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How this spe­cial puz­zle works: If your en­try is first out of the hat, you win £25 for ev­ery cor­rect an­swer, and if you’ve cor­rectly com­pleted the lot, we’ll make the win­ning to­tal up to £1,000! Fill in the coupon on page 45 and send the whole page to en­ter.

ACROSS 7 On tap (beer) (7) 8 Poi­son (7) 9 An­gling wa­ters (7)

10 Short­ened (7) 12 Holy and pro­tected (10)

13 Ro­man item of at­tire (4) 15 Hardly weigh­ing any­thing (5,2,1,7) 18 Bi­cy­cle‑wheel cover­ing (4)

19 Harsh treat­ment (10) 21 Blow up

(a bal­loon) (7)

23 Audi­bil­ity dis­tance (7) 24 Small tablemat (7) 25 Un­ven­ti­lated, stuffy (7)

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1 As a gen­eral rule (10) 2 Novel’s cre­ator (6) 3 Force of per­son­al­ity (8) 4 Con­cealed de­cay (3,3) 5 Per­se­vere doggedly (4,2,2) 6 An­i­mal pelt (4) 11 Spooky, weird (7) 14 Glass‑cov­ered struc­ture (10) 16 Tak­ing no no­tice (8) 17 Highly de­lighted (8) 19 Sales talk (6) 20 Bod­ily tis­sue pro­vid­ing strength (6) 22 Cosy niche (4)

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