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April 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 14 April.



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


Real stove designed for American lifts (9)

Attempt to include blend of tea in international agreement (6)

New minister and I set out for Italian resort (6)

12 Wander over, back to front (4)

13 See 6 down

14 Where to look to start watching early sunset today? (4)

17 Cuba initially leads to a world divided during period of East/West tension (4,3)

18 Some took in a walk round Japanese island (7)

19 Perhaps consults, with no end of discussion, on swarming insects (7)

22 Changing mid-meal – difficult situation (7)

24 Zero score to East River (4)

25 Athenian makes stink after golf? (5)

26 Bank of Scotland? (4)

29 Scandinavian country loses capital – it’s away from the sea (6)

30 I am in Leeds, maybe, with German engineer (6)

31 Seaside walk to Alps – need a change! (9)


Heavy metal cable? (4)

3 Goa very unhappy with traveller (7)

Rocky peak on another, almost, in Canadian city (7)

It’s inclined to be part of the Grampians (4)

6 and 13 across One who organises your holiday – Algarve with tent, perhaps (6,5)

7 and 23 down Unusually, large man with leek makes Chancellor! (6,6)

10 Miss Kelly left and became a Memphis attraction! (9)

11Clever scheme for layers of rock on top of precious stone (9)

15 Is south, below borders of snow from Switzerland (5)

16 I will shortly be surrounded by the French in French city (5)

20 Company only changed overseas settlement (6)

21 German dessert rustled strangely (7)

22 Doctor needs different German city (7)

23 See 7 down

27 Overtake on road through mountains (4)

28 Action of Scottish river delta (4)

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