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Wicklow People (West Edition) - - MIND GAMES -

CRYP­TIC CLUES

Across 1. Not the most di­rect way near the moun­tain road (2-4)

4. It needs sup­port from cer­tain guys to pro­vide him with shel­ter (6) 9. Com­man­der-in-chief re­al­is­ing some changes must be made (13)

10. Dou­ble pace for a dance (3-4) 11. Some­body? Far from it (2-3)

12. Light meal bag hold­ing the end of the ra­tion (5)

14. Sud­den mis­for­tunes for fifty in the prow (5) 18. In the advertisem­ent pas­sion is given pub­lic­ity (5)

19. Go back about a cer­tain num­ber of lines (7) 21. One who is tak­ing physics will re­sort to this (8-5)

22. Make a key three times as big (6) 23. Dan­ger­ous oc­ca­sions come up in the Civil Ser­vice (6) Down 1. Snake got in­side Colom­bian city (6) 2. One card game after an­other will en­able peo­ple to go from bank to bank (7-6) 3. Sup­port a haughty move­ment (5) 5. Mag­a­zine from which dis­turb­ing re­ports could em­anate (7)

6. They look after those who are barred (6,7) 7. Shown the road to travel, we hear, but fixed in one spot (6)

8. An in­cli­na­tion to do some prun­ing in the south-east (5)

13. Does this give added will-power? (7) 15. Spoil the French word for wood­chuck (6) 16. Con­queror of Gaul, to be can­did (5) 17. Parts of rivers that could well be salted (6) 20. The cleric will make some of the civic ar­range­ments (5)

QUICK CLUES

Across 1. Avoid (2-4) 4. Tent-dweller (6) 9. Supreme com­man­der (13) 10. Ball room dance (3-4) 11. No­body (2-3) 12. Light meal (5) 14. Heavy strokes (5) 18. Ven­ti­lated (5) 19. Turn around (7) 21. Drug cabi­net (8-5) 22. Three­fold (6) 23. Un­sta­ble pe­ri­ods (6) Down 1. Cap­i­tal of Columbia (6) 2. Cross­ing place (7-6) 3. Struc­tural mem­ber (5) 5. Arms store (7) 6. Jail of­fi­cials (6,7) 7. Hav­ing ori­gins (6) 8. In­cline (5)

13. Will sup­ple­ment (7) 15. Ro­dent (6) 16. Open (5) 17. Al­lu­vial ar­eas (6) 20. Cler­gy­man (5)

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