CRYP­TIC CROSS­WORD: NO. 28,163

Jamaica Gleaner - - LEISURE -

Across

1 Mem­ber of the up­per class (5-6) 9 Came back with a diet de­signed for the un­der­nour­ished (9) 10 Isle ev­ery­one goes round to (5) 11 Fool it’s silly to help (6) 12 One who would lose sta­tus as union mem­ber (8) 13 Ca­pac­ity to get on af­ter bit­ter­ness? (6) 15 Freshly ap­pointed per­son that will make a clean sweep? (3,5) 18 Mys­tery in­volved num­ber en­ter­ing reg­u­lar cor­re­spon­dence (8) 19 A French diet blended to­gether (6) 21 At­trac­tive worker takes part (8) 23 They are em­ployed in the theatre or in re­li­gious work (6) 26 Call for peace and quiet (5) 27 Leave out pri­est adapt­able team should wel­come in (9) 28 Eaten cold it could pro­vide en­joy­ment (11)

Down

1 The fe­male fringe in Amer­i­can busi­ness (7)

2 They show you the bones of an un­known num­ber of fish (1-4)

3 One part of a frozen wa­ter­fall? (9)

4 Darn pos­si­bly vis­i­ble in coat hem (4)

5 Press, for ex­am­ple, set up ref­er­ees (8)

6 Ar­rive at straight stretch of river (5)

7 Ris­ing im­pu­dence over dour trav­eller (7)

8 Firm needs a line go­ing to Shang­hai, say, in China (8)

14 French news­pa­per ac­cepts ar­ti­cle that’s re­fresh­ing (8)

16 Grad­u­ate en­ter­tains a slim­mer’s ob­jec­tive – eat­ing off this? (4,5)

17 Oliver sees worm wrig­gling in re­treat (8)

18 Trains groups of like-minded philoso­phers (7)

20 See Cin­ders in trans­for­ma­tion (7)

22 Rib­bon of quiet deep colour (5)

24 Took a pic­ture show­ing an­i­mal in the zoo (5)

25 The last char­ac­ter to join in Con­ser­va­tive el­e­ment (4)

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