Crossword 9171 by Arahoden

Check out our latest crossword by our mystery compiler Arahoden. As usual, you can expect some Cavan twists. Print it out, complete it and enter our competition to win a coveted Anglo-Celt pen (details below).


1. Sounds like the head monk is a nutritional producer in Cootehill (6)

4 . Spanish Queen who financed Columbus (8)

9. Hand tool for garden and cement (6)

10. IDA grace agitated Lake in Leitrim (8)

12. A lake outside Cootehill reorganised in gallons (9)

13. Work dough when mandrake loses arm (5)

14. Cuilcagh caves plans lagoons carelessly (12)

18. Cavan town recreational venue (3,5,4)

21. The H sound (5)

22. Cavity for the organ of sight (3,6)

24. Exercises power over operating mechanisms (8)

25. Looter returns to update machinery (6)

26. Completes Templeport GAA club (2,6)

27. National count delayed by Covid (6)


1. Elegant African game species (8)

2. Motor vehicle market for household goods (4,4)

3. Eighth letter of the Greek alphabet (5)

5. Church in Swanlinbar Hall in Cavan Town (2,10)

6. Grab chalk accidentally for Lough near Finea (9)

7. Hang around both sides of Loreto writer (6)

8. List of meeting matters (6)

11. Lake of the Fairy Pool (5,7)

15. Scoil Náisiúnta Béal Átha Conaill (5,4)

16. Former Cavan based coaches (8)

17. Traditional crossroads game upsets silk test (8)

19. Centre in Ballyconnell (6)

20. Fixed number of verse lines (6)

23. Corpulent when Lot leaves obsolete (5)

To enter: Print out the crossword, complete it and post your entry to The Anglo-Celt, Crossword Competition, Kilmore Business Park, Dublin Road, Cavan, to be in with a chance of winning one of our coveted Anglo-Celt pens and for the glory, of course.

Please remember to put the volume number of your entry on the outside of your submission.


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