well I agree with the above but started a day late with this one and am very stuck indeed so if your still focused how about 55 across 10 letters one making appeap to authority ******l*e*e*
33 down 11 letters contagious disease of birds think it begins with pcould it be parrotitous? i made it up though! and 46 down 7 letters activity promoters s*i*u**
even more to go , too much sunday wine and I dont mean the church stuff!