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September 2020 Geographical crossword

Can you complete this month’s Geographical crossword puzzle?

The first correctly completed crossword selected at random wins a copy of Philip’s Essential World Atlas – a comprehensive hardback atlas worth £25

Send your entry to Geographical, 3.16 Q West, 1100 Great West Road, Brentford, Middlesex, TW8 0GP, marked ‘April Crossword’. For more information visit www.octopusbooks.co.uk.

Entries close on 21 September.

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CLICK HERE for a printable version of this month’s crossword

Across
8 Where Napoleon was redesigning the lanes? (2,6)
9 Terrible anger about a former President (6)
10 Silly putting bottom of hold near rear of ship (4)
11 and 12 Romanians relocated to Italian enclave (3,6)
13 Modify unfinished diagram for Moroccan port (6)
15 The plane redesigned – Jumbo, once (8)
17 and 16 down National Trust properties possibly, where those lets may vary (7,5)
19 In November mud almost conceals Atlantic island group (7)
22 Maybe bans French cheese outside Australian city (8)
24 Showing most prudence in review is Estonia (6)
25 North Yorkshire, for example, where Dracula is linked with Whitby finally? (6)
27 Hot drink instead (3)
28 Chef killed in Hawaii? (4)
29 Unusual praise for pre-1935 Iran… (6)
30 …while old Russian ‘influencer’ puts Iran differently (8)

Down
1 Sounds like a narrow passage of water, unbending (8)
2 Remainder will be in the Azores tomorrow (4)
3 Icelandic feature is sort of grey round some edges (6)
4 US volcanic peak suffering from more wet weather? (7)
5 First showing of Prime Minister and European leader (8)
6 Cold sea fog starts hanging around Aberdeen rooftops (4)
7 Item of artillery newly announced, but not due (6)
14 In Trinidad ate some of these fruits (5)
16 See 17 across
18 A replay arranged to include England initially in 2020? (4,4)
20 Dreadful dipso, etc, just like a tyrant! (8)
21 Cheer at new land measure (7)
23 British imperialist who horsed around? (6)
24 Swears about fish (6)
26 Where to find eggs in minestrone? (4)
28 Primarily crossword lovers understand exactly how to solve one! (4)

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