2-SPEED CROSS­WORD

Quick cross­word an­swers also fit the large grid.

Bristol Post - - PUZZLES -

CRYP­TIC CLUES: Across

1. Some A-Z on es­tab­lished ar­eas (5)

4. A wel­come sur­prise as dogs run to the fin­ish (7)

8. Grad­u­ate next to stu­dent on way to Bib­li­cal city (7)

9. Ab­so­lute rub­bish from the singer with The Supremes? (5)

10. New name for a prayer end­ing (4)

11. Mo­tives might be to rule riot out of or­der (8)

13. Greek god's back in Egypt (4)

14. In­tend to be tight-fisted (4)

16. Richard got sent out some­how and laid low (8)

17. Sign that the cap­tain's back (4)

20. Per­fect – I dis­trib­ute the cards (5)

21. Some kan­ga­roos ter­rify a bird (7)

22. Mr. Kelly's is the first book (7)

23. Some mea­gre beak of a bird (5)

Down

1. Brings Zoe's car over stripes on the road (5,8)

2. Jack, the French mem­ber of the gen­try (5)

3. Sailor last out? (4)

4. Mild man tak­ing on the French (6)

5. Co­me­dian Ken had English wine and moved un­steadily (8)

6. Mak­ing noise or wear­ing away (7)

7. Health ser­vice worker out to tend Sir Cur­tis (8,5)

12. He's cruel to upset a labourer! (8)

13. Doc­tor re­mov­ing bone from fish (7)

15. Brides tidy up the rub­ble (6)

18. Pos­si­ble re­mit of a bishop (5)

19. Leav­ing with­out one's medal (4)

QUICK CLUES: Across

1. Ball (5)

4. Ex­pand (7)

8. Pros­per (7)

9. Di­a­dem (5)

10. De­tail (4)

11. Con­trite (8)

13. Mild (4)

14. Yield (4)

16. In­tu­ition (8)

17. Girl (4)

20. Lift (5)

21. Pas­sion­ate (7)

22. Di­verge (7)

23. Chasm (5)

Down

1. Em­i­nent (13)

2. Re­cess (5)

3. Flat (4)

4. Un­ex­pected (6)

5. Kept (8)

6. Cir­cus act (7)

7. Cal­lous­ness (13)

12. Min­imise (8)

13. Ab­sent (7)

15. En­try (6)

18. Friend­ship (5)

19. Set­tee (4)

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