Crossword 749 answers & explanations

By David Tossman In Cryptic Crosswords

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1st January, 2012
Crossword 749 solution Before anyone else does, let me say that 2 down is a rather poor clue, technically OK but with a surface reading that makes no sense. It looks like work in progress rather than a finished job. Silly me. Apart from that, I think I can say with due modesty that this puzzle has some quite pleasing clues ...

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