Saturday, 30 March 2013

Quick 005 "Current Affairs"

Here is a quick crossword with the same solutions as Cryptic 005 "News Of The World" (which you can attempt here). Hopefully it can provide you with a hint for those clues that you're struggling with.

Enjoy,

Banquo


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ACROSS

1. Money losing value (9)

6. Cut down (4)

8. Four pints is roughly two of these (6)

9. Newborn female (4,4)

10. Taking without permission (5)

11. A second recession in quick succession (6,3)

14. Customs (6)

16. Pay a visit to (4,2,2)

18. Muse song (8)

19. Irritated (6)

20. Offered at a lower price (9)

22. Fast (5)

25. Flimsy carrier (5,3)

27. Skirmished (6)

28. Meat from a cow (4)

29. People who saw (9)

DOWN

1. Nationality (5)

2. Battle with inferno (9)

3. Bottom (4)

4. Blatantly (2,5,8)

5. Steal (3)

6. Conservative Politician (5)

7. Causing concern (9)

12. Blunders (6)

13. Seize (the throne) (6)

15. Voting for (6,3)

17. Questions (9)

21. The night before (3,2)

23. Lords (5)

24. At liberty (4)

26. Genuflect (3)