Not the Saturday Prize Puzzle – 108
A Puzzle by Bufo
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Welcome to the latest in our series of weekly puzzles.
It’s been nearly a year since Bufo’s last NTSPP puzzle – but it was worth the wait!
A Puzzle by Bufo
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.
|1||Looking after military position (11,4)||1||Rings husband. That’s nice! (3)|
|9||What causes locks to become stiff? (4,3)||2||See stars and end up with black eyes (7)|
|10||Where the Hoosiers can be found working on a Paul Anka number (7)||3||Former England cricket captain takes part in very brief sporting event (7)|
|11||State capital not on a river (5)||4||Portslade turns out to be somewhere that inspired a poet (9)|
|12||Pensioners smothered in brownish-grey form of talc (9)||5||Current Internet domain name for companies on a holiday island (5)|
|13||Lost all hope of French head of state having made an agreement to abstain (9)||6||Crazy about pretty girls, he’s going for those with no clothes on (7)|
|16||Tasty selection from Tsushima or Yatsushiro? (5)||7||They speak of men eaten by animals (7)|
|18||Large architectural feature made of wood (5)||8||Actress in great need is suffering (11)|
|21||“Teletubby with pension irregularity” reveals writer showing malice (6,3)||11||Game in which king plays a part in tight victories (11)|
|24||Recalled no law restricting Kathleen’s charity event (9)||14||Announcement of the best film (3)|
|26||What bullfighting fans do in a Yorkshire town (5)||15||Purified water is indeed nothing new (9)|
|27||Well-known entertaining centre-half scored (7)||17||Sub shelled by Royal Navy vessel (3)|
|28||Capital city where silly season is around the beginning of July (3,4)||19||Like a desk where Internet user, with head lowered, gets on top of work (7)|
|30||Splendid managers such as provide no resistance (15)||20||How might you get this girl warmed up? (7)|
|22||Like some food that’s rotted in cargo (7)|
|23||In favour of rock star working for nothing? (3,4)|
|25||Electricity generated using a mixture of dry hydrogen and oxygen (5)|
|29||Golfer getting legless every now and then (3)|