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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:00
A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a think about these thoroughly thensational thingamybobs.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 5-6-19

1)  Police initially called to crash (5)   P _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
Put together the first letter of Police and called on the telephone.


2)  Scupper dictator’s airbrushed photographic record (7,8 )
An anagram (airbrushed) of SCUPPER DICTATOR.


3)  Composer having piece of meat at home (6)   C _ _ _ _ _
A cut of meat, followed by the usual 2 letter word for AT HOME.


4)  Fight with club that may be recycled (5, 4)  S _ _ _ _     I _ _ _
A 5 letter word for a fight., followed by a 4 letter golf club.


5)  Carry weapons with sleeves rolled up, we hear (4,4)   B  _ _ _     _ _ _ _
What is revealed when sleeves are rolled up sounds like the carrying of weapons.

         
6)  Big hole in baby’s shawl. (5)   _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Do as others do when playing bridge. (6,4)   F __ _ _ _     S _ _ _
A double definition, ‘do as others do’ OR how you would play your cards in Bridge.
 

8 )  Encourage British consumers to get Whiskers? (3-7)   E _ _     B _ _ _ _ _ S
A 3 letter verb meaning to encourage, the abbreviation for British and some consumers
WHISKERS in this case is something that whisks in a kitchen.


9  Napoleon’s family serviette (6)   N _ _ _ _ _
An abbreviated way of referring to Napoleon followed by a synonym for family.


10)  New part, new port.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (new) of NEW PART.
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:11
1Prang
2 Picture postcard
3 Chopin
4 Scrap iron
5 Bear arms
6 Abyss
8Egg beater
9 Napkin
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:15
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a think about these thoroughly thensational thingamybobs.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 5-6-19

1)  Police initially called to crash (5)   PRANG
An easy one to start us off.
Put together the first letter of Police and called on the telephone.


2)  Scupper dictator’s airbrushed photographic record (7,8 ) PICTURE POSTCARD
An anagram (airbrushed) of SCUPPER DICTATOR.


3)  Composer having piece of meat at home (6)   CHOPIN
A cut of meat, followed by the usual 2 letter word for AT HOME.


4)  Fight with club that may be recycled (5, 4)  SCRAP     IRON
A 5 letter word for a fight., followed by a 4 letter golf club.


5)  Carry weapons with sleeves rolled up, we hear (4,4)   BEAR    ARMS
What is revealed when sleeves are rolled up sounds like the carrying of weapons.

         
6)  Big hole in baby’s shawl. (5)   ABYSS
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Do as others do when playing bridge. (6,4)   FOLLOW     SUIT
A double definition, ‘do as others do’ OR how you would play your cards in Bridge.
 

8 )  Encourage British consumers to get Whiskers? (3-7)   EGG    BEATERS
A 3 letter verb meaning to encourage, the abbreviation for British and some consumers
WHISKERS in this case is something that whisks in a kitchen.


9  Napoleon’s family serviette (6)   NAPKIN
An abbreviated way of referring to Napoleon followed by a synonym for family.


10)  New part, new port.  (7)   ANTWERP
A final anagram (new) of NEW PART.
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:18
@maureen wrote:1Prang WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
2 Picture postcard WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
3 Chopin WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
4 Scrap iron WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
5 Bare arms WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
6 Abyss WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
8Egg beater WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
9 Napkin WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300

Evening Mo.

Brilliant, you're on fire as usual, well done.

Strictly speaking Clue 5 is 'BEAR' arms, because the clue phrase was 'CARRY WEAPONS',

but I've ticked it, I don't nit pick.
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:21
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a think about these thoroughly thensational thingamybobs.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 5-6-19

1)  Police initially called to crash (5)   PRANG WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
Put together the first letter of Police and called on the telephone.


2)  Scupper dictator’s airbrushed photographic record (7,8 )  PICTURE POSTCARD WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
An anagram (airbrushed) of SCUPPER DICTATOR.


3)  Composer having piece of meat at home (6)   CHOPIN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A cut of meat, followed by the usual 2 letter word for AT HOME.


4)  Fight with club that may be recycled (5, 4)  SCRAP     IRON WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A 5 letter word for a fight., followed by a 4 letter golf club.


5)  Carry weapons with sleeves rolled up, we hear (4,4)   BEAR    ARMS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
What is revealed when sleeves are rolled up sounds like the carrying of weapons.

         
6)  Big hole in baby’s shawl. (5)   ABYSS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Do as others do when playing bridge. (6,4)   FOLLOW     SUIT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A double definition, ‘do as others do’ OR how you would play your cards in Bridge.
 

8 )  Encourage British consumers to get Whiskers? (3-7)   EGG    BEATERS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A 3 letter verb meaning to encourage, the abbreviation for British and some consumers
WHISKERS in this case is something that whisks in a kitchen.


9  Napoleon’s family serviette (6)   NAPKIN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
An abbreviated way of referring to Napoleon followed by a synonym for family.


10)  New part, new port.  (7)     ANTWERP WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A final anagram (new) of NEW PART.



Evening Gassey.

Superb crosswording, and a full house.
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:22
I had altered it Ray, too late..but ne-er mind eh!..and thanks for another belter..I look forward to this every week.
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:23
@maureen wrote:I had altered it Ray, too late..but ne-er  mind eh!..and thanks for another  belter..I look forward to this every week.

You're very welcome Mo, you played a blinder.
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:31
Evening Ray . Belting , most welcome on
a weary Wednesday WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 709307421
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 20:34
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray . Belting , most welcome on
a weary Wednesday WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 709307421

Thank you kindly Sir, you are a cracking Xworder.

"a weary Wednesday" LOL, hope I've brightened it up WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 3530011831
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on Wed 5 Jun 2019 - 22:06
A little light tonight, but well done to Mo and Gassey.

Here are the solutions :-



WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 5-6-19

1) Police initially called to crash (5)
PRANG

2) Scupper dictator’s airbrushed photographic record (7,8 )
PICTURE POSTCARD

3) Composer having piece of meat at home (6)
CHOPIN new

4) Fight with club that may be recycled (5, 4)
SCRAP IRON

5) Carry weapons with sleeves rolled up, we hear (4,4)
BEAR ARMS

6) Big hole in baby’s shawl. (5)
ABYSS

7) Do as others do when playing bridge. (6,4)
FOLLOW SUIT

8 ) Encourage British consumers to get Whiskers? (3-7)
EGG-BEATERS

9 Napoleon’s family serviette (6)
NAPKIN

10) New part, new port. (7)
ANTWERP
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on Thu 6 Jun 2019 - 14:05
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a think about these thoroughly thensational thingamybobs.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 5-6-19

1)  Police initially called to crash (5)   P _ _ _ _...PRang
An easy one to start us off.
Put together the first letter of Police and called on the telephone.


2)  Scupper dictator’s airbrushed photographic record (7,8 )...Picture Postcard
An anagram (airbrushed) of SCUPPER DICTATOR.


3)  Composer having piece of meat at home (6)   C _ _ _ _ _ CHOPIN
A cut of meat, followed by the usual 2 letter word for AT HOME.


4)  Fight with club that may be recycled (5, 4)  S _ _ _ _     I _ _ _...Scrap iron
A 5 letter word for a fight., followed by a 4 letter golf club.


5)  Carry weapons with sleeves rolled up, we hear (4,4)   B  _ _ _     _ _ _ _...Bear arms
What is revealed when sleeves are rolled up sounds like the carrying of weapons.

         
6)  Big hole in baby’s shawl. (5)   _ _ _ _ _,,Abyss
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Do as others do when playing bridge. (6,4)   F __ _ _ _      S _ _ _....Follow Suit
A double definition, ‘do as others do’ OR how you would play your cards in Bridge.
 

8 )  Encourage British consumers to get Whiskers? (3-7)   E _ _     B _ _ _ _ _ S...
A 3 letter verb meaning to encourage, the abbreviation for British and some consumers
WHISKERS in this case is something that whisks in a kitchen.


9  Napoleon’s family serviette (6)   N _ _ _ _ _
An abbreviated way of referring to Napoleon followed by a synonym for family...Napkin


10)  New part, new port.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (new) of NEW PART.


Better late than never Wink
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on Thu 6 Jun 2019 - 14:15
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a think about these thoroughly thensational thingamybobs.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 5-6-19

1)  Police initially called to crash (5)   P _ _ _ _...PRang WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
Put together the first letter of Police and called on the telephone.


2)  Scupper dictator’s airbrushed photographic record (7,8 )...Picture Postcard WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
An anagram (airbrushed) of SCUPPER DICTATOR.


3)  Composer having piece of meat at home (6)   C _ _ _ _ _  CHOPIN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A cut of meat, followed by the usual 2 letter word for AT HOME.


4)  Fight with club that may be recycled (5, 4)  S _ _ _ _     I _ _ _...Scrap iron WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A 5 letter word for a fight., followed by a 4 letter golf club.


5)  Carry weapons with sleeves rolled up, we hear (4,4)   B  _ _ _     _ _ _ _...Bear arms WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
What is revealed when sleeves are rolled up sounds like the carrying of weapons.

         
6)  Big hole in baby’s shawl. (5)   _ _ _ _ _,,Abyss WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Do as others do when playing bridge. (6,4)   F __ _ _ _      S _ _ _....Follow Suit WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300
A double definition, ‘do as others do’ OR how you would play your cards in Bridge.
 

8 )  Encourage British consumers to get Whiskers? (3-7)   E _ _     B _ _ _ _ _ S...
A 3 letter verb meaning to encourage, the abbreviation for British and some consumers
WHISKERS in this case is something that whisks in a kitchen.


9  Napoleon’s family serviette (6)   N _ _ _ _ _
An abbreviated way of referring to Napoleon followed by a synonym for family...Napkin WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 154235300


10)  New part, new port.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (new) of NEW PART.


Better late than never Wink

What blinkin' time do you call this!!!!!!! LOL

Anyroad well done you WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-6-19 3530011831


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on Thu 6 Jun 2019 - 15:58
Thanks for those, Ray, I missed them last night. Smile
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I nearly sent a search [party out for you Jo Anne!!!!!!! LOL
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