Monday, 8 April 2013

Solution 007 "Hidden"

Morning,

Here are the solutions to Cryptic 007 "Hidden" which you can attempt here.
If you have any questions or queries feel free to leave a comment.

Banquo
As always highlight the brackets to see the answer.

ACROSS

8. China making EU pact break down (6) - (TEACUP)
9. Continually varying comparison (8) - (ANALOGUE)
10. Hits back at markers (8) - (COUNTERS)
11. Belgian provincial lords? (6) - (LIEGES)
12. Discontinue finished model (3,7) - (END PRODUCT)
14. Tries to break down egos (4) - (GOES)
16. City peak circles around central mountain (7) - (TORONTO)
18. Plain car I will abuse to start with (7) - (VANILLA)
21. Student took rental, no problem (4) - (EASE)
22. Spoiling record label's first honour with expensive gold surround (10) - (BLEMISHING)
24. I popped into doctors for rumbles (6) - (DRONES)
26. Toll bell correctly? (4,4) - (RING TRUE)
28. Kiss as clue to break up (8) - (OSCULATE)
29. Stashes kept in souped up nitro vespa (6) - (TROVES)

DOWN

1. Star on a new drug (6) - (HEROIN)
2. Image of a prisoner (4) - (ICON)
3. Chose not to participate in operation on man in the open (5,3) - (OPTED OUT)
4. Martial artist turns user into one practising ballet (7) - (DANSEUR)
5. Chick is American icon on front of Time (6) - (EAGLET)
6. Welsh, say, cooks in glen surrounded by food (3-7) - (NON ENGLISH)
7. Silent man at head of Indian tribe (4) - (MUTE)
13. Right word is always capitalised (6,4) - (PROPER NOUN)
15. Fish the Spanish stuffed with egg at first (3) - (EEL)
17. Egg part of Tesco value range (3) - (OVA)
19. Ostracise a number, such as King Cole (on drugs) (8) - (ALIENATE)
20. Steal ones case? (7) - (DEBRIEF)
22. African city has boat impounded by leaders of Botswana's industrial artifice unit (6) - (BISSAU)
23. Sickness was not applicable before American primary employment act (6) - (NAUSEA)
25. Tarnish original record on you and me over time (4) - (RUST)
27. Model husband or god (4) - (THOR)

CLUES OF THE DAY

8a. China making EU pact break down (6) - (TEACUP)

A piece of china is an anagram (break down) of EU PACT

17d. Egg part of Tesco value range (3) - (OVA)

A word for egg can be seen in (part of) TESCO VALUE RANGE