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The Stickler Weekly 244

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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 243

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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 242

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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 241

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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 240

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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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