No.7 September 2016

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Across
1/11 The Queen’s local residence? (7,6)
5 Father has ample lunch at bookshop (7)
9 Aged teacher no oil painting? On the contrary (3,6)
10 Device is found in mutant (5)
11 See 1
12 Ploy used by gutless guy near New York state after hearing “I do, I do, I do, I do, I do” ? (8)
14 Agitated, as admirer may be to get married (5)
16 Creature not trapped in a 25 8 – male, very loud – a bear? (9)
18 One who sidles in to hunt for returned fish dishes (9)
20 “Bear” is OK back in the French version (5)
22 Masses with repeating musical phrase by 19th century composer (8)
23 “Vamoose!” – Dominic edges away from creature found in a 25 8 (6)
26 Remove charge for marriage? (5)
27 Held back out of consideration (4,5)
28 A tiny chance, unlike E.T. (7)
29 Being coy, toss head (7)
Down
1 Creature of court and church found in dive (9)
2 They’ve nothing on detectives who infiltrate fanatics (7)
3 Type of mail for mobile home owner (5)
4 Grade grass blade, finally (4)
5 Creature may mimic angle (10)
6 Pork loin carried on shoulders? (9)
7 A TV channel in debt? For Pete’s sake! (1,3,3)
8 Lie level in U.S. building (5)
13 Happily give total encouragement (10)
15 Cheshire Cat’s final appearance in the church for a 25 8 sourpuss (3,6)
17 Father left in pub with female ending in an ordinary state (9)
19 Goofy’s more like a duck? (7)
21 Maori crazy about cupboard (7)
22 “Rum-ours” over middle of “Finnegans Wake” ? (5)
24 None differ on source of eggs (5)
25 Ribs from young creatures (4)

 

No.7 September 2016