Two-speed cof­fee­break

Blairgowrie Advertiser - - PUZZLES -

Two sets of clues – but the an­swers are the same

CRYPTIC CLUES ACROSS

1 Heath has time for car (5) 4 Money for of­fi­cers (5) 7 Woman gets mar­ried

with en­ergy (3) 9 Wild ca­pers pro­duce tricky sit­u­a­tion (6) 11 En­tice­ment for horse? (4) 12 Feel modest about growth (3) 13 Crit­i­cise ex­pert get­ting a univer­sal rem­edy (7) 15 Play­wright has right pe­riph­eral (7) 18 An­i­mal in glasses (3) 19 Test for­mer spouse in the morn­ing (4) 20 Re­sent­ment is

strangely rugged (6) 23 Hearsay about organ (3) 24 Come in from bar­ren

ter­rain (5) 25 Prin­ci­ple of re­versibil­ity? (5)

DOWN

1 Teacher has bit of tri­umph (11) 2 Re­moval in­cludes eggs (3) 3 Tear out of Tripoli (3) 5 Crawler in charge of jelly (5) 6 Make bed use­ful for ac­coun­tant? (11) 8 Won­der­ful game is played (4) 10 Drama about an an­i­mal (3) 13 Favourite cat, say (3) 14 Nei­ther out of ig­no­rance (3) 16 In­ap­pro­pri­ate sort of paint (5) 17 Bor­der of hedges (4) 18 Maiden’s help (3) 21 Ro­dent in­side crate (3) 22 You re­laxed around river (3)

QUICK CLUES ACROSS

1 Engine (5) 4 Al­loy (5) 7 Vigour (3) 9 Abrade (6) 11 Stim­u­lus (4) 12 Com­monly dis­eased tree (3) 13 Cure-all (7) 15 Of­fice ap­pli­ance (7) 18 Don­key (3) 19 Test (4) 20 Griev­ance (6) 23 Lis­ten­ing organ (3) 24 Go in (5) 25 Set of be­liefs (5)

DOWN

1 Great work of art (11) 2 Egg cells (3) 3 Tear (3) 5 Savoury jelly (5) 6 Ac­count­ing doc­u­ment (11) 8 Huge (4) 10 Male sheep (3) 13 Do­mes­tic an­i­mal (3) 14 And not (3) 16 Un­suit­able (5) 17 Mar­gin (4) 18 As­sis­tance (3) 21 Traitor (3) 22 English river (3)

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