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9 Old scal­lop ra­tion didn’t start

with per­cent­age! (11,4) 10 Tower over pet eels (7) 12 Green Treaty was un­fair

ar­range­ment (3,4) 13 Ab­hor­rent tanner con­spired

around pet (9)

14 Bite first dog back and land

in this (5)

15 Rec­om­mended lawyer to

one’s news­pa­per chief (7) 18 Kgala­gadi holds small tri­fle (7) 21 Very old Suid-Afrikaanse

Lug­di­ens first burst (5)

23 In bind about length of rough

(9)

25 Grow is­land on ac­count (7) 26 Gos­siper will let tart off (7) 29 State praises bi­lady and

Wil­hel­mus (8,7) Down

1 Contact adopted by Jour­nal:

Ensovoorts (4)

2 Spots a cold North-East­erly (4) 3 Rushes wildly to slam

at­ten­dants (8)

4 Run for Bri­tish Air­ways kale

salad (6)

5 Shook and fought about ras­cal

(8)

6 Ha­rassed poor nag then

mar­ried (6)

7 Cut cord at speed (8)

8 Heav­ens shine through hole in

ceil­ing (8)

11 Rage against time, right to the

death (5)

15 Avoids dis­coloura­tion in mus­cles (8) 16 Make love at big town pace (8) 17 Ap­proach to view yard lay­out

(8)

19 Watch PETA sect have a

ca­denza (8)

20 Clean name in pro­mo­tion (5) 22 Pine for state (6)

24 Worker comes up wear­ing hat

and has quick sleep (6) 27 Ogle erot­i­cally, hid­ing in­side

(4)

28 Be­come im­pru­dent when caught in out­skirts of Re­hoboth (4)

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