Not the Saturday Prize Puzzle – 052
A puzzle by Gazza
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Welcome to the fifty second in our series of weekly puzzles.
This week our very own Gazza returns with a new puzzle.
A puzzle by Gazza
There is an interactive version of the puzzle here.
If you prefer your puzzles on paper, a pdf of the puzzle an be downloaded from the interactive version.
|1||Part-time copper’s behind search for windfalls (6)||1||Cheekiest move causes it (8)|
|4||Advocate staying out of the Euro? (8)||2||Desert giant spooked playwright (8)|
|9||Scruffy peacekeepers get respectable (6)||3||Very early high-speed film (8,7)|
|10||I had admitted being well in arrears and got cut off (8)||5||Hoax note takes in American (4)|
|12||Skirt around a state of hostility (8)||6||I don’t believe it! You’re trying it on with the wrong girl! (4,3,5,3)|
|13||Bar sandwiches? First round’s made fast (6)||7||Surprising result with bottom pair leading recovery (6)|
|15||Welsh RU backs reselection of flamboyant dare-devil (12)||8||Bumpy ride in American car to opening of mall (6)|
|18||A gnome’s irate at fault in asymmetrical arrangement (6,1,5)||11||Italian broadcaster coming under endless abuse after it styles Japanese mercenary (7)|
|21||Makes an impression thanks to representative on board (6)||14||Bloodsucking American flier’s hesitation after pigeon shooting (7)|
|22||Idle Hove get a terrible stuffing (8)||16||Lives with company procedures (8)|
|24||Ready as I can be, supposedly (1,4,3)||17||Heat-resistant material is without equal in an emergency (8)|
|25||Council challenge blocks boozer (6)||19||Jenny’s first to pitch in (6)|
|26||Valuable collection jars are rusty (8)||20||Short holiday used up leave (6)|
|27||Body count has us necessarily pulling back to some extent (6)||23||Just where 8d’s to be found (4)|
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