The Herald - The Herald Magazine : 2020-07-11

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Puzzles

PUZZLES DOUBLE CROSSWORD WORD WHEEL 21. One who goes jogging to stagger round the top of the road (7) 22. Adjust the rate on secure valuable possession­s (8) 23. Collection of stock invested in other debentures (4) You have 10 minutes to find as many words as possible using the letters in the wheel. Each must use the hub letter and at least 3 others. Letters may be used only once. You cannot use plurals, foreign words or proper nouns. There is at least one 9-letter word to be found. L O Down 1. A doleful tale from Jim Reade (8) 2. Acted violently and somehow set about the doctor (5) 4. Inconsiste­nt descriptio­n of mended clothing (6) 5. Thought of French freedom (12) 6. See Moll fuddled with wine (7) 7. See 19 Down 8. The peroration such as “Time Gentlemen Please”! (7,5) 12. The sort of classes certain to be in unusually idle surroundin­gs (8) 14. In a licentious spree, the French do some backslidin­g (7) 16. There’s nothing missing from a modified reactor to make a big hole (6) 18. Turner’s rounded effect comes from this (5) 19 & 7Dn. It’s paid immediatel­y in accordance with the Shops Act! (4,4) U P C T A TR How you rate: 15, average; 25, good; 35, very good; 40 or more, excellent. QUICK CLUES Down Across SPIRAL 1. Envy (8) 2. Pass (5) 4. Fame (6) 5. Spineless (12) 6. Lack (7) 7. Period of time (4) 8. In ratio (12) 12. Phrase (8) 14. Gem (7) 16. Eatable (6) 18. Lament (5) 19. Serene (4) 1. Jerk (4) 3. Usual (8) 9. Tablet (7) 10. View (5) 11. Dominant (12) 13. Drink (6) 15. Harsh (6) 17. Confusion (12) 20. Once more (5) 21. Amid (7) 22. Posed (8) 23. Kind (4) Starting from 1, fill in the grid clockwise with four-letter words. The last letter of each word becomes the first letter of the next to reveal the seven-letter key word in the shaded boxes. CRYPTIC CLUES Across 13. Providing publicity for one in a cartel (6) 15. Go into mourning Ð I verge on breakdown (6) 17. They support all sorts of blooming things (6-6) 20. The sort of weight to keep the sheets in place (5) 1. Barely fair (4) 3. Complaint that’s quickly passed on (8) 9. It’s just a little radical (7) 10. Is inclined towards medieval tournament­s (5) 11. Comes into contact with the beak and pays! (5,3,4) 1 2 3 9 10 14 15 8 11 4 16 SUDOKU CNOADMEWTO­HREDCELEBR­ITY 13 12 Codeword is the crossword puzzle with no clues. The number in each square correspond­s to a letter. Work out the words in the grid using the letters provided. Fill in these known letters first, then use skill and judgement to work out the others. 7 6 5 1 9 8 5 10. Former Russian emperor 11. Rapid surprise attack 12. Entrance 13. Regrets 14. Ice crystal flakes 15. Have on as clothing 16. Throw dice 1. Parsley, say 2. Forehead 3. Marries 4. Leg part 5. Midday 6. Standard 7. Untidy state 8. Look for 9. Make woollens Surname 1 14 5 3 1 2 15 H 5 2 3 6 8 3 16 8 7 4 17 3 6 9 5 5 18 Keyword clue: 6 19 4 8 1 4 LPArSevTio­WuEs EdKay’S’sSsOolLuUt­iToInOsNS 7 20 1 7 2 DODUOBULBE­LECCRROOSS­SWWOORRDD:: CrCyrpytpi­cti:c:AAccroross­s: N1A2M73=EWATH,,E214C8E==LKQE,B,2R15IT9=Y=CY,, 8 21 206=LE,. 21=X, 22=C, : 6RCatoendt;en8t;M7oGnsutid­eer;; 9DFelceiem­t;a1l;01C0uRttie­grhst;; P2R3IN=IC, E24W=INL,L2IA5M=M, 7 9 1212CSotmo­rmekeenetp­areyr; 1514ESasey­crsetagrie­s; 1818SMenoo­isr;te1n9; 2121PDonri­dede;rs2;22B2uPnlta­ining.. DDowown:n:11TMraodue­lsdm; en’s; 22SAticttk­e;s3t; E3dAanmd; 4 68SBtyugni­akner;s1; gu1n3sM; 1e3moOirbs­s;erver; 1415ARsian­sinpe;d1; 616AEcnroa­scsts; 1717DSinta­inrt;;20 NCiupts.. 5 9 7 9 22 2N6IN=EER.: INTERPLAY NINER: 10 23 8 3 7 6 FWAOCREDTS­IPOIRUASL: 1R9unWnain­stge;; 1 Twig; 2 Gust; 3 Tuna; 4 Aunt; ; 93 FHilamk;a1; 0 Meek; Noeueds; 11 24 I W5 OTRouDr;S6PIRAunLg: ;17SGloawrb; 28 WBeisehf;; 411AKmilen­n;;152 613SDhuta;l;71T4aLlca;rd8;Cage; 915EcDhood;o1; 016OOticu;zo. 1K1eyCwaos­rdh:; 13 Drop; 14 Pail; 15 Lime; 16 Errs. Corsica. 4EmLubslte­rem; ;55AEdnotrr­naendc;e; 11ToWyroit­huers; 12 25 13 26 ; B12azHoeoa­kda;. 7 8 3 6 QuQiucikc:kA: Accrorosss: : 6OVrmolueb­r;le8; 9PCotlaibm­le; ;1100ToCrrt­ouwren; D7 eGvrieaete­d;; Keyword: 7 9 1212VeRgee­liatabtiil­oitny; 1514SDhoev­rti-oluivsende;ss; 1818DPerbe­asra;g1e9; 2121MFuunn­dnayn; e2;22Q2uLibik­belen.. DDowown:n:11CJoomlly­p;ressed; 22SNmuitbh­i;le3; 44ABdhruet­rael; 5 6 111NDoinvc­uhlgaela; n1t3; 1315EIxnts­earnae;l;16 1417CQomua­blmin;e2; 16 Issued; 17 Evoke; 20WORReDly­W. 5 3 1 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z ; SUDOKU 8 4 9 1S9hrKivae­plu; t; 27 36 14 98 65 21 59 83 47 77 63 28 98 54 42 95 39 1 65 42 NINER 99 34 75 18 56 61 1 72 82 75 73 69 36 43 84 28 3CSribly;; SEevcarceu­tea;te; 8LaCcoomnb­icin; e; 28 34 59 81 56 27 14 37 96 2 9 8 7 5 Each number from 1 to 9 represents a different letter. Solve the clues and insert the letters in the appropriat­e squares to discover a word which uses all nine letters. 66 15 17 78 49 14 82 9 93 75 43 34 51 82 72 63 85 26 Fearful; Shabby; 0 Cut. 41 21 87 67 63 82 9 54 35 3 7 29 48 56 52 96 78 47 1 3 THE CLUES 5122934 5348321 6172 HEEL: 4 62 78 29 11 35 83 97 62 37 93 85 75 81 91 gives a type of boat; gives a type of boat; gives part of a boat. IMMEDIACY. 36 57 59 38 1 61 12 29 4 WORD WHEEL: 44 97 13 38 15 66 26 97 98 42 83 25 56 34 7 85 WCORDEKWHO­ORDR:S1E=.W, 2=J, 3=V, 4=Z, 5=Y, 6=R, 3 2 9 1 29 76 61 44 29 78 51 83 CO7D=ESW, O8R=DH:, 19=G, 21=0=KI,, 3=1H1=, Z1,36==OR, , 7=1J4,=8N=, S1,5=9U=A, 11=7V=,X1, 21=8O=M, 1, 31=9=F,T, 142=0D=D, ,1251==TB, 1, 62=2=P,L, 52 15 13 38 52 87 78 21 69 56 97 42 16 64 4 93 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Q4,=1U2,=5P=, 1, 61=0F=,B, 6 4 7 5 78 65 72 32 44 56 91 83 19 56 29 63 89 37 28 75 1 4

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