CRYPTIC CROSS­WORD

Evening Times - - THE WORLD TODAY - MAC­BETH

ACROSS

1 Of­fi­cial crossing place (7,5)

9 Sets aside oc­ca­sions to re­strict medics with­out cover (9)

10/20 Dis­man­tling NHS, boor joins top Tory

(5,7)

11/21 Neu­rol­o­gist can ma­nip­u­late South­side MSP (6,8)

12 Banks are cor­rupt in the mid-west (8) 13 Self-cen­tred­ness, per­haps, is in or­der (6) 14 Mighty heave al­most cap­tur­ing debtor fac­ing fine (8)

17 Medium or im­pres­sively large por­trait heads are not vul­gar (3,5)

19 Just start­ing to get in car be­fore head­ing to Scot­tish in­lets (6)

21 See 11

23 It’s com­ing back around, hav­ing fought ir­reg­u­larly for a quick look (6)

25 Starts to feel sick af­ter bit of fish turns, smells bad (5)

26 Press­ing game in golf? (9) 27 Un­der­went change of heart, per­haps coaches lost one stuck in ground (12)

DOWN

2 Used train to ar­rive at Aberdeen Gram­mar, per­haps, in tra­di­tional style (3,6) 3 Scenes caused by sweet­heart in pubs (7) 4 Dis­turbed ris­ing star hav­ing fi­nal at­tempt (4) 5 End of the line for Tel­ly­tubby, busted about broad­cast (3,5)

6 Ar­chi­tect of aus­ter­ity hatched in Aus­tralia, so it’s said (7)

7 Run­ner Lynsey first fin­ished last, but goes on and on (5)

8 Putting ef­fort into tak­ing plea­sure in top­less cre­at­ing (12)

9/22/15 11Ac on 10Ac – Dodgy and in poor con­di­tion, like a frayed pho­to­copier ca­ble? (9,3,5,3,6)

16 Cham­pi­ons fi­nal mounts head off (8) 18 When Fringe Fes­ti­val’s on be­side a Ge­or­gian city? (7)

20 See 10 Across

22 See 9

24 Cen­tres of knowl­edge and ex­cel­lence host­ing univer­sity break (4)

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