Compact Crossword - The Scotsman 20/09/14

Saturday’s puzzle

20/09/14
20/09/14

Across

1 Rascal (5)

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2 Take an oath (5)

10 An antelope (5)

11 Assignment (7)

12 Travellers (8)

13 Unbiased (4)

15 Choice (6)

17 Close acquaintance (6)

19 Collapse (4)

20 Building material (8)

23 Frankness (7)

24 A small bay (5)

25 Michaelmas daisy (5)

26 Pretence (5)

DOWN

2 Demented (5)

3 Repaired (4,4)

5 Desire (4)

6 Stir things up (7)

7 Step down (5,6)

8 A foolish smile (5)

9 Components (11)

14 Usual run of things (8)

16 Special aptitudes (7)

18 Apologetic (5)

21 Girl’s name (5)

22 Region (4)

Friday’s solution

Across: 7 Violoncellist, 9 Rondeau, 10 Rondo, 11 City, 12 Strop, 16 Chord, 17 Semi, 21 Rerun, 22 Alphorn, 23 Orchestration.

Down: 1 Avarice, 2 Cornett, 3 Yokel, 4 Clarion, 5 Piano, 6 Stool, 8 Counterpart, 13 Chanted, 14 Melodic, 15 Pianino, 18 Croon, 19 Grace, 20 Spray.