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June 2021 Geographical crossword

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June 2021 Geographical crossword
04 Jun
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

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Entries close on 21 June.



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1 and 4   New Tibet atlas includes borders of Cyprus, as well as Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania! (6,6)

9      Initially Kremlin is eagerly viewing this capital city? (4)

10    Morning: I depart with Spanish friend… (5)

11    …for lunch in the Maritime Alps? (4)

12   Indian spiritual leader – they’re listed between F and J (6)

13    Got there somehow with other people (8)

14   Soldier for hire, slightly drunk, holding broken cane (9)

16   Refuse to admit it’s back in Gwynedd (4)

17    See 7 down

18    Indulge in a daydream that Santa Fe is unusual (9)

22   Arrange team race – afternoon treat! (5,3)

23   Ignore disturbed area (6)

25   Think I will include this bird (4)

26    Oklahoma port has new consulate, once excluded (5)

27   In summer I decide to go by horse (4)

28   Faust author rewrites centre of 13 (6)

29   Up-to-date, my French includes the German (6)


1      A bridge rebuilt by firemen? (7)

2      51-6 by end of round – very angry (5)

3      I have a Latin translation – from Rome? (7)

5      Start of trip not smooth in this low-pressure area (6)

6      Might she lure you into naughty PM’s street? (9)

7 and 17 across   Fine country house turned into steamy hotel? (7,4)

8      Local fair is TV broadcast from Zambesi landmark (8,5)

15   Bell tower and tents by a river in Africa (9)

17    Throwing the game in Ireland? (7)

19    Severe weather phenomenon moving to and fro with no end of grief (7)

20   Mountain converted to downs? No! (7)

21    From the chest it changes to a pain in the side (6)

24  Cheddar? Eat a large amount greedily! (5)

Get the answers in the July issue of Geographical!

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