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Independent on Sunday 989 by Quixote (25 Jan 2009)

Posted by nmsindy on January 29th, 2009

nmsindy.

I found this fairly easy, with the two 15-letters entries solved straightaway. Solving time, 15 mins.

* = anagram

ACROSS

1 LES SON

4 MAR ROW

9 STABLEMATE Cryptic definition

10 CAM P

11 BENEFICE (nice beef)*

12 IN VENT

13 DE (LIGHT) ED

15 REIN “Rain”

16 C(Y) AN

17 TAKE SIDES

20 LABOUR Double definition

21 PL ATONIC (action)*

23 GNUS cf guns

24 OLEAGINO US (I go alone)*

25 Sir Richard STEELE “steal”

26 BRID(L)E L = 50 in Roman numerals

DOWN

1 LATTER-DAY SAINTS (try deal satanist)*

2 SABRE hidden reversal (going up)

3 OP EN(d)ING

5 A M (ER) IND

6 RECOVERED Double definition

7 WOMENS INSTITUTE (won’t meet in suits)*

8 LAME NT

14 LA NGOUSTE (one’s gut)*

17 T (URM) OIL (rum)*

18 KI (PP) ER

19 STAG GE(a)R

22 OWNED Double definition

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