Crossword (Spring 2019)

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 ACROSS
1. A bright, yellow spring flower (8)
4. In ___ condition or a garden herb (4)
7 . Family name (7)
9. Cool, light, airy (5)
12. Used by children for colouring in (7)
13. ______ Platypus (10)
15. ___ Day, Spring month (3)
17 . Butterfly with red and black markings (3,7)
23. Sheffield ice hockey team (8)
24. Bird of prey (5)
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2.A tank filled with water for keeping live fish (8)
3.Amusing, make laugh (5)
5.Reporting on recent events (4)
6.A trip to see wild animals, especially in Africa (6)
8.Second smallest country in the world, famous for its casinos and grand prix (6)
10.Before the usual time (7)
11.Problematic; easy to carry (7)
13. Surname of actor who plays EastEnders Mick Carter (4)
14.Curve in a road or river (4)
16.End of the loaf (5)
18.Snake like fishes (4)
19.____ and graces, showing off (4)
20.Ancient South American tribe (4)
21.In the Bible, Cain’s brother (4)
22.Black and yellow flying insect (3)