YA crossword

Across:

  • 2. Hysteria (5)
  • 4. Facile (4)
  • 9. US city on Lake Michigan (7)
  • 10. devout (5)
  • 11. Wild (5)
  • 13. Card suit (8)
  • 15. Observer (9)
  • 16. South African national rugby side (10)
  • 18. Radiohead’s was paranoid (7)
  • 23. Request (3)
  • 24. The BBC’s highest paid presenter (7)

Down:

  • 1. England captain (4)
  • 3. Bewildered (8)
  • 5. Capital city (5)
  • 6. Dialect (6)
  • 7. Make of guitar (12)
  • 8. Wooden structure (4)
  • 10. One of only three mammals to lay eggs (8)
  • 12. Sentient (5)
  • 14. Gusto (4)
  • 17. Picture app (9)
  • 19. Elect (3)
  • 20. Recumbent (5)
  • 21. Foot covering (4)
  • 22. Condiment (4)

Last week’s solutions

Across: 1. Strong, 8. Dacia, 9. Salary, 13. Limit, 14. Parmesan, 15. Karaoke, 16. Tie, 17. Rehearse, 20. Embellishment, 23. Skip, 25. Cavy, 27. Sutures, 29. Toe, 30. Smile, 31. Bercow

Down: 2. Tactile, 3. Ola, 4. Rebate, 5. Oath, 6. Brother, 7. Manga, 10. Moorgate, 11. Ostrich, 12. Fold, 15: Kraftwerk, 18. Hum, 19. Kleptomaniac, 21. Bacharach, 22. Hairdresser, 24. Indulge, 26. Nut, 28. Sniper, 32. Welk

Mick Ferris

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