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APRIL 2019
Crossword
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This month's prize is two nights' bed & breakfast plus one evening meal for two
people sharing at the four star County Arms Hotel in Birr County Offaly.
Pamper yourself in the leisure club or wellness suite and experience luxury
accommodation with quality service. Wake up to Breakfast in Cooke's
restaurant overlooking the beautiful 200-year-old walled garden. The
restaurant which focuses on quality ingredients offers a blend of mouth-
wateringly good food and friendly, unfussy service. Bar 62 is the place for
all day dining with an extensive Menu from midday to 9:30pm every day
and you can also enjoy Sunday lunch in its comfortable setting.
Touring Georgian Birr, Birr Castle and the midlands is easy and activities
include: golf, horse-riding, walking and historical tours. The County Arms
prides itself on being a family friendly hotel and offers a wide variety of
activities for the perfect family break in Ireland.
Last month's winner: Paddy Harrington, Minane Bridge, Co. Cork
ACROSS:
. Which region is home to Dracula?
. Which group had hits with Baggy Trousers and Our House?
. Who scored a hat trick for England in the
World Cup final?
. First name of the girlfriend of Clark Kent/Superman.
. A promotional trip made at someone else's expense, eg the government.
. What is the capital of Afghanistan?
. Help Me ____ __ Through the Night: country classic. ( , )
. Greek King of the Gods.
. Which creature is emblematic of the Tower of London?
. Which company is the o icial tyre supplier for all Formula One races?
. Town located in the centre of Australia. ( , )
DOWN:
. Blackadder's sidekick.
. The Australian and English cricket teams compete for The _____.
. "_____ was it in that dawn to be alive, but to be young was very heaven", Wordsworth.
. One of Snow White's seven dwarfs.
. Which town hosted the first ever All-Ireland hurling final in
?
. In which town is the Garda College?
. "There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and __________".
. What is a fez?
. Golf: the British Open trophy is nicknamed "the Claret ___".
. Which Moscow building was the headquarters of the Soviet government?
. Which Labour leader lost two general elections to Margaret Thatcher?
. What do you call the sudden, involuntary contraction of a muscle?
. What is the county town of Cornwall?
. Which unit measures electric potential?
Win a luxury break in the County Arms
Hotel in Birr, County Offaly
ANSWERS FOR JANUARY
ACROSS:
. Crouch, Bind, Set. . Eggplant. . Solo. . Jekyll. . Runway. . Dalton. .
Aon. . Nike. . Franklin. . Walter Raleigh.
DOWN:
. Drogheda. . Murphy. . Chia. . Victoria. . Edison. . Heel. .
Longford. . Aldridge. . Treaty. . Nikkei. Iraq. . Alas.
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
April 29.
You can save 10% on B&B rates in
the County Arms Hotel Birr plus
any of our properties nationwide
or for a longer stay enjoy a 10%
discount on 2 Nights B&B plus 1
Evening Meal packages for 2 people.
You can only book these great
offers on line at www.selecthotels.ie
so don't miss out!
All offers subject to availability.
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