Crossword 1,150 by Rufus

28th November 2003 at 00:00

1 Executive recruitment agents seeking school principals (4-7) 9 Scholar returning maths calculations behind time (7) 10 Gold that is left to an Oxford college (5) 11 The head to apply for a job (4) 12 I revised in a way not to be taken seriously (8) 14 Fly through tea break (6) 16 Goes around in women's clothes (6) 18 Very strong players at club (4,4) 19 Just a few rides for pleasure (4) 22 Fly to an away match (5) 23 Put to death, and do it with a will (7) 24 Be confident, sleep is guaranteed (4,7) DOWN

2 Split up writing in test papers (5) 3 New mode of millennium architecture? (4) 4 The nun wanders around diocese with unprepared translation(6) 5 Double signs of approval by teacher in a short time (3,5) 6 Not so fine ruler (7) 7 Strikers on trial in international games (4,6) 8 Quick course in British journalism (5,6) 13 Point on missile launched from submarine grating (8) 15 Waiting to be stocked (2,5) 17 Area of cricket field used in wet weather (6) 20 Berate Lincoln about his country (5) 21 Be a university lover (4)

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