Compact Crossword - The Scotsman 25/11/13

Monday’s puzzle...

Across

8 Weaken (3)

9 Lambskin (9)

10 Try (5)

11 Cold in the head (7)

12 Wide view (8)

14 Russian ruler (4)

15 Apex (4)

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16 Salaamed (anag) (5,3)

20 Leaseholders (7)

21 Lowest point (5)

23 Sailing vessel (9)

24 Make knotted lace (3)

DOWN

1 Having a nap (6)

2 Poisonous tree (4)

3 Hungarian (6)

4 Dry part of Chile (7,6)

5 George Cross island (5)

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6 Magnetic charm (8)

7 Fix firmly (6)

13 Appoint (8)

15 Greek department (6)

17 Tomorrow (Spanish) (6)

18 Printing errors (6)

19 Innermost part of personality (5)

22 Computer information (4)

Saturday’s solution

Across: 1 Bluff, 7 Collapse, 8 No-one, 10 Disregards, 12 Roulette, 14 Cull, 16 Dole, 17 Apparent, 20 Conspiracy, 23 Hovel,

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24 Mandarin, 25 Tepid. Down: 1 Banter, 2 Fund, 3 Moor, 4 Slugs, 5 Apertures, 6 Weasel, 9 Eider, 11 Outlining, 13 Tip, 15 Patch,

16 Decamp, 18 Toiled, 19 Sprat, 21 Ruin, 22 Yoke.