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Across Down
  1. It gives one the opportunity to rise in the world (6)
  2. Indiscriminate slaughter in Israeli city following a religious service (8)
  3. Absolute forgiveness for offences by Frank, Norm and Don (4,6)
  4. Snakes found in a ship carrying phosphorous (4)
  5. Dicky shall see when it can be found on the beach (8)
  6. Exactly right therefore to take drug before noon (4-2)
  7. Enthusiastic about books after I get old (4)
  8. Manages in conversation when abroad (8)
  9. No charge for fortified wine where customs duties don’t apply (4,4)
  10. Look quickly but stay back (4)
  11. Animal character in story about a paramilitary organisation (6)
  12. Divulged confidential information in speech after former wife gets highly praised (8)
  13. Acceptable if returning to the Newcastle area (4)
  14. Provider of compensation after loss (5,5)
  15. Made known what most cricket captains have done (8)
  16. A dog for me (6)
  1. Decide jointly to take the same case (5)
  2. It must be known to be properly covered (5,4)
  3. University teacher’s study on the Queen (6)
  4. Best not to stand there being noncommittal (6-2-3-4)
  5. Left with nun to tour Northern Ireland (8)
  6. A short time after, the French can be seen in a Texas mission (5)
  7. Unprincipled salesman to steal sack of tea (9)
  8. King backs sailor taken in by simplistic story (9)
  9. One entering to take the place of a humble petitioner (9)
  10. European sailor carrying special navigational aid (8)
  11. Man involved in weird sect makes a deep impression (6)
  12. Grow by small spring (5)
  13. Strange English lake (5)
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