Compact crossword - The Scotsman 20/05/13

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Monday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 Royal Mail shop (4,6)

8 Gestapo (anag) (7)

9 Impress (5)

10 Gaseous element (4)

11 One’s friends and acquaintances (4)

12 Owing (3)

14 Influx (6)

15 Merry (6)

18 24, 1A (1,1,1)

20 Computer operating system (4)

21 Jane Austen heroine (4)

23 Open (5)

24 Widespread (7)

25 Meaty dish (5,5)

DOWN

1 Impose fraudulently (4,3)

2 Rock (4)

3 Hydrocarbon (6)

4 Curved device used in angling (4-4)

5 Leaf beet (5)

6 Revolving toy (8,3)

7 Fall with outstretched limbs (6-5)

13 Woman who flirts (8)

16 Not concerned with ethics (7)

17 Damp firework (6)

19 Dagger signs (5)

22 Against (4)

Saturday’s solution

Across: 7 Passenger ship, 9 Oration, 10 Genoa, 11 Tied, 12 Hardy, 16 Slump, 17 Tour, 21 Incur, 22 Rattled, 23 Aberdeen Angus.

Down: 1 Sprouts, 2 Escapes, 3 Sepia, 4 Tragedy, 5 Chant, 6 Sprat, 8 Gendarmerie, 13 Florida, 14 College, 15 Prudish, 18 Divan, 19 Screw, 20 Atlas.