March 2013 crossword


Crossword template for March 2013

Across

1 Prosecuting a County Council gets University to turn informer (8)
5 Universal Studios' head sits on board, cutting time to become operational (6)
10 Older relative needs to take Iodine and barley, for instance (5)
11 Harry perished following William's lead, or so it's rumoured (9)
12 Picture from International journal attracting popular evaluation from the start (7)
13 Fish trap placed on lake's furthest point yields rubbish (7)
14 Judge fails to take lead in case (4)
15 Feels aggrieved after sales agent acts as spokesperson
18 A group of night flyers from new planetarium are not united (10)
21 Attaches a bug to thank you note on bottom of letter (4)
24 Wounds hip - need salts orally? (7)
25 Sounding ill and near death - time for some R & R (7)
26 Instruments are playing - sing later (9)
27 Deride a lawyer embracing ethics (5)
28 Nurse with right to replace fellow in schedule (6)
29 Detained a Socialist taking holiday (8)

Down

1 More irate after damaging earring (7)
2 Scratch race - it is ordered for marks (15)
3 Rehabilitation enclosure for sloth perhaps? (3,3)
4 Was victorious travelling north to this place, but out of the running (7)
6 Censor journalists after drink (8)
7 Exotic Arabian gems smuggled by criminal - you will get a good deal here (7,8)
8 Constant, like pi? (7)
9/18 Someone dabbling in digital media? (6,7)
16 Apple possibly protected by spooks (3)
17 Force somehow caught evil one (8)
18 See 9
19 Beef or seafood we hear (6)
20 Still in the dark after Rio news broadcast (2,5)
22 Son confused on a horse? (7)
23 Implement move away from sin perhaps? (6)

October 2012 solution

Across

1,30 SACK RACE
3 SERIALIZED
10 EAST END
11 SAMPLED
12 LAID LOW
13 EMETIC
15 HANDY
16 EXCITANTS
18,23 CIGARETTE PAPERS
21 SATIE
25 PELISSE
27 POMPEII
28 TAFFETA
29 CORINTHIAN

Down

1 SPELLCHECK
2 CASPIAN
4 ENDOWMENT
5 ISSUE
6 LAMBENT
7 ZILLION
8 DUDS
9 REALLY
14 ASSEVERATE
17 CLEOPATRA
20 ROEDEAN
21 SPLIFF
22 TESSERA
24 SWISH
26 OPEC