Puzzletome Crossword Puzzles

March 2019 Monthly Crossword

Quick march, left, right!

It will soon become apparent that a self-referential 'chain' of clues is contained in each of the left and right halves of the grid. One of the clues in each chain is suitably undefined. With reference to the grid theme, an appropriate message will appear on completion.
7'Cos 24d is result (5)
8 28a regularly billed brewer for flier (9)
10 Stabbed in the heart 15a (6)
11 Nice summer after Mark has card finally swiped (8)
12 Slow to lead minor (8)
13 18d pulled back Knight to Queen 3 (4)
15 7a firm question keeping May leader (7)
17 American windbreaker without cover... he takes over (7)
20 Cut nearly all of shock (4)
22 Tuna and crab paste with ale and slice of olive (8)
25 Late rugby second row and stand off (8)
26 Generous inclusion of wine in concert (6)
27 Partner of diner by unusual display (9)
28 Contract termination applied to 13a (5)
1He's learning to control yob culture (9)
2 Discover right 10a that Ulster Unionists hold (6,2)
3 Aim to get prize money in the toilet? On the contrary! (7)
4 Disguises treatment criminal boss brought about (8)
5 Opening closure? (6)
6 Create speculation inside, for example (5)
9 The real, undeniable essences! (4)
14 Producing consistent measures for underground men working around Circle (9)
16 Mocking bird finally is a corn fritter (8)
18 23d core, so return (8)
19 UK principality shortly to get ruler mobile (7)
21Organise Buffalo Bill to suppress Indiana's final frontiers? (6)
23 Several 8a computer problems (4)
24 Dogmatic 2d music (3,2)

There are now (at last!) more methods of submitting your solutions. You can of course still use the old method, which is via email to crossword@puzzletome.com. Acceptable formats are a list of clue numbers and answers or an image of the completed grid (JPG/PNG/GIF and no greater than 1MB in size).

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Whichever method you choose, your solution must be received by 11:59pm GMT on March 31 2019. The winner will be selected at random from all of the correct entries and be notified no later than April 5 2019.