Compact crossword - The Scotsman 07/03/2012

Across

Across

1 Jumble (10)

7 Fine meteoric powder (8)

8 Ark builder (4)

9 Series of links (5)

10 Warning signal (7)

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12 Do something completely (2,3,5,3)

15 Illicit liquor shop (7)

17 Screech (5)

20 Span (4)

21 Part of the Atlantic (5,3)

22 Overbearing (4-6)

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Down

1 Incubate (5)

2 Lose lustre (7)

3 Pull (4)

4 Greek or Russian church (8)

5 Certainty (colloq) (5)

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6 Coiffure (6)

11 Rather sugary (8)

13 Heroin (anag) (2,4)

14 Protected from shock (7)

16 Religion originating in Persia (5)

18 In the lead (5)

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19 Greeting developed from how are you (4)

Tuesday’s solution

Across: 8 Rut, 9 Prejudice, 10 Crave, 11 Ongoing, 12 Stampede, 14 Pier, 15 Duns, 16 Attained, 20 Biryani, 21 Scour,

23 Trafalgar, 24 Cos.

Down: 1 Tricks, 2 Stoa, 3 Upkeep, 4 Second strings, 5 Judge, 6 Division, 7 Verger, 13 Abnormal, 15 Debate, 17 Absurd,

18 Duress, 19 Banal, 22 Ouch.