CRYP­TIC CROSS­WORD

No. 1535

Sunday Tasmanian - Tassie Living - - PUZZLES -

ACROSS

4 Ei­ther lower the weight or lower the price ( 6) 7 Sings for the drinkers and I note how ( 8) 8 Never mind some of them how­ever ob­nox­ious they are ( 6) 9 Later I’ve to seek out a fam­ily mem­ber ( 8) 11 In the Alps a car has no right to carry such beasts ( 7) 13 Sit this one out ( 7) 15 Seek­ing dates? Here’s the very place for you ( 7) 17 Try­ing to make it cross ( 7) 20 Sets me apart so I steal away ( 8) 23 Looked hor­rid so gave it a fresh start and a hot one too ( 6) 24 Form an opin­ion that it’s time to take your seat ( 8) 25 Leave aban­doned in cen­tral Lon­don ( 6)

DOWN

1 Amazed some when they had trou­ble find­ing the exit ( 4) 2 That’s right, Vila’s where such com­peti­tors are to be found ( 6) 3 Bear with him, he’s just ex­er­cis­ing ( 4) 4 Some more ve­loc­ity seen in such mer­ry­mak­ing ( 5) 5 This is the one to back ( 6) 6 The coun­try for earth­en­ware? ( 5) 9 Cor­ro­sion I see very ev­i­dent in the coun­try ( 6) 10 De­struc­tive lads seen in a van ( 7) 12 For­merly for pun­ish­ment and now put away for later ( 6) 14 Os­car! I refuse it! ( 6) 16 Fright­ens some to see Capone with those weapons ( 6) 18 Love to sort it out for you hens! ( 5) 19 Helped those raided to get right out ( 5) 21 Some solemn prom­ise! That’s a hot one! ( 4) 22 Al­most beats them and gets them down ( 4)

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