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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:00
A very Good Boxing Day to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Hope you are enjoying Christmas and your brains are in good fettle.
Check these cheeky challenges out.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 26-12-18

1)  The vowel sounds we make. (3, 3, 1)  Y _ _       A _ _       _
An easy one to start us off.
A word for WE which sounds like two vowels.


2)  Improve quality, hence an improvement (7)
An anagram (improvement) of HENCE AN.
 

3) Christopher gets numbers of small pets.  (7)  K _ _ _ _ _ S
The shortened form of CHRISTOPHER, followed by a plural number..
     

4)  Autumn turns out to provide unexpected gains (9)  W _ _ D _ _ _ _ S
Gains from a fruit tree maybe.


5)  A herb for Mr Fawlty  (5)  _ _ _ _ _
No help.
   

6)  Some Briton gaining access to South Pacific Islands.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Ale and wine put before the Queen. (6)   P _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter word for a type of wine followed by the usual 2 letter word for Queen Elizabeth.
 

8 )  Sounds made by hooters about one. (6)  N _ _ _ _ _
Hooters in this case is on your face, about the letter represented by ONE,


9)  Workers organisation with means of raising flag. (5, 4)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _
An organisation to fight for the rights of workers, followed by a means of raising a car up.


10)  Drawn out reorganisation is not right and proper (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (reorganisation) of DRAWN  OUT
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:06
Evening, Ray Smile

2) enhance
3) kittens
4) windfalls
5) basil

7) porter
8 ) noises
9) union jack
10) untoward
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:07
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Boxing Day to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Hope you are enjoying Christmas and your brains are in good fettle.
Check these cheeky challenges out.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 26-12-18

1)  The vowel sounds we make. (3, 3, 1)  Y _ _        A _ _        _....You and I
An easy one to start us off.
A word for WE which sounds like two vowels.


2)  Improve quality, hence an improvement (7)
An anagram (improvement) of HENCE AN......ENHANCE
 

3) Christopher gets numbers of small pets.  (7)  K _ _ _ _ _ S
The shortened form of CHRISTOPHER, followed by a plural number..
     

4)  Autumn turns out to provide unexpected gains (9)  W _ _ D _ _ _ _ S.....WINDFALLS
Gains from a fruit tree maybe.


5)  A herb for Mr Fawlty  (5)  _ _ _ _ _...BASIL
No help.
   

6)  Some Briton gaining access to South Pacific Islands.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ ....TONGA
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Ale and wine put before the Queen. (6)   P _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter word for a type of wine followed by the usual 2 letter word for Queen Elizabeth.....PORT ER
 

8 )  Sounds made by hooters about one. (6)  N _ _ _ _ _
Hooters in this case is on your face, about the letter represented by ONE,,,,NOISES


9)  Workers organisation with means of raising flag. (5, 4)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _....UNION JACK
An organisation to fight for the rights of workers, followed by a means of raising a car up.


10)  Drawn out reorganisation is not right and proper (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _....UNTOWARD
A final anagram (reorganisation) of DRAWN  OUT
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:07
1 You and I
2 Enhance
3 Kittens
4 Windfalls
5 Basil
6 Tonga
7 Porter
8Noises
9 Union Jack
10 Untoward
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:09
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

2) enhance WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
3) kittens WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
4) windfalls WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
5) basil WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300

7) porter WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
8 ) noises WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
9) union jack WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
10) untoward WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

Cracking crosswording, I can't believe how fast you've solved them, very well done.
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:12
@maureen wrote:1 You and I WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
2 Enhance WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
3 Kittens WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
4 Windfalls WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
5 Basil WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
6 Tonga WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
7 Porter WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
8Noises WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
9 Union Jack WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
10 Untoward WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300

Evening Mo.

ALL correct and in super quick time, very well done indeed.

Hope you've had a good Christmas.
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:15
Thanks Ray,yes ..quiet but nice..hope you and Susan had a nice day too.
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:18
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Boxing Day to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Hope you are enjoying Christmas and your brains are in good fettle.
Check these cheeky challenges out.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 26-12-18

1)  The vowel sounds we make. (3, 3, 1)  Y _ _        A _ _        _....You and I WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A word for WE which sounds like two vowels.


2)  Improve quality, hence an improvement (7)
An anagram (improvement) of HENCE AN......ENHANCE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
 

3) Christopher gets numbers of small pets.  (7)  K _ _ _ _ _ S
The shortened form of CHRISTOPHER, followed by a plural number..
     

4)  Autumn turns out to provide unexpected gains (9)  W _ _ D _ _ _ _ S.....WINDFALLS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
Gains from a fruit tree maybe.


5)  A herb for Mr Fawlty  (5)  _ _ _ _ _...BASIL WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
No help.
   

6)  Some Briton gaining access to South Pacific Islands.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ ....TONGA WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Ale and wine put before the Queen. (6)   P _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter word for a type of wine followed by the usual 2 letter word for Queen Elizabeth.....PORT  ER WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
 

8 )  Sounds made by hooters about one. (6)  N _ _ _ _ _
Hooters in this case is on your face, about the letter represented by ONE,,,,NOISES WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300


9)  Workers organisation with means of raising flag. (5, 4)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _....UNION JACK WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
An organisation to fight for the rights of workers, followed by a means of raising a car up.


10)  Drawn out reorganisation is not right and proper (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _....UNTOWARD WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 154235300
A final anagram (reorganisation) of DRAWN  OUT

Evening Mrs A.

brilliant crosswording and in super quick time, very well done.
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 20:21
@maureen wrote:Thanks Ray,yes ..quiet but nice..hope you and Susan had a nice day too.

Thank you Mo.

A lovely day was had with the usual traditional evening dinner,

and glass of Spanish Cava,.

Very well played tonight WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 3530011831
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 21:21
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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on Wed Dec 26 2018, 21:25
Thank you Jo Anne, you're very welcome.

Cracking bit of crosswording from you tonight WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 26-12-18 3530011831
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