CRYP­TIC CLUES

The Star Early Edition - - TONIGHT PUZZLES -

ACROSS 1 Dead ringer is im­i­tat­ing Peg's be­hav­iour (8,5) 10 Ar­rive pe­ri­od­i­cally inside com­plex univer­sity (7) 11 Rings about train ac­ci­dent in the prov­ince (7) 12 Drops state rule (4) 13 Wran­gle a great deal with piles of dis­cards (10) 15 Dis­patch it, wrapped in salad veg­etable (8) 16 Writ­ing by the Span­ish com­poser (6) 19 Tried a va­ri­ety of in­vec­tive (6) 21 Fine to in­ter­rupt men, it's dif­fer­ent from a sym­bolic at­tempt (8) 24 Re­lease cin­ema pro­duc­tion by the crown (10) 25 After the first quar­ter of an hour, lis­tener has to pay at­ten­tion (4) 27 Take another look at her knitwear? (7) 28 Twitch fol­lows bad case of self-denying (7) 29 Stately state race (5,8) DOWN 2 Not en­tirely crazy about (7) 3 Take eva­sive ac­tion, let­ting heads duck (4) 4 Die in act at play or show (8) 5 Made ball go around the world (6) 6 Ham­mer and tack used to make union bro­ker (10) 7 Put up pa­per and light deck (7) 8 Sort of pas­try crust - even made out to be a time saver (5,3) 9 Cheers re­sound­ing from some school pupils (4) 14 Sooth­say­ing be­fore speech (10) 17 Trans­lated rime into tongue of hu­mor­ous verse (8) 18 Im­age left or­gan­ist at in­ter­vals (8) 20 Ex­tremely rude player made a pile (7) 22 Re­luc­tance to move from a form of end­less lin­ear­ity (7) 23 Told to dig be­tween two poles (6) 24 Noble head of monar­chy re­moved from tur­bu­lent realm (4) 26 Sound re­flected in the cho­rus (4)

YES­TER­DAY’S SO­LU­TION

Across: - 1 School teacher. 10 Umpteenth. 11 Event. 12 Shinto. 13 Pris­oner. 14 Open up. 15 Yar­mulke. 18 Es­capism. 20 An­kles. 22 Con­spire. 24 Her­mit. 27 Smelt. 28 Bot­toms up. 29 At the same time.

Down: - 2 Cap­size. 3 Overtrump. 4 Line. 5 Ethe­real. 6 Chess. 7 Eter­nal. 8 Juts. 9 Stark­ers. 14 Over­cast. 16 Mangetout. 17 As­cribes. 19 Con­tent. 21 Lump sum. 23 Pitch. 25 Type. 26 Item.

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