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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:00
A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising teasers..
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 20-2-19

1)  Poet in pub, The Duke’s Head (4)   _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
A poet such as Shakespeare can be found by using a word to describe a pub and the head of Duke.


2)  Mini-map erred, I fancy, showing line through London (5,8 )   _ _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _                    
Anagram (fancy) of MINI-MAP ERRED I, and the line is not a railway line., think Greenwich.


3)  French daily taking in a drink (8 )   L _ _ _ _ _ _ E
This is a French daily afternoon newspaper which takes in the letter A from the clue to give a refreshing soft drink.
   

4)  Left, went on holiday? (4,4,5)   T _ _ _       O _ _ _       L _ _ _ _
The clue is a double definition, to go away from company, or to go away on holiday, think military.


5)  Taking photo of Son asleep.  8 )   S _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An informal term for taking a photo.

                   
6)  Particular speech from Dublin gobshite  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Wow!!!!, does it say there’s a new Pope?  (4, 5)   H _ _ _       S _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?
   

(8 )   Conservationists who have the confidence of the Country?  (8, 4)   N _ _ _ _ _ _ L       T _ _ _ T


9)  Almost noble in New York  (6)   N _ _ _ _ _
NOBLE in this case, is a titled person, inside the abbreviation for NEW YORK.
 

10)  Muscular pain,  ham cure it perhaps   (10)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (perhaps) of HAM CURES IT
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:10
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising teasers..
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 20-2-19

1)  Poet in pub, The Duke’s Head (4)   _ _ _ _....BARD
An easy one to start us off.
A poet such as Shakespeare can be found by using a word to describe a pub and the head of Duke.


2)  Mini-map erred, I fancy, showing line through London (5,Cool   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _                    
Anagram (fancy) of MINI-MAP ERRED I, and the line is not a railway line., think Greenwich.....Prime meridian


3)  French daily taking in a drink (Cool   L _ _ _ _ _ _ E
This is a French daily afternoon newspaper which takes in the letter A from the clue to give a refreshing soft drink...LEMONADE
   

4)  Left, went on holiday? (4,4,5)   T _ _ _      O _ _ _      L _ _ _ _
The clue is a double definition, to go away from company, or to go away on holiday, think military....TAKE ONES LEAVE


5)  Taking photo of Son asleep.  8 )   S _ _ _ _ _ _ _..SNAPPING
An informal term for taking a photo.

                   
6)  Particular speech from Dublin gobshite  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ ...LINGO
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Wow!!!!, does it say there’s a new Pope?  (4, 5)   H _ _ _      S _ _ _ _...HOLY SMOKE
Can you suss it?
   

(8 )   Conservationists who have the confidence of the Country?  (8, 4)   N _ _ _ _ _ _ L      T _ _ _ T


9)  Almost noble in New York  (6)   N _ _ _ _ _
NOBLE in this case, is a titled person, inside the abbreviation for NEW YORK....NEARLY
 

10)  Muscular pain,  ham cure it perhaps   (10)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (perhaps) of HAM CURES IT
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:11
3 lucozade
4 Take ones leave
5 Snapshot
6 Lingo
7 Holy smoke
10 Rheumatics
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:14
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising teasers..
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 20-2-19

1)  Poet in pub, The Duke’s Head (4)   _ _ _ _....BARD   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A poet such as Shakespeare can be found by using a word to describe a pub and the head of Duke.


2)  Mini-map erred, I fancy, showing line through London (5,8 )   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _                    
Anagram (fancy) of MINI-MAP ERRED I, and the line is not a railway line., think Greenwich.....Prime meridian  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


3)  French daily taking in a drink (8 )   L _ _ _ _ _ _ E
This is a French daily afternoon newspaper which takes in the letter A from the clue to give a refreshing soft drink...LEMONADE   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
   

4)  Left, went on holiday? (4,4,5)   T _ _ _      O _ _ _      L _ _ _ _
The clue is a double definition, to go away from company, or to go away on holiday, think military....TAKE ONES LEAVE  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


5)  Taking photo of Son asleep.  8 )   S _ _ _ _ _ _ _..SNAPPING   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
An informal term for taking a photo.

                   
6)  Particular speech from Dublin gobshite  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ ...LINGO  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Wow!!!!, does it say there’s a new Pope?  (4, 5)   H _ _ _      S _ _ _ _...HOLY SMOKE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
Can you suss it?
   

(8 )   Conservationists who have the confidence of the Country?  (8, 4)   N _ _ _ _ _ _ L      T _ _ _ T


9)  Almost noble in New York  (6)   N _ _ _ _ _
NOBLE in this case, is a titled person, inside the abbreviation for NEW YORK....NEARLY  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
 

10)  Muscular pain,  ham cure it perhaps   (10)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (perhaps) of HAM CURES IT

Evening Mrs A.

What a cracking bit of crosswording in super fast time, well done.


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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:18
8 National trust
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:18
@maureen wrote:3 lucozade
4 Take ones leave WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
5 Snapshot
6 Lingo WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
7 Holy smoke WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
10 Rheumatics WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300

Evening Mo.

Well played, and in super time.

Clue 5, the last 7 letters are a term for SLEEPING.
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:20
@maureen wrote:8 National trust WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300

Spot on Mo.
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:21
Evening, Ray Smile
1)  bard

3)  lemonade
4)  take ones leave
5) snapshot
6)  lingo
7)  holy smoke
8 )   National Trust
9)  nearly
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:23
Thanks Ray,don't think last nights episode helped tonight..you'll read about it later on.
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:24
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)  bard WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300

3)  lemonade WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
4)  take ones leave WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
5) snapshot The last 7 letters are a term for ASLEEP
6)  lingo WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
7)  holy smoke WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
8 )   National Trust WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
9)  nearly WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

Super crosswording, well done.
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:27
[quote="raymyjamie"]A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising teasers..
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 20-2-19

1)  Poet in pub, The Duke’s Head (4)   BARD
An easy one to start us off.
A poet such as Shakespeare can be found by using a word to describe a pub and the head of Duke.


2)  Mini-map erred, I fancy, showing line through London (5,8 )   PRIME MERIDIAN                    
Anagram (fancy) of MINI-MAP ERRED I, and the line is not a railway line., think Greenwich


3)  French daily taking in a drink (8 )   LEMONADE
This is a French daily afternoon newspaper which takes in the letter A from the clue to give a refreshing soft drink.
   

4)  Left, went on holiday? (4,4,5)   TOOK YOUR LEAVE
The clue is a double definition, to go away from company, or to go away on holiday, think military.


5)  Taking photo of Son asleep.  8 )   SNAPPING  An informal term for taking a photo.

                   
6)  Particular speech from Dublin gobshite  (5)   LINGO
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Wow!!!!, does it say there’s a new Pope?  (4, 5)   HOLY SMOKE
Can you suss it?
   

(8 )   Conservationists who have the confidence of the Country?  (8, 4)   NATIONAL TRUST


9)  Almost noble in New York  (6)   NEARLY
NOBLE in this case, is a titled person, inside the abbreviation for NEW YORK.
 

10)  Muscular pain,  ham cure it perhaps   (10)   RHEUMATICS
An anagram (perhaps) of HAM CURES IT[/quote
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:27
@maureen wrote:Thanks Ray,don't think last nights episode helped tonight..you'll read about  it later on.

I posted my anagrams at lunch time and then we went straight out,

so I only saw your post about an hour ago.

I hope your hubby is OK Mo, it must have been awful for you.

Take care.
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:31
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising teasers..
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 20-2-19

1)  Poet in pub, The Duke’s Head (4)   BARD WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A poet such as Shakespeare can be found by using a word to describe a pub and the head of Duke.


2)  Mini-map erred, I fancy, showing line through London (5,8 )   PRIME MERIDIAN    WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300            
Anagram (fancy) of MINI-MAP ERRED I, and the line is not a railway line., think Greenwich


3)  French daily taking in a drink (8 )   LEMONADE   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
This is a French daily afternoon newspaper which takes in the letter A from the clue to give a refreshing soft drink.
   

4)  Left, went on holiday? (4,4,5)   TOOK YOUR ONES LEAVE   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
The clue is a double definition, to go away from company, or to go away on holiday, think military.


5)  Taking photo of Son asleep.  8 )   SNAPPING  An informal term for taking a photo. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300

                   
6)  Particular speech from Dublin gobshite  (5)   LINGO  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Wow!!!!, does it say there’s a new Pope?  (4, 5)   HOLY SMOKE  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
Can you suss it?
   

(8 )   Conservationists who have the confidence of the Country?  (8, 4)   NATIONAL TRUST WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


9)  Almost noble in New York  (6)   NEARLY   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
NOBLE in this case, is a titled person, inside the abbreviation for NEW YORK.
 

10)  Muscular pain,  ham cure it perhaps   (10)   RHEUMATICS  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300
An anagram (perhaps) of HAM CURES IT[/quote


Evening Gassey.

A super bit of crosswording, well done.
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:40
1. Bard


2. Prime meridian


3. Lemonade


4. Take one's leave


5. Snapshot


6. Lingo


7. Holy Smoke


8. National Trust


9. Nearly


10. Rheumatics
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:41
evening Ray another superb round of cryptics , thanks
again for all your efforts, keep um coming WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 3437590732 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 3437590732
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:44
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Bard WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


2. Prime meridian WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


3. Lemonade WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


4. Take one's leave WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


5. Snapshot The last 7 letters are a term for ASLEEP.


6. Lingo WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


7. Holy Smoke WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


8. National Trust WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


9. Nearly WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300


10. Rheumatics WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 154235300

Evening mon ami.

A really excellent bit of crosswording, well done.
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:45
@Gassey wrote:evening Ray another superb round of cryptics , thanks
again for all your efforts,      keep um coming   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 3437590732 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 20-2-19 3437590732

Thanks ever so Gassey.

Excellent xwording from you tonight, well done.
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Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 20:53
@jo anne wrote:Thanks for those, Ray Smile

you're very welcome Jo Anne.

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on Wed Feb 20 2019, 22:01
Very well done to all the crossworders tonight.
The usual very high standard.

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 20-2-19

1)  Poet in pub, The Duke’s Head (4)
 BARD  

2)  Mini-map erred, I fancy, showing line through London (5,8 )
  PRIME MERIDIAN        

3)  French daily taking in a drink (8 )  
      LEMONADE  

4)  Left, went on holiday? (4,4,5)  
TOOK ONE’S LEAVE  

5)  Taking photo of Son asleep.  (8 )  
  SNAPPING    
                   
6)  Particular speech from Dublin gobshite  (5)  
 LINGO    

7)  Wow!!!!, does it say there’s a new Pope?  (4, 5)  
       HOLY  SMOKE    

(8 )   Conservationists who have the confidence of the Country?  (8, 4)  
NATIONAL  TRUST  

9)  Almost noble in New York  (6)  
    NEARLY      

10)  Muscular pain, ham cures it perhaps   (10)  
 RHEUMATICS  
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