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Crossword No. 1594

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13 November 2020

by Michael Callaghan

Across

3 Work, heading off evil (3)

9 Kingdom’s message — all finally saved? (5)

10 Convenient harbour in old Indian city (9)

11 School divine with extreme characters expelled at end of June (7)

12 Attack on Italy is arranged (3,4)

13 Meeting places in biblical land Jews oddly overlooked (5)

15 Dad’s dance step (3)

16 In retrospect, French art line is inferior (5)

17 Bag of books containing introduction to Ezra (3)

19 Ask nurse and doctor (7)

20 Block of soldiers leaving army chaplain (3)

22 Stop leaders of local ecumenical project housing group of workers (3,2)

23 Athlete’s training is appropriate (3)

24 List unknown type of shoe (5)

26 A rector, surprisingly inventive person  (7)

28 Democrat leading modern kingdom with ancient one offering place for peer (7)

31 Place deeply loyal (9)

32 Painter in modern style (5)

33 Talk with leaders of youth activism project (3)

 

Down

1 Winning number of disciples but losing 55 (4)

2 More or less a routine (6)

3 Component of Euclidean thought (4)

4 Nothing for charity (4)

5 Colourful Pentecostal taking time out for relaxation (10)

6 I ask you to snoop about area (4)

7 Maybe a second tout’s in court (6-2)

8 Formerly in favour of entering spelling competition? (6)

13 Sister of Joshua’s father (3)

14 Hesitation to leave old police officers turning up for rest (5)

15 I may have batter mixed in home for something on side plate? (5,5)

16 Observe group for the ordination of women (5)

18 Restricted number engaged by American media organisation (8)

21 Time to set up item used in synagogue (3)

22 Insect finds place on top of tree (6)

25 Selling Victor out in the finish (6)

27 Mark ignoring central figure in movement (4)

28 Service charge (4)

29 Early English in Pakistan erected fortress (4)

30 Spot unfinished accommodation for overnight guests (4)

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