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).


1. Keegan’s reel maybe entrances to the birthplace of St Kilian (5,2,7)

10. Primary educational institution in Dowra (2,5)

11. Previously owned vehicle (4-3)

12. Release representative for an uncontracted player (4,5)

13. Yeats' county (5)

14. Large US deer remain when he leaves shekel (4)

15. Only Nick constructs a lake at Belturbet (8)

18. Bird of peace with rear end to fit together tightly (8)

20. Worry unnecessarily over part of a guitar (4)

23. Entertain in Farnham usefully (5)

25. Train gran another way telling a story (9)

26. Cold-blooded savage converted main Hun (7)

27. Concrete structures already prepared (7)

28. Historical experience hub in Mullagh (8,6)


2. Track and field competitor (7)

3. Former trading place for hens' produce in Cavan Town (3,6)

4. Edible mollusc found in Carrickaboy's territory (6)

5. Scottish Ben precedes lodge outside Cootehill (8)

6. Welsh emblems (5)

7. Public sale by lots (7)

8. Musical agreement precedes altitudes for Cavan Town estate (7,7)

9. Church of Ireland episcopal division near Cootehill (8,6)

16. Fear Canon reformed place for Naomh Fionnán (9)

17. Irish land of eternal youth (3,2,3)

19. Rev. Chou changed a money certificate (7)

21 Slender atmosphere maybe a place to vanish into (4,3)

22. Capricorn or cancer (6)

24. Páirc in Butlersbridge (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.

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.