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NTSPP – 100

Not the Saturday Prize Puzzle – 100

Happy Anniversary by Prolixic

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Foreword

Welcome to the latest in our series of weekly puzzles.

For the 100th puzzle, we have a specially themed contribution from Prolixic.

The puzzle

Happy Anniversary by Prolixic

There is an interactive version of the puzzle here.

If you prefer your puzzles on paper, a pdf of the puzzle can be downloaded from the interactive version.

With thanks to Gazza and Radler

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1 This TV presenter is embroiled in bad language (9) 2 Have enough semen to go down the tubes (3,2,4)
6 Traffic officer heading off after opponents (4) 3 Turn back abruptly (4)
10 Get support from silent criminal (6) 4 Pamper wee runts (3,5)
11 Detailed rubbish admitted in statement (8) 5 Silly Americans support engineers making scarves (7)
12 Reported hitch in logical statement? (3) 7 With fervour deal with farmer’s responsibility? (10)
13 Problem slut (6) 8 Reportedly lift trophy (5)
14 Produce note yours truly returned (4) 9 College athletes, not British, found in 1a (5)
16 For Rene is his weather about storms? (8) 15 Rests uneasily after sons went in fast cars (10)
17 Informally John Thomas or William (5) 18 Evangelical building without a steeple? (3,6)
20 Dug up adder father discarded (5) 19 When I appear astride a stool perhaps (8)
21 Fence in pigs and birds (8) 21 Old Zulu’s standing to welcome singer in lively movement (7)
23 Cultured sommeliers bottle wines (4) 22 Walk in Lake District area leaving camp behind (5)
25 One who controls the image of Republicans (6) 24 Raise central level around elevated floor (5)
26 Macbeth for example loses an article (3) 27 One thousand good warriors (4)
28 Crazy old leery communicator? (8)
29 Shy Earl follows protest (6)
30 French art overlaps with scripture and Gaelic (4)
31 Tracing precise legal ownership (9)

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