Compact crossword - The Scotsman 11/02/2015

Compact crossword 11/02/2015
Compact crossword 11/02/2015
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Wednesday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

7 Bantu warrior (4)

8 Cricket fielding position (5,3)

9 Teenager (5)

10 Fib (7)

12 Opposite of wane (3)

13 _ series (of numbers) (9)

16 Many-talented (9)

17 Indian rule (3)

19 Dutch province and city (7)

21 Fiery particle (5)

23 Printing block surface (8)

24 Fleece (4)

DOWN

1 Mechanise (8)

2 Sandwich (colloq) (5)

3 Certificate of Secondary Education in England (1,1,1)

4 Stop work (4,5)

5 Endless (7)

6 Accomplishment (4)

11 Ridiculously inexpensive (4,5)

14 Virtual space on the internet (4,4)

15 Sturgeon (7)

18 Deposit eggs (5)

20 Playthings (4)

22 Zodiacal lion (3)

Tuesday’s solution

Across: 1 Sustenance, 8 Earning, 9 Panto, 10 Prey, 11 Plea, 12 Doe, 14 Extras, 15 Wealth, 18 Due, 20 Tyro, 21 Dill, 23 Niger, 24 Travels, 25 Transcends.

Down: 1 Surfeit, 2 Slim, 3 Engulf, 4 Appeared, 5 Caned, 6 Resplendent, 7 Nonetheless, 13 Cast-iron , 16 Loiters, 17 Critic, 19 Eager, 22 Tarn.