Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 03/04/15

03/04/15

03/04/15

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Friday’s puzzle

ACROSS

Thursday's solution

Thursday's solution

1 Arrived on set to make Richard Harris film (7)

5 Did this writer show haste to get himself killed? (7)

9 Warning seen at entrance to clinic (7)

10 Food for enthusiasts served with loud flourish (7)

11 Silent unrest among lionesses (9)

12 Throw out what’s left _ contents of one pancake, and ... (5)

13 ... fizzy drinks having also dash of garnish (5)

15 Score one run at very popular track (3,6)

16 Very very small advance of money from American to Military Intelligence Corps (9)

18 Observe girl’s affection for article of clothing (5)

21 Organised heating system at large farm (5)

22 Ways of measuring resistance to the shambles of The Somme added to the finality of war (9)

24 Hairstyle worn by John Scot in bygone era (7)

26 American writer reflected on reduced numbers of engineers (7)

27 Give up hope in France of these two (7)

28 Carry out a chemical test at what’s said to be parsimonious charge (7)

DOWN

1 Toss coin using GPS to construct rows of stone on top of walls (7)

2 Is this the eventual state of bewitched admirer? (7)

3 Make up stories about, for example, Belgian city (5)

4 Spurs changed second player with free chance to score at Epsom station (9,6)

5 Have nothing to say when rubbish originally turned out over editorial (6,2,7)

6 See in nature the beginnings of wickedness (3)

7 Sadly aligned with selling drugs (7)

8 While still a child, became recluse (7)

12 Existence of high society singer who’s taken drug ... (5)

14 ... and co-starring trumpeter at whose feet children were seated (5)

16 Grovelled ignominiously to redcaps (7)

17 Ben’s packages are located in Indian city (7)

19 Foreign voice to be in charge (7)

20 German city hosts Council of Europe with vital force (7)

23 Still time to get to function (5)

25 This girl has lost first enthusiasm in notion (3)

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