Puzzle Solutions

Here are the puzzle solutions for the ‘Take a Break’ section: September 2019

DSM Easy Crossword! Toughie Crossword!(theme – the four answers around the outside of the grid refer to ‘drinking’; not only in the alcoholic sense)
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1) tower 2) option 1) not my cup of tea 1) non abstainers
4) elated 3) British Empire 8) nouns 2) trundle
8) attic 5) at loggerheads 9) lambada 3) yesterday
9) tallest 6) Euston 10) bod 4) ullage
10) colic 7) steamroller 11) edges near 5) ohm
11) Avignon 13) saucer 13) treads 6) trade
12) Chevrolet 14) Brunei 14) get off 7) a hair of the dog
15) harmful 17) ivory haul 12) spellable
16) chard 19) ish 13) origami
17) achieve 20) Eritrea 16) damask
18) nanny 22) brand 18) oriel
19) arrest 23) saloon keeping 20) Rio
20) mosaic