DT 28247 – DT 28251

DT 28247

Formerly in older style (4) = ERST

Hidden word.

DT 28248

Clown and I make a mistake filling container (7) = PIERROT

I = I, mistake = ERR,container = POT

DT 28249

Quickly prepares to take stock and drink (7,2) = RUSTLES UP

take stock = RUSTLE, drink = SUP

DT 28250

Old drivers in races making passage in volume (7) = EXTRACT

old = EX, drivers = RAC, races = TT

DT 28251

Old-fashioned officer, busy type grabbing naughty lad (6) = BEADLE

busy type = BEE, naughty = anagram (of lad)

Fish in river with member, getting a number (7) = POMPANO

river = PO, member = MP, a = A, number = NO

ERST = formerly; at first
BEADLE = Old-fashioned officer; Parish officer with the power to punish minor offences
POMPANO = Fish

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