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Puzzles November 2023

Across

  • 1 Missile shelter built around dump (7)
  • 5 Places it before the end in two seconds (5)
  • 8 Vaudeville chum is confusing everybody (5,4)
  • 9 Turned away (3)
  • 10 Rough outline sounds like a breeze (5)
  • 11 Student laptop given to breadwinner (7)
  • 13 Rainwear wrapped around heartless lothario (6)
  • 15 Standard features of written signature (6)
  • 18 Complicated bureaucracy revealed in bloody recording (3,4)
  • 22 Drain away to the lowest point (5)
  • 24 Napoleon’s sign of the zodiac (3)
  • 25 Gold leads to conspiracy about current unconscious behaviour (9)
  • 26 To begin with drinking is strictly controlled outside nightclub (5)
  • 27 Curious order to get seen stuffing animal (3,4)

Down

  • 1 Cautious but pointed imitation backfired somewhat (5)
  • 2 Stop chasing stylish position (7)
  • 3 Kindles make reference to naughty sex outside (7)
  • 4 Follow footpath (5)
  • 5 Relish small mixed salad with no drizzle topping (5)
  • 6 Tip of this prong or barb? (5)
  • 7 To some extent, she's affronted by yellow food colouring (7)
  • 12 She couldn’t resist an apple, so peeled seven (3)
  • 13 Messy clothing encouraged! (7)
  • 14 Trendy joint (3)
  • 16 No joke to be shown up by the French in groups of nine (7)
  • 17 Humour is eluding loony (7)
  • 19 Leaves a little bit of liquid (5)
  • 20 Battle tall farm boy regularly (5)
  • 21 Apple muncher (5)
  • 23 It spins back and forth (5)

Posted in puzzles on Nov 01, 2023