The ___.
. In which country is Sevnica, hometown of Melania Trump?
. Which state does Bernie Sanders represent in the US Senate?
. Name for the edible organs of an animal.
. Essential piece of equipment for playing curling or quidditch.
. France's "queen of cheeses".
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ANSWERS FOR NOVEMBER
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ACROSS:
. Bread Of Heaven. . Istanbul. . Lira. . Bantam. . El Paso. . Bengal. .
Smiths. . Spam. . Tenerife. . It's Now Or Never.
DOWN:
. Brisbane. . Basalt. . Tomb. . Childers. . Gallop. . Bear.
. Milltown. . Schi er. . Gemini. . Israel. . Pitt. . Nore.
Win a stay at the County Arms Hotel, Birr
Here's a very special way to say `Happy
Christmas', `Thank You' or even `I love
you'... a gift Voucher from Select Hotels
of Ireland, which can be used in any of
our properties nationwide. Buy that gift of
choice now on selecthotels.ie or call Select
Hotels on 1850 200 560.
To be in with a chance of winning
this prize, simply send the answer
hidden in the red boxes, along with
your name and address, by post to Crossword
Competition, Irish Farmers Monthly,
Castlecourt, Monkstown Farm,
Glenageary, Co Dublin.
Entries must arrive by January 3.
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