Archive Article: 2000/03/24

24 March 2000




ACROSS

1 Fowl ends old hardier hybrid (5,6,3)

9 Gambled and cut it fine (5)

10 Writer whose work is heard by stages (9)

11 Opening room to spare (9)

12 Put in with cross

selection (5)

13 Go out with fruit (4)

14 Experienced in city life,

having cabbies knowledge? (10)

17 Given tales by wandering preacher (10)

19 One twice given bird (4)

22 Leather impressed, we hear (5)

24 Dressed and expelled (6,3)

26 Ten dangle mixture in a jumble (9)

27 I need key for toilet in

cold house (5)

28 Cross his north yard or milk cattle (5,9)

DOWN

1 Italian dictator infiltrated left-wing cut (7)

2 Carthorse shifted band (9)

3 Target river in Yorkshire

last (6)

4 Car touring Andes (5)

5 Observation of a battle on eastern loch (9)

6 Provincialism of ruined citadel (7)

7 The Spanish, Italian and English cream (5)

8 Speak about fashionable work of art (6)

15 Inform with revelatory point (4,5)

16 Given eccentric rig I

bloom in row (9)

17 Followed small measure taken to court (6)

18 Grain initially thinner with harvester (7)

21 Sketch of the French

chosen, we hear (6)

23 More wide, say (5)

25 Didnt take part in riding contest? (5)

SOLUTION TO 766

ACROSS: 1 Border Leicester, 9 Ambient, 10 Supreme,

11 Nile, 12 Starboard,

15 Trailed, 16 Mamba,

18 Risen, 20 Amnesia,

23 Flammable, 24 Lath,

27 Oceania, 28 America,

29 In the nick of time.

DOWN: 1 Brainstorm,

2 Rubella, 3 Ewer, 4 Latitude,

5 Insure, 6 Employment,

7 Theorem, 8 Reed,

13 Blancmange,

14 Paraphrase, 17 Tailback, 19 Solvent, 21 Swahili,

22 Salami, 25 Foci, 26 Beef.


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