Nelson Leader : February 6th 2014
PUZZLES CROSSWORD YOUR STARS TOP 10 THE TOP 10 1. Was Bombay near Auckland named after a racehorse, a ship or an early Auckland businessman? 2. What petrol-saving measure was in force from July 1979 to May 1980? 3. What does a cricket umpire signal by raising one arm horizontally? 4. Which animals are attacked by a disease called scrapie? 5. What is the world’s southernmost national capital? 6. What is the world’s northernmost national capital? 7. What is a toxophilite: a scientist concerned with poisons, a tapeworm or a lover of archery? 8. Which band named itself after the two detectives in the Tintin stories? 9. Where did the Wizard of Oz live? 10. Which New Zealand town is furthest from the sea? THE NELSON LEADER, FEBRUARY 6, 2014 23 SUDOKU NZ CROSSWORD 1. Ship, 2. Carless days, 3. No-ball, 4. Sheep and goats, 5. Wellington, New Zealand, 6. Reykjavik, Iceland, 7. Lover of archery, 8. Thomson Twins, 9. Emerald City, 10. Cromwell.
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