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Across Down
  1. Cover all over with phosphorous and remain fresh in front of the Queen (7)
  2. Move slowly in church (4)
  3. Country member is absent before change into public ownership (15)
  4. Kiss part of the body (4)
  5. Rolls and heels over (5)
  6. Bird talk (4)
  7. Stylish and graceful poem not unknown to social worker (7)
  8. Coalminer’s dog gets bit of rind (7)
  9. Offend the modesty of a female with impudence (7)
  10. The state of this girl (7)
  11. Happy when girl meets boy (4)
  12. Kitty visits English town (5)
  13. A question of time? (4)
  14. Changing cover? (7,8)
  15. Remained in port (4)
  16. This type of play is a disaster (7)
  1. Self punishment for sin in animal enclosure can reform earl (7)
  2. Deeply held belief evident in girl’s newspaper piece (7,2,5)
  3. Biblical figure turned up carrying old weapon (4)
  4. Perhaps Lear is the first pragmatic thinker (7)
  5. Amin getting to return in charge is foolish (7)
  6. River containing many shellfish (4)
  7. Check computer screen (7)
  8. A possibility of success when contending against fortune (8,6)
  9. Clergyman gets caught immediately (5)
  10. Assign a great many by the sound of it (5)
  11. Unfortunately Gale needs support in this subject (7)
  12. Nevertheless time is a consideration (7)
  13. A dashing young man’s bitterness towards answer books (7)
  14. Girl keeping secret place for criminals gets general pardon (7)
  15. Old instrument discovered somewhere in Scotland (4)
  16. Article on a girl (4)
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