ST 2881

German city‘s Irish quarter (7) = MUNSTER

Double definition. There are four Irish Provinces (Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster) but they are also known as fifths – Meath was subsumed into Ulster and Leinster.

Brake hard, going into something motorist tries to avoid (7) = THICKET

something motorist tries to avoid = TICKET, hard = H

BRAKE = thicket

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