THE ORIG­I­NAL SOUTH AFRICAN CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

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Across

1 Drive home with lim­ited Landy, vom­it­ing left, right, cen­tre — show­ing red flag (6,3,6) 9 Clubs pro­vide zols (6) 10 Ir­ri­tat­ing lack­lus­tre ini­tial

pro­duc­tion of gin (8)

11 Nut leapt over cross (8)

14 No longer skat­ing for po­si­tion

(6)

17 Very care­fully made Fa­ther pop­u­lar holy man, a leader to dis­heart­ened laity (13) 20 Sadly break Aunt Lyd’s place

for wash­ing (7,6)

23 Set­ter’s av­er­age — time to

pass on (6)

25 Book com­plete and mas­terly,

but can be twisted (8)

28 A valet OK — sort of —

with­out shoes (8) 29 Neigh­bour­ing dam dif­fi­cult to

ap­pre­ci­ate prop­erly at first (6) 30 Un­pleas­ant­ness as sand flies

test us mis­er­ably (15)

direc­tion (5)

6 Small konked-out old car (7) 7 Cape Town left pro­vided with

Mus­lim leader (5)

8 Care­fully watch­ing bird

con­tem­plate depth (5-4) 12 Foreign landowner died

fol­low­ing re­treat (5) 13 Cu­ri­ous about num­ber

re­turn­ing very well (5) 15 Dur­ing home-time pop off to

cast metal (5)

16 Ca­vorted about or fell, fi­nally

beaten (9)

17 Cushy and soft and well­cov­ered (5)

18 Say­ing that woman lifts, for

ex­am­ple (5)

19 Ride around, cir­cling en­trance to King­williamstown, an­noyed (5)

21 Sup­plies tip-off: Lions are

af­ter de­serter (7)

22 Defence for Eliot folds (6) 24 Set aside an erf over phone

(5)

25 Man holds up pad­dle at swim

(5)

26 First Prime Min­is­ter to fine-tune HR ur­ban ac­com­mo­da­tion (5) 27 Cook­ing pro­tec­tion for an

ex­pert in­side (5)

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