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General Knowledge Crossword No. 12 (DT)
by Medusa

Across

North Wales village where the TV series The Prisoner was filmed (10)
Necrology (4)
Roman festivals of the 15th of February (10)
10 Monster (4)
13 John, Paul, George and Ringo (7)
15 Principal goddess of the Assyrians and Babylonians (6)
16 In Hinduism, virtue or righteousness arising from obedience to the law (6)
17 Queen of France, 1774-1793 (5,10)
18 Canis latrans (6)
20 Sliding light or volume controls (6)
21 Question worth 10 points in University Challenge; first course (7)
22 Muscular diaphragm that controls the size of the pupil (4)
25 Rugby club of mixed nationality (10)
26 Substance that releases energy when burnt (4)
27 Soldiers of the British 7th Armoured Division in N Africa (6,4)

Down

Tropical tree (4)
Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop (4)
Dealer in textiles; Joe ---, footballer or jockey (6)
Tsar of Russia, 1533-84 (4,3,8)
Surmised (6)
In 1984 he was watching you! (3,7)
China, Korea, Japan, etc. (3,3,4)
11 Jamaican reggae artist whose biggest UK hit was Wonderful World, Beautiful People (5,5)
12 The number of steps in the John Buchan novel (6-4)
13 --- Sea, part of the Arctic Ocean, named after 16th century Dutch explorer (7)
14 Ravi ---, well-known sitar player (7)
19 Colourless, odourless hydrocarbon used as a 26 across (6)
20 Domesticated polecat (6)
23 Lake which may contain a gwyniad (4)
24 Doctrines, theories (4)

Solution


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