Cryp­tic crossword

Harefield Gazette - - LEISURE/GAZETTE PUZZLES -

ACROSS

1. Hot stuff with as­pic cooked

inside (8) 6. Record noth­ing on trade­mark (4) 8. Bomb found un­der­ground? (4) 9. Ex­er­cise of will causes vi­o­lin

to break (8)

10. To­tal loss of form (13)

11. Bank of Scot­land (4) 13. Time to be gone (4) 17. Place for mil­i­tary

op­er­a­tions? (5,8) 20. Sit astride bro­ken lad­der by

the road first (8) 21. Sharp pro­jec­tion at­tacks us be­tween top and bot­tom of trunk (4) 22. Courage needed to pre­vent

skid­ding (4) 23. Mak­ing bring­ing a it for­mal into ac­tion re­quest (8) and

DOWN

2. Get off, it’s on fire (6) 3. Foot­baller who’ll brush aside

the op­po­si­tion? (7) 4. Make petty ar­gu­ments about

the pub­lic, a vil­lager in­cluded (5) 5. Ef­fem­i­nate par­lia­men­tar­ian

car­ries ki­los loosely (7) 6. Go­ing from Honolulu to

Naples us­ing this air­port? (5) 7. Com­plain that rouge’s

be­com­ing messy (6) 12. An­i­mal chained in er­ror (7) 14. Quickly like a bird? (7) 15. End of snow cover for a

sea­son (6) 16. He was be­trayed by Sa­muel’s

lad, it would ap­pear (6)

18. Not the most stale how­ever (5) 19. De­spite a sharp drop is

un­rea­son­ably priced (5)

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