CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

Sunday Tasmanian - Tassie Living - - PUZZLE -

ACROSS

3 It takes such dra­mas to disturb th­ese brave men in the arena ( 8) 7 You see me rude but look again and you’ll find I’m some­what mod­est ( 6) 8 The an­swer to a mishap ( 8) 9 Al­most smaller dis­turbed king­doms ( 6) 10 A good al­ter­na­tive to the de­mon ale ( 8) 11 On a theme and writ­ten by the lit­tle sis­ter ( 6) 14 Be­gins again about cur­rent events ( 6) 17 The copies are put in their right place, Sir ( 8) 18 You find that Ir­ish­man in a film ( 6) 19 A ver­bal vari­a­tion I see as likely to change ( 8) 20 This old king can start up that ve­hi­cle ( 6) 21 “Stripey” shows anger when on the set ( 8)

DOWN

1 I im­plore you to be seen cut­ting up the cheese ( 7) 2 You may hurt the girl with that Navy sword ( 7) 3 One dis­ease that is soon spot­ted ( 7) 4 I posed with a fatty char­ac­ter ( 7) 5 Use a knife and do some work in the theatre ( 7) 6 Be firm with golfers friends but make them com­fort­able ( 7) 11 Gets on well and be­gins han­dling riv­ets ( 7) 12 You err in that poem about the leader ( 7) 13 I take time to get at it and copy it ( 7) 14 What one should show to a wan­der­ing spec­tre ( 7) 15 King of the planet? ( 7) 16 Wasn’t left to you to eat them ( 7)

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