Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 14/03/15

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Saturday’s puzzle

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14/02/15

14/02/15

1 Sport, lovely sort of dance on strand (5,10)

9 Plan to put layers alongside jewel (9)

10 Prepared to study before end of day (5)

11 Western circle’s war cry (5)

12 One hornet bothered nobody else (4,5)

13 Albert Seaman’s place in church (5)

15 Relating to a culmination or about to do with the weather outside (9)

17 Act honestly, maintain confidence (4,5)

19 Terrorists conceal the slip (5)

21 Lawyer finds it as allowable with gold (9)

23 Sri Lankan Jimmy included some Japanese writing system (5)

24 On which one has no obligation to buy (5)

25 Caught, would still be caught if left out (9)

26 Calm down, stop undressing (4,4,5,2)

DOWN

1 Vehicle has started to strike hard to clear a way through the woods (9)

2 Ventilate harbour used by flighty travellers (7)

3 Angry explosive put out (3,2)

4 Musical part of the body? (5)

5 Sole or shark meat in New Zealand (9)

6 Long drink? A very long one (4,2,3)

7 Bath Ada prepared for rascal (1,3,3)

8 Better hen (5)

14 One might be in the habit eating here (9)

15 True, a coin dissolved in the drink! (9)

16 Continued cooking coriander (7,2)

18 Outshine despite loss of light (7)

20 Lock part of covering letter (7)

21 Slap Peter in outer limits of Selkirk (5)

22 They are used to spray garden flowers (5)

23 Cloth that’s uniformly used (5)

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