Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 18/07/15

18/07/15
18/07/15
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Saturday’s puzzle

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Friday's solution

Friday's solution

1 Danger with right ski damaged (4)

3 Carpeting numbers at inclusion of sport (5,5)

10 Exclude from inside barricade (5)

11 Small elevation indicates where scars have been left after having chickenpox (9)

12 Going straight from Welsh factories (2,3,4,5)

14 Players look round first at shoulder belt (9)

16 After exercise is able to have a nut (5)

18 Not half meagre at large (5)

19 Dance leader reached a river on the way back (5,4)

20 Mourner peeping over to find bird (7,7)

24 Herb Carrie and Don prepared (9)

25 Observer cannot erase section (5)

26 Time to divide the meal? (5,5)

27 Be with very unresistant group of ladies (4)

DOWN

1 One of the greens? Yes and no (3,7)

2 Material having practical value (9)

4 Capital case (5)

5 Going in reverse from a better to worse state (9)

6 Making designer babies? Or perhaps not (6,8)

7 Clergyman came up with very English enthusiasm (5)

8 Indifferent, well well (2-2)

9 Taken to the cleaners having been given this award? (5,2,3,4)

13 A Continental way, extremely lazy and ill-bred (10)

15 Add details to ornament with needlework (9)

17 Flirt accepts recipe for cake (9)

21 Space traveller embracing redhead is a fool (5)

22 One following will leave his car coat (5)

23 A pass at bridge (4)