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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:00
A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a fathom at these fantastic fizzers.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-1-19

1)  Wine left at sea.. (4)  P _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.


2)  Food that cooks have made plain.  (4, 3, 3, 3)   _ _ _ _      _ _ _     _ _ _     _ _ _
An anagram (cooks) of  HAVE MADE PLAIN.


3)  Strange child, with better than evens chance.  (4, 2)   O _ _ _     O _
This can be read as two 3 letter words for STRANGE  CHILD.
   

4) Information about large Highland valley. (4)   G _ _ _                                
A 3 letter informal word for INFORMATION, about the abbreviation foe LARGE.


5)   Wretched group circling Long Island (7)  S _ _ _ _ _ D
A 5 letter word for group, think Army, going around (circling) the abbreviation for Long Island.
 
                         
6)  George is happy with a Japanese entertainer. (6)   _ _ _ _ _  _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Noise made when stealing cattle?  (8 )   R _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?


8 )  Make a mistake about schoolchildren. (4, 2)   S _ _ _     _ _
A 6 letter word for SHOOLCHILDREN reversed (about)’


9)  Without weapons, like Venus de Milo.  (7)   U _ _ _ _ _ D
Can you suss it?


10)  Introduce change, money off.  (9)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (change) of  INTRODUCE
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:10
1 Port
3 Odds on
4 Glen
5 Squalid
6 Geisha
7 Rustle
8 Slip up
9 Unarmed
10 Reduction
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:12
2 Veal and ham pie
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:14
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a fathom at these fantastic fizzers.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-1-19

1)  Wine left at sea.. (4)  P _ _ _...PORT
An easy one to start us off.


2)  Food that cooks have made plain.  (4, 3, 3, 3)   _ _ _ _       _ _ _       _ _ _       _ _ _....VEAL AND HAM PIE
An anagram (cooks) of  HAVE MADE PLAIN.


3)  Strange child, with better than evens chance.  (4, 2)   O _ _ _       O _...ODDS ON
This can be read as two 3 letter words for STRANGE  CHILD.
   

4) Information about large Highland valley. (4)   G _ _ _                                
A 3 letter informal word for INFORMATION, about the abbreviation foe LARGE....GLEN


5)   Wretched group circling Long Island (7)  S _ _ _ _ _ D
A 5 letter word for group, think Army, going around (circling) the abbreviation for Long Island....SQUA.. LI.. D
 
                         
6)  George is happy with a Japanese entertainer. (6)   _ _ _ _ _  _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Noise made when stealing cattle?  (8 )   R _ _ _ _ _ _ _..RUSTLING
Can you suss it?


8 )  Make a mistake about schoolchildren. (4, 2)   S _ _ _     _ _...SLIP UP{pupils]
A 6 letter word for SHOOLCHILDREN reversed (about)’


9)  Without weapons, like Venus de Milo.  (7)   U _ _ _ _ _ D...UNARMED
Can you suss it?


10)  Introduce change, money off.  (9)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...REDUCTION
A final anagram (change) of  INTRODUCE
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:16
[quote="maureen"]1 Port
3 Odds on
4 Glen
5 Squalid
6 Geisha
7 Rustle
8 Slip up
9 Unarmed

Evening Mo.

Brilliant, you're just a whizzer at these, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:17
@maureen wrote:2 Veal and ham pie

Well done Mo, I knew you would get it.

Not the easiest of anagrams.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:19
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a fathom at these fantastic fizzers.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-1-19

1)  Wine left at sea.. (4)  PORT
An easy one to start us off.


2)  Food that cooks have made plain.  (4, 3, 3, 3 ) VEAL AND HAM PIE
An anagram (cooks) of  HAVE MADE PLAIN.


3)  Strange child, with better than evens chance.  (4, 2)   ODDS ON   
This can be read as two 3 letter words for STRANGE  CHILD.
   

4) Information about large Highland valley. (4)   GLEN                              
A 3 letter informal word for INFORMATION, about the abbreviation foe LARGE.


5)   Wretched group circling Long Island (7)  SQUALID
A 5 letter word for group, think Army, going around (circling) the abbreviation for Long Island.
 
                         
6)  George is happy with a Japanese entertainer. (6)   GEISHA
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Noise made when stealing cattle?  (8 )  RUSTLING
Can you suss it?


8 )  Make a mistake about schoolchildren. (4, 2)   SLIP     UP
A 6 letter word for SHOOLCHILDREN reversed (about)’


9)  Without weapons, like Venus de Milo.  (7)   UNARMED
Can you suss it?


10)  Introduce change, money off.  (9)  REDUCTION
A final anagram (change) of  INTRODUCE
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:21
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a fathom at these fantastic fizzers.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-1-19

1)  Wine left at sea.. (4)  P _ _ _...PORT
An easy one to start us off.


2)  Food that cooks have made plain.  (4, 3, 3, 3)   _ _ _ _       _ _ _       _ _ _       _ _ _....VEAL AND HAM PIE
An anagram (cooks) of  HAVE MADE PLAIN.


3)  Strange child, with better than evens chance.  (4, 2)   O _ _ _       O _...ODDS ON
This can be read as two 3 letter words for STRANGE  CHILD.
   

4) Information about large Highland valley. (4)   G _ _ _                                
A 3 letter informal word for INFORMATION, about the abbreviation foe LARGE....GLEN


5)   Wretched group circling Long Island (7)  S _ _ _ _ _ D
A 5 letter word for group, think Army, going around (circling) the abbreviation for Long Island....SQUA..  LI..  D
 
                         
6)  George is happy with a Japanese entertainer. (6)   _ _ _ _ _  _
In consecutive letters in the clue.

7)  Noise made when stealing cattle?  (8 )   R _ _ _ _ _ _ _..RUSTLING
Can you suss it?


8 )  Make a mistake about schoolchildren. (4, 2)   S _ _ _     _ _...SLIP UP{pupils]
A 6 letter word for SHOOLCHILDREN reversed (about)’


9)  Without weapons, like Venus de Milo.  (7)   U _ _ _ _ _ D...UNARMED
Can you suss it?


10)  Introduce change, money off.  (9)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...REDUCTION
A final anagram (change) of  INTRODUCE


Evening Mrs A.

A super bit of xwording as ever.

Clue 6 is a female entertainer / escort.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:24
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a fathom at these fantastic fizzers.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWOR :Tick:D CLUES 30-1-19

1)  Wine left at sea.. (4)  PORT  
An easy one to start us off.


2)  Food that cooks have made plain.  (4, 3, 3, 3 ) VEAL AND HAM PIE  
An anagram (cooks) of  HAVE MADE PLAIN.


3)  Strange child, with better than evens chance.  (4, 2)   ODDS ON     
This can be read as two 3 letter words for STRANGE  CHILD.
   

4) Information about large Highland valley. (4)   GLEN                               
A 3 letter informal word for INFORMATION, about the abbreviation foe LARGE.


5)   Wretched group circling Long Island (7)  SQUALID  
A 5 letter word for group, think Army, going around (circling) the abbreviation for Long Island.
 
                         
6)  George is happy with a Japanese entertainer. (6)   GEISHA  
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Noise made when stealing cattle?  (8 )  RUSTLING  
Can you suss it?


8 )  Make a mistake about schoolchildren. (4, 2)   SLIP     UP  
A 6 letter word for SHOOLCHILDREN reversed (about)’


9)  Without weapons, like Venus de Milo.  (7)   UNARMED  
Can you suss it?


10)  Introduce change, money off.  (9)  REDUCTION  
A final anagram (change) of  INTRODUCE

Evening Gassey.

A really first class piece of crosswording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:26
Thanks again Ray for another belter..I love this quiz. Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:27
Thanks for the crossy clues Ray a heartwarming
activity on this bleak night.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:28
1. Port


2.


3. Odds on


4.


5.


6. Geisha



7. Rustling


8. Slip up


9. Unarmed


10. Reduction
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:29
@Gassey wrote:Thanks for the crossy clues Ray a heartwarming
activity on this bleak night.

Thanks Gassey, glad you enjoyed.

Very well played you.

I'll be glad when this cold snap is over.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:30
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray for another belter..I love this quiz. Very Happy

Cheers Our Mo, glad you enjoyed.

You're a cracker at these
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 20:33
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Port


2.


3. Odds on


4.


5.


6. Geisha



7. Rustling


8. Slip up


9. Unarmed


10. Reduction

A very good evening Hiero mon ami.

An excellent bit of crosswording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 21:16
Evening, Ray Smile

1)  port
3)  odds on
4) glen
5)   Squalid
6)  geisha
7)  rustle
8 )  slip up
9)  unarmed
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 21:24
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)  port  
3)  odds on
4) glen
5)   Squalid
6)  geisha
7)  rustling
8 )  slip up
9)  unarmed

Evening Jo Anne.

An excellent bit of crosswording, very well done.

I was just about to send a search party out!!!!!!LOL  Embarassed   Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 21:31
She'll have been checking out man hole covers Very Happy

Thanks for tonights cryptics RMJ
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 21:36
You're very welcome Mrs A.

It's gone well
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 21:37
"She'll have been checking out man hole covers "

LOL Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 21:42
I will be when I’m next in Wigan. Very Happy Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 22:01
Cheers Jo Anne.

Well played you tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-1-19

on 30.01.19 22:20
Very well played to all tonught’s crossworders.
The usual very high standard.


WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 30-1-19

1) Wine left at sea.. (4)
PORT

2) Food that cooks have made plain. (4, 3, 3, 3) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
VEAL AND HAM PIE

3) Strange child, with better than evens chance. (4, 2)
ODDS ON

4) Information about large Highland valley. (4)
GLEN

5) Wretched group circling Long Island (7)
SQUALID new

6) George is happy with a Japanese entertainer. (6)
GEISHA

7) Noise made when stealing cattle? (8 )
RUSTLING

8 ) Make a mistake about schoolchildren. (4, 2)
SLIP UP

9) Without weapons, like Venus de Milo. (7)
UNARMED

10) Introduce change, money off. (9)
REDUCTION
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