About the SetterDavid Stickley has been writing crosswords professionally since 1995. His cryptic puzzle, The Stickler, reached number 4786 before being axed in July 2013 due to cutbacks. David has been published in the NYT and the UK's FT.
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Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 BEAUTY Smasher wrecked a ute in close (6) Anagram of A UTE inside BY 4 OUTSTRIP Tourist organised soft top (8) Anagram of TOURIST + P 9 DECLAIM Broadcast medical lecture (7) Anagram of … Continue reading
Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 ALLSPICE Slice of lemon grated into mixture of special food flavouring (8) (L)EMON inside anagram of SPECIAL 5 PASTEL Gum, large, is a light colour (6) PASTE + L 9 TIGERISH Bloodthirsty Irish get … Continue reading