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Monday 26 August 2019

2-Speed Crossword

Choose either the quick or cryptic clues - the answers are the same.

CRYPTIC CLUES

Across 7. Knowing there's a fight to get a point (5) 8. In such agreement cash, too, is involved (7) 9. Stumble on crude oil in N. Africa (7) 10. Not a subject needed by most schoolchildren (5) 12. An animal that could become richer soon (10) 15. Priest very disposed to waywardness (10) 18. Turn away a sick man who returned (5) 19. Or a part, perhaps, in proportion (3,4) 21. Continue with the ironing? (5,2) 22. It stands to reason (5) Down 1. Appears wet, perhaps, but may be salvaged (5,5) 2. It supports a climbing animal without comment (5) 3. Note from me to the doctor (4) 4. Battle suit (6) 5. Bob saves the traveller's time (5,3) 6. They take no end of towels (7) 11. The opposition of different ancestries (10) 13. Take notice of the French ship being inattentive (8) 14. Support the strange seer (7) 16. Some politicians up in exalted positions are lethargic (6) 17. Scope of anger (5) 20. Well-produced paintings? (4)

QUICK CLUES

Across 7. Knowing (5) 8. Collusion (7) 9. Libyan capital (7) 10. Monarch (5) 12. Pachyderm (10) 15. Contrariness (10) 18. Drive away (5) 19. Proportionately (3,4) 21. Proceed (5,2) 22. Reason (5) Down 1. Stationery scraps (5,5) 2. Understood (5) 3. Office note (4) 4. Deed (6) 5. Quick route (5,3) 6. Waves (7) 11. Opposition (10) 13. Inattentive (8) 14. Seer (7) 16. Lying on one's back (6) 17. Scope (5) 20. Lubricates (4)

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