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CRYPTIC CLUES ACROSS

1 Heaps of dogs? (6)

4 Fighting together and all about to die (6)

7 A minute mark (4)

8 In truth, the account is the truth! (8)

9 Quiet, having been overpowere­d (7)

12 Provide weapons for a member (3)

14 Literary type with a leaning to the right (6)

15 Turned and fled with detectives in pursuit (6)

16 This nail may be found in a boot (3)

18 English clergyman and builder (7)

22 Perhaps an apt medal for a fruit-grower (4-4)

23 Business policy? (4)

24 Girl with fish to sell down the river (6)

25 Gymnastics only seen outside, in public (6)

DOWN

1 He has been forced into private service (9)

2 Unwillingl­y late (9)

3 Avoided losing Dave’s change (5)

4 Unusually eager to give

consent (5)

5 Hair-fastener? (4)

6 Go in for chips without fish (5)

10 She may have been banned for changing her name (5)

11 Drawing many a primitive means of transport (5)

12 Charge under an agreement

for an instrument (9)

13 Practice making personal deliveries (9)

17 Give an address or a note (5)

19 Prepared to study, at the end of the day (5)

20 Arrived with nothing, but got relief work (5)

21 Saline drip? (4)

QUICK CLUES ACROSS

1 Heaps of stones (6)

4 Confederat­e (6)

7 See (4)

8 Truth (8)

9 Tamed (7)

12 Limb (3)

14 Type used for emphasis (6)

15 Evil-smelling (6)

16 Foot digit (3)

18 Builder (7)

22 Desert-tree (4-4)

23 Row (4)

24 Inform against (6)

25 Publicly (6)

DOWN 1 Recruit (9)

2 Dying without a will (9)

3 Rescued (5)

4 Concur (5)

5 Tress (4)

6 Come in (5)

10 Newly-wed (5)

11 Plan (5)

12 Squeeze-box (9)

13 Practice of delivering babies (9)

17 Speechify (5)

19 Prepared (5)

20 Engraving in relief (5)

21 Rip (4)

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