14A out of date magazine with gold necklace on the front (8). I think it's Time something. And can someone explain 24A. Pitt without a vowel is not quite this! (5). I think it's Brad Pitt & the answer...
16a 26s gallery in ship (6) 6d Enhanced group of academics entertain agents near central sweden...
25A I've got S?I?L Is it SKILL? Can't think of anything else.
5d Romantic proposal (6) T-N--- 13a Looking sad and holding nothing, we leave! 26a Treat a malady (9) cheers...
9d) Gathering beneath station (13). Is it understanding? Thanks in advance...
last one, of course, why is the last one always so infuriating? Disciple much obliged over a composition(6) s?fat? Help appreciated...
8d) Awfully short heiress longs to be a stunner (7,4). I have ??G?I?H, ?O?E. English sole? English rose? Thanks in advance...
22 across Dope with revolver protecting former plant? I have G---E-R-D....
8a slips around and gives messages(7)e?????? 5d The French state (8)???????e 12a. They cadge, and get sore cursing. Im not in it(10)???o?????? 13d One transporter- it's second carrying the first many...
Can someone clarify whether 16 across is STATES or STATUS please. 26s gallery in ship - if this refers to 26 that answer is condition and status would match it but gallery in ship is S-TATE-S I would...
21a) Its inhuman to nick half the bible(5) R???t 12d) One finds a lawyer in the 10 across(Poplar) three times(6) ?r???e Thanks All...
Last one. 21d learning about one flower abroad. (5)l?I?e Thanks in advance...
Last one, 24a. Pitt without a vowel is not quite this! I have B-E-D. Must be bread? but cannot parse.
Last couple......2d....Nick, wings clipped, leaves .... (3).....T?A and 24a.....Catch retiring business associate right away....E?T?A?...ENTRAP ?...
Sunday Times Concise 9A. "Nonentity" I think it is ?I?S?U?AK...
Last one in Sunday Times 5th July: I might be being stupid but can't see how the only obvious answer to 25ac is the answer: I have e-p-s-s, which suggests exposes - why?
One cast like Cinders (4). I have: A?H? I thought ASHY but would like confirmation as I don't think it the best of clues. Is CAST synonymous with SHY?
10a no union member will carry wood that's dirty(8) is UNWASHED, I think, ASH being the wood but the rest?
9 across. Nonentity ?I?S?U?A? 19 across. At the double (7-5) L?C?E??/S?L?T Thank you...
Help please :- 17a-0ne trusted to get "creative" with books? (3,7). --t -t-d-n- 14d) Mostly unavailable- parts too old (2,7) a- --e-a-e Thanks...

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5d district of paris known for its nightclubs (10)...
I can't post a ful link I'm afraid but this will give a taster :::: http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/news/uk_news/National/article1577228.ece The paper put an undercover reporter into Complete...
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-33386914 Far be it for me to kick a man when he is down .............
Capture
If the great Federer plays as he did today against Andy Murray I think he'll win. Poor Andy. He didn't do a lot wrong, but Fed was incredible....
this may be long but I hope it is short. I have one above friend who has truly lost every friend, acquaintances, the lot except me and right now I haven't been a good friend. I can no longer tolerate...
Is the Roman town Newark on Trent? Seems to fit with being 10 miles from RAF Waddington, but the Doddington Hall seems to be more than 8 miles north-east. Have I missed a small Roman town?
hes won what a farce
Morning all xx
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/andy-burnham-claims-rent-for-flat-moments-away-from-another-he-already-owns-10273311.html...
22a...Teenage player needs a shower after squash JAMES DEAN ? Can't parse this !...
Does it really irritate you (it does me) when you answer a question in a category where someone is asking for advice, help, or suggestions and they never respond? You check their activity, and they...
Tuesday. The sky is almost clear this morning, a sunny day I hope. Tiggy is still roaming about the garden at the moment, he'll be off to bed shortly. The Tall Ships Festival in Gloucester docks this...
http://www.dailyecho.co.uk/news/national/news/12955351.MP_fears_over_abuse_probe_timeframe/ could it be the home office are hoping more of those who may be targeted by this might die before the truth...
At last! Lindsey Vonn (one of the world's greatest skiers) and Tiger Woods (one of the world's worst philandering love rats) have split up....
The drama "Home Fires" started yesterday. Can anyone tell me, has it been on before?I watched the beginning of it at the W.I. meeting and it all seemed familiar....
plausible but false
I have just received a Cross Rolled Gold fountain pen, worth £205 for winning the Sunday Times crossword ! I just wanted to give my thanks to all that have helped me out, on a regular basis, on this...

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Sunday Times Crossword

Cryptic crosswords can be difficult even when you are used to the setter’s way of thinking. We’ve compiled a list of tips and examples from the Sunday Times crossword to help you on your way to completion and another Sunday morning well spent.   Wordplay in the Sunday Times often involves using the first or ...17:30 Thu 31st Oct 2013

I will be moving abroad to work later this year, can you recommend any good expat websites that will keep me in touch with life in Britain

Asks panda A. Most websites geared towards the British expatriate community will help you keep in touch with news and current affairs back home, put you in touch with fellow Brits abroad or send you01:00 Mon 03rd Sep 2001

Are there really Satanists in this country or is it just a bunch of Goths taking it a bit too far

asks MissDon:A. Satanists are in the news again because of 23-year-old Manuela Ruda who, along with her husband Daniel, was found guilty of murder in Germany. They had killed a man by hitting him with01:00 Fri 01st Feb 2002

What is a cryptic crossword

A. A cryptic crossword puzzle is one in which each clue is a little puzzle in itself, as distinct from the more straightforward question-and-answer crosswords. Crosswords were invented in Britain in01:00 Mon 21st May 2001

Anax Crosswords

Anax Crosswords is the home of Anax, crossword setter for the likes of The Independent, Financial Times, The Times and as of June 2011 the Sunday Times Concise Crossword. He has been setting and compiling crosswords for a number of years, and this experience reflects in his frequently updated blog - a popular source fo...14:45 Fri 08th Apr 2011

When did the Internet bank First-e close

Asks marmalade A. It closed at the end of September and all operations ceased on October 3, 2001 in the UK and Germany. It will continue to operate in France. Q. Why did it close A. Many believe01:00 Mon 29th Oct 2001

Etiquette For Asking A Quiz, Puzzle or Crossword Question

1. When asking for help with a crossword clue, please do a search through AnswerBank first to see if the clue has already been answered, especially if the crossword is more than a day old. 2. If the question has not been previously posted: Please state the name, number, date and type of crossword in the title of ...15:30 Tue 06th Dec 2011

It's been a long time

Q. How has Cliff Richard remained a major star for so long A. It's a question of knowing the market, picking the right material, staying out of trouble, and staying alive - all items Cliff01:00 Tue 19th Feb 2002

Paintings in Hospitals

Q. What is it A. A charity organisation which lends art to NHS hospitals to try to soften the institutional blow of the environment. Q. Do they charge for the service A. Pictures are issued on01:00 Sun 20th Jan 2002

What are the Spitting Image people up to

A. The satirical television series came to an end in 1988. Spitting Image - lampooning current events using latex puppets - was created in 1984 by Roger Law and Peter Fluck, and ran for 18 series01:00 Mon 03rd Dec 2001

The price is right: Buying a bestseller

There's been much noise made in the media over the last couple of weeks about the 'revelation' that the bookshop chains have been taking money from publishers in order to promote their books more01:00 Thu 08th Nov 2001

When was the first commercial on British TV

Q. When was the first commercial shown on British TV A. The first British commercial was shown in 1955 and advertised Gibbs SR toothpaste. It began... it's tingling fresh, it's as fresh as ice...The01:00 Mon 14th May 2001

Whatever happened to Russell Harty

A. He died on 8 June, 1988, from liver failure. He was 53. Harty was one of the great TV chat show hosts - yet will probably be remembered best for being attacked by an ill-mannered singer. Q. 01:00 Wed 18th Apr 2001

What should I see in Madrid

Asks B. Camfield A. Madrid is a cosmopolitan city that is best seen at night when the streets are teeming with people in its many bars and restaurants. Information on what is going on in Madrid01:00 Mon 15th Apr 2002

Kew Bridge Steam Museum

Kew Bridge Steam Museum houses a museum of water supply and a collection of water pumping steam engines. The site remains an internationally-recognised museum of steam pumping engines as a reminder of the many pumping stations spread throughout London and the UK. The museum houses the world's largest working beam engin...16:37 Mon 24th May 2010

The origins of Mothers Day

The 18th March 2007 is Mothering Sunday and as it does every year in the UK falls on the 4th Sunday of Lent. The tradition of presenting Mothers up and down the country with gifts, flowers and12:10 Fri 09th Mar 2007

Tech FAQ

The box I use to ask questions has disappeared, where did it go The question and answer entry boxes are still there, but they are now integrated into The AnswerBank's layout.In any category on the website the enter question box can be found below the search bar at the top of the page. Clicking on the box will make it o...15:53 Mon 10th Jan 2011

Q Why do radio stations ban certain records

A. There are a number of sensible, and sometimes not so sensible, reasons for not playing records on the radio. These are usually governed by the blanket criteria of what is referred to as 'good01:00 Mon 16th Apr 2001

The AnswerBank Crossword Guide - National Daily Papers

The AnswerBank Crossword Guide – National Daily Papers The Daily Mirror – Daily crosswords can be accessed online, complete with solution phone lines, so that you’ll never miss a puzzle again. http://www.mirror.co.uk/fun-games/crosswords/ The Times – The Times weekday supplements cost 9...16:37 Mon 24th May 2010

A quitter's tale

The last cigarette was stubbed out at around midnight on Sunday; the moment was filled with mixed emotions. Cigarettes and I have been through the good times and the bad times. I am sure we could have15:14 Fri 06th Jul 2007

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