The thematic phrase is ‘The Waves’, shown in a wave pattern in the grid. It is the title of a novel by 29A/33; 8, 30 and 36 are types of ocean waves; 14, 16 and 32 are other types of waves.
First prize Bob Wightman, Harpenden, Herts
Runners-up Tony Dew, London SW13; Frank Upton, Solihull, West Midlands
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