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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:00
A very good midweek to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Try to work out these wonderful wedges of words.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-1-19

1)  Shakespeare play seen in small village. (6)  H _ _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
No help, can you suss it?


2)  Film star miscast, dived in van.   (5, 5)  _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (miscast) of  DIVED IN VAN


3) Scrub allowed to be engulfed in river.  (6  D _ _ _ _ _
A 3 letter river containing a 3 letter word for ALLOWED.
SCRUB in this case is remove.
   

4)  An artist whose work is arresting. (9)   C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E                                  
Can you suss it?


5)  As queue was said to be crooked.  (5)    A _ _ _ W
Sounds like AS  QUEUE.
                                               

6)  Italian city in deluge Noah discovered  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Season of mellow fruitfulness?. (1, 4. 3, 3)   A      R _ _ _      O _ _     A _ _
A certain time of life.


8 )  Quickly consuming Eastern banquet. (5)   F _ _ _ _
A 4 letter word for QUICKLY, with the abbreviation for EASTERN inside.


9)  Boxers, people of little importance. (12)   L _ _ _ _ W _ _ _ _ _ S
A double definition.


10)  Royal Navy choose new vessel.   (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (new) of  the abbreviation for ROYAL NAVY and CHOOSE.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:11
1 Hamlet
2 David Niven
3 Delete
4 Constable
5 Askew
6 Genoa
7 A ripe old age
8 Feast
9 Lightweights
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:16
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good midweek to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Try to work out these wonderful wedges of words.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-1-19

1)  Shakespeare play seen in small village. (6)  H _ _ _ _ _....HAMLET
An easy one to start us off.
No help, can you suss it?


2)  Film star miscast, dived in van.   (5, 5)  _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (miscast) of  DIVED IN VAN


3) Scrub allowed to be engulfed in river.  (6  D _ _ _ _ _..DELETE
A 3 letter river containing a 3 letter word for ALLOWED.
SCRUB in this case is remove.
   

4)  An artist whose work is arresting. (9)   C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E  ,,CONSTABLE                                
Can you suss it?


5)  As queue was said to be crooked.  (5)    A _ _ _ W ...ASKEW
Sounds like AS  QUEUE.
                                                

6)  Italian city in deluge Noah discovered  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ GENOA
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Season of mellow fruitfulness?. (1, 4. 3, 3)   A      R _ _ _      O _ _     A _ _..A RIPE OLD AGE
A certain time of life.


8 )  Quickly consuming Eastern banquet. (5)   F _ _ _ _...................FEAST
A 4 letter word for QUICKLY, with the abbreviation for EASTERN inside.


9)  Boxers, people of little importance. (12)   L _ _ _ _ W _ _ _ _ _ S...LIGHTYWEIGHTS
A double definition.


10)  Royal Navy choose new vessel.   (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (new) of  the abbreviation for ROYAL NAVY and CHOOSE.
...SCHOONER
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:16
@maureen wrote:1 Hamlet  
2 David Niven  
3 Delete  
4 Constable  
5 Askew  
6 Genoa  
7 A ripe old age  
8 Feast  
9 Lightweights    

Evening Mo.

Just brilliant, you're an absolute wihizzer, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:18
Evening, Ray Smile
1)  hamlet
2)  David Niven
3) delete
4)  constable
5)  askew
6)  Genoa
7)  a ripe old age
8 )  feast
9)  lightweights
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:20
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good midweek to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Try to work out these wonderful wedges of words.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-1-19

1)  Shakespeare play seen in small village. (6)  H _ _ _ _ _....HAMLET
An easy one to start us off.
No help, can you suss it?


2)  Film star miscast, dived in van.   (5, 5)  _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (miscast) of  DIVED IN VAN


3) Scrub allowed to be engulfed in river.  (6  D _ _ _ _ _..DELETE
A 3 letter river containing a 3 letter word for ALLOWED.
SCRUB in this case is remove.
   

4)  An artist whose work is arresting. (9)   C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E  ,,CONSTABLE                                
Can you suss it?


5)  As queue was said to be crooked.  (5)    A _ _ _ W ...ASKEW
Sounds like AS  QUEUE.
                                                

6)  Italian city in deluge Noah discovered  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ GENOA
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Season of mellow fruitfulness?. (1, 4. 3, 3)   A      R _ _ _      O _ _     A _ _..A RIPE OLD AGE
A certain time of life.


8 )  Quickly consuming Eastern banquet. (5)   F _ _ _ _...................FEAST
A 4 letter word for QUICKLY, with the abbreviation for EASTERN inside.


9)  Boxers, people of little importance. (12)   L _ _ _ _ W _ _ _ _ _ S...LIGHTYWEIGHTS
A double definition.


10)  Royal Navy choose new vessel.   (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (new) of  the abbreviation for ROYAL NAVY and CHOOSE.
...SCHOONER

Evening Mrs A.

Cracking crosswording, very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:20
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good midweek to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Try to work out these wonderful wedges of words.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-1-19

1)  Shakespeare play seen in small village. (6)  HAMLET
An easy one to start us off.
No help, can you suss it?


2)  Film star miscast, dived in van.   (5, 5)  DAVID  NIVAN
An anagram (miscast) of  DIVED IN VAN


3) Scrub allowed to be engulfed in river.  (6  DELETE
A 3 letter river containing a 3 letter word for ALLOWED.
SCRUB in this case is remove.
   

4)  An artist whose work is arresting. (9)   CONSTABLE                            
Can you suss it?


5)  As queue was said to be crooked.  (5)    ASKEW
Sounds like AS  QUEUE.
                                                

6)  Italian city in deluge Noah discovered  (5)  GENOA
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Season of mellow fruitfulness?. (1, 4. 3, 3)   A RIPE OLD AGE
A certain time of life.


8 )  Quickly consuming Eastern banquet. (5)   FEAST
A 4 letter word for QUICKLY, with the abbreviation for EASTERN inside.


9)  Boxers, people of little importance. (12)   LIGHT WEIGHTS
A double definition.


10)  Royal Navy choose new vessel.   (8 ) SCHOONER
A final anagram (new) of  the abbreviation for ROYAL NAVY and CHOOSE.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:22
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)  hamlet
2)  David Niven
3) delete
4)  constable
5)  askew
6)  Genoa
7)  a ripe old age
8 )  feast
9)  lightweights

Evening Jo Anne.

Really excellent crosswording, well done..
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:34
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:37
Thank you Jo Anne, glad you enjoyed.

Excellent crosswording from you as ever.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:42
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good midweek to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Try to work out these wonderful wedges of words.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-1-19

1)  Shakespeare play seen in small village. (6)  HAMLET
An easy one to start us off.
No help, can you suss it?


2)  Film star miscast, dived in van.   (5, 5)  DAVID   NIVAN
An anagram (miscast) of  DIVED IN VAN


3) Scrub allowed to be engulfed in river.  (6  DELETE
A 3 letter river containing a 3 letter word for ALLOWED.
SCRUB in this case is remove.
   

4)  An artist whose work is arresting. (9)   CONSTABLE                            
Can you suss it?


5)  As queue was said to be crooked.  (5)    ASKEW
Sounds like AS  QUEUE.
                                                

6)  Italian city in deluge Noah discovered  (5)  GENOA
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Season of mellow fruitfulness?. (1, 4. 3, 3)   A RIPE OLD AGE
A certain time of life.


8 )  Quickly consuming Eastern banquet. (5)   FEAST
A 4 letter word for QUICKLY, with the abbreviation for EASTERN inside.


9)  Boxers, people of little importance. (12)   LIGHT WEIGHTS
A double definition.


10)  Royal Navy choose new vessel.   (8 )   SCHOONER
A final anagram (new) of  the abbreviation for ROYAL NAVY and CHOOSE.

Evening Gassey.

Excellent crosswording as ever, well done.

Many apologies for marking late, I'm a silly old sausage!!!!! Embarassed Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 20:53
Thanks Ray..hope you enjoyed your trip out today. Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 21:01
@maureen wrote:Thanks Ray..hope you enjoyed your trip out today.  Very Happy

Thank you Mo, excellent xwording as ever from you.

We had a great trip out in Wigan, and of all the things, I bumped into an old

childhood friend who I've not seen for 50 to 60 years, it was him who recognised me,

so we had a good chinwag to catch up on our lives, most enjoyable.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 21:07
Evening Ray , thanks for the crossword clues
they're always a treat to tackle ,

No worries with marking , Mark at your leisure
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 21:23
Thank you Gassey.

Excellent xwording as ever, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 22:13
1. Hamlet


2. David Niven


3. Delete


4. Constable


5. Askew


6. Genoa


7. A ripe old age


8. Feast


9. Lightweights


10 Schooner
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 22:20
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Hamlet


2. David Niven


3. Delete


4. Constable


5. Askew


6. Genoa


7. A ripe old age


8. Feast


9. Lightweights


10 Schooner


Evening mon ami.

Excellent crosswording as ever, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-1-19

on Wed 9 Jan - 22:21
Very well done to all tonight’s crossworders
A very high standard as usual.

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-1-19

1) Shakespeare play seen in small village. (6)

HAMLET

2) Film star miscast, dived in van. (5, 5)
DAVID NIVEN

3) Scrub allowed to be engulfed in river. (6
DELETE

4) An artist whose work is arresting. (9)
CONSTABLE

5) As queue was said to be crooked. (5)
ASKEW

6) Italian city in deluge Noah discovered (5)
GENOA

7) Season of mellow fruitfulness?.
A RIPE OLD AGE

8 ) Quickly consuming Eastern banquet. (5)
FEAST

9) Boxers, people of little importance. (12)
LIGHTWEIGHTS

10) Royal Navy choose new vessel. (8 )
SCHOONER
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