Cryptic across

7 Banish Max to ecumenic

anarchy (13)

8 In the KJV it’s your word given thus (3)

9 It’s no longer dear, if you

listen to the blarney! (5,3)

11 One representing Egypt’s spell here, on the outskirts of Newbury, to bug house on the left (7)

12 Initially travel tax first made him an explorer (5)

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