T S E T R N S ... ?
and this one:
S T N D R D T ... ?
and finally, try this one:
E E I L P P R T ... ?
(they have no connection with each other whatsoever).
A Larousse Desk Reference Encyclopedia will be awarded to the first correct answer opened on 28 August. Answers to: Saturday Pastimes, the Independent, 1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5DL.
3 August answers:
Steven Redgrave (starved revenge); Coxless pairs (closes praxis), Gold medals (small dodge) Winner: DG Browning (Leicester).