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Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - GLOBETROTTING -

ACROSS

1. Board to make progress (3,2)

4. Name the mix­ture pro­duc­ing marsh-gas (7) 8. They pro­vide the op­po­site to out­go­ings (7) 9. The start of the hol­i­days in pleas­ant re­cess (5)

10. In mak­ing a shirt, it may need stitch­ing (4)

11. See 16 Across.

13. Carry a piece of tube around (4)

14. See 3 Down.

16 and 11Ac. No sim­ple sys­tem for pro­duc­ing cap­i­tal ap­pre­ci­a­tion (8,8)

17. Epony­mous hero­ine mak­ing a come-back at the end of the pro­gramme (4)

20. The ways of Ce­cil, one hears (5)

21. Buddy has a row with a chival­rous type (7)

22. An ex­pert at back­ing horses (7)

23. Kind of light found in the cock­pit (5)

DOWN

1. What auc­tion­eers’ thriv­ing busi­nesses are called? (5,8)

2. They tem­po­rar­ily se­cure a levy, we hear (5)

3 and 14Ac. Poor sales­men not specif­i­cally nom­i­nated (8)

4. Con­tem­plat­ing sur­round­ing us with ex­pen­sive pot­tery (6)

5. Sen­si­tive editor made an of­fer (8)

6. In­fantry de­cap­i­tated by bowmen (7)

7. An at­trac­tive de­vice in cur­rent pro­duc­tion (13)

12. Coal-user in a round­about way (8)

13. Pelt with what will ex­plode on a road (7)

15. He shoots at the woodcock on the right (6)

18. One who of­ten changes gear while work­ing (5)

19. It’s a mis­take to move on the ice (4)

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