Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 03/12/14

03/12/14
03/12/14
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Wednesday’s puzzle

ACROSS

Tuesday's solution

Tuesday's solution

1 Flatter warning device on mountain (10)

7 Jack with bird jaw (4)

9 Green part of the countryside (3)

10 Works with enthusiast before a comic musical drama (5,5)

11 Where to put fuel in army vehicle (4)

12 Look then speak to examiners (12)

15 Feeling that I’ve been here before and don’t like it (4,2)

17 Vitamin, the main one possibly (8)

18 Man first about to return record (8)

20 Information the German had on sex (6)

21 Said clergyman, fellow stranger or those who are expendable (6,6)

24 Stare at woman in space (4)

26 Giant struggling in sea to get to ship (10)

27 Jack leaves Jill out of sorts (3)

28 Nothing New York Times gave for stone (4)

29 Get grandad off decorative moulding (3-3-4)

DOWN

2 Lake in resort up in the mountains (4)

3 Ending first period taking land (11)

4 Puzzle about public transport (5)

5 Eccentric not liking to attend (7)

6 He ranting about close shave (4,5)

7 Least bit that has been written down (3)

8 Nun dwelt in rebuilt experimental chamber (4,6)

13 Paid although malfunctioning meter unread (11)

14 No more repetition because there’s always a loss (5,5)

16 A French number having power that cannot be defended (9)

19 Sound the bell after city disturbance (7)

22 Sketched what had happened between being hung and quartered (5)

23 Knot in upended trunk (4)

25 Photographs communion vessel (3)