Crossword 1498

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30 November 2018

by Stephen Court

Across

1 ‘Atoning’ is farcical when false, one’s gathered (11)

7 Abraham’s 1A 14D singularly bringing memory (3)

9 Cod in can I chewed — not tart (3-6)

10 Reason for one of the 1A 14D being young sow, we hear (5)

11 Unchanging ­— like Rome? (7)

12 Overcrowded city gets set back in genuine overhaul (7)

13 Pay in Krona to newsagent ­— the 1A 14D aim to do this (5)

15 The Dutch rush disturbing quiet muse (9)

17 Imposed fashionable French policeman on Heath? (9)

19 Like some of the 1A 14D ­ stream with tears at the start (5)

20 Zeppelin broadcasts ­— groovy! (7)

22 He sails around with women down under (7)

24 Wrongdoer beheaded in secret (5)

25 Disgusting field rat I transported by plane (9)

27 Good as source of energy (3)

28 Profligate to use pink plant (11)

 

Down

1 Stray, needing 1A 14D to 13A (3)

2 Craft hollow stem with nothing inside (5)

3 Anger, one of the 14D? (7)

4 Easy-going Indian, not the first to meet not the first to meet Latin fellow (9)

5 Sustain a hundred in crumbling ruin (5)

6 Match with goals ­generating stories (7)

7 Rule pronounced on liquid precipitation (9)

8 2050 atheists regathering — men of iron? (11)

11 Getting rid of time wasted in ordering after first period (11)

14 Oblations comprising unsatisfactory Eastern jewellery (9)

16 UN action, capturing gentleman, is not wanted (9)

18 Shireen Askew is present (7)

19 Mark Bishop, losing work, holds Gibson up (7)

21 What 14D may bring just a bit, we hear (5)

23 Stick in flat, hiding (5)

26 Dorothy’s marriage portion (3)

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