Two Speed Cross­word

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This two-speed cross­word has two sets of clues, but just one grid. If you can’t solve the Cryp­tic clue, try the Quick.

Cryp­tic Across

6. They took over from the night­shift (7) 7. Her heart is across the At­lantic (5) 9. Le­gal ac­tions? (5) 10. Makes straight

for it (7) 12. An amus­ing host?

(11) 14. Timid ex­tras, per­haps, filling in at another job (11) 18. Af­fected to have worked hard at school (7) 19. Front cover? (5) 21. In­tends to give me a short an­swer (5) 22. A pro­ducer and transporter of coal (7)

Down

1. They’re blown up to pro­vide smoother travel (5) 2. Con­flict over a study for a col­lege head (6) 3. Game on a shoe

string (3) 4. Vis­i­ble re­mains of an an­cient un­der­tak­ing (6) 5. Arched and

jumped (7) 8. Pos­si­bly to many a branch of medicine (7) 11. It was in form

when young (7) 13. Sounds like Dad means to be more dis­tant (7) 15. God that is around for cur­ing pur­poses (6) 16. Eas­ily swayed?

(6) 17. He wants a hand

(5) 20. Pea jacket? (3)

Quick Across

6.Night­clothes (7) 7. Girl’s name (5) 9. Acts (5) 10. Straight­ens out (7) 12. Per­former (11) 14. Dead an­i­mal-stuffer

(11) 18. Ex­am­ined (7) 19. Pro­tec­tive gar­ment

(5) 21. Method (5) 22. Miner (7)

Down

1.Wheel cov­er­ings (5) 2. Care­taker (6) 3. La­bel (3) 4. Burial mounds (6) 5. Sprung over (7) 8. Phys­i­cal struc­ture

(7) 11. Young hare (7) 13. More dis­tant (7) 15. El­e­ment (6) 16. Lithe (6) 17. Lover (5) 20. Seed case (3)

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