The Cairns Post

CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

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Across 1.

Located some fish for the homeless one (9)

5. It’s up to store and down for a rest (3)

7. What he may do to the bank we hear (6)

8. Blocked, prim and properly (6)

10. Being drunk he got away we hear (8)

14. He’s a one-eyed columnist in in London (6)

15. No great arrangemen­t, maybe, but it is the way to do things (6)

17. Artie shy? Otherwise he may go into panic mode (8)

20ac & 11dn. You have to go round and round it to go up and down (6,9)

22. See 1 Down

23. It’s up for the clothes and down for the tent (3)

24. Creepy hat could be the one to copy (9)

Down

1dn & 22ac. Maybe mind readers, Alf, but it goes up to come down (8,6)

2. It goes up when it comes down (8)

3. The princess goes to the parsonage house to look up and maybe write it down (9)

4. It’s up for clothes and down for dancing (3)

5. Raise something that goes up and down (4)

6. Has to go down to come up – after a wind up (4)

9. Used initially so the computer doesn’t go down (3)

11. See 20 Across

12. Wild yarn about window’s opening fashion (8)

13. Can prevent injury (8)

16. Will arrive in Greece on the seventh … (3)

18. … initally as speedily as Prost … (4)

19. … and call for the jewellery … (4)

21. … and see if the girl from Madagascar is there (3)

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