Nelson Leader : February 12th 2015
22 THE NELSON LEADER, FEBRUARY 12, 2015 PUZZLES NEW ZEALAND CROSSWORD 12 3 456 7 9 10 11 12 14 15 17 18 20 ACROSS 1. Unique NZ native whose Maori name means ‘peaks on the back’; also a beer brand (7) 4. Sceptic (5) 7. Loosen (4) 8. Male horse (8) 10. All powerful (10) 12. Tutored (6) 13. Basement (6) 15. Sportman of the Year in the 2014 Halberg Awards (5,5) 18. Paper mill which is Tokoroa’s biggest employer (8) 19. Assist in a crime (4) 20. Deceive (5) 21. Halt an activity or process (7) TOP 10 21 DOWN 1. Venue for NZ’s biggest bike race (5) 2. Postscript (8) 3. Shrewd (6) 4. Last All Black to be sent off (not ‘sin-binned’) in a test match (5,5) 5. Surface covering part of the digits (4) 6. Overcome by force (7) 9. In trouble (colloq) (2,3,5) 11. Able to adjust (8) 12. Cheap piece of jewellery (7) 14. Standing (6) 16. Famed (5) 17. Against (4) 19 16 13 8 THE WEEKLY WORKOUT answers for each puzzle are included on this page YOUR STARS Aries Mar 21 – Apr 19 You ought to feel more in control of your life than you have of late. Once you are able to restore the balance between your working time and the time you spend with your family, you’ll feel even better. Taurus Apr 20 - May 20 With your current tiredness, it would be great if you could catch up with some lost sleep this week. Be vigilant about visitors, and let those phone calls go to message. You need to recharge your batteries. Gemini May 21 – Jun 20 With the help of a friend who has a head for gures, you will be able to sort out the nancial dilemma you’re in. It’s probably just a matter of creating order and sticking to a practical system. Cancer Jun 21 – Jul 21 The timing is perfect for you and your better half to take some decisions that affect both your nances. In this instance, the power of two is most denitely better than that of each one individually. SUDOKU Fill the grid so every row, column and every 3x3 box contains 1-9 Leo Jul 22 – Aug 22 Whether you like it or not, in-laws are part of the family, so be at your most tolerant if you have dealings with them this week. It helps to have an ally in the opposite camp, so put a smile on your face. Virgo Aug 23 – Sep 22 Slowly but surely, you have to start introducing someone to some of the plans you have in mind for your home. Doing it a bit at a time also means the other person won’t feel threatened or overwhelmed. Libra Sep 23 – Oct 22 Expect the penny to drop regarding that unresolved problem this week. That should put your mind to rest as you’re now able to gure out how to proceed from here. Share the good news with your family. Scorpio Oct 23 – Nov 21 You’re very eager to get that project up and running, especially since the other parties involve also seem to be quite motivated. Try, however, not to be too much of a slave driver and have a human touch. THE TOP 10 1. Does the men’s 110m hurdles race have the same number of barriers as a women’s 100m hurdles race, one more, or one less? 2. The thistle is the heraldic emblem of where? 3. What are the metal discs on the rim of a tambourine called? 4. Who had an eighties hit with “Everybody Wants to Rule the World”? 5. What do the letters M and I stand for in MI5? 6. Which hotel did Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed leave just before their fatal car crash? 7. Which European country has the only active volcanoes in Europe? 8. In which country did the Tamil Tigers fight a 26year long civil war before being defeated in 2009 ? 9. Which New Zealand film director created Vigil in 1984? 10. What colour is the starboard light on a ship? 288 Sagittarius Nov 22 – Dec 20 This week is a great time for you to get your nancial ducks into a row. Too many pieces of paper and accounts all over the place won’t enable you to feel that you have a handle on your life, so get organised. Capricorn Dec 21 – Jan 20 This week’s a great time for planning what your next step should be as far as property is concerned. To build, to buy or to renovate? Nothing needs to happen tomorrow, but it’s good to have a plan in mind. Aquarius Jan 21 - Feb 18 It’s time to share that secret from your past with your partner. That alone will take a tremendous load off you and enable him/ her to better understand you. Stop judging yourself about past mistakes. Pisces Feb 19 – Mar 20 Youhaveto gure out the best possible way that you can make ends meet with the money you earn. With careful planning and keeping to a budget, you will be able to gradually improve your lifestyle. SUDOKU NZ CROSSWORD this weeks doorbuster deals! WHITE DISHWASHER • 14 Place Settings • Digital Display • Choice of Wash Programmes • Delay Start • Height Adjustable Upper Basket. 7979784 ULTRAFLEX ALLERGY VACUUM • HEPA Filter • AeroPro Extreme Technology Nozzle • AeroPro 3in1 Accessory Tool. 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