Radio Times Prize Crossword 43 Solution



ACROSS


7

County turned to a rural singing style (10)

COLORATURA

9

Placed above ticket, but not firm (4)

UPON

10

Nice time on a Naples trip (8)

PLEASANT

11

Number to moan about pig (6)

GANNET

12

Swaying black container in very big key (11)

OSCILLATING

15

Poor hygiene ruins processed cheese (7)

BOURSIN

16

Knack of having two in divided Italy (7)

ABILITY

18

Planned hedging? It's Sod's Law we're reforming! (6,5)

WEASEL WORDS

21

City's quiet, unending attraction (6)

MUMBAI

22

Medical drama with that man Taylor out and about (3,5)

THE ROYAL

23

Test doornail regularly (4)

ORAL

24

Fleeting glance ends with smell on blade (10)

EVANESCENT


DOWN


1

Very good time (5)

JOLLY

2

Cleaning compound for tin soldiers when trapped (5)

BORAX

3

Cure-all, same Israeli anthem (2,12)

LA MARSEILLAISE

4

Shorten part of a dog (7)

CURTAIL

5

Goes to square entrance (9)

TURNSTILE

6

Gravitas only, times have changed (9)

SOLEMNITY

8

Sweetheart, sailor delayed again by Mrs Bridges (6,8)

ANGELA BADDELEY

13

A rum Hodges almost made for Dads Army (4,5)

HOME GUARD

14

Flyer to negotiate list of charges (9)

CROSSBILL

17

Old criminal, one protecting corn (7)

FOOTPAD

19

Push carbon through front (5)

FORCE

20

Rural deity starts attacking animal life (5)

FAUNA


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