New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Articles > 2014 > 31 January > Features > Crossword >

Crossword 1250

by Paul Henderson

Click to enlarge

Across
9 Tense ahead of currency difficulty (7)
10 Reprimand organisation of pub attack (7)
11 Reduced set of bells - one's put in whistle? (3)
12 Long-standing church member's activespring ? (3,8)
13 Retinue's target incomplete, visits to several places taking undue time? (9)
15 Fold helping to crumple attire (5)
16 Religious allegory deceived him not in translation, ending in calamity (3,6,6)
18 Scottish town's spirit cited by article inSpanish (5)
20 Features of shoes exhibited by drunkencads (4,5)
22 Harbours Queen and Prince separately in rebellious countries (6,5)
25 Obsessive person in teaching union (3)
26 Sportsman allowed to be featured in twoarticles (7)
27 One makes arrangement for care to Queen (7)

Down
1 First of papers held by rusty metal fastener (6)
2 Operetta instrument losing volume, then repaired (8)
3 A Bible's initial remedy for forgiveness (10)
4 Flock in this place mostly needing a bit of direction (4)
5 Subject of tactful comment possibly provided by guest with grace (7,3)
6 Nothing had effect in funeral ceremonies (4)
7 Puzzle book goes for first spot in lottery (6)
8 I work on attempt to suppress the French worship (8)
14 A blow, hard - zero help arranged - treacherous advisor (10)
15 Makes visionary statements to support unorthodox views without hesitation (10)
16 The unconventional actor portraying religious leader (8)
17 A long time? Working entire time, ending in lethargy (8)
19 Three successive letters from Indian political figure (6)
21 Deity - opportunity to follow it (6)
23 Declined to dismiss match official with much experience? (4)
24 Wealthy one coming between Rector andchurch (4)

Last week`s solution

Click to enlarge
Most popular
Cheers ring out after women are consecrated

Cheers ring out after women are consecrated

“PLEASE be a little bit dangerous,” the Bishop of Stepney,...

Absconding rector hands himself in after three days on the run

Absconding rector hands himself in after three days on the run

A PRIEST who absconded from court last week, just as...

Resignations and retirements

BURDETT. The Revd Stephen Burdett, Area Dean of Southend:...

Will we split? Who gets hurt? Sex talks leave questions

Will we split? Who gets hurt? Sex talks leave questions

Shaun Ward, director of music at St Laurence’s, Ludlow You...

Appointments

Archdeacon to retire THE Ven. Michael Harley, Archdeacon...

Job of the week

Humber Port Chaplain/Volunteer Development Manager

Yorkshire and Lincs

The Mission To Seafarers Caring for seafarers around the world Humber Port Chaplain / Volunteer Development Manager This new and exciting post will direct the ministry to seafarers in the Humber...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Urban vibe at Norfolk showground

Urban vibe at Norfolk showground

The organisers of the Newday youth festival wanted to widen its appeal. Madeleine Davies reports on their progress  Read More

Question of the week
Will the Prime Minister's new initiative win over those tempted by extremism?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

Meet face to face to take action

Religiously motivated violence can be countered by relationships, argues Justin Welby  Read More

Wed 29 Jul 15 @ 10:11
Why not read the Church Times app whilst on the move? Now on iPhone or iPad http://t.co/wxeFZGq2nx http://t.co/WiNaKH6zbJ

Tue 28 Jul 15 @ 16:14
Professor John Hull has died http://t.co/DX3NTa8x3e