Hartlepool Mail crossword answers: Here are the solutions for our latest batch of puzzles

Here are the latest answers for the Hartlepool Mail’s daily crossword puzzles.

Wednesday, 1st December 2021, 10:34 am

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ANSWERS BELOW - both crossword and cryptic crossword

29/11/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Appropriate; 9 Unravel; 10 Lynch; 11 Talon; 12 Sprouts; 13 On view; 15 Warsaw;

18 Enchant; 20 Alibi; 22 Rains; 23 Compere; 24 Tennis balls. Down: 2 Peril; 3 Revenue; 4 Polish; 5

Idler; 6 Tongues; 7 Auctioneers; 8 Ghostwriter; 14 Vaccine; 16 Anaemia; 17 Stocks; 19 Arson; 21

Ideal.

Quick: Across: 1 Grease-paint; 9 Isolate; 10 Throw; 11 Fated; 12 Garbage; 13 Lament; 15 Asleep; 18

Omnibus; 20 Trout; 22 Extra; 23 Adamant; 24 As You Like It. Down: 2 Roost; 3 Abandon; 4 Energy; 5

Alter; 6 Narrate; 7 Eiffel Tower; 8 Sweet Potato; 14 Minutes; 16 Set-back; 17 Assail; 19 Beano; 21

Okapi.

30/11/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Tots; 3 Cataract; 8 Laud; 9 Foursome; 11 Outward bound; 13 Eleven; 14 Stroke; 17

Chimney sweep; 20 Absentee; 21 Pawn; 22 Everyone; 23 Free. Down: 1 Talk over; 2 Trustee; 4

Avoids; 5 Air hostess; 6 Adorn; 7 Tree; 10 Paper money; 12 Response; 15 Open air; 16 Demean; 18

Haste; 19 Race.

Quick: Across: 1 Bleb; 3 Imprison; 8 Copy; 9 Preclude; 11 Blandishment; 13 Tendon; 14 Better; 17

Pitilessness; 20 Specious; 21 Able; 2 Extended; 23 Feat. Down: 1 Backbite; 2 Explain; 4 Morose; 5

Recompense; 6 Spurn; 7 Need; 10 Admonition; 12 Prospect; 15 Tremble; 16 Repute; 18 Inept; 19

Isle.

01/12/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 3 Escalator; 8 Abel; 9 Murderess; 10 Piston; 11 Wrest; 14 Often; 15 Tuck; 16 Trots;

18 Tool; 20 Tonal; 21 Noted; 24 Sprang; 25 Contracts; 26 Flat; 27 Road tests. Down: 1 Lampposts; 2

Sensation; 4 Shun; 5 Adder; 6 Arrest; 7 Oast; 9 Mount; 11 Wooed; 12 Turntable; 13 Skylights; 17

Stops; 19 Looted; 22 Erase; 23 To-do; 24 Stet.

Quick: Across: 3 Principal; 8 Obey; 9 Agreeable; 10 Steppe; 11 Aspic; 14 Rover; 15 Coir; 16 Tears; 18

Cant; 20 Tunic; 21 Gross; 24 Pencil; 25 Disagreed; 26 Mean; 27 Destitute. Down: 1 Construct; 2

Deserving; 4 Rage; 5 Needs; 6 Italic; 7 Able; 9 Apart; 11 Amass; 12 Connected; 13 Truculent; 17

Steed; 19 Truant; 22 Strut; 23 Tire; 24 Pent.

02/12/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Hives; 4 Embrace; 8 Tonight; 9 Lined; 10 Oust; 11 Prussian; 13 Plan; 14 Eyes; 16

Patriots; 17 Beta; 20 Ashen; 21 Element; 22 Tirades; 23 Later. Down: 1 Hothouse plant; 2 Vends; 3

Sago; 4 Entire; 5 Bull’s-eye; 6 Aunties; 7 End in disaster; 12 Rationed; 13 Pitcher; 15 Steers; 18 Erect;

19 Well.

Quick: Across: 1 Idler; 4 Proffer; 8 Derange; 9 Strip; 10 Free; 11 Accurate; 13 Even; 14 Here; 16

Guttural; 17 Cash; 20 Breed; 21 Explode; 22 Element; 23 Tight. Down: 1 Indefatigable; 2 Large; 3

Ring; 4 Pierce; 5 Obscured; 6 Forgave; 7 Replenishment; 12 Befuddle; 13 Extreme; 15 Patent; 18

Along; 19 Spot.

03/12/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 7 Exodus; 8 Bureau; 10 Learner; 11 Belle; 12 Rock; 13 Catch; 17 Breed; 18 Prop; 22

Knave; 23 Trainer; 24 Models; 25 Robust. Down: 1 Declare; 2 Romance; 3 Burns; 4 Put back; 5 Realm;

6 Rules; 9 Ornaments; 14 Ordeals; 15 Bran tub; 16 Spirits; 19 Skimp; 20 Handy; 21 Major.

Quick: Across: 7 Stocks; 8 Caller; 10 Regular; 11 Terse; 12 Cove; 13 Vital; 17 State; 18 Stye; 22 Brine;

23 Curtail; 24 Switch; 25 Slogan. Down: 1 Ostrich; 2 Forgive; 3 Skill; 4 Partial; 5 Alert; 6 Greet; 9

Armistice; 14 Stretch; 15 Strange; 16 Telling; 19 Abuse; 20 Rigid; 21 Droll.

04/12/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Testament; 8 Roc; 9 Lacked drive; 11 Gathers; 12 Treat; 13 Ensign; 15 Crutch; 17

Tarot; 18 Chaired; 20 Paperchases; 22 Ash; 23 Treasurer. Down: 2 Era; 3 Anele; 4 Eldest; 5 Twister; 6

Present arms; 7 Scratched; 10 Catastrophe; 11 Great Bear; 14 Go to pot; 16 Accrue; 19 Aphis; 21 Ere.

Quick: Across: 1 Priceless; 8 Own; 9 Stimulation; 11 Diocese; 12 Glory; 13 Repeat; 15 Debase; 17

Caret; 18 Predict; 20 Uncertainty; 22 Van; 23 Exertions. Down: 2 Rot; 3 Educe; 4 Elated; 5 Shingle; 6

Consolation; 7 Enjoyment; 10 Inopportune; 11 Directive; 14 Article; 16 Sparse; 19 Exact; 21 Tan.