CRYP­TIC CROSS­WORD

Metro (UK) - - PUZZLES -

ACROSS

6. They took over from the night shift (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 shoe­string (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)

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