Monthly Archives: February 2013

DT 226

Struggle with what’s left in sink (8) = FLOUNDER sink = FOUNDER, left = L Advertisements

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DT 27103

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DT 27105

Last in: One held responsible for rage? (11) = TRENDSETTER Favourite: Army bigwig and idol commonly treated as fine orator (6) = CICERO Army bigwig = CIC (COmmander in Chief), idol = HERO, commonly treated (more usually clued as cockney … Continue reading

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DT 27104

Apart from putting NETTLES for NEEDLES which slowed finnishing off this was quite quick. Took a bit to work out why 1A was correct. American detained by courts in European country (7) = AUSTRIA courts = ATRIA, American = US … Continue reading

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DT 225

One van repaired? There’s devotion for you (6) = NOVENA repaired = anag. (of one van) Playwrite in Spanish community using different ending (6) = BARRIE Spanish community = BARRIO NOVENA = devotion; prayers or services over nine days

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DT 2677

City once in second then first division? (6) = SPARTA second = S, division = PART, first division = PART A Is it appropriate for the Queen to take on (8) = SHOULDER is it appropriate = SHOULD, the Queen … Continue reading

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DT 27097

Louisiana local engineers imprisoned by old king? = CREOLE engineers = RE, imprisoned = containment, old king = COLE Rider scratches, it’s announced (6) = CLAUSE it’s announced = h. scratches = CLAWS h. CLAUSE

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