Check out our bumper 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 lunch for two in the Cavan Crystal Hotel, not to mention a coveted Anglo-Celt pen (details below).


8. Centre discovered in Tullyco remnants (4)

9. Finished military installation for education and training campus (3,2,5)

10. Hire gate another way for Mullagh centre (8)

11. Mythological drink of the Gods (6)

12. Short statistics (5)

13. Criminal association organised work party (4)

15. Short unidentified flying objects (4)

18. Railway from Dromod to Belturbet (5,3,7)

20. Remove cream from milk in Drumcask immediately (4)

21. Male monarch was the captain in 1997 (4)

22. Military exercise boring implement (5)

25. Swanlinbar rower conceals handcart (6)

27. Breffni carton in BJD (5,3)

28. The hero of the half acre (4,6)

29. Jason's mythical ship (4)


1. Arboreal facility at Killykeen (10)

2. Castle in Crossdoney (6)

3. Aides produce thoughts and notions (5)

4. On one occasion in Blacklion centre (4)

5. Releasing differently near Cootehill (9)

6. Cavan town centre makes Owen curt (8)

7. Humble request on both sides of Plush area (4)

14. Kilnahard anchor conceals a lake near Milltown (5)

16. Bay window before gatekeeper's dwelling - a housing scheme in Belturbet (5,5)

17. Birds of prey precede arboreal area in Swanlinbar (9)

19. Marine commanders reset Di's alarm (8)

23. Elongated level surface area at airport (6)

24. Happening when noble leaves benevolent (5)

26. Operatic solo (4)

27. Penny in the USA (4)

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.

There's also a two-course lunch for the Atrium Bar in the Cavan Crystal Hotel up for grabs!

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