2-Speed Crossword

Bray People - - MIND GAMES -

Choose ei­ther the quick or cryptic clues - an­swers are the same.

CRYPTIC CLUES Across 6. Rep­re­sen­ta­tive from the clay-pit (7) 7. It caters for the rest of the driv­ers and pas­sen­gers (5) 9. A green and moun­tain­ous part of France (5) 10. Be­trayal wel­comed by the­atres? (4-3) 12. De­scrip­tive of a so­phis­ti­cated ge­og­ra­phy mas­ter? (7-4) 14. A sharp blow? (7,4) 18. Badly dam­aged wood put in a to­bog­gan (7) 19. I am a long time sup­ply­ing a statue (5) 21. It’s erect, whichever way you look at it (3,2) 22. Ser­vant trou­ble makes them harder to run nowa­days (7) Down 1. Via a se­cluded road? (2-3) 2. A book Ki­pling wrote on love - pop­u­lar in Ja­pan (6) 3. Don’t al­low to catch up (3) 4. One won’t be the first to do it (6) 5. Ask for an­other search? (7) 8. As­so­ciates a hill with cries of pain (7) 11. Soft soap and a face cloth (7) 13. The heart of the mat­ter (7) 15. An even chance the mata­dor will try to avoid (4,2) 16. One anaes­thetic (6) 17. Fac­tor elim­i­nated by di­rect deal­ing (5) 20. Ap­pro­pri­ate piece of lug­gage (3)

QUICK CLUES Across 6. Char­ac­ter­is­tic (7) 7. Road­side ho­tel (5) 9. Cab­bage (5) 10. Suc­cess­ful show (4-3) 12. So­phis­ti­cated (7-4) 14. Keen breeze (7,4) 18. Cut (7) 19. Pic­ture (5) 21. Build (3,2) 22. Pubs (7) Down 1. Side road (2-3) 2. Ja­panese gar­ment (6) 3. Pro­hibit (3) 4. Come af­ter (6) 5. De­mand (7) 8. Men (7) 11. Soft fab­ric (7) 13. Core (7) 15. Spin a coin (4,2) 16. Digit (6) 17. Rep­re­sen­ta­tive (5) 20. Sac (3) SO­LU­TIONS TO LAST WEEK’S 2-SPEED CROSSWORD: Across: 7 Apache; 8 Snatch; 10 Hearten; 11 Faint; 12 Nero; 13 Stern; 17 Thumb; 18 Alto; 22 Ex­tra; 23 Staunch; 24 Scythe; 25 As well. Down: 1 Dash­ing; 2 Catarrh; 3 Whets; 4 Uni­form; 5 Staid; 6 Shots; 9 Anatomist; 14 Sheathe; 15 Flanged; 16 Pot-hole; 19 Lease; 20 Stays; 21 Lasso.

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