CROSSWORD No46 by Matt Varnish

ACROSS

1. Soul to soul for a great year? (8)

9 Commonplace 24 25. (8)

10 High flier one by way of triple cross. (8)

11 Extraterrestial cleric could be charged. (8)

12 Doubly rated gentleman's conveyance? (3-5)

15 Roman ghost from Madagascar hear a preliminary proposition. (5)

16 A little work before Tiny one for test results. (6)

17 Intervals of silence in purest sounds. (5)

20 Calls mathematical systems. (5)

23 Possibly a 12 for the former Miss Bell. (6)

24 and 25. Cheap distant object with pedalled front wheel. (5, 8)

27 With it with personal proof in state a number of fanlike inflorescences. (8)

28 Can rods be the axes of country dancing? (8)

29 Garlic and sapphires here according to Old Possum. (8)

30 Nothing left off the 11 motor is mass of restless energy. (8)

DOWN

2 Sharp one lethal if 11. (4, 4)

3 Send on over smart tin. (8)

4 Cheek a body's messenger. (5)

5 Had one over the eight? (5)

6 Round advertising material. (8)

7 Many raid split milk worker (perhaps a misspelt Pepys). (8)

8 Vernacular water events could lead to shy corns. (8)

13 Increase, due to adult movie's adverse criticism? (6)

14 In came damaged films. (6)

17 Tear Aristotle briefly an adjective for banks. (8)

18 Line Bess made thinking well. (8)

19 Pighouse rotas for hairdressers. (8)

21 Short measure still part looper caterpillar. (8)

22 Hardworking yachtsmen are few in Ecclesiastes. (8)

25 Noted a thousand in notes. (5)

26 God there is material. (5)