CROSSWORD SOLUTIONS Dec & Jan/Feb

The solutions to those cryptic clues that have been driving us crazy

December 2018 solutions:

Across

1. Few 3. Jingle Bells 8. Iberia 9. Rickshaw 10. Yacht 11. Rural 13. Signs 15. Godetia 16. Tonight 20. Rocky 21. Scowl 23. Straw 24. Cake sale 25. Tandem 26. Try try again 27. Gin

Down

1. Fairy lights 2. Wretched 3. Joist 4. Garbage 5. Biker 6. Lahore 7. Saw 12. Little Women 13. Skier 14. Story 17. Guard dog 18. Iceberg 19. Donkey 22. Laser 23. Stain 24. Cut

Jan/Feb 2019 solutions:

Across

1. Mob 3. Subcontract 8. Red Sea 9. Derision 10. After 11. Kebab 13. Sleep 15. Rudyard Kipling 20. Weird 21. Scorn 23. Clean 24. Poseidon 25. Marina 26. Thunderclap 27. Owe

Down

1. Marram grass 2. Bedstead 3. Spear 4. Cuddled 5. Thick 6. Amoeba 7. Thy 12. Belgian pate 13. Screw 14. Pried 17. Impetigo 18. Titanic 19. Honshu 22. Naiad 23. Cramp 24. Pit