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The Stickler Weekly 245 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 PLAIN CLOTHES All the cops, out of uniform, moved around wearing…? (5,7) Anagram of ALL THE COPS outside IN 9 COVERED Wine stored behind sheltered place is insured (7) RED after COVE 10 LINKAGE … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 244 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 POSITION Put one in support with one in operation (8) I inside POST + I + ON 5 RABBIS Church leaders and associates of Arab bishops (6) aRAB BIShop 9 CLOSING UP Blocking what … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 243 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 MIDAS TOUCH One bound by strange custom had the ability to make money easily (5,5) I inside anagram of CUSTOM HAD 6 ITEM Demented inmate losing an object (4) Anagram of INMATE minus AN … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 242 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 FOREFINGER Loud foreigner given a juggling pointer (10) F + anagram of FOREIGNER 6 WASP Stinger was first to pounce (4) WAS + (P)ounce 10 ADD-ON It’s optional and not normally separated by function … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 241 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 LADY CHAPEL Young man cheaply renovated part of a church (4,6) LAD + anagram of CHEAPLY 6 EPIC Grand hotel not used by the police implicated in corruption (4) Anagram of THE POLICE minus … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 240 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 SHOULDER STRAP Baggage carrier should rest for a change before strike (8,5) SHOULD + anagram of REST + RAP 9 ENCLOSE Put in fence, ignoring boundaries and shed? (7) f)ENC(e + LOSE 10 APPROVE … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 239 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 FIRE ESCAPE Emergency exit, one in open space strangely (4,6) I inside FREE + anagram of SPACE 6 LEAP Circuit broken by energy surge (4) LAP outside E 10 RACED People heading to door … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 238 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 DISCONSOLATE Recording on really late is low (12) DISC + ON + SO LATE 9 VAPID Dead against new version of iPad (5) V + anagram of IPAD 10 ANCHORITE Loner in IT consumed … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 237 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 COMPROMISE Experienced leader of men is used in advance to make a deal (10) [PRO + (M)en + IS] inside COME 6 IDOL One toy loved by a child, 4, is a teen favourite? … Continue reading

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The Stickler Weekly 236 Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 REDUNDANT Surplus wine and nuts mostly repackaged (9) RED + anagram of (AND NUT)S 6 PACT Agreement is solid, according to auditor (4) Sounds like PACKED 10 HAVEN Get close to Anderson shelter (5) … Continue reading

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