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NTSPP – 030

Not the Saturday Prize Puzzle – 030

A Puzzle by Prolixic

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Foreword

Welcome to the thirtieth in our series of weekly puzzles.

This week we have yet another excellent puzzle from Prolixic.

The puzzle

A Puzzle by Prolixic

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1/10 Brittle antagonist organised wannabes’ show (8,3,6) 1 Reputedly Friar Tuck’s show house? (3,7)
5 Greek character ran back before finding site of temple (6) 2 Keen on cornering, racer initially makes a start (5)
10 See 1 3 A service returned in the distance (4)
11 Bonus disclosed by Wessex trains (5) 4 New man heading off to see relative (5)
12 Nothing in memory box perhaps (4) 6 Crock sheep-hand (4)
13 Man in pub returns for therapy (5) 7 Byzantine Prior up to get jumble (9)
14 Theatre warehouse wants to spoil mafioso (3) 8 Address publicity for computer (4)
18 Great to understand that negative produces film (8,7) 9 Angry crime (8)
21 Queasier single I re-recorded for singer (7,8) 15 Middle Eastern force supports terrorists (5)
22 Servant quietly departs in time (3) 16 Swore that Iron Duke supported serfs evenly (5)
23 Barchester chaplain’s a rake (5) 17 Western drug production (5,5)
25 Graduate returns second rounds (4) 19 Cable’s measure, “I urge wage review” (4,5)
30 Group East End bird calls on the phone (1-4) 20 Provokes society to luxury (8)
31 Star has box containing article for Sarkozy in conservatory (3,6) 24 Bear’s father and father follows… (5)
32 Ford’s range (6) 26 …mother touring a province for excitement (5)
33 Young boy with yen to stifle a singer (4,4) 27 Working, not working it’s a liability (4)
28 Drivers return to collect final character for Bulgarian leader (4)
29 Inquisitive inventor losing head is upset (4)

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