Crossword 1483

17 August 2018

By Peter Chamberlain


1 Messenger’s turn of phrase (6)

4 Part of article Richard provided for priest (6)

8 Title of woman writing about recipe (3)

10 A politician in temper to rush about wildly (7)

11 After shout, I rule out one engaged in transport of goods (7)

12 Fuss with Robin right to be included in the fraternity (11)

13 Catty sound from gull (3)

14 Law-mocker, I err, upsetting Jesus? (7,6)

16 Builder Norman out to be first maybe (7,6)

20 Old measure of full length folder over (3)

21 What could make some tasks be awkward for one carrying baby? (5,6)

23 Disgrace associated with school in play (7)

24 A job given to the Parisian preacher (7)

25 Occupant of No.10 for a month (3)

26 One of the defence cuts? (6)

27 Remained sober by the sound of it (6)



1 Old scholar has given rudimentary bed in the south-east (6)

2 Nothing more possibly from lover (5)

3 Thief who deals with eggs? (7)

5 Ode Saul performed, offering praise to God (4,3)

6 High-powered employee, manufacturer of drops from the sky? (9)

7 Car-owner somehow oppressed by troubles (8)

8 Song of praise not celebrating ‘imperialism’? (8,5)

9 Fast predecessor (6,7)

14 Distance travelled, involving theologian for several years? (6,3)

15 Season arranged, we hear, for county cricket team? (8)

17 Wandering from manic do, looking troubled (7)

18 Confirm message that animal has escaped (4,3)

19 Wait for a time, time to come to a conclusion (6)

22 Christopher goes to limits of territory for some money (5)

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