Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 27/08/14

Wednesday’s Puzzle

27/08/14
27/08/14

Across

1 Mystification of one of nine fellows involved in risk (10)

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6, 12 and 24 across Avoid familiarity, stay at a distance (4,2,4,6)

Tuesday's solution

10 At home reading about how it had been dyed (9)

11 Drop it from anthem at the start (5)

12 See 6

13 Sweep vessels into river (7)

15 Withstand various deputations ie not involved (5,2,2)

18 Part of vista, I gathered, is marshy forest (5)

19 Widow did not have time to a thing of the past (5)

21 and 23 Place where business is looking up (9,7)

24 See 6

27 Pass in Selangor Georgina discovered (5)

28 Paragon, he coming from home (9)

29 Welshman Robert started becoming shy (4)

30 Insect going over ice in the Atlantic? (4,6)

DOWN

1 Tempt one going in to bat (4)

2 Heard small creature had strength (5)

3 Frightened Romeo included had been damaged (7)

4 Sign put in front of takeaway (5)

5 Natural way to have lost consciousness (6,3)

7 More time to pay for piece added on (9)

8 Concert-goer taking a stroll? (10)

9 Allow demon inside mollusc (6)

14 One sees stars when he is working (10)

16 One bitterly aggravated having escaped (2,7)

17 Singer had drink on lake in Italy (5,4)

20 Nonconformist oratory? (6)

22 Hurried to fire and plunder (7)

24 Leapt over pole starting descent (5)

25 Area where vehicle overturned in race (5)

26 Tackle young people’s fashion clothes (4)