No.8 October 2016

Hobson1016

Across

1 Bear becoming a 15 on the 14th of October (6-3-4)
10/11 Often seen before the 2nd, a 15 playing Helen at Bezique (5,9)
12 Feverish, I take a seat – tell me that’s forbidden! (7)
14 Reactionary action movie? (7)
15 Almost 24, confused, I ran back to an elder (12)
19 Gained by letting Clinton Era upset me (6,6)
24 Not French cooking light ingredient (4,3)
25 Where you probably won’t make these into your carbon footprint! (7)
26 Butt ends attached to barrels (9)
27 French animal left to pepper plant (5)
28 Killing twice, fool a country (13)
Down
2 One hands out ethics (6)
3 Pole not prefix to follower of Flying? (3)
4 Vote in Egyptian god or another mythological character (7)
5 It may be used to change the locks (4,3)
6 Cockney’s woolly sock? (5,6)
7 Alice Cooper a ticking bomb? No, just a bit flamboyant (8)
8 Fit out with electronic joke (5)
9 Using parasol and producing gradual change (7)
13 Hip Nige’s set around last part of Jan, grand for a 15 knocked down in 2006 (11)
16 Drink may be a trap (3)
17 Mate, hang loose with Mrs Key (7)
18 Worker I placed in my Parnell restaurant (8)
20 Perhaps ticks where you’ll find religious nonconformists (7)
21 Flotation tank from space station found in Ontario (7)
22 Make lace and show (6)
23 A song about lamps (5)
27 Piece of information straight from the horse’s mouth (3)

 

No.8 October 2016