2-Speed Crossword

Choose ei­ther the quick or cryp­tic clues – an­swers are the same.

Wicklow People (West Edition) - - MIND GAMES -

CRYP­TIC CLUES Across

1. He makes plans for piece on board (11) 9. As­sign to a quiet head­land (7)

10. An un­truth nat­u­rally be­gins with a for­eigner (5)

11. On which views may be aired, no doubt (5) 12. The Span­ish, for ex­am­ple, take on a worker who is gen­teel (7)

13. No bail for per­son with pink eyes (6) 15. Braved chang­ing part of speech (6) 18. Meat dish is South African cus­tom (7) 20. Drive in the in­terim pell-mell (5)

22. Drain to the low­est point (5)

23. Charge with a num­ber upset by cor­ro­sion (7) 24. Par­lour of­fer­ing space for 1 to sketch in? (7-4)

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2. Very quick to take pi­ano in foray (5) 3. Fab­u­lous an­i­mal with a sin­gle bit of foot­trou­ble? (7)

4. Strong dis­like of com­mu­nist wear­ing some­thing on his head (6)

5. Al­though there’s a point to the story, it’s trite (5)

6. Dis­turb it in a way to get in (7) 7. Ter­ri­fy­ing cure for bald­ness (4-7) 8. Show­ing clev­er­ness in the street makes for lack of steadi­ness (11)

14. Per­son who is ill-man­nered through be­ing jumpy? (7)

16. Fishing-boat has no par­tic­u­lar course (7) 17. Lower my­self to al­low a clergyman around (6) 19. A pointer taken with a bow (5)

21. He con­trolled the un­der­world, but is found in the heav­ens (5)

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