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.

Tuesday, 21st September 2021, 10:42 am

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ANSWERS BELOW - both crossword and cryptic crossword

20/09/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 6 Auction; 7 Sites; 9 Elm; 10 Slanderer; 12 Make-believe; 15 Candlestick; 17

Castigate; 19 Ill; 21 Ketch; 22 Janitor. Down: 1 Quilt; 2 Sty; 3 Pool; 4 Timepiece; 5 Reserve; 8 Invent;

11 Yardstick; 13 Energy; 14 Manages; 16 Sloop; 18 Thai; 20 Air.

Quick: Across: 6 Quarrel; 7 Tutor; 9 Ale; 10 Repentant; 12 Concealment; 15 Agriculture; 17 Limitless;

19 Hot; 21 Askew; 22 Meeting. Down: 1 Surly 2 Ire; 3 Fete; 4 Customary; 5 Morning; 8 Depart; 11

Domiciled; 13 Couple; 14 Against; 16 Mound; 18 Seem; 20 Ate.

21/09/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Indecision; 7 Quiff; 8 Elastic; 10 Attracts; 11 Oral; 13 Erased; 15 Act one; 17 Elan;

18 Dustcart; 21 Ladders; 22 Tango; 23 On the rocks. Down: 1 Idiot; 2 Deflated; 3 Cresta; 4 Swag; 5

Ontario; 6 Square meal; 9 Collection; 12 Ecstatic; 14 Abandon; 16 Purser; 19 Aunts; 20 Mesh.

Quick: Across: 1 Understood; 7 Ensue; 8 Serpent; 10 Detested; 11 Lass; 13 Rising; 15 Redeem; 17

Ogre; 18 Needless; 21 Tripper; 22 Hedge; 23 Well-shaped. Down: 1 Upset; 2 Dressing; 3 Rusted; 4

Tire; 5 Operate; 6 Tenderfoot; 9 Taskmaster; 12 Headship; 14 Survive; 16 Dearth; 19 Ended; 20 Opal.

22/09/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 6 Vicious; 7 Madam; 9 Bears; 10 Licking; 12 Greater part; 14 Keep in sight; 18

Charmed; 19 Habit; 21 Angle; 22 Curtail. Down: 1 Diver; 2 Mirror; 3 Out; 4 Back up; 5 Cannery; 8

Nigeria; 11 Painter; 13 Methane; 15 Partly; 16 Hearty; 17 Minim; 20 Due.

Quick: Across: 6 Discard; 7 Petty; 9 Vogue; 10 Riposte; 12 Degradation; 14 Parentheses; 18 Distant;

19 Break; 21 Inane; 22 Connect. Down: 1 Pilot; 2 Accuse; 3 Orb; 4 Devout; 5 Station; 8 Fiddler; 11

Pretend; 13 Salient; 15 Extend; 16 Errand; 17 Watch; 20 Don.

23/09/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Adam; 3 Disbands; 9 Reproof; 10 Anvil; 11 Singles match; 13 Elands; 15 Lesson; 17

Class warfare; 20 Irene; 21 Learner; 22 Entitled; 23 Glad. Down: 1 Arrested; 2 Aspen; 4 Infuse; 5 Beat

a retreat; 6 Novices; 7 Sold; 8 Noble descent; 12 Inferred; 14 Ailment; 16 Twelve; 18 Annul; 19 Dine.

Quick: Across: 1 Dash; 3 Handsome; 9 Promote; 10 Sever; 11 Asymmetrical; 13 Erring; 15 Allege; 17

Acquaintance; 20 Aroma; 21 Evolved; 22 Respects; 23 Clad. Down: 1 Depraved; 2 Stony; 4 Averts; 5

Distillation; 6 Obviate; 7 Earn; 8 Commensurate; 12 Defended; 14 Reckons; 16 Divert; 18 Novel; 19

Pair.

24/09/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 1 On the scales; 9 End; 10 Decorator; 11 Votes; 13 Lantern; 14 Haunts; 16 Relish; 18

Noblest; 19 Layer; 20 Enactment; 21 Ace; 22 Fleet Street. Down: 2 Nod; 3 Hides; 4 Sickle; 5 Arrange;

6 Extremity; 7 Heavy-handed; 8 French fries; 12 Thumbnail; 15 Theatre; 17 Stress; 19 Later; 21 Awe.

Quick: Across: 1 Masterpiece; 9 Rue; 10 Mendicant; 11 Urged; 13 Liaison; 14 Uplift; 16 Debate; 18

Edifice; 19 Stern; 20 Coastline; 21 Ass; 22 Storyteller. Down: 2 Ape; 3 Timid; 4 Rankle; 5 Imitate; 6

Classmate; 7 Fraudulence; 8 Stuntedness; 12 Gallivant; 15 Fritter; 17 Depict; 19 Swell; 21 Axe.

25/09/21 DOUBLE CROSSWORD:

Cryptic: Across: 4 Address; 8 Enlist; 9 Aspirin; 10 Listen; 11 Openly; 12 Whistled; 18 Free port; 20

Silent; 21 Sister; 22 Make way; 23 Tinsel; 24 Forsake. Down: 1 Bellows; 2 Elastic; 3 Assent; 5

Dislodge; 6 Raiser; 7 Spills; 13 Left-back; 14 Contest; 15 Sterile; 16 Virago; 17 Recess; 19 Elixir.

Quick: Across: 4 Variety; 8 Elicit; 9 Account; 10 Trusty; 11 Swivel; 12 Ointment; 18 Commence; 20

Ardour; 21 Struck; 22 Comical; 23 Morass; 24 Lengthy. Down: 1 Section; 2 Piquant; 3 Dictum; 5

Accustom; 6 Ironic; 7 Tender; 13 Encroach; 14 Inhuman; 15 Peckish; 16 Groove; 17 Coming; 19

Motion.