June 17, 2012 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

MPP – 001 (Review)

Monthly Prize Puzzle No 1 (June 2012) by Zaphod

In association with Hamlyn Books,

the publishers of Telegraph Crossword Books

A review by Prolixic

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Congratulations to Michael Swanston (Mike in Amble) who is the winner of our very first Monthly Prize Puzzle. His name was randomly selected from the correct entries received.

Solvers were asked to identify the connection between the four names revealed by the perimeter of the completed crossword. Starting at 5d and reading clockwise, the four names were Sinha, Hegerty, Wallace and Labbett. These are the surnames of the four chasers on the British game show The Chase broadcast on ITV and hosted by Bradley Walsh.

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