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Heading into the New Year [BB343]

1 January, 2012

To celebrate the first day of 2012, each answer to our nine clues below entails two words that can both follow HEAD in a familiar phrase or compound word.

For example, Where Brie is cut, say is cheeseboard (head cheese/head board). So, do you have your head around the pattern? Then head on in.

  1. Dawn (5,5)
  2. Telstra connection (5,4)
  3. Public toilet (8)
  4. Nation of birth (8)
  5. Goal attempt from a mark (3,4)
  6. Nouveau riche (7)
  7. Gale (6,4)
  8. Non-short cut (4,3)
  9. Crime show (4,4)

SOLUTION NEXT WEEK
BB342 SOLUTION
: Eel look, school leer, tattoo oodles, tweed doona, reef feel, grappa account, burro offal, Mallee llama, Lille egg. (Other trebles are possible.)

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