Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 03/06/15

Wednesday’s puzzle

03/06/15

ACROSS

1 Climb mountain and be successful (2,2,2,3,5)

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9 Flighty creature coming from Oporto landing (7)

Tuesday's solution

10 Surgeon who should know his drill (7)

11 Meteorological? (10)

12 Felix sounds contented to do this (4)

14 Repaired road in order (6)

15 Next to a record player with a small amount of money (8)

17 Dirigible airship (8)

19 Manage to appoint duty officer initially (4,2)

22 Deep-red shrub you included (4)

23 Frisk a para travelling round wildlife centre (6,4)

25 French cooking (7)

26 Some superb ringtones used to awaken (5,2)

27 Impossible to imagine brain games (3,4,7)

DOWN

1 Mythical beings in Switzerland, they are international bankers and financiers (6,2,6)

2 Put about with split in tendency that’s on the rise (7)

3 Lifeline with two degrees redrawn without a clear outline (3-7)

4 Stress it included blasting explosive (6)

5 The Spanish fish coming from golden land (8)

6 Admitted it’s all right outside to make a piggish noise (4)

7 The French one certain to have some spare time (7)

8 Quickly on the ocean (2,1,4,2,5)

13 Windbag Ali does a shuffle, playing by the rules (3-7)

16 Vegetable from Peru? (4,4)

18 Make known his could be bar left first (7)

20 Glen and Eva’s revised version of the Gospel (7)

21 Bachelor, one old boy with Jack found tree (6)

24 Unyielding company (4)