Cryptic crossword

Harefield Gazette - - LEISURE -

ACROSS

1. Give short change as the

re­sult of an omis­sion (9)

8. Cried qui­etly in the rain (4) 9. Snap du­pli­cate of­fice

pro­ce­dure (9)

11. Squeeze le­mons for grave (6) 12. Pre­serve doc­tor who is

badly lame out­side (6) 13. Get away about this time for

an ad­ven­ture (8)

16. Norm is in street and a road (8)

20. Hilda de­vel­oped a flower (6) 21. Ac­cu­mu­lated knowl­edge

about a tooth? (6) 23. Speak evil of worker

dis­posed to do harm (9)

24. Man from the es­tate agents (4) 25. Its lines travel up and down

the world (9)

DOWN

2. Force­ful, mus­cu­lar fel­lows

held by sur­geon (8) 3. Cer­e­mo­nial se­ries of events (6) 4. Another Amer­i­can pri­vate (2,6) 5. Jumps in the fields in Kent? (4) 6. He takes one girl or another (6) 7. At­ti­tude adopted when

play­ing golf (6) 10. Goya moved by a Hindu

phi­los­o­phy (4) 14. Stick around Dud per­haps,

em­brac­ing (8) 15. In­tended to have formed a

plan (8) 16. Refuse to see joker in­cluded (6) 17. Ac­cept as de­liv­ered (6) 18. Monk ac­cepts noth­ing as

fate (4) 19. Part of Kent that is round

the north-east (6) 22. Can have a ball in Ire­land (4)

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