Guardian Cryptic Crossword Analysis

This page renders some charts from data gathered via the Guardian newspaper's cryptic crosswords. The data shown here was scraped via the web.

The git repository containing this data is here.

Last Updated: Sun Jun 24 02:01:15 2018

1. Total number of crosswords, set by author

This chart shows the number of crosswords set per setter. No real surprises here as to the most prolific setters.



2. Crosswords per year, per setter

This chart shows an area span for the number of crosswords set per setter, per year. Interesting to see when a setter started and stopped.



3. Frequency of word duplications across all crosswords, per setter

This chart shows the number of words a given setter has used more than once, across all crosswords for that setter.



4. Number of duplicate answers and their questions

This table shows the number of times a given clue has been used and the different questions which have been used to make up that clue.

Setter Answer Clues Crossword number
Arachne INERT Still upset (but not very) (5)
Sluggish ferrets regularly found beneath home (5)
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27406
Arachne EVINCE Show electronic cable? (6)
Incorporated into previous day's show (6)
25854
26170
Arachne ANIMAL Sensual Lana Turner embracing single male (6)
Edges away from manic small creature (6)
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26814
Arachne TRICOLOUR Triumphant leaders adopt standard flag (9)
Guardian's oddly turgid column put forward as standard (9)
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26941
Arachne SUPERHERO Comic character, wonderful Shakespearean role (9)
Hulk perhaps has delightful woman round (9)
Perhaps Wonder Woman cured our herpes (9)
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25794
27333
Arachne HEROIC Noble gas — argon — is periodically cloudy (6)
Showing courage he finally leaves, waving cheerio (6)
24684
25390
Arachne UNMAN One local fellow's cow (5)
Ban is such as to make one fearful (5)
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25989
Arachne ENAMEL With receding hair, he's finally long in the tooth, outwardly at least (6)
Gentleman enquiring about house paint (6)
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27455
Arachne ACHE It pains one to embrace husband (4)
Pain of brill swallowing tip of hook (4)
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27406
Arachne ESPY Discern the essence of Bernie's pyramid! (4)
See river moving east (4)
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25008
Arachne MISHAP Graham is hapless source of disaster (6)
Am I, Shapps, not a vacuous, pompous minor calamity? (6)
Reverse right away from acid on motorway (6)
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26273
27349
Arachne UTERI Statute rigorously restricting temporary children's homes (5)
Aunt Georgia oddly lacking internal organs (5)
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27455
Arachne ISLE Key elements of Berlusconi's leadership (4)
Man, perhaps out of his league (4)
25008
25446
Arachne ARIA Antiquarian part song (4)
Song in which black sheep gets shorn (4)
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25721
Arachne PLACEBO Inactive medicine with rank smell (7)
Cable screwed Post Office over, which may humour some deluded people (7)
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26273
Arachne WARMTH Short form of county match regularly provokes passion (6)
Passion is what rematch regularly exhibited (6)
25217
27194
Arachne ANNE Woman unmanned guards (4)
Article read aloud for Queen (4)
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26859
Arachne OPERATIC Ought little person to meet a jerk like Albert Herring? (8)
Not very proactive, dithering like Norma? (8)
25217
27333
Arachne POGOSTICK Old ghost chucking hard, sharp instrument about? It makes you jump! (4,5)
Bouncer quietly getting Oscar to leave club (4,5)
25183
25823
Arachne STORYLINES Plots initially shock Conservative ranks (10)
Conservative succession secured by Nazi police plots (10)
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26103
Arachne ALOEVERA A person who likes sandwiches finally chose one that's succulent! (4,4)
Emollient embrocation and Vaseline initially penetrating inverted part of nipple (4,4)
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25295
Arachne ITCH Failing to start to get rid of hunger (4)
Left-wingers in Italian towns campaigned hard and long (4)
Skinned bits ache and burn (4)
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27406
27536
Arachne NUMEROUS Our men going off to join American legion (8)
In short, it's no country for the many (8)
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25171
Arachne AUTHOR Hour at which working writer may be seen (6)
Chesterton, perhaps, or the individual behind "Thursday" (6)
Source gold after gold filling falls out of tooth (6)
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26784
26859
Arachne SHODDY Cheap attempt to entrap deviant (6)
Tawdry, casual fling is enthralling! (6)
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27349
Arachne FOREIGNAID If ignored, a disaster for the world's poorest (7,3)
I'd a way to help poorer countries (7,3)
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25854
Arachne AIRLESS Husband leaves, bald and stuffy (7)
Smooth head shaved close (7)
25183
26234
Arachne BOSNIA Petty Officer First Class (Retd) seeing scene of recent war (6)
He's in charge of rigging sterling over in Balkan region (6)
25171
26076
Arachne AROMATIC Smelling a rat, old spymaster suppressed then rejected CIA brief (8)
Redolent of a half-hearted sentimentalist (8)
25171
26192
Arachne TERRIER Volunteer soldier, one who endeavours to protect Her Majesty (7)
Dog-soldier (7)
25487
26153
Arachne MUSSEL Bivalve might be articulated (6)
Removing meat from menu, serves exceptional seafood (6)
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25989
Arachne DISC 50% of 25 as a round figure (4)
Record in field event reduced by a third (4)
Vicious about AC/DC's last album? (4)
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26976
27134
Arachne NIGGARD Miser drawing a grand less in retirement (7)
Scrooge briefly pulling up (7)
25130
27020
Arachne ESCALATOR In possession of mescal, a torturous way of getting high (9)
Steps you can take to avoid exercise? (9)
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25577
Arachne EUPHORIA Bee leaves plant in ecstasy! (8)
Spurge purging bishop, producing feeling of bliss (8)
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25679
Arachne UNCLESAM Perhaps Tom meets South American in America (5,3)
I rejected calumnies about America (5,3)
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25354
Arachne ANALGESIA Not feeling pain in part of alimentary canal that is gas-generated (9)
Carmen receiving a single wound, feeling no pain (9)
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27194
Arachne PASS Regularly praises exam success (4)
Meet one's maker, while wearing pyjamas inside out (4)
26103
26492
Arachne STYMIE Stop progress, arrested by frosty mien (6)
Where to find 12 (and Arachne sousing herself in Scotch) (6)
25446
25890
Arachne RADII Bones from start of Common Era held in institution (5)
Tailless rodent with 502 bones (5)
26121
26691
Arachne DEPOT Beside Potsdam Central Station (5)
Where to find reserves of French bank (5)
25523
26093
Arachne ETERNAL Regularly using set theory, nearly discover constant (7)
Perpetual non-resident cross to be deported (7)
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26887
Arachne INAUGURAL Maiden's month trapped in dilapidated urinal (9)
Maiden name used during date by Laura, shortly after break-up (9)
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26647
Arachne ONION Love recalled in touching tear-jerker (5)
Sequence from Antonioni tear-jerker (5)
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27258
Arachne AIDE He helps virgin to shed clothes (4)
Adjutant in theory moving closer to the front (4)
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26784
Arachne EPIC In my sleep I composed a long poem (4)
Impressive record leads to impressive career (4)
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27109
Arachne SANGUINENESS Of sound mind, ultimately buffered by stout optimism (12)
Tin containing a beer full of energy and cheer (12)
25823
27271
Arachne NITROGEN "Noun" in Roget represented as N (8)
Ridiculous ringtone is a gas! (8)
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26976
Arachne TREE May perhaps be middle-of-the-road? (4)
Perhaps the elder Turgenev gets noticed periodically? (4)
25487
25823
Arachne ABYSS Front half of cat only — it has no bottom (5)
Unfathomable depth of baby's subconscious (5)
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27194
Arachne OTHER Remaining to be gagged by Rothermere (5)
Men embracing the alternative (5)
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26814
Arachne GABON Publicity-shy actress runs away to North African country (5)
Yak trampling outskirts of Orpington, home to some West Africans (5)
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27109
Arachne ESTATE Best mate heads off in car (6)
Test a Tesla stock car (6)
26170
27228
Arachne ODOUR Nod your heads off and hum (5)
Bees leaving Bob with grim smell (5)
It's redolent of daisies, or umbrageous roses opening (5)
25926
27134
27258
Arachne DATUM On reflection micron's a tiny amount, in fact (5)
Workers occupying barricade, showing modicum of intelligence (5)
25823
26492
Arachne ERROR Fluff found in belly of lesser rorqual (5)
Conclusion of movie, Three Kings, skirting over inaccuracy (5)
25721
27478
Arachne ATTACK Bout of illness whilst eating? (6)
Vacuous art, stuff that's tasteless and offensive (6)
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26941
Arachne COPSE Policemen said to be dense, wooden lot (5)
Run away from stiff brush (5)
26192
26859
Arachne CISTERN Monk spies retreating tank (7)
Underground facility is, for some Swiss, integral to nuclear research centre (7)
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26121
Arachne MODICUM A bit tight-lipped about being responsible following overdraft (7)
Bit backside of dim Conservative in contempt (7)
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26784
Arachne CREVASSE Church's induction of Reverend Jenny perhaps causes deep division (8)
Father Jack, perhaps, embraced by Anglicans, causing split (8)
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25854
Arachne BANQUET Spread Prohibition to Sleepy Hollow (7)
Mum disheartened after earl leaves beanfeast (7)
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27536
Arachne DATE May I, perhaps, go out? (4)
See fruit become outmoded (4)
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27150
Arachne VENICE City which is very pleasant after end of June (6)
Allen losing everything in Sin City (6)
City centre emptied after I came, according to Caesar (6)
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27333
27536
Arachne TRESPASS Wrongly enter hairdressing establishment offering health treatments (8)
Very French attempt to seduce is wrong, legally (8)
25823
27478
Arachne NONMETAL Type of element that is unstable mostly and molten (3-5)
For example, H. Mantel on Reformation? (8)
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25950
Arachne TRIFLER He wastes time being terrible flirt and heartless roué in retirement (7)
Elitist rifle range welcoming dilettante (7)
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26976
Arachne IDLE Vain creep needing no introduction (4)
Slothful extremes of island life (4)
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27434
Arachne OBSCENE Disgusting smell, revolting sight (7)
Having lost perp stupidly, poor copper's been blue (7)
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27228
Arachne GODPARENT Font selection? (9)
Gran opted to act as child's sponsor (9)
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27271
Arachne MYFOOT The legend of Arachne? That's a tall story! (2,4)
I don't believe that legend of Arachne (2,4)
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27194
Arachne SLEIGHT Juggling trick, extremely skilful 8 (7)
Cunning in emptying small cube (7)
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27300
Arachne APTEST Most likely asleep after disheartening match (6)
Most suitable time to feed monkeys tea, we hear (6)
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26691
Arachne NESSIE Monster is seen at sea (6)
On vacation, notice species that is a rare sighting (6)
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26016
Arachne LEARN King, knight and master (5)
Find out Heath harboured this royal knight (5)
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27150
Arachne AMISH Clapham is, historically, home to a sect (5)
Scotsman kicking drug, becoming strict Protestant (5)
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25756
Arachne REALIST He's down-to-earth about the rich and famous (7)
She has no illusions about top celebs (7)
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27258
Arachne TROCHEE Doctor initially checked her toe and foot (7)
You once held mythical creature's foot (7)
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25171
Arachne ANTWERP Wandering with parent in Belgium (7)
Port went off, in a manner of speaking (7)
23842
27406
Arachne ILLEGAL Unlawful 21 executed by getting rid of senator from an African state (7)
Wrongly say Capone is breaking law (7)
24494
27001
Arachne TUTOR Instructor's rebuke to non-commissioned soldiers (5)
Coach knocking back rough alcohol half-heartedly (5)
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26211
Arachne SPECULA Medical instruments head of urology inserted into awkward places (7)
Plastic capsule, which may be inserted into orifices (7)
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25989
Arachne LOLLIPOP Lie about one's dad being sweet! (8)
It may help medicine go down, inserted into opening (8)
24568
25926
Arachne TOMTOM Boys get drum (3-3)
Two bits won't start to get you a musical instrument (3-3)
23804
25171
Arachne EVENT Group of Seven Treaty is a memorable occurrence! (5)
First Lady's books reveal affair (5)
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25057
Arachne CASTLE Order Lambert to be detained in fortress (6)
Drop line to Elizabeth Windsor? (6)
23938
25217
Arachne ADVENT Approach plughole (6)
Five pound ten bill before the run-up to Christmas (6)
25273
26668
Arachne PARDON What an indulgence! (6)
I couldn't hear inadequate lecturer (6)
25354
26093
Arachne PRAWN Seafood is not evenly pink outside and uncooked in the middle (5)
Empty pan to be filled with uncooked seafood (5)
25295
25794
Arachne STURDY Strong and healthy runner learning limits (6)
Twenty-four hours without a sound (6)
25295
25926
Arachne TATA Good-bye to All That, originally first part of autobiography (2-2)
Farewell, steel company (4)
25295
26887
Arachne CHIC Stylish US city, previously obscured (4)
Girl is snubbed in style (4)
25295
26093
Arachne ORWELLIAN It's suggestive of repression, by George! (9)
Completely surrounded by on-air broadcast, Nineteen Eighty-Four-style (9)
25330
26076
Arachne URGE Libido is located in our genitals (4)
Beg leader to abandon witch-hunt (4)
25330
26076
Arachne HALVE Shrink's experience end to mental blocks (5)
Split from husband, heading off to give birth in cowshed (5)
25330
26457
Arachne HAVENOTS Poor asylum seekers finally opt out quietly in advance (4-4)
Retreat initially over cutting 75% of benefits for the poor (4-4)
25354
26234
Arachne STIGMA Ultimately, "Scarlet Letter" is about disgrace (6)
Shame of Top Gear star's mum (6)
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26050
Arachne HIFI In which I find a means to play music (2-2)
Hornby novel abridged for electronic reproduction (2-2)
24548
24830
Arachne CLUSTER General concealing fifty bombs (7)
Flock to see Charlie Sheen in Hollywood (7)
24146
25390
Arachne IOTA Letter to Socrates written up in patois (4)
Ten cheers for tiny thing! (4)
26211
27001
Arachne LANDOWNER She possesses tract with expression of pain hidden between old lines (9)
Prince Charles, perhaps, starts to lecture architects — numbingly dispiriting experience (9)
25600
26492
Arachne ENRAGE Spray a green bug on a large scale (6)
Ends of Rice, Brown and Garner? Time for anger (6)
26211
26457
Arachne REGNANT Ruling king's son leaves with child (7)
Scratching head, expecting ruling (7)
25950
27373
Arachne NOSEGAY Posy says no, according to Spooner (7)
Posy makes horse noise, according to Spooner (7)
25679
27134
Arachne TWENTY No to this clue! (6)
Cardinal downing half of Australian beer (6)
24038
24908
Arachne SLATTERN A couple of slackers natter about untidy girl (8)
Second coffee and Senior Service for slob (8)
23938
27258
Arachne SOANDSO Don's a complicated and extremely unpleasant person (2-3-2)
Someone unnamed and intrinsically average (2-3-2)
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25273
Arachne DORMANT Bouncer spent no time sleeping (7)
After no-ball bouncer Somerset tailender's out of action for a while (7)
24494
25130
Arachne SOSO Moderate request for aid by Oxfam leader (2-2)
Average pair of immature boys (2-2)
Really big sizes are in the ascendant, OK? (2-2)
25008
26093
26457
Arachne EGYPT African country, for example, attracts money from Japan, Britain and Thailand (5)
Perhaps unknown port in African country (5)
24190
27020
Arachne ADAMSALE First man to market water (5,3)
A woman swallowing salt water (5,3)
23842
24146
Arachne DODO Old fogey read the same thing again and again (4)
Old timer snubbing two setters? (4)
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26121
Arachne ASSES Fools most of the people (5)
Idiots appraise contracts (5)
24452
25890
Arachne STALEMATE Draw old friend (9)
For Spooner, masculine condition is a no-win situation (9)
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26887
Arachne ELAN Starts to encourage Left to adopt extremely authoritarian style (4)
Style of northern beer, from a southern point of view (4)
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26093
Arachne BREAM Like Porgy and Bess at first are abused by many (5)
Support conservation of kingfish (5)
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24908
Arachne ECHT Authentic beach huts are regularly let out (4)
Real Charlie's in the ascendant (4)
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24730
Arachne ASTATINE At a drug den, stripped off (8)
Radioactive element, which is used to lower cholesterol in casualty (8)
24568
25823
Arachne CHEESE VIP junket? (6)
Bottom of league in Cheshire and East Lancashire? (6)
24359
26859
Arachne USED Employed boy who's no good? (4)
You guess the lad finally took drugs (4)
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25794
Arachne ASSASSIN He kills when soldiers do bad things (8)
Was SAS single-handedly apprehending killer? (8)
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26784
Arachne ADDER Computer element finally malfunctioned in middle of read-out (5)
Removing jacket, runs in tights in summer (5)
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27109
Arachne BEAR Live with Rupert? (4)
Carry, give birth to, and put up with Rupert? (4)
24452
26887
Arachne SARTRE He discussed philosophy in prestigious Art Review (6)
Writer's art really captivated philosopher (6)
Froissart recounting imprisonment of French intellectual (6)
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24776
25558
Arachne NEARLY Almost too soon after noon (6)
Almost new potato (6)
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25217
Arachne SPARTAN He's part Anatolian, part Greek (7)
Rigorous dispute with Brown (7)
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25273
Arachne GRANITE Hard rock echoing in street in Argentina (7)
Resolute old lady takes on immature couple (7)
24118
24494
Arachne SPOONERISM Promise son to get treatment for speech defect (10)
Promises no unfair wordplay (10)
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26050
Arachne UPSET Completely ready for trouble (5)
Unhappy pups let off leads (5)
23842
26691
Arachne CALABASH Tree lily losing tip of leaf to slug (8)
A centre for research into breadfruit (8)
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26457
Arachne LUCRE Frenchman about to find riches (5)
River pike's eaten — it's filthy stuff (5)
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25794
Arachne ARCH Norman could be mischievous (4)
Chief elements of patriarchy (4)
Knowing capitals of all regions and countries here (4)
24146
25183
26941
Arachne ASSET A second TV is an advantage (5)
Mates saunter about surrounding bit of property (5)
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27373
Arachne TOLERANCE Give work to cleaner (9)
Capacity to endure retro rock band in semi-conscious state (9)
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25627
Arachne FOURSQUARE Firmly in favour of protecting upper-class fogey (10)
25, for example, supports 4 resolutely (4-6)
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25026
Arachne ALSO Item found in hospital sometimes (4)
Too regularly missing allusion (4)
Huge US city in recession, too (4)
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25446
27194
Arachne EMULSION Liquid mixture is sprinkled on muesli (8)
Paint big birds seizing big cat by its head (8)
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27536
Arachne AMNESIA Mixing up names is initially a symptom of this (7)
One seaman treated for memory loss (7)
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26492
Arachne ADEQUATE A court holds English monarch to be up to the job (8)
Cockney was required to make uniform of acceptable quality (8)
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26234
Arachne USELESS Reduce consumption to no avail (7)
Ineffective exhortation to inveterate consumer (7)
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25273
Arachne MOTET It's sung a second before New Year in Vietnam (5)
Whit's time for religious music (5)
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25183
Arachne CHASTITY Virginity's finally lost in London? (8)
Head of convent's eager to preserve it? (8)
Reduced speed in Washington DC, perhaps steering clear of Congress (8)
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25446
25950
Arachne NILE Blue and white flowers (4)
On hill we pick every second flower (4)
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25026
Arachne STYE Abscess's yet to be treated (4)
Filthy place ultimately became eyesore (4)
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27406
Arachne FRENCHPOLISH What the Roux brothers brought to the table? (6,6)
Finish like Marie Curie? (6,6)
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25872
Arachne NAURU Island producing coconuts, nitrogen and a couple of metals (5)
Part-own a Uruguayan island (5)
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25026
Arachne BIKINI Ms Andress famously appeared in one explosive scene (6)
British family on island initially imprisoned for skimpy clothing (6)
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27455
Arachne OBESE Regularly gobbles suet and fat (5)
Orders leader to engage with huge corporation (5)
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26153
Arachne RHUBARB Rival horticulturalists initially united to dig for food (7)
Sticks end of stair rod in eye (7)
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27258
Arachne DEWLAP Saggy neck of mate we had briefly found revolting (6)
Friend tied knot round wattle (6)
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26457
Arachne PREMIER Nick Bottom to make first appearance as prime minister (7)
Do successors occupy country, having ousted last PM? (7)
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26457
Arachne INAMORATA I'm grateful after a traveller returned love (9)
Sailor, one from the Gulf, picked up a lover (9)
26492
27333
Arachne TRAILMIX Food for tramp in Spooner's mantraps (5,3)
Scoff when rambling confession of perjurer retracted in Texas (5,3)
26492
26720
Arachne NUDGE "Light touch" government's capital cuts uncovered (5)
Drug finally injected into bare elbow (5)
26887
27406
Araucaria HATCH Plan in shade of doorway (5)
17's track opening (5)
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24979
Araucaria THUS How do you put something between gold and myrrh? (4)
Shut out in consequence (4)
Holy smoke, as demonstrated (4)
Time for Protestant to use incense? (4)
1 wanting poetical goddess like this (4)
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23177
23451
24145
24258
Araucaria MIDAS A touch of the Cretan summit? (5)
Scene of Zeus worship's a touch in 2 (5)
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23685
Araucaria WIMP The West Indian politician is a feeble fellow (4)
Feeble specimen of Mayfair politician (4)
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22640
Araucaria EATS Makes 'ot food (4)
Food, eggs and toasted sandwiches (starters) (4)
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24484
Araucaria WILSON See 1 across (6)
Slow in working out predecessor of 15 (6)
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25729
Araucaria NEMESIS Retribution seems in doubt (7)
Retribution for setter appearing in two cases separately in the Cape (7)
Retribution seems in order (7)
Retribution seems in order (7)
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23440
23696
Araucaria ALMS A left hand writing for the present (4)
A way for schools to organise money for charity (4)
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25152
Araucaria NOSEBAG Montefiore forbidden to give horse its dinner? (7)
Live like this, backing into horse and its food supply (7)
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23309
Araucaria RELATION One of the family? That would be telling (8)
Family member telling a story? (8)
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25010
Araucaria TROUTFARM Schubert's work distant by a mile - fishy business (5,4)
Some trawl a long way from land - a mile - to find a supply of fish (5,4)
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24447
Araucaria NOUSE Gumption to the English is futile (2,3)
Intelligence and energy are ineffective (2,3)
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23386
Araucaria TENSE It signifies time with stress (5)
Present, maybe, making one uptight (5)
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22402
Araucaria ILLATEASE I'm going to a tantalising person to be made uncomfortable (3,2,4)
Embarrassed by finding items of Royal Mail late as ever (3,2,4)
22068
24891
Araucaria INEPT I find the majority of the planet silly (5)
Foolish one - majority of planet (5)
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23685
Araucaria OCTET Group in music, etc to regroup (5)
Change, etc, to 11 (5)
Group and so on going into reverse (5)
22068
22240
25777
Araucaria SPONGE Beg for cake? (6)
Rely on another for money and cake (6)
*Animal cleaner (6)
22074
23626
24252
Araucaria BRAILLE Language that goes badly in the hillside (7)
Liberal use of writing? (7)
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22831
Araucaria BERNSTEIN Composer at the end of months playing tennis (9)
Composer's important name changed a bit where the rubbish goes (9)
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23601
Araucaria IDEAL I'm a businessman, one hundred per cent! (5)
Just the job, so I give out cards (5)
Best if you cut to me? (5)
22074
23362
23615
Araucaria NOTRUMP This type of bid is top, not bottom (2-5)
Type of contract, not funny at start of play (2-5)
22074
23530
Araucaria THONG Strapping youth on grass - remove your butt! (5)
Strap may follow report of some difference (5)
Piece of music lisped by beater (5)
22074
23458
23701
Araucaria TOBACCO To put money on and be in debt, say: it goes up in smoke (7)
Dangerous stuff, gas: explorer retreats before it (7)
22074
22240
Araucaria ABSENT Sailor told to go away (6)
Don't commit suicide just yet, not there - with me officially there changing direction, said Hamlet(6,4,4,8,6)
22074
22366
Araucaria MELON Sometime lonely, now more like a squash (5)
People about to see fruit (5)
22074
25889
Araucaria NINEPIN Two letters home to be knocked down? (7)
40.5 gallons to be knocked down (7)
22144
23685
Araucaria RURAL Right to range in the country (5)
Right old city with others not citified (5)
22081
25064
Araucaria CADGE Beg for a degree while in prison? (5)
Beg that initiator of debt be put in prison (5)
22081
22336
Araucaria MAGICAL Maybe spelled wrong, claim about silver (7)
Mummy's girl going round in charge of spelling? (7)
22081
22282
Araucaria DEEPEND Don't go off where you're thrown in - hang onto the millstream (7)
Trust devouring energy — don't go off it (4,3)
22081
25633
Araucaria STRIDENT Shrill in complaining of southern weapon (8)
Making a 7, start to scrap missile (8)
22092
23738
Araucaria ELEPHANTSCHILD See 15 (5)
Footballer backing county student enters scolded by character in 25 down 21 (9,5)
22092
25205
Araucaria ISRAELITE Hebrew dress - sari, cream (9)
One location in which British king turns to Middle Easterner (9)
22569
25902
Araucaria ASHES See 5 (5)
Trophy we lost like men (5)
Fool keeps fellow disputed by 26 and 15 (5)
22569
22766
23499
Araucaria NUMBERONE Nobody keeps pigment for himself (6,3)
I am nobody if Brown's taken in (6,3)
21715
23033
Araucaria ETERNAL Queen engulfed in volcano and left for ever (7)
10 with real potential never finishing (7)
Little boy in late return going on and on (7)
5 down in mulled ale going on and on (7)
Endless 10 and 50 are merged (7)
21668
21960
22133
24717
25111
Araucaria AHEAD Early idea: the foam must be recycled (5,2,4)
Each in the lead (5)
21625
25961
Araucaria NEED Work with your hands saying what you should have (4)
Work with fingers said to be requirement (4)
21721
24097
Araucaria FOXCUB Keeper of the watch, an unknown copper, coming in: he's earthborn (3,3)
Trick most of third power lately come to earth (3,3)
21684
22437
Araucaria ANTONIO Merchant with a fanciful notion (7)
Venetian soldier takes on 10 (7)
Revolutionary topped by 10, one of several in 14 (7)
21625
24310
24582
Araucaria THIEF He will take if the possibility is available (5)
In 10 I effectually see a criminal (5)
21625
22246
Araucaria ARAMAIC A Catholic, about a month in France, uses a Semitic tongue (7)
Language of a male with a lot of diamonds (7)
21625
23830
Araucaria SCRUMMY Forwards to setter's - it's delicious (7)
Part of 9 setter's is delicious (7)
22151
25492
Araucaria DEATHCAP The black one on the judge? It's 1 (5,3)
Toadstool for hanging judge? (5,3)
22151
24848
Araucaria CORACLES Many divine voices have little craft (8)
A number of mysterious utterances on boats (8)
22163
25609
Araucaria OBJECT Not want a thing? (6)
Article evoking protest (6)
Disapprove of article (6)
22163
25392
25894
Araucaria TWOEDGED Very cutting, but inviting riposte (3-5)
Ambiguous model gets stuck holding ring (3-5)
22163
24633
Araucaria ADDLED A theologian was the guide, which is bad (6)
A theologian was in front? That's bad (6)
22163
25159
Araucaria EASY Breaking solvers' back, like, is no problem! (4)
How to stand on a chair? No problem (4)
Stop rowing on the street (4)
21625
22098
25974
Araucaria THROW Cast hasn't finished the quarrel (5)
Disconcerting way to produce pottery? (5)
21668
22336
Araucaria GUAVA Fruit from Antigua vastly overrated (5)
Fruit of a 5 a month back (5)
21637
23567
Araucaria IMPLICIT The devil within the law is not expressed (8)
Without question, the mischievous child's within the law (8)
21637
24185
Araucaria HILL See 15
See 5 (4)
21637
21991
Araucaria NURTURED Brought up by unexpected U-turn at sign of danger (8)
Turn out a posh left-winger by upbringing? (8)
21637
22265
Araucaria DIALMFORMURDER See 10
Face erratic form by returning legendary horse in 25's work (4,1,3,6)
21637
25974
Araucaria BLUE See 15
Spend spend spend, Tory fashion (4)
See 12 (4)
Athletic distinction could be 18 (4)
Mule out of control in the present unusual time (4,4)
Suffering from depression maybe acquired at BG (4)
21637
22265
22509
23512
23983
24633
Araucaria MORISOT Impressionist causing upset to treacher during assembly (7)
Impressionist goes to poll with drunkard (7)
21637
22211
Araucaria PICK Choose a burner of papers? (8)
See 21
21637
25253
Araucaria WATER Yellow iris the police, without worry, backed with most of … (5,4)
Dilute 26's forerunner when the boat comes in (5,4)
21637
23327
Araucaria CETACEA Dealt, with two aces, the first of two wales (7)
A pair of aces, possibly, held model in Wales, you may say (7)
Volunteers to split churches, a monstrous order (7)
21637
22580
24563
Araucaria SAMURAI I get a drink when back to fighting Japanese (7)
A wall painting not left in South Island depicting Japanese soldiers (7)
21642
24660
Araucaria ENHANCE Improve and ruin English Channel, nearly (7)
Improve the wretched English Channel no end (7)
21642
22045
Araucaria ENID Eat up, girl! (4)
26's knight's girl to eat up (4)
Eat up, girl! (4)
Get fed up with girl (4)
21642
22753
24346
25698
Araucaria LEWIS Snowman, as it were, in the French fashion, to work the other way (5,5)
The French West is part of an island (5)
The French want a poet as a driver (5,8)
21642
22301
24186
Araucaria FOOL Sweet and silly? (4)
See 18
Sweet companion of 15 in 14 (4)
21642
22366
24582
Araucaria PLAUDIT Approval of archbishop being in hell? (7)
Putting archbishop in hell gets a cheer (7)
21642
25343
Araucaria LENGTH
Margin at which delayed things happen (6)
21697
22777
Araucaria BLEEPER Born with a skin disease, being without energy, I take calls (7)
Means of contacting spiller of oil covering general and monarch (7)
21654
25067
Araucaria ATROPINE Belladonna produced work of art? Say what you think (8)
Belladonna causing a dreadful crime - city leaves on tree (8)
21697
22126
Araucaria SMALLARMS With tiny hands, carried by foot? (5,4)
French writer (not English) on board with rifles (5,4)
21648
24891
Araucaria RESURRECTIONMAN Hare or 28 on Easter Island? (12,3)
Burke's non-U crime: arrest will result (12,3)
21648
24447
Araucaria KINGLET Petty tyrant for taking letters (7)
"The Little Prince", a title with fire in it (7)
Little ruler used for making letters (7)
21648
21739
22265
Araucaria EARACHE Eastern spider (not northern) causes trouble for the listener (7)
A problem for the listener, right one in every point (7)
Eastern spider (not northern) causes problem with organ (7)
21648
22033
24447
Araucaria BURKE The orator sounds like a fool ... (5)
Orator and runner as 1 down(5,4)
21648
22454
Araucaria TILLAGE Agriculture in early years? (7)
Agriculture only possible for younger people? (7)
21648
22324
Araucaria STEWART The Royal Scot beginning without directions (7)
Royal family's skill with slow cooker? (7)
21648
23987
Araucaria OBSCENE Blue died, a bit of an act (7)
Died on the spot? That's not very nice (7)
21648
24097
Araucaria BETTERHALF Left the bar, ordered by the wife (6,4)
Mrs 51%? (6,4)
21654
25312
Araucaria ALMATADEMA Painter of classical subjects, "The Mater Mated" possibly one (4-6)
Drink engulfs bullfighter or missing master painter (4-6)
21654
23882
Araucaria ARKANSAS Serb terrorist reportedly observed behind Clinton? (8)
Like 17 and 22, an old boat for an airborne elite (8)
21654
22168
Araucaria SACKBUT Bottomless wine cask for old musician (7)
Almost 108 gallons of sherry in old brass (7)
Get rid of qualification formerly in the wind (7)
21654
21810
22897
Araucaria SOSO Moderate appeal for love (2-2)
Average appeal gets nothing (2-2)
21654
24667
Araucaria HALF See 3
See 3
21654
25312
Araucaria INFERIOR Gather 10 on river far from 3 (8)
Make a deduction of one or less (8)
21654
22413
Araucaria REFRESH What a course could do to back her keeping a slave (7)
Give food and drink to judge concerned with call for silence (7)
21691
23224
Araucaria SUSPEND Turn the Guardian blue and it will stop functioning (7)
Don't allow us to write in Black Hills state (7)
21668
22384
Araucaria BULWARK Fighting en masse? You need protection (7)
Defence against fighting during Mass? (7)
Fighting en masse in defence (7)
21691
23505
23601
Araucaria METHOUGHT Duty on a lot of spirits? That was my idea (9)
Heroin substitute should be, in my view (9)
21668
24891
Araucaria CHESTER City succeeding to win for another (7)
Cathedral rendering of 13 in Durham (7)
City street in comfort (7)
City street in good mood (7)
21668
22139
23386
25675
Araucaria GUNSHOT Return cosy and glowing from report (7)
0s coming out from 12? (7)
21668
24137
Araucaria CATWALK Model place in Kipling's tale by himself (7)
Model way to be unaccompanied in Kipling's story (7)
Modelling a solo performance, according to the Just So Stories (7)
21668
22384
25609
Araucaria RINGO Top of range: enter Beatle (5)
Percussionist circles (5)
21668
23212
Araucaria SATAN
4 took a chair if old (5)
21668
24796
Araucaria WORDSMITH Writer sadly dims in value (9)
Skilled writer with writing on doctor's round up for inclusion (9)
21668
23201
Araucaria MISSIVE Girl I have reached by letter (7)
Letter to girl No 4 and No 5? (7)
21668
24998
Araucaria GENESIS Origin of the Bible (7)
Beginning and seeing off second (7)
21668
25813
Araucaria LAMEDOG Delay about building of Dome - help needed with stile (4,3)
Halt, friend, at stile? (4,3)
21668
22580
Araucaria BAHAMAS ... one of whom talks about meat in coral islands (7)
Islands of ham among mutton? (7)
Lamb's remarks about Bacon in the Atlantic (7)
Meat - reports of lamb - around in islands (7)
21668
22265
22795
24514
Araucaria NELSON
Hold 16's friend''s name (6)
21684
22652
Araucaria MEKONG Having got my ape movies muddled, I say I'm king of the river (6)
King's follower following setter (6)
21684
24831
Araucaria EPIC Like "Gone with the Wind" for the picture industry? (4)
English film, a long one? (4)
21822
24019
Araucaria LARAMIE Story about a sheep in a Western town (7)
Western town's story about a beast (7)
21691
24848
Araucaria CHELSEA Clinton's flower show (7)
Provision of much else as well (7)
Russian-owned American girl (7)
Historic port with no success for club (7)
21691
22586
23086
24258
Araucaria ANOMALOUS Irregular French saint coming in to us (9)
An omelette with a different base said to be irregular (9)
21691
24739
Araucaria DAME Pantomime character in Britain and America (4)
See 17
21691
24703
Araucaria HOMERIC Ancient poet's coming back almost wealthy (7)
The Odyssey is its destination with king in charge (7)
Imposing residence for the endlessly wealthy (7)
21691
22580
24471
Araucaria REBECCA Fiddle of old with notes by 11 West (7)
Old instrument to call Scots girl (7)
Riotous work of 25 (7)
21691
25645
25974
Araucaria SHIRLEY Novel way of exchanging lire to chuck about (7)
Don't talk audibly before time to novel heroine (7)
21691
23429
Araucaria TRIP Journey before the fall (4)
Prelapsarian journey? (4)
21691
24848
Araucaria MARKET King to be (French brand) in progress - hence all those surveys (6,8)
Sell old ship in custody of police (6)
21697
25961
Araucaria HYPOTHESIS Suggestion to relative following river through Kentish town (10)
Suggestion sibling should follow river through town in Kent (10)
21697
25488
Araucaria JAGUAR Beast painted by Kipling and loved by Precott (6)
Cat 8-ed in 25 down 21 (6)
21697
25205
Araucaria EMPLOY Setter's reversing manoeuvre to provide a job (6)
Backward setter has stratagem to use (6)
21697
25117
Araucaria ATLANTIS Continent, not island, shortly to be put in geography book (8)
Lost land last carved up without objector (8)
21697
25385
Araucaria LORETTA Young actress turning role model before Thanksgiving (7)
Young film actor's plays to alter (7)
21704
24796
Araucaria LEAST It's said to precede the quickest repair (5)
Field for good guy with a higher degree than 23 down (5)
The fields where time is short, none more so (5)
Smallest article's broken in case (5)
21704
22343
22586
24914
Araucaria OCTAGON Figure 0 on electronic device held by prisoner (7)
Figure of a man in charge with label attached (7)
Figure of 100 in part of New Zealand (North) (7)
21704
21936
23038
Araucaria DREARY Under Prohibition, without an audience, it's very boring (6)
Dismal conclusion to lady holding back (6)
21704
24109
Araucaria NOBLEST Absence of saints among the upper aristocracy? (7)
Number those in heaven, the poshest or the best? (7)
21704
24460
Araucaria SOFIA Capital one in seat for more (5)
Capital setter in resting place (5)
21709
22766
Araucaria OCTOPUS A month's work on the bed (7)
… earlier piece more like squid (7)
21709
25279
Araucaria EXPLAIN Previous partner wasn't good-looking - that will be the reason (7)
... but now pretty? Elucidate (7)
21709
23224
Araucaria ODOUR Guardian's holding a party, which goes up one's nose (5)
Perfume is oxygen - the same for the old city (5)
Old bishop at old city may show sanctity (5)
21709
22361
24447
Araucaria TUNBRIDGEWELLS Traditional home of 17 across: note high ground for Guardian when Jethro's about (9,5)
Jethro's accepted name for game with partners in place of the disgusted (9,5)
21709
25902
Araucaria SHERIFF Law officer gives a lady a piece of music (7)
Female figure repeated by authority (7)
21709
23830
Araucaria NETCORD Court accessory that keeps one on line? (7)
Court accessory takes a month climbing in an anorak (3,4)
21709
23177
Araucaria REIGN Sound of waterfall as a rule ... (5)
Be king of Niger? (5)
Start to light again as a rule (5)
21810
22777
24728
Araucaria KHAKIELECTION Uniform choice, as in 1900 or with the Falklands factor (5,8)
Canal turned to ice during prince's appeal to 21 voters(5,8)
21715
22484
Araucaria INTEGER 3 is 3, say, in between (7)
Whole number, say, in Bury (7)
1 or 2, say, in between (7)
21715
22008
24447
Araucaria TOKEN Symbolic presence granted to Livingstone (5)
Excuse for not doing things thoroughly, addressed to London mayor (5)
21715
22133
Araucaria MACHMETER There's a boom when it reads 1, caused by hammer etc (9)
Mum keeps the sound of bells: I go here to find when I'll hear them (9)
21715
24471
Araucaria NITROGEN Most of our air needs re-toning (8)
No. 7, otherwise 9, taking in opening for cave-dweller (8)
21715
23284
Araucaria WIDEOPENSPACES Deserts etc produce woes with appendices burst (4,4,6)
Mr Weller's recorder confines steps to steppes? (4,4,6)
21715
23201
Araucaria OUNCE Imperial cat? (5)
Weight that's white with spots (5)
Imperial cat? (5)
21715
22820
23615
Araucaria SNUG Weapons returned, as is very well fitting (4)
Cosy joining one in 14 (4)
21721
24582
Araucaria USANCE Time allowed for payment: what an _____ , says the creditor (6)
American ancestor's bit of time allowed for redemption (6)
21721
22652
Araucaria ORANGE Colour known as point-blank? (6)
Ape taking note (6)
See 24
21721
24831
25657
Araucaria LAMBETH Meaty writer spoiled the walk (7)
Little girl on strike because she canêt have the job? (7)
Archiepiscopal spot of honour in a strip (7)
Walk to Canterbury for 2? (7)
21734
21936
22580
23964
Araucaria LIMITED Small creature in cover, not the whole hog? (7)
Restricted cover covers minimal finance (7)
Cover keeps little creature within bounds (7)
As company is to 2? (7)
21734
22229
23757
25711
Araucaria TRIPLEALLIANCE League like 1 across, come to grief with loyal one breaking weapon (6,8)
Journey with trustworthy weapon keeping one in pre-Great War pact (6,8)
21734
22114
Araucaria IRENE Name for a dove, perhaps, in dire need (5)
Lazy fellow covering Near East turmoil that could have scandalised Bohemia (5,5)
21734
22289
Araucaria TRANSFORM Change Poles for getting into the car (9)
Change poles for entry into 11 (9)
21734
22222
Araucaria SORETHUMB "I'm proud to be mother" subedited (4,5)
Projecting object hurt me badly, making me cry about it (4,5)
Outstanding digital problem (4,5)
Variety of rose with identifying 24, outstanding digital feature (4,5)
21734
23314
23567
25913
Araucaria ANGELICO Artistic friar speaks of girl to the victor of Jutland (8)
Painter of candied herb with a sex change (8)
21734
23710
Araucaria TWERP Miserable specimen takes article from port (5)
Contemptible chap gets most of the port (5)
Belgian port deprived of article by pipsqueak (5)
21734
24346
25106
Araucaria BACON Meaty writer in modern art (5)
Degree for Tory writer and painter (5)
Painter essayist successfully brought home? (5)
21734
21950
25248
Araucaria MILLER Runner, about 50, could use a stone (6)
See 5
21818
24161
Araucaria TRAIN Educate followers on-line (5)
"Service" not permitted, they say, to militia (5)
21739
24054
Araucaria STEPHEN 21, good at games, suggests bird's-foot (7)
Boy to walk with bird (7)
Boy pace-egg layer? (7)
21739
24122
24303
Araucaria ESTHER 3's funny girl in the Bible (6)
Waters part for modest heroine (6)
21739
22222
Araucaria HARRY 21, the young wizard - don't leave him in peace (5)
What cross-country runners do to a boy? (5)
Vex 12 character (5)
21739
24089
25777
Araucaria NAIRN Scottish town, the Irish being held by Granny (5)
Tune named after northern Scottish town (5)
North wind on north Scots town (5)
21739
25620
25813
Araucaria LEACH See 16
Potter to lose water? (5)
21739
24471
Araucaria POTTER Dawdle like a nerd after 23s (6)
Craftsman with quiet 14 (6)
21739
24089
Araucaria DENNIS 21, the dramatist, did the wrong thing the wrong way (6)
Price of 21 25 and 4 down was wrong returned (6)
21739
25331
Araucaria TANGERINE Spike swallowing wrath, like Lady 15 (9)
Fruit adds characteristic flavour to Ireland - English! (9)
21752
24376
Araucaria APPLEPIE Quintessentially American order (5,3)
See 17
21968
25949
Araucaria ANDANTE An Italian writer in no hurry (7)
Not so fast with stake (7)
21810
22974
Araucaria LEMON The sole possible answer and it's no good (5)
The world of French, not of fruit (5)
Mongrel menu that is formed for 19 across, one of 2 19 down (5,8)
21752
23458
25949
Araucaria THREE Here and there, maybe (5)
(5)
21752
23607
Araucaria FRIEND See 10 (6)
3's piece at last achieves mate (6)
Day to finish with mate (6)
One on your side at the end of the day (6)
21752
25380
25531
25805
Araucaria COCKPIT Where fighter pilot is to die, holding back old lawyer (7)
Scene of fighting with control column? (7)
21752
25164
Araucaria CHURCHILL ... one before and after finding Christians unhealthy (9)
Ben following his follower in small volume by writer and painter (9)
21752
24848
Araucaria SPRING See 27 (6)
Well bound (6)
21752
24061
Araucaria ALLEGE Assert a member to be in liquor (6)
Say it was entirely English and get docked (6)
Member in liquor, say (6)
21752
23983
25961
Araucaria BELLS Saint 9 (part 1)'s say 29 and 25s - they sound pretty (5)
See 26
21752
24158
Araucaria ISSUE The baby is a girl (5)
Is a girl a boy or a girl? (5)
21752
25458
Araucaria ORANGES Nothing extends from Lady 15's big brothers (7)
General stationery on fourth floor, with book not necessarily incompatible with 4 (7,3,3,3,4,5)
21752
23530
Araucaria RETREAT Give another party and retire (7)
Have another party in a quiet spot (7)
21797
23793
Araucaria FLICKS Cinema detectives hold £1,000 (6)
Policeman at King's for the 20s (6)
21797
23733
Araucaria MIDGE Insect from the heart of the earth? (5)
Insect, for example, with faint backing (5)
21797
22746
Araucaria TIDAL The wave that laid much of Mount Ida low (5)
Ebbing and flowing from Mount Ida lately (5)
21797
23219
Araucaria DILEMMA Cover up Miss 16, creating a problem (7)
Back cover for novel, puzzle for doctor in play (7)
21797
24303
Araucaria DEFECT Change sides, which is a bad thing (6)
Wrong to change sides? (6)
21797
24180
Araucaria ELIZABETHBENNET Giving teeth a nibble, Zen practitioner of Jane's ended up with ... (9,6)
Hazlitt been repeatedly abused - that's prejudice personified (9,6)
21797
23942
Araucaria PROUD Sticking out for what 8 was said to be (5)
Reminder about upper class being haughty (5)
21797
23505
Araucaria MANSFIELD Midland town of short story writer and misspelt humorist (9,9)
His range in 25 (9)
21797
23130
Araucaria POSIT Make an assumption from 4 (5)
Assume one should be clad in mail (5)
21810
23224
Araucaria BATHE Night flier, male, to take to the water (5)
Robin's partner, perhaps, to have a dip (5)
Creature of air (male) to take to water (5)
21810
23212
25067
Araucaria OWNER He has now upset the Queen (5)
One who has a point in divorce centre turning up (5)
I have finished in Scotland (North included) (5)
21810
23567
24097
Araucaria NIGER ... from land and water in Africa (5)
One first taken from another country (5)
21810
23499
Araucaria NATASHA Russian girl with some facial hair in North America (7)
Alas! the devil's returned to take our idol — cruel's the incursion (7,10)
21810
24667
Araucaria SCHEDULE Plan for audience you'll shed when the order's changed (8)
Abandon Christmas, say, according to plan (8)
21818
24137
Araucaria BLUECOLLAR Unskilled group circulating changed locale (4-6)
Group retaining changed locale for manual working (4-6)
21818
23780
Araucaria PRIM A proper rose? (4)
28 19, the proper one? (4)
21822
22521
Araucaria LENTIL Forty days with a forty-nine pulse (6)
Nearly sick with fast pulse (6)
21822
26427
Araucaria NEWSPAPERS Press (the Queen's) after all points to soft food (10)
Every 22 across 21 across has broken 3 like us (10)
21822
25279
Araucaria WORSETHINGSHAPPENATSEA Not an utter disaster, but it made an awfully hot saga in the 7 25 (5,6,6,2,3)
Direction in Sussex town: home guards (Latin, not English) are in Form I - consoling thought (25 11 for example?) (5,6,6,2,3)
21822
23649
Araucaria PAPERS See 7 (6)
See 8
21822
25279
Araucaria HAPPENATSEA See 18 (11)
See 14
21822
23649
Araucaria LARK I get up early for fun (4)
Early rising sport (4)
Fun bird? (4)
21822
23971
24929
Araucaria FARTHING ...of such a remote object comes to 21 (8)
Remote object following 2 on the road (8)
21846
22020
Araucaria UNMARKED Immaculate, which is an advantage on the field (8)
Immaculate, yet to be corrected (8)
21828
23440
Araucaria FAMOUS ... of note: one was a dog, in lieu of a mouse (6)
Boy servant entertaining animal without tail to awaken 2 (6,6)
21828
25765
Araucaria ASLEEP Wordsworth's birth was dead to the world (6)
Wordsworth's birth from 6 (6)
21828
24049
Araucaria LUCRECE She was raped and the money went to the church (7)
Rape victim gives money to church (7)
21841
25633
Araucaria IRONS Where Jeremy's chained (5)
No way in which Jeremy has chains (5)
Chains in which one makes no progress (5)
21841
25201
25546
Araucaria AQUILEGIA One member - one in water - is Columbine (9)
Dove-like plant, the second to surround walker in water(9)
Flower with one lower part one must put in water (9)
21841
22390
22676
Araucaria EQUIP Provide English joke (5)
Provide point to joke (5)
21841
22045
Araucaria DROWN Doctor to confess - don't let anyone hear! (5)
Render (doctor's confession?) inaudible (5)
21841
25711
Araucaria PASSIVESMOKING Approve English saint's family entering cat: DIY and it's even more sick-making (7,7)
Risk from others I don't know, with saint a short time on the throne (7,7)
21841
25129
Araucaria BARRIE Playwright's half 2 in cheese (6)
Playwright provides endless fence (6)
22253
23201
Araucaria PRESIDE Take chair before team? (7)
Take chair at piano and stay there? (7)
22253
24460
Araucaria RAILHEAD Terminus unidentifiable since privatisation? (8)
End of the line abolished at privatisation? (8)
22253
22509
Araucaria AREA Region with a reason, without an issue (4)
See 13
22253
25805
Araucaria HEARTS See 21 (6)
Suit of a kind?(6)
See 21
22253
22611
25331
Araucaria BLACKEYEDSUSAN Servant in country going to America with name of flower dear to 17 (5-4,5)
Maid in bed, servant likewise, with Poles around America (5-4,5)
Plant servant in county (Guardian article) (5-4,5)
22257
22282
23074
Araucaria BEARARMS American right (it stresses) - no long sleeves here, say? (4,4)
Be a soldier, one that hugs the huggers? (4,4)
22257
24592
Araucaria STANDARD Ordinary sort of lamp (8)
The usual flag (8)
Person that's 'oly and tough going to flag? (8)
The measure for a flag? (8)
Flag for 24 across, maybe, also in commendation end to end (8)
22257
22442
23295
23815
25883
Araucaria SUSAN See 11 (5)
See 13
22257
23074
Araucaria BOTTLE Second at the ring brings courage to last year's winner (6-6)
P requires courage (6)
21841
24929
Araucaria OILLAMP 10 pm and all is shattered by a hurricane (3,4)
Work keeping unhealthy early hours — it's wicked (3,4)
21841
24770
Araucaria ROUGH More or less unkind (5)
It's not nice to be harsh (5)
21841
25458
Araucaria ITCH 'Iker's desire? (4)
Craving for which, if with head, use thumb (4)
21841
24351
Araucaria EXPENSE Cost unknown but not much, we hear (7)
Cost of writers in flower (7)
21841
24455
Araucaria ENTRAMMEL Confine mortal men affected with errors instead of omissions (9)
Put constraints on much of programme during Lent, possibly (9)
21888
23482
Araucaria STAR Outstanding actors' horoscope (4)
After 8 12, go back to square 1 and spring up ('ow-d'ye-do, Lynn) with profit (5,3,4,5)
See 6
Body on board is right (4)
21846
23182
23567
25152
Araucaria BISECT Split a trifle with dry inside (6)
Split piece with second piece split (6)
21846
23859
Araucaria CROWN 5 6s per head? (5)
Major mark of forty times 1 across (5)
Prosecutor with bird's name? (5)
Bird on pole, no friend to our friend (5)
21846
22922
23638
24567
Araucaria STIGMA Where blame and pollen are attached (6)
Backward idiots get half mark, a black one (6)
Mark of the holy one, a pointless riddle (6)
21846
24235
24784
Araucaria TRAIL The way to be behind (5)
Hangdog (5)
21852
22561
Araucaria ROCK See 22 (4)
Sailor on ice, an outstanding musician (4,4)
21852
21860
Araucaria DOGSTAR Stalk a celebrity, the brightest of the lot (7)
Pan (according to "The Wind in the Willows") turns up in canis major (3,4)
21852
23769
Araucaria RUBADUB Polish article - name, a roll? (3-1-3)
Polish part of Hungarian city backed with sound of drum (3-1-3)
21852
25201
Araucaria SIGHT Express regret at model spectacle (5)
Vision may be jolly (5)
… one of 11's problems, which could be jolly (5)
21852
24679
25147
Araucaria LAVA Half-Polynesian garment of liquid 11 (4)
Take heart from grub - it's hot stuff (4)
21852
24269
Araucaria LINOCUT Student in love removed from picture (7)
Picture crazy - O for a lunatic! (7)
21860
24460
Araucaria ASPEN Tree, like bird, may be on the river (5)
Shaker when writer? (5)
21860
25045
Araucaria DELIBERATE Classy food shop, which to criticise adversely is on purpose (10)
Consider on purpose (10)
21860
24280
Araucaria TOWER Drag queen in old prison (5)
Rescue vehicle sometimes of ivory? (5)
21860
23421
Araucaria KITCHENER Cook general? (9)
Cook general? (9)
21860
23130
Araucaria VICECHANCELLOR What's wrong with upper part of church? God's not died, he's in higher education (4-10)
University leader's bad luck when revolution returns (4-10)
21860
24728
Araucaria SNIP Certainties, ones I'd put money on and not with hesitation - a childish game (4-4-6)
Cut that can't lose (4)
21860
22676
Araucaria EDGE See 23 (4)
The side with advantage (4)
Borderline advantage? (4)
21860
22676
25853
Araucaria ARCHAISM Sort of lamp used by radio operator is included, not as present (8)
Former term for a river on island in the gulf (8)
21864
23206
Araucaria SHOE Pump, maybe, to disperse, say (4)
Say "Go away!" at end of brake (4)
Love in the female is down to earth (4)
21864
22343
23379
Araucaria GRANDPIANO Impressive, also soft and not upright (5,5)
Thou - quietly - not upright? (5,5)
21864
23567
Araucaria MALADY Boy in the grip of spring fever? (6)
Is the child-bearing aristocrat a problem? (6)
21864
24280
Araucaria STASIS Arrest by secret police? (6)
Secret police's 26(6)
Arrest by secret policemen (6)
Arrest of secret police? (6)
21864
22390
23314
24844
Araucaria THEFATLADYSINGS Article in the Financial Times, sadly working in guineas, shows itês all over (3,3,4,5)
Robbery featuring a girl in grammar school with no head is an essential element in opera (3,3,4,5)
21870
23273
Araucaria STONEAGE The theatrical profession includes one from long ago (5,3)
Old-fashioned individual in the theatre (5-3)
21870
22413
Araucaria UNDO Somewhat run-down ruin (4)
Ruin a French party (4)
Take back part of the sound of silence (4)
21870
21968
25050
Araucaria HITCH Marry at a church which is on strike? (5)
Seek a 13: something wrong? (5)
Drawback familiar to film director (5)
21870
22354
23882
Araucaria PLEASE Request for quiet let? (6)
Polite request for quiet tenancy(6)
Request from 22 (6)
Request for pupil to be put in pudding (6)
Piano to let by request (6)
21870
22484
24049
24960
25961
Araucaria OUTOFSIGHT "What the eye doesn't see ..." - blind and crazy? (3,2,5,3,2,4)
Has a duty, keeping so fit, mysteriously to be hidden (3,2,5)
So fit and tough characters are probably forgotten (3,2,5)
21870
22689
22993
Araucaria NASAL Consonantal sound of North American girl (5)
German as a language has a certain twang (5)
21870
24174
Araucaria GARDYLOO Warning to streetwalkers of Spooner's fatty glutinous mess (8)
Cry of Spooner throwing fatty viscous stuff out of the window? (8)
21870
22361
Araucaria AFTERMATH Sequel to a lot of parents accepting time at school (9)
A mathematician keeping time with hospital as sequel (9)
Consequence of a dad almost without limit (9)
21936
22092
23405
Araucaria BUSHBABY Primate attaining high degree in military headgear (4-4)
Primate's presidential project? (4-4)
21888
22257
Araucaria JACKFROST Man of low degree, a disappointment to the flag (4,5)
One below 12, disappointment to weatherman (4,5)
21888
24395
Araucaria FIRM Reliable business? (4)
Business compact (4)
21888
25889
Araucaria BRIGHT "This ____, 26, 10, and 13-ing being - 17 dancing 1 down in the 9" (Churchill on George Bernard Shaw) (6)
Sunny river entering bay (6)
21888
25542
Araucaria REENGAGE Give back the job of pollarding the fruit tree? (2-6)
Summer fruit doesn't start to take on again (2-6)
21900
23206
Araucaria ICING 3 getting cold? (5)
I celebrate audibly with cake (5)
21894
22998
Araucaria TRAINBAND Followers for musicians captained by John Gilpin (9)
See 1
21894
24054
Araucaria SUGAR Term of endearment for drug money (5)
Term of endearment sets back newspaper (American) (5)
21894
24145
Araucaria SWEET Term of endearment like 3 (5)
Guardian entry into arranged course (5)
Course of Spenser's 20 (5)
Love is s-small at the pictures (10)
See 21
21894
22384
23045
24303
24712
Araucaria EVENS Girl at the poles goes fifty-fifty (5)
Fair chance this number's lost its line (5)
Timeless things that happen by chance (5)
21894
24514
25291
Araucaria PLUM Best after 3 (4)
Best fruit for 3 1 5 (4)
21894
24109
Araucaria AGANIPPE Take a bite in a love-feast as a fount of inspiration (8)
Silver for a boy, endless fount of inspiration (8)
21894
22448
Araucaria ASSAM Slave-owner's turned to tea producer (5)
Confession of folly could produce tea (5)
21894
23536
Araucaria BUTTONSANDBOWS See 5 (7)
Nostalgic song with front page leading (7,3,4)
21950
23440
Araucaria AGARIC Where to cook some rice with mushroom? (6)
A culinary herb, left out, is 1 (6)
Mushroom and some rice on cooker? (6)
21900
22151
22175
Araucaria CINCTURE Belt for senior officer? Possibly true (8)
Generalissimo with true twist of belt (8)
21900
24567
Araucaria IMAGO It's possible I shall leave, taking a year off, before the end of the grub (5)
Last stage of setter's past? (5)
21900
22336
Araucaria REALLY Sapper's friend? Are you sure? (6)
Get together again? No kidding (6)
21900
24652
Araucaria HOLST Student in the army made music (5)
Composer of "The Entertainer" holding plate (5)
A large number - about 50 - planets are mine (5)
21900
23746
24460
Araucaria ABOUTTURN It's a volte-face to consider a boxing match entertainment (5-4)
It's a volte-face to call a fight entertainment (5-4)
21900
23421
Araucaria GREEN Not the building site for Labour's Pauline and Frank (5)
Environmentally friendly chap, a runner (5,4)
See 6
21900
22092
24419
Araucaria COMIC Fellow -1 down to be amusing (5)
Shortly two to three sightless rodents may have us in stitches (5)
Opera in 22 -- sit with it (not in charge) for that in 27 (5)
Number part of Greek letter? That's funny (5)
21930
22187
23793
24739
Araucaria ALLAH God gives every satisfaction (5)
Everyone's expression is divine (5)
Everyone expressed satisfaction with God (5)
21930
22544
25172
Araucaria CLOSET Concealed cupboard (6)
Near time to be outed from it? (6)
21930
22257
Araucaria NIAGARA Falls back once more on painter (7)
A painter gets a profit that rises and falls (7)
Falls once more, rising with the sun (7)
21930
22586
24395
Araucaria MALCOLM Scottish king of military rank drowned in a lot of wine (7)
Military award includes booze out of house in 20 (7)
21930
23696
Araucaria WELSHPOOL Powell's little house built in Powys (9)
POW's hello out of Powys (9)
21936
23470
Araucaria LUMPY Put up with your starter being like my sauces! (5)
First of fruit to end year, not good to eat or sleep on? (5)
21936
23815
Araucaria OILED Too drunk to squeak? (5)
Worked without leader so that all should go smoothly? (5)
21936
25422
Araucaria MAYFLOWER Craft on the hawthorn (9)
1 5's craft is quite likely to prosper (9)
21936
22963
Araucaria INGOT Entered a mass with some value (5)
Entered with precious lump? (5)
21950
25925
Araucaria ALTHORN Instrument that's low even if fleet (7)
Instrument for a pound a point (7)
21950
23536
Araucaria THABO President, a change from Botha (5)
South African with a bone but no drink (5)
21950
24703
Araucaria NACRE Pole (a measure of land) produced by molluscs (5)
Northern area that gave birth to pearl? (5)
21950
23140
Araucaria DEUCE Two for the old one (5)
Nick 2 (5)
22045
24796
Araucaria ERATO Muse of a liberator (5)
Period given to or taken from 20 (5)
Inspiration for poetry and from time to time love (5)
22008
23470
24655
Araucaria ARTIST Creator of 17 with nasal defects? (6)
When he turns up, it's a model he needs (6)
22020
22257
Araucaria NANNY Grandma pregnant? She must be kidding! (5)
Goat's name to be aggravating without love (5)
21960
25675
Araucaria ORTOLAN Bunting from church door to lancet window (7)
Bunting from Windsor to Lancaster (7)
21960
22092
Araucaria HIMSELF Emphatically he who could be Flemish... (7)
Call for writing by spirit in person (7)
21960
22144
Araucaria SALIERI Romance in a long dress was said to have finished Mozart (7)
Be in bed in dress contemporary with Mozart (7)
21960
24514
Araucaria THEBESTAREFREE See 24 (7)
See 25 (7)
21960
22659
Araucaria OPTICAL Work to amuse the audience could be an illusion (7)
Visual movement in a stone (7)
21960
25717
Araucaria HAHAS Laughs like dry moats (2-3)
Cries of triumph make a hash of defences (2-3)
21960
22103
Araucaria ONEGIN Tchaikovsky hero's individual spirit (6)
Unity of spirit in opera? (6)
22050
23983
Araucaria SINCERE It's wrong to wax without pretence (7)
Something wrong with the wax, it's true (7)
Genuine error by Wax? (7)
Genuine engineers follow later (7)
What's wrong with wax being 2? (7)
21968
22144
22402
23960
24807
Araucaria EARL Count before time? Not quite (4)
Report of 19 10 getting peerage for World War I general (4,4)
21968
25172
Araucaria BEAGLE Dog second to bird (6)
Transport for bicentenarian's dog (6)
21968
24621
Araucaria WINTER 25's of our 22 begins what Bosworth ended (6)
Direction to bury a mate in play (7,4)
... Westbury, 24 and 25 (6)
21968
22074
24061
Araucaria JENESAISQUOI Jo is Queen, as I wanted, having that mysterious quality (2,2,4,4)
See 13
21979
25248
Araucaria ROVER Dog going right across? (5)
Queen finished with dog? (5)
21979
24097
Araucaria COMPEER Arrival includes physical education by an equal (7)
Fellow politician always fellow? (7)
Olympian hiding what he was, the Queen being his equal? (7)
21991
23882
25805
Araucaria TATEMODERN Natter foolishly about feature back on the 15 (4,6)
New pictures of team without a poem in lake (4,6)
21991
23859
Araucaria CATHEDRAL Cardinal ends holding a red hat awkwardly in his seat (9)
Pet (male) to doctor - one left in city building (9)
Church creature finds cure without physician (9)
21991
22187
23219
Araucaria DETER Put off some French potatoes (5)
Put off before Araucaria's to decide (5)
Put off portion of French potatoes (5)
Stop some French potatoes (5)
Discourage resolve when setter's missing (5)
21991
22103
24660
24872
25067
Araucaria OSTRICH Initially operate sand to receive invisible creature's head (7)
Most of Austria's self-styled bird (7)
21991
25477
Araucaria TATIANA Russian girl's farewell embrace of Scottish boy (7)
Russian girl with stories of French comedian (7)
21991
24984
Araucaria MODERN See 27 (6)
1 after 27, the fashion for sailors (6)
21991
24490
Araucaria OPUS Piece of round matter (4)
Musical work for piano in part of 10 (4)
Address to Manx cat by 8 across 1s, maybe (4)
Piece soup? (4)
Address to cat in sound work (4)
21996
22490
22715
22766
25152
Araucaria TRANCHE Slice round 14's head during unconsciousness (7)
In sleepy state, take hot slice (7)
21996
23074
Araucaria REFRAIN Don't sing the chorus (7)
Hold back the chorus (7)
21996
22544
Araucaria OTELLO Distinguish between rings set in Cyprus (6)
... opera, the Ring: Archer repeated it (6)
21996
24592
Araucaria AFRIC One day short for a hundred: the poet''s continent (5)
Bill keeps a day for the poet's continent (5)
21996
22282
Araucaria LACONIC Wasting few words on Tory layabout? (7)
Study in people's brief (7)
21996
25717
Araucaria ROSEBUD English girl with American man, one might gather (7)
Girl with American friend, one may gather (7)
Little flower transformed our little debutantes (7)
21996
22187
23327
Araucaria TITLEROLE Newspaper with part of 3, 5 and 21 in 13s, perhaps (5,4)
Hamlet, say, could guide tiller with toe (5,4)
21996
24660
Araucaria NARROW Successor to 5 and...and bow? (6)
11 with pole for weapon (6)
22671
23254
Araucaria HEART 16's was 1 across, having skill with explosive (5)
Try time at centre (5)
22580
24303
Araucaria EARDRUM Contributor to the Listener committing a murder (7)
Vibrator committing a murder? (7)
22580
25717
Araucaria LUSITANIA Girl heard by another in Portugal, maybe (9)
One girl heard with another in Roman province (9)
22580
22777
Araucaria SOCIETY Thatcher's a nonentity (7)
See 6
22580
24437
Araucaria CONCUSS Trick: swear to damage the brain (7)
Cause brain damage with swear word (7)
22580
24739
Araucaria APARTMENT Semi-human beings entering at home (9)
Separate people after a time in the living room (9)
22586
24085
Araucaria STEAMIRON No 1 4 for the press? (5,4)
Maronites arranged for a good press (5,4)
22676
24012
Araucaria UNITED See 29 (6)
Loose with queasy inside needs to be put together (6)
22586
24161
Araucaria HAIRCUT Cover sheltering most of circus was fatal to Samson (7)
Musical with bits removed to reduce overheads? (7)
22593
23164
Araucaria PRACTICALCATS See 1 (4)
Working animals in 15's book (9,4)
22593
25711
Araucaria ARMSANDTHEMAN Opening of epic play - what can hold a note in song, if historic (4,3,3,3)
Play by members on Indian islands with change of central article (4,3,3,3)
Members died during song at a northern play (4,3,3,3)
22593
22640
24303
Araucaria BRESCIA Ascribe unrest to Italian city (7)
Caber is tossed in Italy (7)
22002
23327
Araucaria EXCLAIM Cry over what was staked by former partner (7)
The Old Pretender's call?(7)
22002
22454
Araucaria HUMUS Pooh's work for the Guardian? The answer's in the soil (5)
Sound American fertiliser (5)
22002
23201
Araucaria SLEEKIT Likedown Jerry, slippery customers climb over little Tom (7)
General in burlesque resembling a mouse? (7)
22002
25253
Araucaria HAIRBRUSH Head start for image enhancer or head sweeper? (9)
Toiletry article hard to treat as nonexistent (9)
22002
23696
Araucaria NEGRO Black note held by fiddler (5)
Lack of protest makes one grow black (5)
22002
22175
Araucaria UNDUE Too much to be paid to international body? (5)
Too much not owed? (5)
22002
25291
Araucaria GENERAL Real time left to the public (7)
Far from private (7)
22002
23219
Araucaria CHEAT It isn't fair to give temperature in Celsius (5)
Fellow in the Cat and Fiddle (5)
Approximate temperature of fiddle (5)
22002
22586
24460
Araucaria AVENGER Fury in Bremerhaven, Germany (7)
Fury makes us make a statement about some people (7)
22002
25788
Araucaria ORFEO Gluck's work shows goldfish need oxygen (5)
Goldfish love opera (5)
22008
25974
Araucaria SERIF Backfires (5)
Flourish among the Passeriformes (5)
Flourish put on back burners? (5)
Flourish backfires (5)
22008
23254
24007
25633
Araucaria DISCO Find very short party (5)
Find very abstracted jockey's field (5)
22008
23212
Araucaria FORDMADOXFORD Brown painter's passage with writer (4,5,4)
Writer of passages about wild bull (4,5,4)
22008
23876
Araucaria SETTO Battle for badger's home circle (3-2)
Fight between words and music? (3-2)
22008
25291
Araucaria DREAMER What's gloomy about me - I can't concentrate (7)
King of America, 3 in song (7)
22015
23261
Araucaria DIJON On being taken from the keep I am placed in mustard city (5)
One in formal dress when performing will cut the mustard (5)
22015
25675
Araucaria COWSHED Shut up, being intimidated outwardly, in the byre (7)
Put the frighteners on abandoned byre (7)
22015
22050
Araucaria WOMENSINSTITUTE Indications this month I deplore in the Guardian that gave PM a hard time (6,9)
Female body managing two silent minutes left off (6,9)
We keep signs in place outside their opening time: we are teasingly famous for … (6,9)
22015
24563
24652
Araucaria JAMANDJERUSALEM Marmalade's jejune, pointless, ridiculous - 2's trademarks (3,3,9)
… a chap with record player not quietly reading with small boy around (3,3,9)
22015
24652
Araucaria REMODEL Stagger round defence ministry to change its structure (7)
Change form of dance with contemporary heart (7)
22015
22114
Araucaria OLDACQUAINTANCE Cancel a do strangely retaining odd bit of finale which is forgettable (3,12)
Ken (not the present one) appears odd during change of name with accolade (3,12)
Revival of Cantona clique with little advertisement: he goes back a long way (3,12)
22033
22706
23470
Araucaria TORCH Light of love? (5)
Light piece for light orchestra (5)
Light is a killer in theology (5)
22020
23482
23601
Araucaria SINGER 19, perhaps, or sewer? (6)
See 21
22020
24496
Araucaria POLONIUS Game, the first in the "Rising Sun", finished behind the arras (8)
Game I found in paperback finished by 16 (8)
22025
22652
Araucaria IVES Holy place where painters go for 'oney? (4)
Composer is beheaded (4)
Composer as source of 'oney (4)
Saint with polygamous inhabitant could follow 11 (4)
22025
23451
23701
25205
Araucaria MOBCAP Financial restriction on the Mafia covering the Old Lady in the morning (3-3)
Financial restrictions on the proletariat are old hat (3-3)
22025
22068
Araucaria PLATONIC Half play a note for love? (8)
Mountain climbing, an encouragement for a sort of 24 down (8)
22025
22437
Araucaria DISGUISE See 11 (8)
It's hell, chaps, do you hear? Pretend you're someone else (8)
22025
22168
Araucaria PERPETUALMOTION Peter and Paul upset Andrew? It can't be done (9,6)
Laureate for ever? It can't be done (9,6)
22033
22706
Araucaria GIGLI £1 for one performance by tenor (5)
Musical engagement with first line a former tenor (5)
22081
25147
Araucaria MAHLER Composer going back to camp by the French river (6)
Composer's written a lot of stuff keeping the left hand from the right (6)
22033
23451
Araucaria GLEANER Refuse collector, one dependent on string? (7)
Enlarge possibility for Ruth? (7)
Collector of string less bulky? (7)
22033
23140
23224
Araucaria TINCAN Money has power and it preserves (3,3)
One or two containers for South American in Tennessee (3,3)
22033
24844
Araucaria NEWSFLASH Modern 17, feminine at heart, with rapid report (9)
"Fluid found in garment just bought"(preliminary bulletin) (9)
22033
24085
Araucaria CHAIN Feature containing a measure of pitch (5)
22's length of pitch (5)
22033
25894
Araucaria HOODLUM Cover for chimney is criminal (7)
Rough cover for chimney (7)
22033
23309
Araucaria BRONZE British and French XI - and the third? (6)
Relative to the All Blacks, the English followed 24 down and 3 (6)
22033
25477
Araucaria OBLIQUE Round, with brains in colour, not straight (7)
Slash brains? There's nothing Tory about that (7)
22033
22133
Araucaria CATSPAW Past effects during birdcall from the dreaded tool? (4-3)
Kind of knot one used (4-3)
22033
24185
Araucaria AVOCADO A number of eggs served up at a party as a starter (7)
26 and more than 8 dozen eggs returned at a party (7)
22033
24467
Araucaria DRESDEN Initially desirable residence for study of china (7)
China reddens unexpectedly (7)
22045
24007
Araucaria DIRTCHEAP Muck for not much brass (4,5)
Not much filthy lucre needed — carpet hid result (4,5)
22045
25291
Araucaria RAEBURN Polish invader of close turned back by Sottish painter (7)
Painter to tolerate returning vessel (7)
22045
23607
Araucaria ISLE They say the setter's going to 20 (4)
Detail from Sisley's "Earth in Water" (4)
Ireland, say, in Paisley's view (4)
Man or no man? (4)
22045
22277
22753
23577
Araucaria DIET What legislators eat? (4)
What's eaten in the chamber? (4)
22045
22509
Araucaria ISLAND See 2 (6)
See 23
Setter starts to badmouth refuge in road (6)
See 24
Middle of the road, like Britain? (6)
22045
22850
25111
25620
25687
Araucaria GLIDER Italian and German articles in silent flight (6)
Cover in partly foreign aircraft (6)
22050
25392
Araucaria FIRE Elemental spirit? (4)
Sack to do with 13 (4)
Sack could be 18 (4)
See 6
Sack to go with 17 (4)
22050
22430
23512
23995
24979
Araucaria IRIS In which pupil appears to flag (4)
Flower with pupil (4)
Hibernian leader lost by goddess (4)
25's namesake of many colours (4)
22050
23254
24269
25883
Araucaria ETHIOP Call, in poet's translation, for one with jewelled ear (6)
Possibly the first work of the man from Addis (6)
22050
24298
Araucaria NIGEL Boy goes on batting when uplifted (5)
Boy from black African country with opposite ending (5)
22050
25546
Araucaria ABIGAIL A large 'allo for King David's girl (7)
A giant to be sick for a maid(7)
One 2 to have a problem with old servant (7)
22092
22611
25205
Araucaria REPUBLICANPARTY 15 represent them in the case of landlord at shindig (10,5)
In a theatrical company of aesthetes mine host is an elephant(10,5)
22092
22611
Araucaria ITEM Going steady? Let 'em 'ave it! (4)
24 I came across on the way up (4)
Particular couple (4)
22092
22270
24346
Araucaria BUNYAN Creator of pilgrim sounding footsore? (6)
Pilgrim sounds footsore (6)
… tinker who sounds footsore (6)
22092
25076
25477
Araucaria TWINGE One of two, for example, turning up with a bit of conscience? (6)
One of the 24 that is two and a bit of it: it hurts a bit (6)
22092
25597
Araucaria CASTIRON Supported by press, actors are impregnable (4-4)
See 22
22092
23505
Araucaria ACHE A revolutionary's yearning? (4)
A revolutionary's yearning? (4)
22098
23362
Araucaria NOTICE See 5 (6)
Someone else the establishment - cavalier lot - won't take 21down 13 (6)
See you don't skate here! (6)
22098
23505
24674
Araucaria POINT See 10 (5)
See 22
22098
25279
Araucaria CAST See 22 (4)
Players find press unbreakable (4-4)
Thrown into 23? (4)
22098
23505
23530
Araucaria GUIDANCE Little heraldic Red Indian's first ball, maybe given by a dog (8)
Virtuous winner securing name with help from mentor (8)
22098
25380
Araucaria LATER The land of Italy losing the sun towards evening? (5)
Retaliation beginning from the right in due course (5)
The land across the sea shows when to see you (5)
22144
22257
24567
Araucaria LAGER King's rising provided in pub (5)
The drink of kings from the right (5)
Drunks that are dis-orderly - result goal(5,5)
Hands holding long drink (5)
22103
22222
22390
24621
Araucaria ANNA Girl with little money - and that obsolete (4)
Girl no longer tender? (4)
24's daughter wasn't worth much (4)
Girl no longer current (4)
22103
22277
22289
24298
Araucaria PECAN Writer retaining accountant is a nut (5)
Nut of type Canute fancied(5)
22103
22454
Araucaria BEARER See 5 (6)
See 13
22103
23254
Araucaria EMETIC Quote compiler the wrong way - it makes one sick (6)
It brings up and up - quote me! (6)
22108
24061
Araucaria ENTREATY Request for opposing bridge players to find agreement (8)
Serious request for directions by agreement (8)
22108
25064
Araucaria LATEST Stop press news: half-century at a cricket match (6)
A model in 19 should be up to date (6)
US city with international news (6)
22108
24467
25542
Araucaria TIEPOLO Artist to draw explorer (7)
Artist to draw game (7)
22108
22974
Araucaria CHAPLET Wreath for the little man? (7)
Little fellow going ahead (7)
Wreath for little fellow? (7)
22108
23701
24739
Araucaria IDLERICH Unemployed having lots of money (4,4)
Boy held by left hand following instincts far from working class (4,4)
22108
25519
Araucaria INVERSE The other way for most of Shakespeare? (7)
With lines or the opposite? (7)
22108
24460
Araucaria ABOVO Originally on top with new end (2,3)
With final change on top from the start (2,3)
22133
23482
Araucaria NARROWBOAT Canal dweller, not broad in the 23 (6,4)
Craft book about means of shooting snake (10)
22229
24812
Araucaria HODGE Patricia who plays Johnson's cat (5)
1 4's pet pig swallowing first of drugs, ecstasy (5)
22114
25201
Araucaria HORATIO Hamlet's first speech, not all to his friend (7)
11's hard part of speech (7)
22114
25147
Araucaria TEMPTER Devil, cross, in a rage (7)
Disposition restricting time of siren (7)
22114
22229
Araucaria DERBY Hat played against neighbours (5)
Game with neighbours at 14 (5)
City matched with neighbour (5)
22114
24012
25633
Araucaria HORMONE Secretion derived from moorhen (7)
Reciting "The Harlot's Lament" may be a stimulus (7)
22114
24484
Araucaria ACTUARIAL Tune up in real term connected with insurance (9)
Central square in current test concerned with insurance (9)
22133
24351
Araucaria ENTREE Access to course (6)
Qualification required for course (6)
22126
24979
Araucaria EVITA Had tea about four in return of musical (5)
Life in Rome after English musical (5)
22126
25282
Araucaria MOIST Wet? Me? A holy man? (5)
Article dropped by revolutionary with some fluidity (5)
22126
25326
Araucaria HUSTLE Move fast but not straight? (6)
Move fast and maybe illegally to deceive sleuth (6)
22126
22521
Araucaria TWINE One of two, energy or wind (5)
Time to drink a twist (5)
Time for drink in a ball? (5)
22126
22795
23746
Araucaria GRANT Public money for Ulysses? (5)
Ulysses' allowance (5)
Admit 28 (5)
22139
24437
25236
Araucaria OPRAH Chat show hostess's work gets a cheer (5)
Chat queen's piece gets applause (5)
22133
25894
Araucaria LOSETRACK Security without tears, possibly - fail to follow (4,5)
Be unable to find what the railways did after Beeching (4,5)
22133
23499
Araucaria CHEETAH Fast runner doesn't sound honest (7)
Cat heard to pull a fast one (7)
22139
24753
Araucaria PERCH Fish for birds (5)
Fish for bird (5)
22139
23321
Araucaria SANREMO Oarsmen in trouble on the Ligurian Sea (3,4)
Ransome characters at the seaside (3,4)
22139
22144
Araucaria SHERLOCKHOLMES Anthony acting as security for dwellings said to be 18's (8,6)
Bombshell about fairy king breaks around setter and solver (8,6)
22144
23062
Araucaria OPIUM More musical in order to feed De Quincey? (5)
Poppy's first piece has some musical backing (5)
Narcotic work I take with hesitation (5)
22144
24193
25201
Araucaria NAIROBI Capital sounds near to comedian George (7)
Capital at hand for comedian George, we hear (7)
Capital of the North to expose witchcraft (7)
Capital for Pole, first class, with tailless bird (7)
22144
23499
24471
24660
Araucaria ASTRONAUT Big traveller like little boy in tension outside (9)
Traveller going for tour with Satan (9)
22144
23327
Araucaria EXTRA We want more from Connex trains (5)
Sex training is not entirely off the menu (5)
In this context rationality is a plus (5)
22144
23810
24085
Araucaria REREDOS Recipe for love ? embracing journalist behind the altar (7)
Engineers left bone behind altar (7)
First notes after second notes in church? (7)
22144
24437
24652
Araucaria SOHO Like this little house in London? (4)
Like this house around Greek Street? (4)
22168
24170
Araucaria TWITCHER Poke fun at beloved Parisian ornithologist (8)
Inter sorcerer with ornithologist (8)
22168
25542
Araucaria BLUR Distinctly not parts of Blue Peter? (4)
Group one can't make out (4)
22168
22729
Araucaria SCAM No relation to shellfish: it's a trick (4)
Retired Scotsman's trick (4)
Counters Cameron's trick (4)
22168
24336
24667
Araucaria COLORADO ... contains a flower with a beetle on it (8)
Depression or trouble caused by beetle? (8)
22168
22860
Araucaria BRIDGE See 12 (6)
See 7
See 12
See 24
22168
23140
23278
24258
Araucaria SAFFRON Second insult is incomplete, but you get the flavour (7)
Leader to swallow insult: take time off to dye (7)
22168
24563
Araucaria RENOIR Director concerned with type of film (6)
Director concerned with a certain type of film (6)
22277
23793
Araucaria VANILLA Article in house or pod (7)
Transport reported not so good - pods needed (7)
22187
23405
Araucaria IVANHOE 3's house, one with wind indicator outside (7)
So I can do the weeding? That's novel (7)
22222
23638
Araucaria FORAULDLANGSYNE Words of finale range so fully and extravagantly (3,4,4,4)
End of 3 night and 4? Don't forget 1 (3,4,4,4)
22199
23470
Araucaria ELGAR Composer of large variation (5)
Large variation produced enigma (5)
22187
23615
Araucaria PLAIN Homely type of country (5)
It's quite obvious you should give level ground urgently to Eisenhower and Co (5,2,1,9)
22187
25902
Araucaria PIKESTAFF 1 down type of fish stick (9)
Fish stick which is absolutely plain (9)
22187
24007
Araucaria AWAY Not returning by the main road? (4)
One road off (4)
A fashion on other grounds (4)
See 15
See 22
22187
22460
22586
25076
25248
Araucaria MARBURG University city raising food - mutton (7)
German city backed food for sheep (7)
22187
25675
Araucaria IDOL My performance is of a student - at a matinee? (4)
27 character doesn't sound like a worker (4)
Object of worship not working, they say (4)
22187
22277
24674
Araucaria VISIT ... is it? (5)
Call number on question of identification (5)
Call number — does it exist? (5)
22192
23810
25159
Araucaria IMPLIED The monkey told a porky, it goes without saying (7)
Devil said as expected what wasn't said (7)
22192
23607
Araucaria OUTSTEPPED Walked faster, striking the plain before the onset of darkness (10)
Went too far in striking plain and died (10)
22192
24170
Araucaria VESTAL Virgin gets garment for a pound (6)
Meat has trapped holy virgin (6)
Virgin saint eaten by calf (6)
22192
25765
25883
Araucaria BARRACUDA Lawyers and copper among would-be actors with large 9 (9)
Big fish finds unfinished military quarters for loyalist group (9)
22192
22301
Araucaria PUNCH Puppet is drunk, which is a blow (5)
Blow that's pleased (5)
22192
23033
Araucaria HOODOO Jinx on poet with rings (6)
Sounds that act as jinx (6)
22216
24351
Araucaria SHOULD Finale: work of college cad had Burns' quotation (6,3,12,2,6)
Ought to be quiet when dreadfully loud (6)
22199
23278
Araucaria AMPERSAND Sign for and accept a morning by the beach? (9)
21s topped with additional sign (9)
22199
25022
Araucaria OKAPI Authorisation for a relation ? of the giraffe (5)
Beast took a pill - no charge! (5)
Beast that's comfortable with a relation (5)
22199
22544
23440
Araucaria STRIKE Hot iron available? Come out! (6)
Come out with second vehicle (6)
22199
24712
Araucaria KINDNESS See 15
Cup of milk for human 8? (8)
22199
23470
Araucaria LOCKOUT Reverse of 10 making TUC look uncomfortable? (7)
13 closed to workers with crazy note about their heart (7)
22199
23219
Araucaria MEGABYTE A lot of memories? Some of them get by in 21 (8)
Entry secured by following setter's computer space (8)
22199
24252
Araucaria ALIGNMENT Gentil man, dressed or dressing? (9)
Dressing, good and new, in food (9)
Dressing for food (including ground nut tops) (9)
22265
24991
25949
Araucaria KISSMEKATE Raptor without wavering asks me to show in 18's clue (4,2,4)
Takes mikes to get musical effects (4,2,4)
22211
23505
Araucaria EROS The Queen's circle's in the Circus (4)
Love is painful when wrongly directed (4)
Love when over is a pain (4)
22211
22496
24777
Araucaria WESTSIDESTORY See 4
12 19 (here) acting family date with Conservative (4,4,5)
22211
24437
Araucaria ROMEO Lover needs capital as well as love (5)
Lover with a capital ring (5)
22211
22240
Araucaria COMEDY Buffalo Bill keeping me for fun (6)
Play hard to get about some drug (6)
Arrive by day, disheartened, to work in 4 (6)
22211
23074
24161
Araucaria AMMO Live doctor's rounds (4)
A little while after morning rounds (4)
22211
25805
Araucaria SATANIC Curtailment of a nice day shortly before becoming diabolical (7)
Leather first seen in pouch in these mills (7)
The devil's taken his seat at Northumbrian castle, they say (7)
22211
23241
24133
Araucaria PRINCESSTREET ... sewage plant in reproduction (7)
Tax actor in publisher's stock in 14 (7,6)
22222
23189
Araucaria BLOTTO Drunk artist on top of brush (6)
Drunk at the second house (6)
22240
22361
Araucaria GLEN Hoddle in Scotland for a single night? (4)
Club better the 8 in the Highlands (10)
22253
24717
Araucaria EUSTON From which to take us to Nuneaton? (6)
American in school in London (6)
22216
24879
Araucaria SIDEBURNS Conceit which poet has to face? (9)
FH as conceit used by poet (9)
22216
25422
Araucaria GRAVYBROWNING Poet's round against poet, a juicy addition (5,8)
Verse in poet with another saucy addition (5,8)
22216
22974
Araucaria ODIOUS Poem doesn't end on notes that are nasty (6)
It's sweet, but not honey, and could be offensive (6)
Nothing can replace extended play for making 4 across horrid (6)
22216
24185
25813
Araucaria TATE See 9
Sponsor of art ultimately was consumer (4)
1 time antipyretic suppressing sex appeal first (4,7)
22216
23935
24490
Araucaria STARRY Wait under a second with the eyes of an optimist (6)
Second wait for optimist's eyes (6)
Second to wait? It's like heaven (6)
22216
23660
23738
Araucaria HOMER Poet to take one back? (5)
Pigeon for writer of 20 (5)
22216
25236
Araucaria ANGEL The nurse from hell? (5)
Backer in the wings? (5)
Report of what happened to Lucifer, the biggest in the world (5,5)
Backer of good old coin (5)
22222
22883
24879
25045
Araucaria STREET See 18 (6)
(and16) Two ways of surviving in the urban jungle (6)
See 23
Setter reset in 15 11 (6)
See 1
Where wisdom and credibility are rated by setter? (6)
Setter's funny way (6)
22222
22418
23062
24699
25213
25542
25753
Araucaria RARE Remarkably pink? (4)
Military units have not done well (4)
Not often still red? (4)
22222
24109
25392
Araucaria IDES That is nearly the date (4)
Fish on the thirteenth this month (4)
Date in Rome for fishes (4)
22222
23374
25817
Araucaria MICHAEL Tea amid honey rendered by angel (7)
West German puzzler on the inside left by 19 (7)
22229
24667
Araucaria TIMON Shakespearean part of a sanctimonious nature (5)
Athenian name and French one? It's the other way round (5)
22282
24848
Araucaria CAMPION The flower of detective fiction (7)
See 28
22229
24049
Araucaria EMBARGO I keep a number of lawyers from Prohibition (7)
Prohibition? I've kept my head about it (7)
22229
25633
Araucaria STAY Visit of supporter (4)
Abide in support (4)
Remain in support (4)
22229
24528
25698
Araucaria LASER Cooked meal with a Slav interrupting concentration (5,4)
Amplifier to help retail a service (5)
In general a service requires concentration (5)
In a cathedral a service requires concentration (5)
22229
22676
22998
25422
Araucaria FORGO Give up favouring energy (5)
Give up supporting Japanese game (5)
22229
23769
Araucaria CHIPS The last thing one has to eat? (5)
Gas keeps fruit and veg deep-fried (5)
Carpenter with salt and vinegar? (5)
22229
23487
24739
Araucaria BOUNDERBY 25's son-in-law obliged to run into horse-race (9)
Jump race telescoped by character of 28 (9)
22324
23769
Araucaria EIGHT Drunk, if there's one more boat in pieces (5)
See 5
22240
24937
Araucaria LEGLESS Drunk students entertain birds when there's a shortage (7)
It's tight being without members (7)
22240
23033
Araucaria TIGHT Drunk, but still tense? (5)
One over the eight? A near thing (5)
Only just having one too many? (5)
Too spirited to be miserly? (5)
22240
22682
23254
25350
Araucaria DEARTH Die on land which isn't sufficient (6)
Wanderer from end to end not having enough (6)
22240
24844
Araucaria ONTARIO Black stuff found in the majority of root vegetables in Canada (7)
Oration delivered in Canada (7)
22240
25777
Araucaria TRAUMA Goethe's dream, a problem for the psyche (6)
A sequel to the European dream isn't good for the soul (6)
22246
23086
Araucaria RAMADAN Fast so I went, clutching my parents (7)
New after change of leaders, fleet is fast (7)
22246
24007
Araucaria MACBETH Decoration held by singular subject of Scottish king (7)
Stake stuck into companion after mother's play(7)
Scottish king with American subject clasping imperial award (7)
American subject holds award for play (7)
Scottish king, an American subject, retaining award (7)
22246
22454
23350
23696
25050
Araucaria EVENINGPRIMROSE Governs empire in disorder from wild flower (7,8)
Flower (river) men settled with pigeons (7,8)
22246
22384
Araucaria REINDEER Wet weather, darling? Sounds like we could use huskies instead? (8)
Beast to check what sounds expensive (8)
22246
23523
Araucaria MASSEUR Here's the rub: the French crowd wants most of it back (7)
Rubber reported by my sister in Paris? (7)
22246
23482
Araucaria RULING Decision classes? (6)
High class umpire's decision (6)
22277
23660
Araucaria NAOMI One complaint raised by Old Testament character (5)
Girl I complain about (5)
Setter laments rise of Biblical widow (5)
22402
22766
23038
Araucaria CHRISTOPHERWREN Entertaining the lady, princes throw out architect (11,4)
A.A. Milne's boy's got the wrong bird: the great 3 gave him his chance (11,4)
22265
22430
Araucaria MOLEST Harry doctor in case (6)
Interfere with doctor in case (6)
22265
24264
Araucaria THAI Bond reported in Bangkok? (4)
Bond's said to be Asian (4)
22265
24703
Araucaria MAELSTROM US parent outside a film studio, with no errors excepted, in a whirl (9)
Whirlpool in the West: fifty corpses resurrected (9)
22265
22795
Araucaria BULL Nonsense letter from buyer (4)
2 at the centre (4)
See 1
22265
23254
23983
Araucaria APRIL Offspring of resort in Wales heard in spring (5)
Philanderer turns up having left model among bathers - not you, of course (5,4)
22265
24351
Araucaria LOCUM See with temp (5)
What the victim of undermanning wants to see with? (5)
Way out insect with many a substitute (5)
22270
22806
23405
Araucaria NEPHEW Backward writer to cut example of 2? (6)
Writer returned to cut relation (6)
22270
22425
Araucaria GROUNDDOWN Land with feathers reduced to powder (6,4)
Oppressed county cricket scene first (6,4)
22270
24745
Araucaria GERANIUM Eastern princess enters tree and flower (8)
Plant split by queen makes another (8)
22270
25076
Araucaria EARLYBIRD Aristocratic girl, possibly, should get 8 (5,4)
Journalist holding new library responsible for lark (5,4)
22270
22442
Araucaria ROSIE Say tea with cider? (5)
… around one that drank cider (5)
Tea or cider for her? (5)
23130
25571
25645
Araucaria EVENT English getting flu, say? It happens (5)
Point to hole in Rumsfeld's stuff? (5)
East wind across the water, as it happens (5)
23130
23710
25152
Araucaria HERBERT Boy poet takes most of 26 from geranium (7)
Plant — wrong term for scented root — added by one who served under 25 (7,8)
23130
24848
Araucaria ISHERWOOD One scene in 25 worked with Auden (9)
Writer goes first to the forest (9)
23130
23321
Araucaria REEF Bank that may be taken in (4)
The work of 12 is tied (4)
Hazard to sailors taken in when it's blowy (4)
Rocky part of sail (4)
23130
23397
24879
25949
Araucaria CLUB Striker often joined (4)
Weapon to suit? (4)
23140
25447
Araucaria ABANDON A veto on academic leave (7)
A set of players on leave (7)
23140
25913
Araucaria INCENSE Make cross for use in church? (7)
Frank's follower to infuriate (7)
23140
24387
Araucaria HALFMARKS 1 out of 2 and the rest Spencer? (4,5)
Hard for bald comedian getting as much wrong as right? (4,5)
23153
23374
Araucaria SCRATCH The devil to come up to? (7)
Not enough damage to be a handicap? (7)
23153
23536
Araucaria BOXER Dogfight participant? (5)
16 with shorts (5)
23153
25698
Araucaria MAXIM The proverbial gun? (5)
The proverbial shooter (5)
Saw gun? (5)
23153
23445
23746
Araucaria LOTTO Painter's house (5)
Venetian painter's 21 (5)
23254
23445
Araucaria DRASTIC Forceful eccentric securing its retreat (7)
Wine prescribed by physician, more or less extreme (7)
23164
23615
Araucaria MINSTER 12's street in the grip of digger (7)
I leave cleric in 15 (7)
23164
23219
Araucaria UTTER Speak without qualification (5)
Speak without qualification (5)
23164
24490
Araucaria CHINLESS Game about an inch length, for a wonder (8)
Home student in game is probably going to wonder (8)
23182
24019
Araucaria ETHIC Code in English almost impenetrable? (5)
Code for the thick-headed (5)
23177
25902
Araucaria MISCHIEF Writer's black: main road's leading (8)
21, perhaps, top line in Bond's "Who's Who"? (8)
23177
24340
Araucaria MOPED Vehicle was unhappy (5)
The vehicle that wasn't happy? (5)
23177
23530
Araucaria MASTIFF Nuts provided for starter's dog (7)
Dog causing parent's quarrel (7)
23273
25546
Araucaria HOUSE See 1
Audience of aristocrats in stockings (5)
Play with break after 23 down: doctor here? (5)
23189
23445
24303
Araucaria NARK Grass for N-Noah's? (4)
Spy first of navigators with his ship (4)
22277
24054
Araucaria CHRONICLE History isn't acute to the French (9)
Honorary cleric misrepresented in history (9)
22277
23219
Araucaria KERB Report of restriction on pavement (4)
It's a bit audible at the roadside (4)
22277
25152
Araucaria NOTON Number and weight are inconceivable (3,2)
Emphatic refusal, one for Blair: rule only when reformed (3,2,4,5)
22277
24770
Araucaria IRENEADLER See 13 and 21 (5)
Wrath at hand, in which we get led astray by 9 5?'s "The Woman" (5,5)
22289
23062
Araucaria MARRY Tie the knot indeed! (5)
To tie the knot is indeed old-fashioned (5)
22354
24442
Araucaria NEITHER No sense in it? No, none: her merry heart is broken (7,5,3,6)
Exclusion of alternatives for those who have done it here (7)
22282
24514
Araucaria TURIN Mathematician didn't finish in Italy (5)
Mathematician didn't finish in Italy (5)
22282
23942
Araucaria ADRENALIN Hormone that's red in Lana Turner (9)
Died in combat area, nothing turning up that would keep one going (9)
22282
24753
Araucaria WRITHE Summons man to squirm? (6)
Summons man to squirm (6)
22289
24914
Araucaria OEDIPUS ... diphthong, one third of it American (7)
Bathe between Old English and American dramatised by … (7)
22289
25813
Araucaria ALEPPO Drink fizzy pop with port in the Middle East (6)
Syrian port to drink, a form of pop (6)
22289
22437
Araucaria KRIS Weapon that needs ironing, would you say? (4)
Dagger heard to fold (4)
22289
24703
Araucaria ELECTRA 24's picked painter, parallel to... (7)
Vote for artistic body (7)
She loved her father to pick the academy (7)
It takes a complex character to vote for the Sun (7)
14 matricide picked by the Sun (7)
22289
23523
23601
24514
25343
Araucaria SEVERELY Cut little city very hard (8)
Trust Ballesteros as to how he may be handicapped?(8)
22289
22647
Araucaria BALACLAVA Battle overhead? (9)
22 hood in lake (cold) and stream (hot) (9)
Lake has more or less volcanic effect on headgear (9)
22460
22640
23847
Araucaria AESOP Sit back after opening of "Absolutely Fabulous" man (5)
Suggest a rise for the storyteller (5)
Old storyteller makes one sit up (5)
Sit back alongside a storyteller (5)
22336
23482
24633
26427
Araucaria INCUR Become liable for dog at home? (5)
Encounter dog’s home (5)
22301
25842
Araucaria BELOWTHEBELT Foul phone call about anything from Yorkshire youth on short time (5,3,4)
Most of my pants are against regulations (5,3,4)
22301
23440
Araucaria AGREE Extraordinarily eager to say yes (5)
Fellow traders don't take a horse without right (5)
Say yes to a vice that's no end (5)
22301
24030
24049
Araucaria ANTONOV Russian plane abandoning reported check on playwright (7)
Not a different month for Russian flier (7)
22301
24667
Araucaria ALENCON French town - here lace beer at sergeant's direction (7)
Old doctor topped by Tory in French town (7)
Drink for sergeant at northern French city (7)
22384
24796
25777
Araucaria ARAUCARIA A right way for Romans to date the song of the tree (9)
12 19, a right old way of dating a number (9)
22306
24437
Araucaria SHELF Here volumes are drunk in propria persona? (5)
See from the foregoing where the book is? (5)
22306
23571
Araucaria NABOB Plutocrat puts sodium on old coin (5)
Name for what (or two) he has? (5)
Magnate died after kidnap (5)
22306
22963
23949
Araucaria REBUS Pictorial pun about transport (5)
Fictional sleuth dealing with transport (5)
22306
25129
Araucaria MATLOCK Accompaniments of door in spa (7)
19's hair needing combing? (7)
22306
22993
Araucaria ANAGRAM A pair of beasts to make a muddle (7)
A couple of beasts as in 10 12 9 11 (7)
22306
23206
Araucaria ELVIS King lives in an 18 (5)
Singer and golfer, about 6 (5)
22306
23451
Araucaria UNREADY No scout and (for Anglo-Saxon king) no scholar (7)
Loth to remove party from reactor site and insert number (7)
22306
24137
Araucaria NOONDAY High time to go forward in agreement, I agree (7)
12's agreement retaining other number's agreement (7)
22306
23607
Araucaria WATERLOOBRIDGE Eventual defeat at cards brings connection with London banks (8,6)
See 18
22336
25435
Araucaria CHARLESDICKENS See 14 (7)
Author of "Roald's Birds" (Spooner) (7,7)
22324
23421
Araucaria CEDAR Grace Darling's tree (5)
Abecedarian's tree (5)
22324
25164
Araucaria CARGO A load of French snails (5)
Petrol makes load? (5)
22324
23589
Araucaria OVERSEE Invigilate lines in Old English (7)
Supervise poems written in Old English(7)
22324
22647
Araucaria GRADGRIND Protagonist of 13 gets new grid, about 1,000 pounds (9)
Splendid network in Spooner's writing for character of 28 (9)
22324
23769
Araucaria HARDTIMES Letters to "Dear Smith" by ... (4,5)
... runs round government department with many a book (4,5)
Novel stream hid in novel (4,5)
22324
23769
23871
Araucaria URBAN See 11 (5)
Not from the country of original Prohibition (5)
22324
25129
Araucaria WISHFULFILMENT Optimistic movie in network: "Dream Come True" (4-10)
Kind of thinking lacking a thread for dreams coming true (4,10)
22336
23924
Araucaria BULLION Heavy metal shows signs to be telescoped (7)
Telescoped signs mean big money (7)
Two of the 24 merge with valuable mass (7)
22336
24471
25597
Araucaria FONDA Henry and Jane sound absent-hearted (5)
Affectionate letter from Henry to Jane? (5)
22336
23960
Araucaria ILIAD Most newspapers mostly back a poem (5)
Part of 14 and of elevated newspapers (5)
First parliament backing epic (5)
22336
23153
25675
Araucaria METOPE Araucaria on the booze? Take a tablet (6)
Hit the bottle? Moi? In a Greek temple?(6)
22361
22647
Araucaria ROAST Right oven? Cook in it (5)
Right oven for joint? (5)
22343
24563
Araucaria THOMAS Turn to Rome with sham utopian (6,4)
Nearly hot potatoes eaten by late writer (6,5)
22343
22354
Araucaria YOUTH Solvers, this is missing in Salad Days (5)
Proof that you are deprived of ink, lad (5)
Solver starts to think of Salad Days (5)
22343
24269
25813
Araucaria MARKANTONY Ancient Roman number taking Serb terrorist to New York (4,6)
Boys injure philosopher with stone, missing 10 (4,6)
22361
24122
Araucaria IMBER Wood pollarded in 6(5)
Wood doesn't start in deserted village (5)
22454
24739
Araucaria SERENDIP Finding scene, which is said to include river, bathe! (8)
Return of food without tear from land of lucky finders (8)
22354
25296
Araucaria STAG Party when going to 23 - a hind? (4)
P for self-starter on day in Berlin (4)
22354
24929
Araucaria LESOTHO The French drunkard's house in a country in Africa (7)
Land of the French emperor (7)
Sign about its first awfully hot country (7)
22354
23278
24269
Araucaria MEACHER Minister, female, on setter's account (7)
Politician came out female (7)
22354
23949
Araucaria PINTAIL Duck to take beer and be sick (7)
Drink to 21 down in 16 (7)
Duck drink and be sick (7)
22361
23815
24753
Araucaria OFFSIDE Not near to being illegal (7)
Is half the field illegally positioned? (7)
22361
23295
Araucaria BRAY It's the vicar's place to sound like an ass ... (4)
Comment of ass in place of vicar (4)
Asinine comment with inconstant vicar (4)
22361
24766
25675
Araucaria RAPHAEL A painter's painter finding another a help (7)
... which could be a help to one recently exhibited in the 15 square 4 (7)
22361
23458
Araucaria ROTTENROW Bad quarrel gets overridden (6,3)
Horrid quarrel where one's taken for a ride (6,3)
Very bad line here for the mounted (6,3)
22361
22490
24264
Araucaria LISTERIA Table where Yorkshire river rises poisons food (8)
Inclination to reverse Yorkshire river with bacterial infection (8)
22366
23983
Araucaria BUHL Furniture of French game, they say (4)
Marquetry sounds like a game (4)
22366
22974
Araucaria FAMOUSLASTWORDS "The rest is silence" (rather than 1 9 5 26) with lads - four was most, possibly(6,4,5)
More light, say, for old madrigals about tailless beast on two roads (6,4,5)
22366
24563
Araucaria SAMBA Graduate's back with another dance (5)
Dance for bachelor boy ... (5)
22384
23815
Araucaria ARIEL Fairy's sign with pound for shilling (5)
Fairy accepting signal, say (5)
Marie Lloyd's enslaved fairy (5)
Alleged receiver of waves from The Tempest (5)
22384
24937
25546
25657
Araucaria TETRAGRAM Four-letter word causes great problem in public transport (9)
Four-letter word used by Margaret raised with final twist by model (9)
22384
25805
Araucaria MUSIC Notes sound on 1 down, say, almost unfit (5)
Pleasing sound of catcall not well received (5)
22384
24899
Araucaria RATAFIA Traitor finds Our Thing leaderless, which takes the biscuit (7)
The essence of good humour at a Fianna Fail rally (7)
22384
23615
Araucaria PLATINUM It's valuable whether or not one has money in it (8)
No. 78, fruit in a can? On the contrary, outranking ... (8)
Quiet language hesitantly described as very precious? (8)
22652
23284
25366
Araucaria TEMPLE A front for religion?(6)
Religious building goes ahead (6)
22390
25817
Araucaria STRIPPER Provocative person canonised criminal Jack(8)
See 8
22390
25205
Araucaria BROWN See 19
Sort of study to follow 16 (5)
22390
25729
Araucaria ARREST Stop and have a breather, do you hear?(6)
Detention for translating Sartre? (6)
22390
24252
Araucaria TENORBELL Don't keep a secret and don't be enclosed at end of ring(5,4)
Sphere with 12 and a half yard circumference at the bottom of the ring (5,4)
22390
23189
Araucaria ASPATRIA A short row before breeze gets up in Cumbria(8)
Cumbrian town like the Fatherland? (8)
Song about quarrel in Cumbria (8)
22390
23056
24150
Araucaria ANCHOR Weight to ride at? (6)
Device for ship in Sri Lanka port, reportedly (6)
22413
23284
Araucaria AGGRO Silver starting to develop problems (5)
A horse, say, or other cause of trouble (5)
22402
25925
Araucaria LYTTELTON Theatrical musician and literary baron allowed back in (9)
Last year's leaders pledged John Humphrey (9)
Literary baron not on with John Humphrey (9)
22402
23924
24097
Araucaria UNDERFOOT Downtrodden like Old Labour? (9)
The downtrodden shadows of the early 1980s? (9)
22402
23601
Araucaria LIGHT Not a load-bearing beam (5)
Fast mover's lung? (I'm not serious) (5)
See 27
22402
23876
24133
Araucaria GERMANMEASLES Disease and its cause, an ego like the French (6,7)
Spots convergence of same river and same glen (6,7)
22402
22795
Araucaria NADIR The lowest point in deception, a dirty business (5)
Low point of polar atmosphere encompassing the end of the world (5)
Smart girl copper gets bond (5)
22402
23567
25949
Araucaria SPITANDPOLISH Getting things just so, like Chopin after his love embraced mine (4,3,6)
Enclosure in the desert (European) for bull? (4,3,6)
22402
22974
Araucaria IMPALA Antelope, a fiend on the wing (6)
Monkey in style of deer (6)
22413
24252
Araucaria IKIDYOUNOT It's true it's from the Yukon - idiot implicated (1,3,3,3)
Idiot gets infatuated with Yukon — this is absolutely true (1,3,3,3)
22413
25152
Araucaria GROUND See 2
Earth like coffee? (6)
See 24
22413
23660
24984
Araucaria BANNER Standard wielder of blue pencil? (6)
I won't allow you to flag (6)
22418
22715
Araucaria ANON One negative will come before long (4)
A refusal from Chirac or person unknown? (4)
A negative available presently (4)
Girl without love in due course (4)
Soon to be nameless (4)
22418
23470
24879
25076
25141
Araucaria MISSAL Girl I'm upsetting with religious book (6)
Fail with almost the whole service book (6)
22418
24777
Araucaria SLEIGHT Trickery is no big deal, they say (7)
The trick is to say "aspersion" (7)
22418
25343
Araucaria EARPLUG Quiet among listeners? This could help achieve it (7)
Muffler quietly placed between auditory orifices (7)
22418
23405
Araucaria DUGONG Marine mammal moved soil on string (6)
Continued to excavate graves starting at the Mermaid? (6)
22425
22676
Araucaria EVENTIDE 18 (11) is what happens to fish (8)
A defective concept after what happened later on? (8)
22425
22509
Araucaria SUNSET 18 (11) has poles covered in fat (6)
Fat round Poles at end of day (6)
22425
25842
Araucaria ROAM Travel to capital, say (4)
Wander to the end of the road, say? (4)
22448
22682
Araucaria SHOT Go round (4)
Attempt on 17 produces kaleidoscopic stuff (4,4)
See 19
Try to get warmer than swarm? (4)
22430
23153
23793
25385
Araucaria POOH See 14
Bear use of ringback? (4)
Ring up to show contempt (4)
22430
24812
25961
Araucaria ELABORATE To be a real problem, go into detail (9)
The Spanish sailor's nil charge is complex(9)
22430
22611
Araucaria TEABAG Bat, wrinkled with age, may go to pot (3,3)
Leaves (or 8) in this to be potted (3,3)
22437
23182
Araucaria ALARUM Bell rung in the style of 25 (6)
Warning, spirit style (6)
22437
22521
Araucaria SPIRIT Courage and its Dutch origin? (6)
Scotch hwyl? (6)
22437
24699
Araucaria ENTOMB Study of insects - 50% the bee, they say - is to put one out of circulation (6)
Bury the top of it under some bug-hunters (6)
22437
25205
Araucaria LION King whose heart was 23's? (4)
5 could be dandy, say (4)
22437
23254
Araucaria MACAVITY Mother's hole that wasn't there (8)
Absentee of 1 6 makes a hole under mountain (8)
22437
22593
Araucaria FALLIN Join the ranks and down may follow (6)
Join the ranks, darling! (4,2,4)
22437
23626
Araucaria LOVE Cosmic rotary factor? (4)
See humour with bridge system 651 to end game (23 12) (4,2,1,4,7)
See 5
Nothing and none 18 between those at 26 24 (4)
22437
23314
23660
25159
Araucaria FEMINIST Champion of women has Tracey in hand(8)
No lover of "Mrs" takes Tracey in hand (8)
22502
25312
Araucaria ATOMICKITTEN See 24
See 15
22442
25111
Araucaria ATOMIC (and 19) Group heard, I see, between a cat and its 23 (6)
First volume in account of a sort of number (6)
A cat first with cat's first baby? (6,6)
22442
23701
25111
Araucaria AWING Evoking reverence associated with a prayer(5)
Get gold set in silver - that's scary (5)
Flying is dreadful (5)
22442
22974
24679
Araucaria CHLORAL Number of singers about fifty (7)
Performed by singers restraining novice with a sedative (7)
22496
23309
Araucaria WATT T is for Tyler, according to the inventor(4)
Question for sound engineer (4)
22502
23746
Araucaria ROCKPIPIT Bird giving offence during firework noise (4-5)
Bird, mythical one, with seed among equipment (4,5)
22448
23487
Araucaria STAB Attempt crazy rising (4)
Attempt at crazy return (4)
22448
24914
Araucaria JAMPUFF Traffic not moving? Let off steam and it's a piece of cake (3,4)
Prevent broadcasting of advertisement for cake (3,4)
22448
23626
Araucaria BOYLE Man of law, not yet man to the French (5)
Cook said to be lawman and impresario (5)
22448
25842
Araucaria TANGO Sunburn dispenser? It takes 2 (5)
... are necessary to make effect of sun disappear (5)
22448
24310
Araucaria NEWGATE Modern way to get into prison (7)
Further entry into prison (7)
22448
24891
Araucaria AMPERE A politician before electricity is applied(6)
Bilingual acknowledgement of paternity in a measure (6)
22454
24848
Araucaria DOWNCAST Northern Irish actors seem dejected(8)
Ulster actors depressed? (8)
22454
25488
Araucaria PARISH Capital hot on administration unit(6)
Capital H for home base? (6)
22454
22640
Araucaria OUTCOLD Quite unconscious of external drop in temperature?(3,4)
Unconscious of taking the air in winter? (3,4)
22454
23871
Araucaria OVER Finished on top(4)
20's half hidden in the open when there's no sun (8)
Set aside part of the laws of cricket? (8)
22454
24891
25687
Araucaria POPLAR Tree of people without heart(6)
Tree non-U, if non-U (6)
22454
25961
Araucaria RESUME Start again from the River Meuse(6)
Continue with employer turning to setter (6)
22454
24161
Araucaria OPOSSUM A piece of music when a very large amount is pouched(7)
Marsupial to work with large amount (7)
22454
23321
Araucaria ABUSED Rated the Guardian in 17, perhaps (6)
Assaulted while sleeping without Guardian (6)
22460
24539
Araucaria PIERCE Stick a bit right in (6)
Cooking recipe - use skewer? (6)
22460
23309
Araucaria GRIMM Forbidding many brothers that told tales (5)
Speaker's forbidding writers of tales (5)
22460
24563
Araucaria LOCHNESSMONSTER A hundred and fifty honest sermons? Could be an illusion (4,4,7)
… maybe to catch Pole during board game battle — Fate and the Queen must cover it (4,4,7)
22460
25405
Araucaria INSULAR Timeless affront to a river that is narrow (7)
Half sovereign kept by retiring queen of islands (7)
22460
24766
Araucaria NONET Tennis impossible with this group (5)
Group unable to work on line? (5)
22460
23458
Araucaria DRESSCODE Various screeds do get written about ties, etc (5,4)
Scottish element in nameless German city maybe asks for tie (5,4)
22460
24699
Araucaria REFUSECOLLECTOR Don''t grant a prayer or. . . (6,9)
My old man (suitably clad) said: "Don't put money in the tin" (6,9)
22460
23327
Araucaria LIMP Feeble devil chasing his tail (4)
Walk with difficulty needing 10? (4)
22706
25447
Araucaria SNOWDROP Not so much cocaine in flower?(8)
Precipitation in flower (8)
22484
23397
Araucaria OASIS Love in its present form is a bit green(5)
Refreshing spot of love for a relation (5)
22484
24298
Araucaria NERVE Messenger from brain to cheek?(5)
Courage may end with pain (5)
22484
23924
Araucaria AISLE Drink is included in passageway(5)
Gangway is swamped by liquor (5)
22484
24174
Araucaria OBBLIGATO Accompaniment for Bilbo struggling with wild goat(9)
Piece of music unsuitable as voluntary? (9)
22484
24905
Araucaria SEVEN Dancing dervishes never refer to boss - NB musical (5,6,3,5,8)
(5)
22490
23607
Araucaria TUTOR Instructor who's lost in Student Representative Council (5)
Instructor's mild correction's gold (5)
22490
23746
Araucaria HAIKU Exalted line of people recited poem (5)
Poem elevated characters one after another read aloud (5)
22490
24089
Araucaria CHICKWEED Little bird with little daughter on my lawn (9)
Plant smart sum of money on Guardianeditor (9)
22490
24728
Araucaria RESIN It's sticky to repeat wrongdoing (5)
Be naughty again, by gum! (5)
22490
24030
Araucaria OVERMYDEADBODY Strong resistance to placing of shroud for setter (4,2,4,4)
Shroud for setter is 15 24 (4,2,4,4)
See 24
22490
23876
24770
Araucaria AUDIT Check on half the listeners (5)
A rebellion occurs before time to check (5)
22490
25106
Araucaria SILENTSPRING Listen, maybe, before you leap to 26's work (6,6)
See 9
22580
24984
Araucaria NEIGH Comment of stable relationship among those next door? (5)
Half the folk next door sound like horses (5)
22496
23458
Araucaria PARTHIAN Role call: solution, fiery exit line (8,4)
Leave with greeting by an archer leaving? (8)
22496
25925
Araucaria IDLE Tick over - no good? (4)
Ridley's no use (4)
Leisure for love found by Puck (8)
22496
23241
24158
Araucaria SUBJECT Theme that has to be mastered (7)
Inferior theme (7)
22496
25687
Araucaria NIGHTGOWN Pole with gong hiding among the bedclothes?(9)
Covering near where people live around Gateshead (9)
22502
23589
Araucaria KIRBYGRIP For overhead security the king and I take the limits of Barnaby and his raven(5,4)
Clip from "The Sound of the Dog" by Raven (5,4)
22502
23033
Araucaria SWAN Shakespeare was Avon's? Not initially (4)
Pole with pale on river (4)
22509
24914
Araucaria INCH One of the twelve islands? (4)
Little distance from island (4)
22509
24484
Araucaria DIGEST Postprandial summary? (6)
Summary of what stomach does (6)
22509
25296
Araucaria LIMIT Setter's in bed in Paris? This is the end! (5)
It follows report of member, as far as it goes (5)
22521
25620
Araucaria HARBOUR Shelter from heat starting with shady area in garden (7)
Support back in time for port (7)
Shelter in shady spot after end of March (7)
22521
24471
25925
Araucaria SPEAR Weapon used by the Mint? (5)
Weapon for society over fruit (5)
22682
25152
Araucaria IDIOM How to talk about instincts? Me? Coming up! (5)
Turn of phrase that shows who I am when I'm backed (5)
22544
25147
Araucaria TACIT Mog backing it? Not saying (5)
It's understood if pet's returned first (5)
22544
23924
Araucaria SHEAR Cut the end off 1 across to take 1 across (5)
There's a war raging - I'm taking flight overseas (10)
22544
23201
Araucaria FISHOUTOFWATER I call the regulator: infer I'm badly placed (4,3,2,5)
Stranded creature to save from drowning? (4,3,2,5)
Infer one has to cry to utility regulator being unable to breathe (4,3,2,5)
22544
24340
25350
Araucaria EROTICA Ear's in, ear out - lovely stuff! (7)
About time symphony was produced as 17's work (7)
22544
23626
Araucaria TRAFFIC Deal with cars on road (7)
Deal with cars etc (7)
22544
23499
Araucaria ALBATROSS I take 1 across at sea in the Antarctic, under a pound (9)
Bird has a weight at sea (9)
Bird heard in African lake and southern sea (9)
22544
23710
24766
Araucaria ORCHESTRA Gold box used by painters and musicians (9)
Sun lights (top to bottom) leading players (9)
22544
23830
Araucaria CORMORANT I take 1 across as part of flower or insect (9)
Origin of 17 or insect or bird (9)
22544
25571
Araucaria NOMADIC Read up about crazy individual that's unsettled (7)
Not still angry? Toss coin about it (7)
Roving detectives take a day to turn up (7)
22706
22897
23321
Araucaria METRO Underground police take terrorist's part (5)
Railway served by Scots police? (5)
22561
23350
Araucaria CAMUS Writer of the century, humorous at first? (5)
French writer passed, only first out of university (5)
22561
25842
Araucaria BRITAIN Land of intelligence, including computing etc (7)
Educated girl in place of rubbish here (7)
22561
24264
Araucaria UNCLE My stuff is redeemable, or I''m a Dutchman (5)
Relative awaiting redemption? (5)
22561
23189
Araucaria ROYALARMS Here's a rampant lion, with cry about setback to hand (5,4)
Boy scares holders of polo sticks? (5,4)
22561
23769
Araucaria OLDPOSSUM Senior citizens' concession returned, all with book of 1 6 (3,6)
3's mature marsupial breaking moulds without orders (3,6)
22593
25711
Araucaria WHISKY Beater, in the past a young lady with plenty of spirit(6,6)
One of 24 is getting £1,000, within reason (6)
22611
25765
Araucaria WHITE Colour of the man's suit, a success in the Guardian(5)
See 20
22611
23995
Araucaria THUNDER One of these surprises was associated with 17 down(12)
Theology's restricted subject to Jupiter's work (7)
22611
23769
Araucaria ANTENATAL Nameless feeler with endless story taking place during confinement(9)
Feeler misses a point thanks to student of pregnancy (9)
22611
25777
Araucaria ISHMAEL Antisocial person hails me, strangely(7)
Outlaw is king when field's reversed (7)
22611
25350
Araucaria ALTER Edit recording of shrine (5)
Change of leader for ’orse? (5)
22676
25777
Araucaria IWILL Did Shakespeare say it twice at his marriage? (1,4)
Fifty-fifty on bird losing head — it's a promise (1,4)
22640
24739
Araucaria INKERMAN Chap who helped with the printing in 22 action? (8)
Fight for the Queen after liquid over island (8)
22640
23847
Araucaria THESEUS This and this for American hero of mythology (7)
Hero from Athens, not a name to use indiscriminately (7)
22640
24185
Araucaria EXILE One left in river, not in the country (5)
Send away footballer who won't start without his team (5)
22640
23536
Araucaria DURESS Top drawer in attire, one is forced under it (6)
Make toe the line, suppressing union by force (6)
22652
25392
Araucaria RETICULAR Netted 100 lire at Rugby Union dance(9)
Copper in French bed, put back into back, is netted (9)
22647
25597
Araucaria TORSO A bone, roughly, in the main body(5)
Trunk growing from roots (5)
22647
22897
Araucaria DYER One with woad maybe heard applied to straits (4)
Person of colour sounds terrible (4)
22652
24660
Araucaria EREBUS The English form of word play is hell (6)
It was hell before transport came (6)
22652
24235
Araucaria YORICK City, about first century, first to die in 16 (6)
First city's head in city whose head Hamlet held (6)
22652
24855
Araucaria HAMLET Climbing tree to break cover in village play (6)
Village drama society's production? (6)
22652
25296
Araucaria STUD Shoes for horses? On the contrary (4)
Fixer for breeders? (4)
Poker in the nose or ear? (4)
Sexy fixer? (4)
22659
23284
24340
24477
Araucaria NASIK When a Sikh has an honoured place among Hindus (5)
City of moment in religion, as I know well (5)
22659
23964
Araucaria UNLIKELY Turn oven up at cathedral? I wouldn't bet on it (8)
Odds against posh cathedral town being on the back burner (8)
22659
23278
Araucaria OREAD Exhortation to study "The Maid of the Mountain" (5)
Mountain dweller coming in without more ado (5)
22659
24280
Araucaria IRATE Buccaneer having lost his head - and his rag (5)
Cross, first class (5)
22659
24621
Araucaria EDDY Little boy doing the rounds? (4)
Circulator to bear losing head (4)
Boy in a whirl (4)
22671
23971
25620
Araucaria LOGO See attempt at trademark (4)
Sign ball after the record (4)
Trade mark mathematically undefined (4)
22671
24185
25729
Araucaria HIDEBOUND Very 21 leather next spring (9)
Stuck in the mud? Don't let anyone see you jump! (9)
22671
23589
Araucaria IMAGE Araucaria's time for representation (5)
Picture that is used as cover for periodical ... (5)
Setter's time for 17 (5)
22671
23561
24979
Araucaria PUNT Boat once current across the water (4)
Old currency gamble? (4)
22671
25938
Araucaria AFRICA Where 1s are having a day on call in Scotland (6)
A large part of a saucy dish 20 (6)
22746
25380
Araucaria STELLA A girl to confess being inside it (6)
Intelligent woman at long last a minister, as missing out (6,9)
22715
23746
Araucaria LOGCABIN Supposed origin of president's diary in taxi at home (3,5)
1 down of bicentenarian given gab with his large heart? (3,5)
22689
24621
Araucaria SCAR Trauma at the borough? (4)
Trauma over borough? (4)
22676
24848
Araucaria AUTONOMY Gold award for actors maintaining order and freedom (8)
Car number of setter, usually less than the day of 24 (8)
Freedom encourages my aunt to keep ducks (8)
22676
23278
25266
Araucaria PORKPIES For those who have to eat their hats? (4,4)
False hats? (4,4)
22682
24280
Araucaria EXTOL Praise from former partner to student (5)
Praise for previous payment not complete (5)
22682
24460
Araucaria ONUS The responsibility is America's (4)
America's responsibility? (4)
22682
25159
Araucaria TOPIC Theme to select: abolition of the monarchy? (5)
Subject to choice when king departs (5)
Subject to 20? (5)
22682
23212
23733
Araucaria SHILLYSHALLY Can't decide if foolish girl's drunk? (6-6)
Foolish girl being drunk won't make up her mind (6-6)
22682
25033
Araucaria POOL Game of water polo? (4)
See 9
BG made of water (4)
22897
23769
24633
Araucaria EDWARD Waged war determinedly to show 1 (6)
See 20
22715
25974
Araucaria TUESDAY When the gracious appear to make a point in a study? (7)
Forerunner of 28 used differently in river (7)
22689
25147
Araucaria PSYCHE *Subject of analysis (6)
Spy out revolutionary loved by 6's child (6)
The soul of a tipsy cherub (6)
Growing girl dropping to revolutionary spirit (6)
22706
23074
24235
25236
Araucaria GRECIANURN *Gunner (Royal Artillery) deployed around Channel Islands (7,3)
Mediterranean vessel, a 10 (26)'s subject (7,3)
22706
23577
Araucaria ACCRA The first two hundred painters are capital (5)
City of gold, according to the Sun (5)
22706
24753
Araucaria AUTUMN *Detail relative to keep inside (6)
Fall for a 10 (26)'s subject (6)
Gold inside pole for one of set in 10 with ... (6)
22706
23577
24061
Araucaria DOOR Entry, then die? (4)
See 13
23177
25380
Araucaria SCOOP Writer's into ice cream (5)
Exclusive ice cream server (5)
23177
23405
Araucaria BRUNEI (Formerly) British-controlled oriental island (part of) (6)
Sultanate, live one, outside series (6)
23189
24264
Araucaria RELENT Give way given to previous borrower (6)
Change your mind about fast (6)
23182
24699
Araucaria DUST ... and, after a 1 across, Springfield to suffer fool badly (4,8,3)
We come to it, getting up for a row (4)
23182
25050
Araucaria ORIFICE Hole for gold provided diamonds (7)
Opening for gold providing diamonds (7)
22706
25740
Araucaria NASHE Elizabethan writer from first to last beyond the pale? (5)
Poet of the sweet spring has direction about tree (5)
22706
25392
Araucaria MELANCHOLY *Fruit for dog, say (10)
Brave officer retaining vigour has blessed a 10 (26)'s subject (10)
What is 6? 2 says "fruit and veg" (10,6)
22706
23577
25296
Araucaria ORLANDO The country round follows alternative 1s (7)
25 22's golden country with love (7)
22715
25189
Araucaria OFLAG POW camp with prisoners' regulator? (5)
Prisoner's camp (5)
22715
24085
Araucaria MARDIGRAS See 24 (4)
See 16
22722
24490
Araucaria ESTELLE Pip's girl - is she from across the water? (7)
Morris — is she from Paris? (7)
22897
25938
Araucaria DEVONSHIRECREAM Cornish Eve, flighty in fancy, takes neighbour's product (10.5)
Sickly cheer over loveless Madison County elite? (10,5)
22722
24336
Araucaria LOOFAH A scrubber (John take note) (6)
Clown turning up on a high with a scrubber (6)
22722
22831
Araucaria EVEREST It was there (it was said) the day before the sabbath? (7)
High spot for woman and others (7)
22722
25866
Araucaria KICKS The excitement of the beautiful game (5)
… and others get excitement from football (5)
22722
24753
Araucaria SHRUG Don't talk to the carpet, it shows you don't care (5)
Reduce noise level with floor covering? It's all one to me (5)
Silence warmer? "Who cares?", I say (5)
Don't talk? Getting warmer: What does it matter?, I say (5)
22722
23757
23942
25546
Araucaria MARDI Feast like artists in a heavenly body (5,4)
Mess up excavation of painter before the end of 7 (5,4)
22722
24490
Araucaria TESTUDO Broken toe (including nail) on which arrows descended (7)
Tortoise makes exam turn to party (7)
22722
23445
Araucaria NATAL Lana Turner's head turned at birth (5)
Related to one's origin in South Africa (5)
22729
25045
Araucaria YORKSHIRE 17 to shirk problem in former days (9)
See 12
22729
23164
Araucaria ATRANDOM African currency comes in a little bit casually (2,6)
Without currency it's a tiny bit anyhow (2,6)
22729
24074
Araucaria SATYR Deity some see as a tyrant (5)
Day on back line for butterfly or wolf (5)
22729
23871
Araucaria TERRIER Row about slip up in the inventory (7)
Row about stray dog (7)
22729
24956
Araucaria TAINT It's not corruption (5)
Corruption? They say not (5)
22795
25405
Araucaria DRAMA See 1
Drink at a play (5)
With US lawyer about, sign for English play (5)
22740
25698
25788
Araucaria DOCTORZHIVAGO Month before last at hour 4, in derogatory Latin 1across 9 (6,7)
12 19 (here) to treat last cause of AIDS in the past (6,7)
22740
24437
Araucaria DANIELDERONDA See 20
See 4
22740
23068
Araucaria DANIEL Ulster church officer gets on in nihilistic movement in 1across 9 (6,7)
18's venerable Ulsterman getting on amid artistic nihilism (6,7)
22740
23068
Araucaria HASTE Lose no time from 25 15 (5)
Coming in with a steady speed (5)
22746
23295
Araucaria HAGGIS Dish eliciting a laugh with half 25 (6)
The man's eating a horse said to be from a sheep (6)
22746
23470
Araucaria ISABELLA Ale brewed with basil - where her tears were shed (8)
Is one of those in 13 a queen, … (8)
22746
25213
Araucaria ARTHUR A king for half a day, past and future? (6)
Half year and half day in charge of 15 (6)
22753
23793
Araucaria GLASSMENAGERIE Tennessee's detectives hold girl with silver on lake (5,9)
... good girl meeting guys at Silver Lake (5,9)
22753
24371
Araucaria INTERN Doctor put in camp? (6)
Doctor's American — don't let him out (6)
22753
24717
Araucaria ELAINE 26's knight's girl's housekeeper wanting chat (6)
The "Lily Maid" is in denial except when climbing (6)
22753
24687
Araucaria JUNIOR Glorious day for gilded youth (6)
Glorious day for 24 down? Not so important (6)
22766
25477
Araucaria CLOSURE End of the Spanish when French vicar's about (7)
Finish with remedy for the Spanish invasion (7)
22820
23278
Araucaria TREAT Negotiate for pleasure (5)
Doctor to negotiate for a party (5)
22777
23182
Araucaria TOTAL All volunteers replace one in work (5)
You need to talk - in part? The lot! (5)
Destroy nearly everything after a drink (5)
Sum given to model, one pound (5)
22777
23405
24085
25164
Araucaria ROBIN Round bird? (5)
Take in bird of 25 (5)
22777
23130
Araucaria PROSPERO Magician wins experts by love (8)
People in support through love of magician (8)
22777
25817
Araucaria EMERALD 26's colour and time would hold me (7)
Topless announcer keeps setter green (7)
22777
24914
Araucaria ONIONSKIN 9's relations reduce the weight of letters (9)
What one should know, like, from paper (9)
22777
23830
Araucaria ADDRESS Speak at home to publicise what one is wearing? (7)
See 22
Tell us, with skill, where you live (7)
22795
24621
25492
Araucaria DUKAS Composer unhappy about... about country (5)
Pathetic turn about country composer (5)
22795
23805
Araucaria LEARNER One that won't stand up is about right with a plate (7)
Student making a bob or twenty? (7)
22795
23949
Araucaria MOVIE Short life in French film? (5)
Little time to struggle in celluloid (5)
22795
23733
Araucaria NEVER Return most of my income? Certainly not! (5)
Absolute refusal comes near to defining womankind (5)
Half the HP in Arthur's queen (5)
22795
24030
24956
Araucaria AGGRANDISE To enlarge silver and a bit of gold currency is ecstasy (10)
Good with gardenias, perhaps? Want to expand? (10)
22878
25519
Araucaria DEAD Majority 13 2 22? (4)
Useless people in the Black Hills (4,4)
22806
25392
Araucaria WRETCHED The crew went sick and died in misery (8)
Miserable quarter heaved (8)
22806
25477
Araucaria ROCOCO Much decorated with gold backed by Chanel (6)
Style with ornament or otherwise with 2 2s? (6)
22806
25385
Araucaria WARMTH Anger causing strife for a month on departing (6)
Passion in fighting time's not on (6)
Affection for anger? (6)
22806
23935
25050
Araucaria WITH See 13 (4)
See 5
22806
23104
Araucaria NEWTOWN Scientist without direction, not good enough for Milton Keynes? (3,4)
Won't clue Telford, say? (3,4)
22974
23876
Araucaria ETHOS Cultural disposition gives point to little sceptic (5)
Disposition of doublet, hose, etc (5)
Spirit in the prophet Hosea (5)
22820
22878
23350
Araucaria REGARDS Looks at message of greeting (7)
Looks to finish letter (7)
22820
25687
Araucaria SOLDIER Fighting man takes second right, holding magazine (7)
Joiner grabs first one in the army (7)
Sun to depart, right, traditionally without 3 (7)
22820
23254
25422
Araucaria EMERSON The schemer's only part of the writer (7)
One off reappearance of star writer named in 26 17 across (7)
22922
25488
Araucaria BEGONE Ask a person to leave (6)
Request single 24 (6)
22850
25889
Araucaria ENGINE See 2 (6)
Motor concluding greening process (6)
22831
25488
Araucaria ESTATE Terrible tease at first part of 3 concerned with 15 (6)
See 24
A lot of houses and a car (6)
22831
23379
24235
Araucaria FOUGHT Engaged with reporter's stronghold (6)
Fragile opener should be boxed (6)
22841
25566
Araucaria BEARINGS Directions in heraldry (8)
Positional sense requiring lubrication? (8)
22841
25883
Araucaria MAIN See 8 (4)
Supplier of "light ... on land or sea"? (4)
22841
24387
Araucaria ANDROPOV Soviet leader to fall within a month (8)
Soviet leader in article to fall from perch, say? (8)
Soviet leader's article leading to sound sleep? (8)
22841
24376
24539
Araucaria PRINCEEDWARD See 23
Wessex island? (6,6)
22850
25974
Araucaria LAND See 10
Tip a pound and French girl will drop English (8)
22850
24872
Araucaria REGAIN Get back small change from the Queen in 6 (6)
Recover, say, in wet weather (6)
22850
24979
Araucaria NIGHT Brief last greeting sounds noble (5)
See 10
Not quite time in the foregoing for a 10 (26)'s subject (5)
Close time? (5)
22860
22883
23577
25974
Araucaria KEYSTROKE Oarsman on island has a go on a typewriter (9)
One go at typing crucial transactions in Peterborough (9)
22860
24085
Araucaria ARCH Chief of the Star Chamber (4)
For the record, saint's after a spanner (8)
Model spanner for 25 across (9)
22860
24703
25205
Araucaria FAUXPAS Bloomer reported by Dario and Dad? (4,3)
Message about refined parent's bloomer (4,3)
22860
23626
Araucaria QUID Money to chew? (4)
A pound of tobacco (4)
22860
23470
Araucaria RIALTO Take one voice in Venice (6)
Arabian money given to Italian market (6)
Bring money from Tehran to appropriate part of Venice (6)
22860
25205
25883
Araucaria ASHDOWN 1 across tree felled (7)
Paddy forest? (7)
22860
25405
Araucaria TITLE Press baron? (5)
Paper, sir? (5)
22878
23177
Araucaria THROUGH Where 6 across went from time to time, should he (John, the boss) want a good girl (7,3,7-5)
Passed, not by bypass (7)
22878
23615
Araucaria SHOP Talk of (but not at) work (4)
See 5
22878
25350
Araucaria FISH Footman in 5, said to be somewhat officious (4)
14, say, in brief, is hunted (4)
12 try to be complimented (4)
See 22
22878
22883
23254
23273
Araucaria FIRST No. 1 Conifer Street (5)
Here there's little time for trees ... (5)
22883
23201
Araucaria BOTANICAL Sort of gardens unfamiliar to Caliban (9)
Such gardens give trouble to Caliban (9)
22883
24264
Araucaria HYSTERIA The ray is possibly not the controlling factor (8)
This year's problem is out of control (8)
22883
25687
Araucaria MASK Man's first question: what to put on one's face? (4)
Disguise for monarch after end of season? (4)
22883
23379
Araucaria SWINGLOWCHARIOT See 4
See 21
23056
24712
Araucaria ICENI British on the rocks with Ulster? (5)
Boadicea's part in the Celtic enigma (5)
22998
23451
Araucaria ITALIAN Fixer at first backed for the National (7)
Caliph in parliament with lost leader like 11 (7)
22998
25740
Araucaria FROWARD Unreasonable French cockney 8? (7)
Perverse dispute in distant day (7)
23086
23499
Araucaria BIDET Stay for a time in the bathroom (5)
Stay for a time in the bathroom (5)
Wait for time in bathroom (5)
22897
23499
24336
Araucaria SUMUP A little music for 17? (3,2)
Have a meal, eating some muffins, and digest (3,2)
22897
25147
Araucaria THRONE 14's other seat (6)
Quality time included for the monarchy (6)
22897
23153
Araucaria TREACLE The Dormouse's well content (7)
Tree retaining a classical part, which is sticky (7)
22897
22998
Araucaria ABRIDGE A game 1 across (7)
Precis a game (7)
22897
25974
Araucaria TOLL Money for ring (4)
Ring for 28 (4)
22897
24467
Araucaria BLACKPOOL Whale keeps changing tack around the water, high spot of holiday? (9,5)
Illuminated character of 28 (9)
22922
23769
Araucaria TUMMYACHE Childish complaint of boat in loch being both unfinished (5,4)
Universal myth came about from internal problem (5,4)
22922
24030
Araucaria AINTREE One in 2 or 20, of course (7)
One among the leaves, of course (7)
22922
24012
Araucaria ROWAN Producer of red berries from Lambeth? (5)
Horse eating a quarter of a tree (5)
22922
23964
Araucaria ENDEMIC Conclusion: mice sadly may well be ineradicable (7)
Established in place at last, taking the mickey somewhat (7)
22922
24655
Araucaria JOHNGILPIN Famous trustworthy Londoner joining Phil? I must not be there, confound it (4,6)
5 across of 5 down may be nigh during ragtime man's change of heart (4,6)
22974
24054
Araucaria UNION Sore toe, not head, at wedding? (5)
What bicentenarian fought for hurt foot, not head (5)
22933
24621
Araucaria TRANSMIT St Martin about to pass on (8)
Tell the world the leader's fled, being stricken (8)
22933
25331
Araucaria PLAY See 1 across and 22
Fork out about a quid for the show (4)
Perform words and music of song on piano (4)
See 24 down
22933
23530
23738
25266
Araucaria OPERATIVE Without time to choose I have been working (9)
Worker working on musical show nearly backed another (9)
23062
24679
Araucaria SHEBEAR Ursa senior holding young shrub first (3-4)
Cupbearer in unfinished dress could be "cub-bearer" (3-4)
23249
23440
Araucaria STRANGEBUTTRUE How far can the street go with its French counterpart a laughing stock? The answer is really unexpected (7,3,4)
See 8
22963
24030
Araucaria RATIO 10 on beast can be expressed as a fraction (5)
Proportion in preparation (5)
Change sides with 10 as quotient (5)
Quotient achieved by beast and 10 (5)
Philosopher in 26 losing house to relation (5)
Part of operation kept in proportion (5)
22963
23038
23987
24089
24914
25488
Araucaria EATEN School report saying "Rusty"? (5)
School report taken in (5)
22963
23164
Araucaria NOISE ... No! is the point I'm going to make (5)
Setter coming in to investigate what made 20s 7s? (5)
Investigate about 1 - 1 down, that is (5)
Sound of organ having setter at the heart (5)
22974
23733
24324
24563
Araucaria PROCYON Star supporting ends of comedy gets on (7)
NCO half back that is a star (7)
22974
25106
Araucaria DYNAMICAL Backward boy, about first century, with a lot ... with a lot of energy (9)
Forceful young fellow holding 101 lots up (9)
22974
23177
Araucaria MANIC Chap in charge of Meryl keeping time with arrivals in group (5,6,9)
Chap in charge is wild (5)
22974
24784
Araucaria BAGATELLE Has she got French luggage? Nothing worth mentioning (9)
BG of no importance (9)
23033
24633
Araucaria NEUTER Disgust makes sodium turn to salt (6)
Non-21 description of Livingstone, say? (6)
22993
23738
Araucaria STUMM Not talking German must upset Monsieur (5)
Quiet inside with sergeant major outside (5)
22993
25291
Araucaria ECHO Repeat of the chorus (4)
Repeat of the chorus (4)
22993
24592
Araucaria INNOCENCE Pub gets round churches, maintaining direction sung by Blake (9)
Absence of responsibility for local disturbance of 101 AD (9)
22998
24007
Araucaria ELEANOR Cross lady gives English film director the gold (7)
Queen (English) to depend on gold (7)
22998
25788
Araucaria STELLARIMINGTON Lady of intelligence to sing (not with uplift) about Archer with an edge (6,9)
See 11
22998
23746
Araucaria INROADS Appreciable amounts made into entrances? (7)
Entrances made by trespassers? (7)
22998
24655
Araucaria EVERTON Merseyside Blues become green in time (7)
Scouse blues go green in time for energy supplier (7)
22998
25842
Araucaria WYCHELM Tree's parts in Restoration dramatist's film (4-3)
Why heartless half of Essex town formed a tree (4,3)
22998
25405
Araucaria LISSOME Twice this number is a number that's fairly flexible (7)
Svelte model held back by romance (7)
22998
25675
Araucaria BANANA Prevent publication of an article on fruit (6)
Fruit followed by artist with one of 7 (6)
23033
25111
Araucaria WATERLOO WWC, the final defeat (8)
*Crapper's invention (according to the myth) (8)
Final defeat with game crossing the Thames (8,6)
23033
25213
25435
Araucaria MORIARTY Polls with aesthetic tastes opposed to 9 5 (8)
See 1
23062
24674
Araucaria DEEPCUT Far-reaching reduction in military establishment (7)
Serious wound for the military establishment? (7)
Far-reaching reductions in army base (7)
23038
23429
25106
Araucaria RECUR Note on incomplete remedy will not be for the first time (5)
History is said to place the city in partial country (5)
City in partial country? Come again? (5)
23038
23201
23254
Araucaria DREAR Gloomy otologist? (5)
Otologist, in a word, is not much fun (5)
23038
23757
Araucaria DANCEATTENDANCE Wait carefully: take to the floor at 2200 hrs - again (5,10)
Wait on your toes when news is due between reels (5,10)
23038
24674
Araucaria EQUAL Uniform as in railway (5)
Just as in railroad (5)
Peer, member of the quality (5)
23038
24442
24514
Araucaria MADISON Crazy single issue president (7)
Nuclear deterrence is possible, according to the president (7)
23038
24674
Araucaria DWELL Live and die initially successfully (5)
Live having died before spring (5)
23038
24264
Araucaria DELIGHT Pleasure obtained from French fast mover (7)
Source of good food at good height gives pleasure (7)
23038
23458
Araucaria MELODIC Musical doctor - see within (7)
Musical creatures endlessly keeping benefit back (7)
23038
23219
Araucaria ACADEMIA A rebel's elevated goal, the world of learning (8)
Intended to account for a return to the ivory tower? (8)
23045
23815
Araucaria ANGLEIRON See 10
L-shaped bar in a longer form (5,4)
23045
24891
Araucaria RAMP Bump up the racket? (4)
Sheep with its tail making a racket (4)
23045
23177
Araucaria PERSONANONGRATA Deserter, first following through (unnamed) in vocal work, is unacceptable (7,3,5)
I'm not welcomed by a nameless child at a 20 centre first (7,3,5)
23045
23487
Araucaria NICOTIANA Action in a struggle with tobacco (9)
Inaction is bad for a plant (9)
23045
23615
Araucaria THAMES See 5
Swine's flesh eaten by group that's sent back flower (6)
Sam Weller's face doesn't appear with a message (6)
Flower of the morning — there are articles about it (6)
23045
24687
24831
25519
Araucaria ANGLE Original Englishman's club is L-shaped (5,4)
Old English fish (5)
23045
24174
Araucaria SWINGLOW 16 song by drinker about to gain warmth - and curse about draw first (5,3,5,7)
Society success is radiant: we portray a profusion of song (5,3,5,7)
23056
24712
Araucaria WHATSIT It's unspecified intelligence about overheads (7)
Thingamyjig has intelligence about covers (7)
23056
23416
Araucaria CIRCLE Round part of English game raised the French (6)
Not a straight line (6)
Enchantress gripping student group (6)
23056
23983
24133
Araucaria DOLPHIN Aquatic beast ran off from Churchill home (7)
Churchill ran off home with friendly swimmer (7)
Toy flipper said to belong to 15 down (7)
23056
23995
24563
Araucaria STATEOFTHEUNION Message sent to feast over 16 (if not 20) (5,2,3,5)
Fountain tee shot smashed, in the President's words (5,2,3,5)
23056
24879
Araucaria MODEM Converter's way with Frenchman? (5)
Numbers (including verses) make a connection (5)
23074
23130
Araucaria ADAMBEDE 18's first lady outside the border (4,4)
Novel lodging kept by a lady (4,4)
23068
24235
Araucaria OMEGA Times up at last (5)
Girl first after love letter (5)
23062
23780
Araucaria BLAKENEY The Norfolk Pimpernel, poet and soldier (8)
Poet and painter and soldier and rescuer from Terror (8)
23062
24442
Araucaria EDITOR You need to ride craftily to manage a title (6)
Organ manager in credit, organically (6)
23068
25519
Araucaria TELLUS Don't keep us in the dark: it's Earth (6)
Don't keep us in the dark planet (6)
23068
23206
Araucaria APHRODITE Love for other - other paid (9)
Manx primate's time todie, possibly of love (9)
23074
24460
Araucaria TIPTREE Piece of advice on genealogy in Essex (7)
Hint by old actor in Essex (7)
23074
24652
Araucaria NUDIST One exposed as lunatic around the underworld (6)
Devotee of nature creating hell among teachers (6)
Crazy fellow embracing underworld without cover? (6)
23074
25201
25571
Araucaria ENIGMA Machine with gamma for chi when deciphered (6)
... which name disclosed a machine used in war (6)
Variations in code who could possibly imagine? Not I (6)
23074
23561
25883
Araucaria RABBITER Rodent catcher who can't stop talking? (8)
I'm after creatures on minister's territory (8)
23074
24831
Araucaria MIAFARROW Actress of the extreme right and what Pussy said about it (3,6)
Actor's reversal of purpose to produce swine (3,6)
23201
24687
Araucaria MASHIE Potato that's turned to iron? (6)
22 2 makes parents hurry (6)
23086
25033
Araucaria CATBIRD Flier, predator and prey get punishment - time in prison (7)
(Predator and) prey, pack member, snatching bit off (7)
23086
24455
Araucaria ARTISTE A sitter could be a performer (7)
Performer's part is temporary part (7)
Performer's heart is tender and it shows (7)
23086
23140
25343
Araucaria SMITH See 25
The common man a forger? (5)
23086
25417
Araucaria ENSIGN 9 officer (6)
Flag officer? (6)
23086
24174
Araucaria ORNATE Far from plain talk about name (6)
Near to elaborate (6)
23104
24855
Araucaria TRIMMER I'm going to hedge (7)
I'm going to hedge (7)
One going to hedge? (7)
23104
23314
25164
Araucaria VENTRICLE Chamber separating Turkey and Luxembourg in Italian city (9)
It is in heart when little flow is uttered by cockney (9)
23104
25291
Araucaria ANIMA The soul of man, I maintain (5)
Some can imagine the soul as female (5)
Soul of American imagery (5)
23104
25033
25788
Araucaria APOLLO Godhead after a 25 (6)
God of love after an election (6)
God's ahead when it comes to love (6)
23118
25435
25729
Araucaria THEOSOPHY Blavatsky's boy and girl? (9)
Religion of the opposition with strange hoops to go through (9)
23118
25633
Araucaria NOYES Can't Alfred make up his mind? (5)
The poet can't decide (5)
23118
23649
Araucaria ROUND The canon should be shot (5)
Drinking song? (5)
23118
24563
Araucaria GARLIC Changing sides in French, being in 11 (6)
1 down object, French, with one change of side (6)
24855
25571
Araucaria RETIREE I'm no longer working on Hebridean island (7)
I've left off working on Hebridean island (7)
24812
25866
Araucaria TIMID Shy boy's instincts (5)
8's instincts are to be scared (5)
24820
24937
Araucaria AWARD Prize poster brought about considerable hostility (5)
Prize for one being protected (5)
24820
25492
Araucaria EAGLE Good shots to point — will get to 50 in time (5)
Top bird, perhaps, not top dog (5)
Bird doing well at 22 (5)
24820
24937
25033
Araucaria RACEHORSE Runner careers wildly round house (9)
Transport backed by heroes turning from much backed animal (9)
24844
25894
Araucaria VIDELICET Live edict upsetting to wit (9)
Something wrong about good food shop — time given to wit (9)
24844
25141
Araucaria MERCURY Wanderer in tube? (7)
Having fun catching copper in barometer, perhaps (7)
24844
25698
Araucaria REPORT Journalist's piece about wine (6)
News of the Bang? (6)
24848
25129
Araucaria TUXEDO Unknown person outed surprisingly by formal dress (6)
DJ produces poem with tenth note reversed (6)
24855
25189
Araucaria ELINOR … her sister's flower is coming up gold (6)
Sense personified by 5 turning to gold (6)
24860
25296
Araucaria BISHOP Encore for dance piece (6)
Man making mistake at work (6)
24860
25366
Araucaria RECESS Most of economic problem comes when parliament isn't sitting (6)
Niche for holiday? (6)
24860
25492
Araucaria DROPLET One obligated to work for hire gets very small drink (7)
Allow tenancy to lapse — it may be suspended (7)
24872
25435
Araucaria THECHICKENSHAVECOMEHOMETOROOST See 4
I'm he — teach cocks and hens to hover: me too, sadly wishing they could to avoid this 27 (3,8,4,4,4,2,5)
24872
25343
Araucaria EGGSHELL Say "good!" - she's going to China (8)
China, say, for "good girl" plates (8)
Humpty Dumpty's terrible experience in China (8)
23189
24174
24371
Araucaria STARKERS Model in island the Queen's exposed (8)
Such as 2, king and queens with nothing on (8)
23189
24745
Araucaria EDINBURGH Dine out on hot food raised in smelly old place (9)
Eat last course first and send hot food back to city (9)
23189
25633
Araucaria ETHYL Solver's in line for 26 (5)
Solver's inside line on alcohol (5)
23189
23440
Araucaria REDCARPET Welcome to Cleveland, darling! (3,6)
Welcome for Cleveland favourite? (3,6)
23201
23757
Araucaria DIDO Wasn't a performer in "The African Queen" (4)
Wasn't a performer in "The African Queen" (4)
23201
24770
Araucaria ROSE Came up with 3 and 17 (4)
See 23
23201
25883
Araucaria ELLINGTON Duke topped by Duke (9)
The Ron Duke? (9)
23201
23429
Araucaria TYPEWRITE Use keys for 40, not for seat in church liturgy (9)
Use keyboard, well worn, to conceal unknown seat (9)
23201
24471
Araucaria FREDERICK Defer changing Sam's boss's name (9)
Fire starting on haystack engulfs busted dam of European monarch (9)
23201
25492
Araucaria VIRGINIA State what could be a replacement in 10 12 9 11 (8)
State what beast sounds like whose fearfulness has been questioned (8,5)
23206
25189
Araucaria INCOG Unknown at home with tooth (5)
Fashionable firm appearing finally disguised (5)
23212
25458
Araucaria COASTLINE Incline to install oven at Land's End? (9)
Tails twisted in marker between land and sea (9)
23212
25458
Araucaria MOULD Off form? (5)
Fungal pattern (5)
23212
25291
Araucaria GALLERY See 27
Take in cookhouse on the top floor (7)
Extended passage of river in boat ... (7)
23212
23458
24490
Araucaria RICHELIEU Hercule II, revolutionary French churchman (9)
Cardinal supplied a lot of light gas in cereal for everyone (9)
23212
25201
Araucaria TIGER See 24
See 1 down
23212
25343
Araucaria INSTITUTE See 6
Set up something for women? (9)
23212
23386
Araucaria DOMINGO Tenor note in spotted tile (7)
Singer of note in cloak (7)
23224
24097
Araucaria NATURAL Wild and sure to succeed, as you would expect (7)
Obvious choice for bicentenarian as to the 1 down of 5 across (7,9)
23219
24621
Araucaria WHEEL Archetypal invention with list (5)
Revolutionary invention to raise water after 18 (5)
23219
25866
Araucaria ENTER Woodworker deprived of fish to go through ... (5)
Welcome command to do computing? (5)
23219
25067
Araucaria LINCOLN 15 president left depression in pub (7)
City shot in the theatre (7)
23219
25633
Araucaria NOTIFICANHELPIT Some notification for new unfinished hell - hell? Over my dead body! (3,2,1,3,4,2)
Statement of resistance giving advance warning - three quarters reach nearly the infernal abyss (3,2,1,3,4,2)
23224
23876
Araucaria ODEUM I leave French deity among worthies in Roman theatre (5)
Poem dubious for Roman theatre? (5)
23224
24346
Araucaria FANATIC I'm tremendously keen to dissipate fat and I can! (7)
Cooler part of house, say, for extreme enthusiast (7)
23224
25282
Araucaria RHOMBUS Royal Society eating hat? Not quite, just a lozenge (7)
Figure from disting­uished order getting brush-off outside (7)
26 for doctor during varied hours (7)
23224
25067
25546
Araucaria ERICA Heather, I call some of it (5)
Heather is wealthy in Rome (5)
Continent deprived of morning heather (5)
23224
23327
25366
Araucaria BARGAIN See 9
Return 16 down is cheap at the price (7)
23224
24914
Araucaria SARAWAK Scots out in island in Malaysia (7)
Out of Scotland in small island part of Borneo (7)
23224
23871
Araucaria TRADE Deal with wind (5)
24 to identify winds? (5)
23224
25913
Araucaria ANGERLY Ancient cross featuring heavenly being's shortened lines (7)
German student in any case has a bad-tempered old style (7)
23224
23971
Araucaria CHOIR Cathedral has one: it rates the tops (5)
They sing in church or outside one (5)
23241
25213
Araucaria OTOLOGIST First in the ENT department? I wish I could see the point (9)
I wish I could record one way I deal with listeners (9)
23241
23769
Araucaria BATTLESHIP Man of war to roll about - let this be changed (10)
Martial craft degree - split the proceeds (10)
15 — or should it be Queen? — maybe 19 (10)
23241
23405
25253
Araucaria STOCKHOLM Capital to keep at home, say (9)
Run of the mill residence, say, but capital (9)
23241
24012
Araucaria YESTERDAY Is the song history? (9)
Song of repetitious date (9)
23241
25147
Araucaria TREVISO Italian city with fountain like this (7)
Three seen in Italian city (7)
23249
24796
Araucaria SNORKEL King going in to be stertorous, having left tube (7)
King entering sound asleep left for a breather (7)
23249
23470
Araucaria NOTABIT The whole lot? Far from it (3,1,3)
Nothing or everything, stick up for it! (3,1,3)
23321
23530
Araucaria SHARDIK Princess swallowed by fish or bear (7)
Fictional bear gets fish that's eaten half dish (7)
Adams' work a tall building? Not now I know (7)
23327
25488
25961
Araucaria RHYME Verse and worse? (5)
Frost report on nursery? (5)
Frost, say, checked for 18, say (5)
23254
24455
24796
Araucaria CRAB 4 apple (4)
Fruit with pincers (4)
23254
23859
Araucaria ABOMASUM Stomach a lot that's somewhat hateful at first (8)
Nearly a lot of money, a 12 to stomach (8)
Sailor finds worthy folk a lot to stomach (8)
23254
25064
25385
Araucaria BLACK Bad mark is creditable and 3 (5)
Deficiency in Broad-casting House leads to troubles in 26 (5,5)
Credit given to 24's a disgrace (5)
23261
24550
25913
Araucaria REPARTEE Riposte with sword, retaining skill with right opening (8)
Theatrical skill slips aside with ready wit (8)
Skill in right weapon gets quick answer (8)
23284
24712
25350
Araucaria SKIER Highball on a slope? (5)
One going up in the air or along the snow (5)
23273
24376
Araucaria WITCH Astringent vapour: a number follows with about twice as many (5,5)
One of three which can be heard in 20 (5)
23273
23696
Araucaria PROMPT Supply lines with no delay (6)
Supply lines with no time wasted (6)
23273
24777
Araucaria ADONIS Fuss about wrongdoing with good looker (6)
Exemplar of beauty, a tonic when evil turns up (6)
23278
25385
Araucaria CROCUS Reptile takes American bulb (6)
American reptile first (6)
Reptile, American, not technically 1 down object (6)
23278
24831
25571
Araucaria STAMFORDBRIDGE Harold's success at Chelsea the way to early crossings (8,6)
..... Lincolnshire town game for 17 players won by 4ac (8,6)
23278
24258
Araucaria HIGHASTHEFLAGONTHEFOURTHOFJULY Lofty American style has entered eighth work with bottle (British), stealing round with housefly just half swallowed ... (4,2,3,4,2,3,6,2,4)
See 1
23278
23416
Araucaria OCHRE Source of colour from Loch Resort (5)
Remark of Scot about paint (5)
Paint, tedious work led by the heart (5)
23278
24150
24371
Araucaria NICK Cut in the constabulary? (4)
Boy possessed by time? (4)
Sibling partly leaves 22 2 in the station (4)
23397
24122
25033
Araucaria YAHOOS Swift men, apparently got up thus, love horses' food (6)
Consent of some whose reports show barbarians (6)
23284
25236
Araucaria SILVER ... No. 47, second (6)
Second half of 18? On the contrary (6)
25 pirate (6)
Pirate repeated in 2 (6)
… then pirate … (6)
23284
24089
24477
25477
25561
Araucaria COBALT No. 27, as Latvian to Lithuanian (6)
An officer on a horse shows his metal (6)
23284
24655
Araucaria ZINC No. 30 and last, limited? (4)
Last in number 30 in the table (4)
23284
25141
Araucaria GOLD ... No. 79, first, and ... (4)
First for Goliath - part with David's head (4)
First attempt at numbers (4)
Guide leader aged something like 3 or 5 (4)
First virtuous, then venerable … (4)
23284
24387
24905
25477
25561
Araucaria MOURNING The Guardian's name in China is black (8)
12 9's 3s 4: the Guardian's name's in China (8)
23284
23523
Araucaria SKITTLE Unpredictable after opening of safety pin (7)
Slow starter and touchy, I'm easily knocked down (7)
23295
23626
Araucaria INGRID The girl in the electricity supply? (6)
Girl at home with network (6)
23309
24660
Araucaria LOCK See 3
Security letting craft through? (4)
23309
23649
Araucaria OPENHEART Tell all you feel before surgery (4-5)
See 13
23309
25488
Araucaria STOP Interrupt the cricket and stay for the night (8)
Large quantities raised at station (4)
Quantities coming up — hold it! (4)
23309
25447
25609
Araucaria ROMULUS Our slum is inclined to founder (7)
Founder shows pointless to wake up around cross, pointless (7)
23309
24145
Araucaria IAMMONARCHOFALLISURVEY In keeping ammunition at a Catholic house, lapse is universal and very bad (7 23,supposedly) (1,2,7,2,3,1,6)
Ammonia used on Catholic house collapse is refined and very affected, supposedly by Selkirk (1,2,7,2,3,1,6)
23386
25620
Araucaria TIMOTHY West's turned it to a Dream part - your first? (7)
Recipient of letter: solver's to skip up first (7)
23321
24937
Araucaria COMEHOMETOROOST 1 across should do so, with disastrous consequences? (4,4,2,5)
See 4
23321
25343
Araucaria INTER West's out of season, getting put into a hole (5)
Season for topping put into the soil (5)
Nice try — it may catch the train (9)
Porter with line distorted becomes gatecrasher (10)
23321
23397
24674
24712
Araucaria LESS See 13
See 3
23321
23487
Araucaria SEDATE ... on which the home counties are composed (6)
Seated uncomfortably but not inclined to move (6)
23321
25266
Araucaria MALARIA Complaint of West Side girl about US city (7)
Complaint of girl about US city (7)
Complaint of girl about US city (7)
23321
23626
24264
Araucaria MERCANTILE Seamen worry airmen twice with energy and tender loving care (10,6)
Trading company leader opposed to be eaten by blackbird (10)
23321
24490
Araucaria KEYHOLE Surgery for the listener? (7)
Surgery that's transparent when unoccupied? (7)
23321
25385
Araucaria LIEF Preferably ... speak truth piano? (4)
Faith be dismissed, gladly (4)
23327
26427
Araucaria LASAGNA Italian strips to decline being captured by Turner (7)
Pasta as possible anag of Los Angeles? (7)
23470
25813
Araucaria MARTINA Tennis player's time in boat yard (7)
Trouble in a tram from girl, one called Betty after 9 first (7)
23327
25717
Araucaria RANCOUR No officer is reported for ill-feeling (7)
Spite is private, they say (7)
23327
24984
Araucaria THEBESTOF Pessimistic message from old city to fast-breeder reactor: it is "Hard cheese!" (3,4,2,7,4)
Ironic wish for food — eating shrub's rubbish, concealing go-slow among detectives and pupil (3,4,2,7,4)
23327
25385
Araucaria STRAW Worthless object with flaws from right to left (5)
5 down politician (5)
23350
25164
Araucaria LONG Want to be extended? (4)
Summer time, maybe June, with Roy: 12 9's in 15 (4,4,7)
23350
23523
Araucaria REMUS Take birds from twin brother or uncle (5)
Founding father's brother (ie uncle) (5)
Avuncular black man — there must be some (5)
23350
24455
25022
Araucaria BIRD Girl doing time (4)
Walk in town to bone up on direct current period (4)
23362
23805
Araucaria ESPY See English agent (4)
With telepathy you begin to observe (4)
Telepathy gets its last notice (4)
23362
24621
24777
Araucaria TREADING Time study requires putting one's foot down (8)
Stationary motion and time study? (8)
23362
23512
Araucaria MOHAWK Native American with little time to seek a buyer (6)
Native American bird under the doctor (6)
American doctor, bellicose type (6)
Native American doctor gets the bird (6)
23374
23701
25064
25949
Araucaria EXAMPLE Inconclusive appeal following test case (7)
Model used to be more than enough (7)
23374
24049
Araucaria TUTELARY As Guardian, we rather disapprove of a see without a river (8)
Protective expression of disapproval at upsetting beer on line (8)
23379
25392
Araucaria VETO Some love tokens current during Prohibition (4)
Forbid to check 22 (4)
Forbid check on love (4)
23379
23660
25326
Araucaria ATFIRST (a) - an Irishman's craving for drink, hugging female (2,5)
Initially an abstainer going round trees (2,5)
23379
24770
Araucaria RESIDUE Is hesitantly returning what's owed - this is left (7)
Have house outside university to get rest (7)
23386
24914
Araucaria SLIP Piece of paper for erratum (4)
Hot soup, gentle if possible, said 1 across (4,2,3,6)
23416
24280
Araucaria LANGUOR Weary feeling causes primate to inhale oxygen (7)
Lethargy does for love in a primate (7)
23445
25777
Araucaria FUCHSIA Flower unsuitable as present, say? (7)
Club's about turn on his awful first bloomer (7)
23487
24007
Araucaria RESTFUL Having settled fluster? (7)
Preserving one from fluster (7)
23397
23571
Araucaria COUGAR Carnivore in the middle of thought in its head (6)
15 made of 25, 26 and 27 (6)
23397
25561
Araucaria SUMMER Work of 12, the epitomist? (6)
Calculator of number in old part of Iraq (6)
"___ born great", said Malvolio, the mathematician (6)
Dumps drugs in me, disguised by lots of berries and bread (6,8)
23397
24061
25753
25949
Araucaria STAMPEDE Put foot down hard with energy and mad rush (8)
Being out of step made for an ugly rush (8)
23397
23793
Araucaria WELL Fit word to start an answer (4)
, 19 across, 8 Quite satisfied with treacle, according to the Dormouse (4,7)
Healthy source of water (4)
23397
24133
26427
Araucaria GUITAR Sailor following some guidance could be 18 (6)
Instrument protector nearly keeping it (6)
23512
23876
Araucaria RATE Value speed? (4)
See 10
23405
24133
Araucaria TULIPTREE Bad lie - putter used - big bloomer (5,4)
Bottomless bowl: covering the rim, a model magnolia (5,4)
23405
23505
Araucaria ORDER RUC man hits hard about right to put down guns (5,4)
Tell what the speaker wants? (5)
Accompaniment to 17 19 across, thrown when just with 19 across (7)
23405
24133
25949
Araucaria ABSENCE Proverbial aphrodisiac bees can produce (7)
Leo, non-starter once, becomes allegedly aphrodisiac (7)
Winner kept 2 topped with proverbial aphrodisiac (7)
23416
24563
25597
Araucaria SINK Decline to do wrong for money? (4)
Go down to wash up (4)
23416
24170
Araucaria SHUFTI Look thus, if possible (6)
Look at fellow during shuteye, say? (6)
23416
25201
Araucaria SCRUTINY Report of wage much below minimum requires investigation (8)
Report of salary — very little — demands examination (8)
23421
25312
Araucaria CANAPE Nibble has primate power? (6)
Snack has copyright? (6)
23421
25266
Araucaria TELEGRAM Message for vehicle going round Eastern part of course (8)
Walker gets right inside the wire (8)
23421
25609
Araucaria REENTER Make further inroads into Green territory (2-5)
Tenant without ecstasy to appear again (2-5)
23429
24324
Araucaria BRITISHEMPIRE See 29
See 4
23429
25205
Araucaria BRITISH Now 16 6 10's command: treat him with beer and spirit (7,6)
Dead institution, live if Irish permit revival to come in (7,6)
23429
25205
Araucaria TITAN Screw up, say, as far as we've got (5)
Great man gets money without acknowledgment (5)
God of old said to increase tension (5)
23440
23626
25866
Araucaria EASYASPIE Stop snake? That's no problem (4,2,3)
Treatment for payees is a doddle (4,2,3)
23440
25740
Araucaria SALADIN Meal at home attacked in crusade (7)
A boy in the wrong beat the crusaders (7)
23440
23649
Araucaria LISLE Yarn from Innisfree? (5)
Man, say, after end of doleful yarn (5)
Yarn from Cornwall is legendary (5)
23445
24490
24998
Araucaria SCEPTIC I doubt if an austere person would go topless and embrace the piano (7)
Poisonous to swallow carrot top? I doubt it (7)
23445
24460
Araucaria PTOLEMY See next page - setter's after the French astronomer (7)
Astronomer royal: the French setter's on the next page (7)
23451
24180
Araucaria CLARINET Pipe going a little way into the wine (8)
Pipe of wine retaining its heart (8)
23451
25248
Araucaria DAMAGES Mother's getting on with award of court (7)
Consequence of libel "Mum's getting long in the tooth"? (7)
Mother is getting on with legal compensation (7)
23458
23757
25405
Araucaria TRAFALGAR Battle time for service on much of Portuguese coast (9)
Return of Turner's last painting in which a flag is unfurled today … (9)
23458
25147
Araucaria BERIBERI Report of a couple of fruits producing disease (8)
Fruit repeatedly said to cause disease (8)
23512
25366
Araucaria HOGMANAY Swineherd's agreement to celebration (8)
Homo sapiens chasing swine, a year's beginning — and end (8)
23470
24687
Araucaria PARKINSON Leave car at home, taking issue with lawman (9)
Lawman finds gingerbread's available (9)
23470
23567
Araucaria SEETHING Observe article in a very bad temper (8)
Very angry look at article (8)
23470
24550
Araucaria ANTONYM Oppo, perhaps, of Caesar, J? (7)
Oppo of Caesar, J., or the opposite (7)
Friend of Caesar, J., or the opposite (7)
23470
24717
25645
Araucaria REFLECT What did the glass plate in part of the dining room? (7)
Think what glasses can do (7)
23571
24796
Araucaria QUINCEMARMALADE Preserve carpenter and spoil the sick man of Europe (6,9)
Preserve carpenter (in a dream) and injure French invalid (6,9)
23482
24820
Araucaria OSCAR Award for 4x4? (5)
Prize for 4x4? (5)
23482
23995
Araucaria ABOUT See 14
A fight, more or less (5)
See 5
23482
25045
25458
Araucaria BATTY Like pipistrelle nuts? (5)
Mad as a 19 (5)
23601
25343
Araucaria SPLIFF Slip out (far from very quietly) of the joint (6)
Joint meshing of lips making a lot of noise (6)
23505
24674
Araucaria GRASP Understand what's good on file (5)
Great snake suffering 'eat loss - comprehend? (5)
23571
24054
Araucaria FORWARD See 1 across
See 17
23487
23949
Araucaria FRANC Currency of stock farm has no sign of surprise (5)
Was manager in football club given money? (5)
23487
25949
Araucaria PLACE Where to go with 6 across, say (5)
Spot for catching fish? (5)
23487
25717
Araucaria IGOR I'm off with royal prince (4)
Stiffness not right for a prince? (4)
23487
25331
Araucaria PROGRESS Advance price for "The Wicked Lady" (8)
Part of Troilus accepted by lodger sometimes found in Royal Society after 8 by … (8)
23487
25477
Araucaria CONSTABLE Bobby at Tate Britain? (9)
Force painter to study horses? (9)
23882
25064
Araucaria LORDS House for 11, say (5)
House of cricket (5)
House hosting game in 14 (5)
23499
24728
25213
Araucaria NERISSA Maid of Belmont resurrected as vamp (7)
As seductive woman returned, so did her ring (7)
23499
25213
Araucaria TENDULKAR Leading 27-er packs trunk with lead (9)
Cricketer, nurse and student in this country have a right (9)
23499
23964
Araucaria ENGLAND Nut and (etymologically) acorn country (7)
Motherland is pregnant, according to 11's signal (7,7)
23499
25147
Araucaria STANDUP Be valid as comedian (5,2)
Comic to be counted? (5,2)
23499
24820
Araucaria VAUGHAN See 1
See gold on its coast: am I going to enter with female title? I've been dead half a century (7,8)
23499
24477
Araucaria WINDOWS Acquire note with points that could be 18 (7)
They shed light on computing frames (7)
23512
25925
Araucaria BLANKET Speculation about limp could be 18 (7)
Cover for audience, dash it! (7)
23512
25129
Araucaria FIELDS W.C. could be 18 (6)
15 11 with WC? (6)
23512
24699
Araucaria TENNYSON Numbers eating big apple take on prestigious contributor to the 13 (8)
Court affair broadcast continuously by writer of 28 (8)
23517
25236
Araucaria FLANERIE Swanning around for something to eat on lake (8)
Dawdling with tart by lake (8)
23517
24019
Araucaria IMITATE Ape - monkey puzzler's one - at the pictures (7)
I am first with pictures to be 25 in 15 (7)
Copy of setter's first pictures (7)
23571
24807
25147
Araucaria OSCARWILDE Writer in Old English to traumatise barbarian (5,5)
Writer of Alice with words that are extraordinary(5, 5)
Writer taking very great pains to hide being very angry (5,5)
23523
23638
25022
Araucaria MATTHEW Arnold's poem at the worst part (7)
Boy with no glossy cut (7)
23530
24514
Araucaria ROYALANDANCIENT Three boys (over one in 100) with authority over game (5,3,7)
Three boys: one in a hundred at club (5,3,7)
22 2 like Cole? (5,3,7)
23530
24717
25033
Araucaria TONGS Clothes without number are a sort of pick-me-up (5)
Gripper to clothe pole with clothes (5)
23530
25711
Araucaria INTERNATIONAL Test for doctor at island on lake (13)
Test for doctor at first on a line (13)
23607
25777
Araucaria THERETO He-otter in trouble, at that (7)
... maybe sounds like 2, at that (7)
23536
23571
Araucaria ACTION See 16
Case for stations? (6)
I enter London suburb in case of battle (6)
23536
24158
24860
Araucaria ACT Second sight? (6,6)
See 14
23536
25205
Araucaria STAGNATE Beast with a 10 inclined to suffer from immobility (8)
Don't move party when Etna erupts (8)
23561
25542
Araucaria HEAVE Guy greeting gag (5)
Pullman - greeting! (5)
23561
24371
Araucaria DESTROY I leave old date for old city ruin (7)
Eliminate your lot with exchange of constituents of iron (7)
23567
25645
Araucaria RIGHT Having outfit with new hat, sat on nail and was absolutely OK (5,2,1,6)
Fix altitude without mistake (5)
23567
24012
Araucaria LYDIA Old country girl in family dialogue (5)
Country girl with lovely diamond piece (5)
23567
25111
Araucaria WIND Success with number is a blow (4)
Go round object of sowing to be 23-ed after … (4)
Take scenic route with blower? (4)
23571
24872
25279
Araucaria LIEGE Lord or vassal, say, in romance (5)
Feudal superior for Walloons? (5)
23571
24679
Araucaria SYNONYM Big Apple for New York, my son? (7)
Something wrong with love game, say? It comes to the same thing (7)
23738
24054
Araucaria SCARCITY Shortage will traumatise the town (8)
Lack of transport in southern town (8)
23577
23964
Araucaria MONDAYCLUB Crowd engulfing Lucy and other Tories (6,4)
Balcony spattered with mud, but they are far from wet ... (6,4)
23577
24567
Araucaria CAYMAN Crocod-2? (6)
Where the 17 takes his money? (6)
23577
25561
Araucaria PLOT ... power to everyone with a piece of ground (4)
... page number for land (4)
Piece of land that has 21 down lisping (4)
Intriguing piece of ground (4)
23638
23805
23815
24960
Araucaria SALTAIRE Cross about article depicting model village (8)
Cross round a model village (8)
23589
25765
Araucaria VALENTINE Shakespearean promoter of love first transferred into plant (9)
Veronese gentleman's girlfriend? (9)
23589
24699
Araucaria SHINER Star pupil's marked surrounds (6)
What Susan had, a bright one of 9? (6)
23589
25729
Araucaria CASTER See 17
Sugar donned as home to the 11 (6)
23589
25064
Araucaria HEINOUS Or "We? No, him and me"? This is very wrong (7)
Man with a first having common sense? That’s terrible (7)
23601
25842
Araucaria SUPREME Best drink with technical unit (7)
Drink with army branch, the greatest (7)
23601
25279
Araucaria EMPEROR Monarch sets up agent in capital (7)
Possible 1 down with Roman instead of Catholic ruler (7)
23601
25805
Araucaria SUNBEAM Ray's girl holds note till morning (7)
Title on the side, which is enlightening (7)
23601
25925
Araucaria EARTH Land of the Arthurian legends (5)
Connect for safety in 13 (5)
23607
25392
Araucaria EQUUS English question American horse (5)
Transatlantic power blocs invest queen with horse (5)
23685
23810
Araucaria FIFTY L is half an option in 10 1 (5)
Variant of "Tie a dry fly" first appearing in 1958 (5-4-3)
23615
24437
Araucaria SHEEN Brilliance of Martin on stage (5)
Brilliance of man confined by some of his elders (5)
Roisin's reported radiance (5)
23615
24652
25291
Araucaria HALLOWEEN Think to follow greeting at the end of a month (9)
Everyone's in debt when there's a female around — when there's witches around! (9)
23615
25753
Araucaria NOTE A B C D F or G? (4)
A minute of music (4)
Minute piece of nanotechnology (4)
Must be A, B, C, D, F, or G then? (4)
23780
23882
24122
25566
Araucaria ASSUME Both of us fools? Take it as read (6)
Fool both of us? Suppose (6)
23626
24807
Araucaria VENUS It's nearer the sun - that's some evenings from the East (5)
Wanderer with seamen on the "Victory" in Europe? (5)
Body of little beauty after 19 (5)
23626
24844
25253
Araucaria LECTERN In church it's part of the collection, a bird (probably an eagle) (7)
Where to read Hannibal's name (7)
Hannibal's new desk (7)
23626
23780
24660
Araucaria ATALANTA Classical runner first seen in US city (8)
Fast woman as leader in state capital (8)
23638
24717
Araucaria ERNE Bird of the wilderness (4)
Bird of wilderness and loughs (4)
23638
25091
Araucaria SHIPSHAPE Narrower at the bottom and the front, perhaps, and 17 25 (9)
Tapering forwards and downwards, and blunt at the back, which is neat (9)
23638
25064
Araucaria METROPOLITANATE Top church job, making tea - optional term (15)
Line at Eastern Church job (15)
23638
25447
Araucaria TULIP Beginners for Pulitzer prize make a bloomer (5)
1 down object of French familiarity and impertinence (5)
23638
25571
Araucaria CONSPIRACY Studies a form of theft which gives ... (10)
Studies theft as 23 to account for misfortune or ... (10)
23638
23805
Araucaria WILDE See 23
See 10
23638
25022
Araucaria ROASTPORK Spooner's after the drift man, hence the crackling (5,4)
Man of drift almost around a sacred river may have apple sauce (5,4)
23649
24193
Araucaria THEATRICAL Many in the entrances left for the stage (10)
Bicentenarian's end was a century in the first test (10)
23649
24621
Araucaria AXIS A "Y" is one also (4)
A side's lost the war (4)
23649
24089
Araucaria WYVERN Monster to see shortly in Newry, possibly (6)
Shielded monster with nervy disposition (6)
23649
25117
Araucaria HOTEL Accommodation on the danger line? (5)
Accommodation in summer on railway? (5)
23649
25853
Araucaria CLEF Sign for staff of muscle formation (4)
Split, not junction, as indicator of staff (4)
23649
23859
Araucaria CHATHAM Talk food in 9 town (7)
Talk food at naval base once (7)
23649
25050
Araucaria POLO The explorer is game (4)
BG version of 10, also with water (4)
23649
24633
Araucaria CHESTERFIELD Coat with a twist could be sat on (12)
8 that was 22 23's (12)
23660
24679
Araucaria CASHMERE Money only wool? (8)
Feast for moths about tree and water (8)
23660
24170
Araucaria WORRYBEADS What people say about playing by ear as a tranquilliser (5,5)
Such as 'The Rosary' played by ear, piercing lyrics (5,5)
23793
24336
Araucaria DUSTY Not so could be an answer (5)
Miller needs second in what he should do (5)
23685
25633
Araucaria CONUNDRUM Riddle to study: what does Kofi have to beat? (9)
Sister, being into fish, takes to drink, which is puzzling (9)
23685
24753
Araucaria SPARTACUS Pole to split bill with American gladiator (9)
Persian ruler's return embraces copper as gladiator (9)
23685
25067
Araucaria NINJA Killer of man in Japan (5)
Martial artist is some man in Japan (5)
23685
23780
Araucaria IDIOT Dot what should be dotted, silly fool (5)
Dictator books fellow to 2 6 (5)
23696
23847
Araucaria DUNCAN One who seeks payment has power in 20 (6)
Boy debt collector goes to prison (6)
23696
24122
Araucaria BRIER Rose, the British Queen (5)
Dairy product, a small river going into a pipe (5)
23696
24030
Araucaria LYRIC Only rich people have the words (5)
Poetical outcry — one left (5)
23696
25645
Araucaria TOCCATA Piece of music audible to former US President (7)
Piece of one with fur in new coat (7)
23701
24796
Araucaria NATIONALTHEATRE Here's to our playwrights, changing to Athenian later (8,7)
I enter alliance with Lovelace's new girl, rendering three — which includes 27 (8,7)
23710
25045
Araucaria PLANT Growing buildings (5)
Faked evidence of factory growth (5)
23710
24820
Araucaria TURNTABLE Re-director of entertainment on board (9)
Pitched battle over container holding record (9)
23710
25106
Araucaria CHAIR Meeting runner and companion a breeze? (5)
One presiding over church music? (5)
23710
25675
Araucaria KYRIE Piece of liturgy has Minogue changing sides (5)
Neighbours' girl has complete change of heart in the mass (5)
First year in university is performing extract from Mass (5,7)
23733
23995
24937
Araucaria RAREEARTH Old show for old king (not original) from 57 to 71 in the table (4,5)
Metallic element from old show for old king shedding old city (4,5)
23733
25022
Araucaria STURGEON Way to further incite fish (8)
Way to spur progress of fish (8)
23733
25657
Araucaria INFERNAL Liner fan may be damned (8)
Broke nail grasping plant from hell (8)
Gather nuts and lichen initially from hell (8)
23733
24298
25296
Araucaria BIOSCOPE Oboe is politically correct in arrangement for the 20s (8)
One very large policeman in live cinema (8)
23733
24592
Araucaria ASHPLANT Never, never split transverse stick (8)
Stick with scheme to be in funny hats (8)
23738
24180
Araucaria OAST Oven in which one has right to cook (4)
Cooker for bread unopened (4)
23738
25141
Araucaria RALPH Boy that ran through measureless caverns (5)
A record held by right-hand man (5)
Name for Kubla Khan's sacred one? (5)
23746
23830
25488
Araucaria GRAMPUS Sea beast good with tomcat (Manx) (7)
Weighty matter for whale? (7)
23757
24310
Araucaria EXPAT Former partner, boy or girl, who is not at home (5)
Take in about 10p from one far from home (5)
23757
24085
Araucaria SPENCERTRACY See 1
West Yorkshire valley that can't lose lively actor (7,5)
23871
24703
Araucaria ERROR Slip top off - panic (5)
... 1 across, our leaderless enemy (5)
The Queen right or wrong? (5)
23769
24280
24633
Araucaria DARTS Fiddle turns up on board (5)
Board game can be played back (5)
23769
24956
Araucaria SWINDLE Southerly breeze the French do? (7)
What brings warm air to the French is a fast one (7)
23769
23987
Araucaria FLICK Picture of the king of the fuzz? (5)
Arm to cut when filming? (5,5)
23780
24030
Araucaria TREK Journey of 3 kilometres to Rome? (4)
Kilometre, last part first, is a long way (4)
23780
24122
Araucaria ASTILBE Plant for bestial characters (7)
Bestial characters make a bloomer (7)
23780
25147
Araucaria SINEDIE See 24
Little girl pursues wrongdoing till further notice (4,3)
Do wrong drug and snuff it, who knows when? (4,3)
23793
23876
24437
Araucaria THEORY Idea of man in blue (6)
It may be true blue when he gets in (6)
23805
25076
Araucaria CABALLERO Spanish gentleman takes taxi to go round in France (9)
Gentleman's vehicle has everything — nothing fails to start (9)
Horsey gent caught having a good time with Love unfinished (9)
23810
24784
25925
Araucaria REIN ... check to rule without force (4)
Check drops for the ear (4)
23815
23924
Araucaria OVERSTATE Exaggerate situation of government? (9)
Exaggerate what's no distance in Russia at a point (9)
23871
25938
Araucaria CHEERIO Ernesto at his first South American city - farewell! (7)
Parting word to encourage 10 (7)
Farewell to revolutionary meeting his end somewhere in South America (7)
23847
24049
24496
Araucaria ANNAN Scots town of international fame (5)
UN man once on Solway Firth (5)
23847
24655
Araucaria LINGUAL A gull in trouble about speech (7)
Some Irish fliers with others connected with the tongue (7)
23964
24998
Araucaria APASSAGETOINDIA Book has a bad French translation done by an idiot ... (1,7,2,5)
Novel Nato leader missing about to spend time with home help turning up (1,7,2,5)
10's work has unwise translation, an idiot's (1,7,2,5)
23859
24180
25417
Araucaria LETTUCE Cold food - pray to follow, say? (7)
Allow unions to start eating salad (7)
23859
24739
Araucaria MYOPIC Setter's film about love incapable of the long view (6)
Hardly able to see setter's film about love (6)
23859
24137
Araucaria ASTUDYINSCARLET 14's first gripper, negative element with mini-trauma? (1,5,2,7)
Novel arrangement for Cindy and us with a little shiner about (1,5,2,7)
23971
24180
Araucaria KATHARINEHEPBURN Star could be a thinker with a switched-on stream (9,7)
See 11
23871
24703
Araucaria EPSOM Letters to order of course (5)
Records to order, of course (5)
Course of salts (5)
23871
24012
24235
Araucaria AFRICAN Picture of 4 20 without 1 down 23 down of Balkis? (7,5)
Demon gripping Clive on a bender with indoor plant (7,6)
23871
25266
Araucaria STEER Guide on the ranch? (5)
Beast — make sure it goes the right way (5)
23876
24812
Araucaria SCRAM Runner Steve, run! (5)
24 s-stuff (5)
23882
25889
Araucaria LITTLEDORRIT Letters were guide to gold - go slow! (6,6)
Dickensian letters induced alternative go-slow (6,6)
23882
23935
Araucaria DORRIT See 19
See 1
23882
23935
Araucaria PANIC Fear article in film (5)
Godly fear (5)
23882
24054
Araucaria NORTHUMBERLAND Name Shakespeare hero's lost love capturing Tom and queen in place of Hotspur (14)
Nanny trainer accepts hitchhiker called Percy (14)
23924
24137
Araucaria HOLLY Girl with tree that may be hocked (5)
Something of Christmas left among the sacred (5)
23924
25422
Araucaria TROPIC Hot line? Theme's about right (6)
Hot line to subject imprisoning 2 or 15 (6)
23935
25366
Araucaria BIRMINGHAM Backbone needed by Campbell, an amateur in the city (10)
City sends meat on the bone back to Campbell (10)
23935
24089
Araucaria INDOMITABLE Home - half of it with furniture - that can't be got down (11)
Never to be beaten at home with half home and board (11)
23935
24484
Araucaria OTHO Emperor of pothooks (4)
Emperor with foothold out of crease (4)
23935
25253
Araucaria ROACH Fish for pharmaceutical firm's report (5)
Swimmer approaching centre (5)
23942
24395
Araucaria TITANIC A huge loss? (7)
Something hit it — an iceberg? (7)
23942
24717
Araucaria WALDORF Hotel in wood (German or French) (7)
Something wrong about punishment being reversed in hotel (7)
23942
25488
Araucaria IMPEACH Setter's pretty girl in charge (7)
Charge a monkey per head? (7)
23942
24097
Araucaria DORMANT Jolly worker after party having a kip (7)
Beetle having married insect is sleeping (7)
23949
25422
Araucaria DISMANTLE Take apart that famous wedding dress? (9)
Take apart ideology, apart from the left, in a poet (9)
23949
24030
Araucaria LARGESS Bounty's lost leader's gear dispersed on ship (7)
Girl swallows anger not getting a donation (7)
Generosity sees glass re-turned (7)
23949
24269
25213
Araucaria ELDERLY ... shrub with tips from laboratory getting on (7)
Getting on with tree at each end of library (7)
23949
24937
Araucaria NUNNERY Hermia was offered this or death; Ophelia chose death (7)
Holy place for Trevor who directs on English lines (7)
Trevor has queen (unknown) in place of sisters (7)
23960
24222
24460
Araucaria SYSTEMSANALYST Nasty, messy and last (possibly) operations I scrutinise (7,7)
Last nasty messy problem for adviser with computer (7,7)
23960
24514
Araucaria TITANIA I'm in the wrong place for one who painted a queen in the 14 across (7)
12 lost her page - ain't it a shame? (7)
Shakespearean 9 (part 1) who sleeps on a bank some time (rest of 9) (7)
Leaderless council crushed by aunt to the Spanish queen in the 25 (7)
23960
24395
25067
25106
Araucaria DREAM Fancy 250,000 sheets? (5)
Fancy starting again inside mummy? (5)
Fancy 250,000 sheets? (5)
Something very pleasant caused endless trauma to 21 7 (5)
23960
24085
25022
25106
Araucaria MAHONIA Obsession about house plant (7)
Constituents of water in craze for shrub (7)
23964
24660
Araucaria ACADEMY A rebel at the setter's school (7)
A rebel setter's 13 body for the new ... (7)
24085
24395
Araucaria BLUEMOON See 24
Blessing covering misguided mule is a rare occurrence (4,4)
23983
25657
Araucaria TRIPLE Breaking into rubbish fifty-three times (6)
Nonsense about 50 x 3 (6)
23983
24924
Araucaria VICTORIANA 19th century effects not applicable on line (10)
Turn round a tune, following 6th century to 19th century stuff (10)
23983
24351
Araucaria BRAND Hot type of play? (5)
Splendid Scots keep North End struggling as it was in the beginning (5,3)
23983
24979
Araucaria JUBILEE Line of blue I detected during my translation (7)
Line every 50 years? (7)
23983
25447
Araucaria ATTIRED A model fed up with wearing clothes (7)
Wearing a tie that's gone limp (7)
23987
25236
Araucaria ABSTAIN Don't do it to the first two on the mark (7)
Don't have a place for rubbish outside the station (7)
23987
25331
Araucaria REMAINDER Rest of article put in souvenir (9)
Note without a rest (9)
23987
24728
Araucaria SATISFIED Much of day is left, leaving remaining horses happy (9)
Day is provided when retiring editor has had enough (9)
23987
24937
Araucaria BRAVO Cheers for thug (5)
Well done, thug! (5)
23995
24655
Araucaria SURRENDER Insurer's right to final yield (9)
Yield tear, there being less doubt about it (9)
24007
25152
Araucaria ROSINANTE Assistant to bow before knight's horse (9)
See 15
24007
24899
Araucaria SKIPPER Boss that's been given rope (7)
Person in charge is the one with the rope (7)
Boatman 25 (7)
24007
25106
26427
Araucaria OVERTIMER Finished watch - I did more than my share (9)
Without concealment monarch identifies herself as a workaholic (9)
24012
24186
Araucaria DISINVEST Vice in its place - good guy is to withdraw backing (9)
Sell shares small boy put up, not wearing a shirt? (9)
24012
25902
Araucaria CHOLESTEROL Many lousy places, let or otherwise, will affect the blood (11)
Trainer retaining Piggott — non-starter — one doesn't want too much of this (11)
24019
24679
Araucaria NOEL Rail travel impossible for boy like 21? (4)
Boy would make cold fish (4)
24019
24122
Araucaria CALVADOS Gives birth almost without trouble, which calls for a drink (8)
One of 24 religious reformer's lost in troubles (8)
24019
25765
Araucaria EPITOMISE To sum up, English boy is into food (9)
Eastern promise — it replaces the right to sum up (9)
24030
25462
Araucaria STRANGE Believe it or not, good guy has scope for container of wine and herb (7,3,4)
Athos's clue? Which bearded soldier was 18? (7,5)
24030
24324
Araucaria ERASE Delete, about as before (5)
Abolish the Times entirely to start with (5)
Remove covering as before (5)
24030
24371
25813
Araucaria UNDER Foreign articles are not 10 (5)
A French theologian keeping ceremonial robes attacked by 3 (10)
24049
25279
Araucaria ELAPSE Fall from 12 (6)
Fall asleep? (6)
24049
24550
Araucaria CAPTAIN Killer keeps fit: 13 was a 1 down 3 one (7)
Killer devouring suitable officer (7)
24054
24991
Araucaria ADVENTURE Exploit a set containing 5 (9)
Coming to posh second match and put through the mill with climbing frame etc (9,10)
24054
25380
Araucaria UTMOST Note way crime's committed - way is extreme (6)
Greatest possible number among stout characters (6)
24061
24477
Araucaria OLIVESTONE Oil producer's hard heart - film director's heartless (5,5)
American film director losing right to part of oil producer (5,5)
24074
25435
Araucaria DREDGE Medicine man at side to clear bottom (6)
Tidy bed to get doctor on side (6)
24074
24924
Araucaria ESPIED Spotted and bicoloured after quarters (6)
Observed directions in black and white (6)
24074
24186
Araucaria AMORAL It's commonly wrong in a telegram or a letter (6)
Scent sent back by student without scruples? (6)
24074
24777
Araucaria REEVE Woman pursuing engineer officer (5)
Old magistrate about the day before (5)
24085
25462
Araucaria TOTALLY To agree with what's said in 8, another 14 is so different (7)
Without exception comes to agree (7)
24089
24437
Araucaria MIMIC Copy number from La Bohème? (5)
Bohemian girl's c-copy (5)
24158
25717
Araucaria SHIFTY Evasive throw, about 12 ins (6)
Evasive throw about 12 inches (6)
24097
25609
Araucaria SCHEMER Intriguing fellow at opening of Scottish border to monarch (7)
Machiavellian German admiral traps Bond's boss (7)
24097
24324
Araucaria ODDSON Rum to issue when expected to win (4,2)
Peculiar issue more likely than not (4,2)
24097
25949
Araucaria ECRU It hasn't been bleached, a doubtful cure (4)
English company heard to be greyish brown (4)
24109
24336
Araucaria BAND Musicians defining council tax? (4)
Report of forbidden group one can 18 (4)
24109
24539
Araucaria TERENCE Boy from centre turning East (7)
Old playwright reduced to tell when told (7)
24122
25571
Araucaria OXLIP Flower of love, a kiss for the kisser (5)
Plant love and kiss on kisser (5)
24133
24766
Araucaria CAPRI Island with corn for a 4 (5)
Island from one of the 24 … (5)
24133
25597
Araucaria TITUS Groan from one flying to America (5)
Recipient of letter from bird (American) (5)
Arch-emperor? (5)
24133
24937
25282
Araucaria SLEEPY Agent holding general is likely to go off (6)
Nodding to agent general inside (6)
24137
24984
Araucaria CASH Cents and shillings have forerunners (4)
16 when in church (4)
24137
24979
Araucaria UNWELL International spring is sick (6)
International water supply isn't healthy (6)
24145
24855
Araucaria SKINNY Pub in heaven, not for stout? (6)
Tavern in heaven not serving stout? (6)
24145
25117
Araucaria QUEENOFTHENIGHT Coloratura role for the moon (5,2,3,5)
The Moon mythologically has coloratura passages (5,2,3,5)
24145
25067
Araucaria PARTY See 9
Person privy to celebration (5)
24150
25172
Araucaria CYPRUS Island of fancy, not cooler part of old German kingdom (6)
Land of mercy, Prussian style (6)
Ancient king keeping page in island (6)
24150
24324
25531
Araucaria SHEFFIELD Attempt to muzzle Euphemia would come to the city (9)
City life with female arranged in outbuilding (9)
24161
25633
Araucaria CLEOPATRA Send parcel to a needlewoman (9)
Queen cat holding one page for the Sun (9)
24158
25788
Araucaria PLAN Map which finishes short of East Street (4)
Map one may be as thick as? (4)
24158
24667
Araucaria STIMULUS I must turn left at the Guardian's prompting (8)
Spur to suit slum characters (8)
24158
24784
Araucaria AMIGO All ready for setter's take off, chum? (5)
… friend: is it ok for me to take off? (5)
24158
25675
Araucaria CENTRALLY Little money for get-together done without devolution (9)
Little money for meeting at heart (9)
24158
25717
Araucaria LOCARNO See what's on licence plate in place of pact (7)
See what should be on plate by agreement (7)
24193
25189
Araucaria KNEESUP Keep sun off hop? (5-2)
Look into type of music arising in dance (5-2)
24180
25111
Araucaria TWOLEGGED Being so disciplined, we get gold (3-6)
Lay into old wet characters, preferably isosceles (3-6)
24161
24222
Araucaria SNOOKER Object of cocker (?) to thwart at the 20 (7)
In Peterborough there's no right for BG (7)
Gesture deriding the Queen needs six 19s (7)
24161
24633
25253
Araucaria SKIN Footwear named in swindle (4)
Covering? Having 7 I'm on guard (4)
24170
25961
Araucaria SILENT Dumb boy in post (6)
Pioneering ecological book is back, fast bound (6,6)
24170
24984
Araucaria LYRA Stars of fairly radical sort among dark materials (4)
Pullman's girl stars in family rave-up (4)
Constellation with daemon (4)
24180
24387
25343
Araucaria APOSTROPHE A sure sign that some letters are missing (10)
Frequently unwarranted intruder presenting a job for the right workman? (10)
24185
25296
Araucaria ASTERN Following us like a bird? (6)
Flower with name behind (6)
24186
25111
Araucaria IBSEN Playwright with drug - ditch posh professor and put in saint (5)
Author of 17 and (with model) of "The Railway Children's Return"? (5)
Timeless children's author upset by playwright (5)
24186
24979
25597
Araucaria SLANG Saintly archbishop, in a manner of speaking (5)
Chucked old English manner of speaking (5)
24186
25546
Araucaria DRESSER Welsh contribution to theatre? (7)
Sideboard behind the scenes? (7)
24186
24652
Araucaria WINCE Show pain when caught in drink (5)
Success for church to exhibit pain (5)
24193
24998
Araucaria INITIAL Opening letter (7)
Roman two with Latin twist to start with (7)
24193
25422
Araucaria MATTINS Heat absorber for containers needs service (7)
Non-drinker among utility providers giving service (7)
24193
25645
Araucaria RIDINGROUGHSHOD Yorkshire hooligans scuttle, ignoring all susceptibilities (6,9)
Ignoring qualms of Yorkshire hooligans on carrier? (6,9)
24222
24655
Araucaria GRAIL Holy object on German lines (5)
Good transport is a desirable objective (5)
24222
24303
Araucaria INSIGHT Visible intelligence (7)
Understanding isn't over the horizon (7)
24387
25350
Araucaria OUTLINE Sketch of partial rail strike? (7)
Parthian shot in sketch? (7)
24447
25938
Araucaria STEALING Theft from canonized studio (8)
Theft of duck in grass (8)
24235
24960
Araucaria DELTA Letter to 14 towards the end (5)
Letter at the end of Nile (5)
Mouth of the Dee? (5)
24235
25620
25711
Araucaria ROSEHIP Fruit came up before joint (7)
Fruit to make one quiet after horseplay (7)
24395
25645
Araucaria CYMBELINE Play with my number backed by live queue (9)
King of Wales, abandoning rugby, on direct path that's pointless (9)
24336
25201
Araucaria CHERRY Call about girl with heart of stone? (6)
Female in call for currency getting in by supplying drink (6,6)
24258
24592
Araucaria SHAKESPEARE Film in form by live writer (11)
Spooner has uttered: "Utter poet!" (11)
24582
24914
Araucaria STATION See 17
Boy restricts comedian to point on 12 (7)
24264
25687
Araucaria ALLBUT Very nearly a fish if I 'ad replaced plate (3,3)
To be a neighbour is about fifty-fifty - or forty-nine forty-nine? (3,3)
24264
24442
Araucaria CLAPHAMJUNCTION Support actor's union at 16's 19 17 3 (7,8)
Major House of Lords account pin revealed by busy 4 (7,8)
24264
25687
Araucaria ROAD Travelled on boat or horse, say - preferably the latter here (4)
15 11 reportedly went on river (4)
24269
24699
Araucaria DECIBEL Some noise for a month and bad-mouthing won't start (7)
Bed lice make some noise (7)
24269
25422
Araucaria ANTI Relation may be related on the other side (4)
Bad guy in book hit off when there's a fiddler about (4-4)
24280
25492
Araucaria REAP Insure a possible harvest (4)
Cut with agent keeping his head (4)
24298
24872
Araucaria PARSIFAL Zoroastrian flower in opera (8)
12's friend's holding is far off (8)
24298
24496
Araucaria ANDROCLES Part of 21's playfellow with number in parts (9)
14 of a sort with closer resolution (9)
24303
24371
Araucaria NOVEL Opposing introduction to Christmas book (5)
Romance as we've never seen it before (5)
24303
24514
Araucaria PYGMALION Playing with medical officer, playing at play (9)
Swine heard to master predator with mythical sculptor (9)
Mother cat sounds 18 across in play (9)
24303
24687
24937
Araucaria APERIENT Beast interchanged in opening (8)
Nothing over water in a favourite laxative (8)
24340
24674
Araucaria LOCUST Copper in "Missing Persons" finds destroyer (6)
Place and time can be very destructive (6)
24310
25813
Araucaria CHINA Mate for tea? (5)
Mate with great power (5)
24310
24991
Araucaria INFRARED Unusual day follows below opposite to 1 across (8)
It's invisible below lightly cooked bit of dinner (8)
24310
24496
Araucaria LOCKNUT Securing device to pass back to Danish king (7)
Pass up Harry Potter coin for extra security (7)
Most of 12 with Danish king for security (7)
24310
25076
25492
Araucaria TIPSTER Row about missing love letters from financial adviser (7)
I can tell you who will win — keep it dark — there's a row about it (7)
24324
24872
Araucaria CARE Which people not standing and staring are 18? Many are (4)
See 13
24324
25842
Araucaria THEOREM Those people comprehend nothing about the proposition (7)
There's about zero miles from what can be proved (7)
24336
24891
Araucaria ALALIA Function of traditional alias is bar to communication (6)
It leaves airline in speechless state (6)
24351
25326
Araucaria CLEMATIS Fastening for rope is squeezing top of man's beard (8)
Change of climate's needed for climber (8)
24371
25076
Araucaria WILLIAMS See 11
Playwright, prelate and ex-Chancellor before 17 with no end to a text (8)
24371
24979
Araucaria COPPER Not much change being in the force (6)
… then policeman (6)
24371
25561
Araucaria STYLE Way to get over wall, they say (5)
Way said to be problematic for lame dog (5)
24387
25645
Araucaria RINGLET Covering letter features a butterfly (7)
25 curlicue in covering letter from girl, 10, about phone permit (7)
24376
26427
Araucaria ISIS Goddess of river ... (4)
Deity has two lives (4)
Deity lives — again (4)
24382
24899
25620
Araucaria DIVES Rich man takes plunge (5)
Rich man goes down rapidly (5)
24484
25422
Araucaria APPLE Pupil mimic encompassing his ends (5)
Request to be served one of 19 down's just so story? (5-3,5)
24387
25949
Araucaria YEARN Long time no start (5)
Long time before 6 (5)
24387
24812
Araucaria YOBBO "Greetings, Blair!" (Bush) (leaders love layabout) (5)
Bad boy may develop into booby (5)
24395
24998
Araucaria POLECAT Rod, one with extra lashes, a stinker (7)
Rod plus whip — it's a beast (7)
24395
24784
Araucaria OPEN Start shooting to increase global warning? (4,4)
Not being tied, fuel producers rake in one less than 9k (4-4)
Confide one's inner feelings to surgery (4,5)
Love to write 20 that's spaced out (4)
24419
24467
25488
25949
Araucaria MADAME French lady's psyche seriously disturbed? (6)
Be mother twice over: nothing to change in 14's work (6,6)
24419
24777
Araucaria GENEVA Sort of pool as opposed to a lake (6)
Swiss Hollands (6)
24419
25542
Araucaria THUMBSCREW Torturer chucked around - what was it? - a science degree (10)
I'm not sure young scientist should be in cast — it's torture (10)
24528
25117
Araucaria BYGUM Sticky method of expostulation (2,3)
Adjuration of neighbouring tree (2,3)
24447
25913
Araucaria ELGRECO Painter and composer with a missing novelist from Italy (2,5)
Painter like Zorba? (2,5)
24447
24471
Araucaria HOTSPOT Bit of sauce in dish, 22 for danger area (3,4)
Sulphur in dish at clubbing centre (3,4)
24455
25405
Araucaria REDHEAD Revolutionary leader called Ginger? (7)
R for Rebekah (7)
24455
25422
Araucaria BULB Tulip may be lit up (4)
Light in bed? (4)
24592
24655
Araucaria TEASET Service in the afternoon to tantalise leader of troop (3,3)
Estate agent with cups and saucers (3,3)
24467
25488
Araucaria COXCOMB Foppish fellow to steer horse round mountain (7)
Conceited fool to steer the Crest (7)
24460
25164
Araucaria TELEGRAPHY Communication from party dancing with Hegel (10)
Signalling start of the poem about 8, largely (10)
24467
24745
Araucaria OTHELLO Books acknowledgment in 14 (7)
Jealous husband to return greeting (7)
Look both ways to circumvent the tragedy (7)
24582
24872
25925
Araucaria STANSTED Boy's boy in airport (8)
Second instant with boy at airport (8)
24528
24807
Araucaria RUNWAY Heartless fugitive on airfield (6)
Fugitive dropping article under aircraft? (6)
24550
25326
Araucaria NATIONAL 1, the race of the race? (8)
See 1 across
24490
24812
Araucaria OILWELL Eliminate all friction from fuel source (3,4)
Base of rig — lubricate generously (3,4)
24514
24660
Araucaria STREETCRED Public respect accorded to new setter with c-colour (6,4)
Popular acceptance of disturbed rest — and the rest embarrassed? (6,4)
24528
24712
Araucaria TIME Enemy one can 18 (4)
See 15
24539
24687
Araucaria BEAT See 7
Space patrolled and exhausted? (4)
24539
25435
Araucaria SCARED 5 down can be out of the society minded (6)
Engineer in 5 is frit (6)
24539
25902
Araucaria GOTAT About time Billy was nobbled? (3,2)
… which retains temperature when attacked (3,2)
24660
25597
Araucaria BAMBOO Begin to cheat with grass to make curtain (6)
A bomb exploding round sticky stuff (6)
24550
25961
Araucaria LOVAT Green tax - see over it (5)
Tax on part of capital suggested by one of the Greens? (5)
24550
25902
Araucaria DANUBE A point inside of French flower (6)
Boy's turn, live (6)
24550
24831
Araucaria DEADWOOD Piece of 11, useless stuff at theatre (8,5)
See 7
24550
25392
Araucaria HEGEL Dialectician providing hair fixer for men? (5)
Boy and girl with synthesiser (5)
24567
24784
Araucaria MOPE Be depressed about arrangement of 12's work (4)
Setter holding piece reaches peak (4)
24567
25326
Araucaria LIBERTY Department store wrecked by half 11 (7)
Free range item cooked by litre (7)
24567
25282
Araucaria LOITER Circle in American measure: one can do it with intent (6)
Hang about to see the Queen of Italy? (6)
24582
25842
Araucaria LUCIFER A match for Nick? (7)
Free, they say, provided Queen takes 4 (7)
A match for the devil? (7)
24582
24796
25597
Araucaria MORRIS Boy heard to dance in car (6)
Dance to get right in the polls? (6)
24582
24860
Araucaria DASH Hurry between barrels? (4)
Hurry to get on board (4)
24592
25435
Araucaria ATHENS How row starts on keyboard (6)
City as spelt? (6)
24603
24699
Araucaria ZAGREB South African bird with no tail (6)
Capital of South Africa with tailless bird (6)
24603
25925
Araucaria LONDON One from one in pride to wear with it (6)
*Left like Aberdeen with game (6,6)
24603
25213
Araucaria TONGA Amicable island game has me dropped after century (5)
Sit on gate, no location for friendly country (5)
24621
25129
Araucaria OPERATIONAL Hospital-wise 3 is go (11)
Begin (don't finish) with reason in working order (11)
24621
25620
Araucaria REALTENNIS BG's tale unfolded during rise of transgressor (4,6)
Actual number taking wrong turn in game (4,6)
24633
24812
Araucaria GOLF BG is upbeat (4)
Set of players or striker, here from days of old (4,4)
24633
25033
Araucaria JUPITER It takes a god to injure (badly) hell (7)
Wanderer, former invader, right across the front page (7)
24652
24844
Araucaria SNOW Precipitation is, for swine, about the end of it (4)
It's at the pole for the moment (4)
24687
24784
Araucaria RHINOCEROS Beast of an old number "Following that endless river, Love" (10)
9 caught between money and love (10)
24655
25343
Araucaria TONY Award for 19 (4)
Spooner's Napoleon X, now a political institution (4,4)
24667
24679
Araucaria OLIVIER First in musical house (7)
One in musical — "The Prince and the Showgirl"? (7)
24728
25045
Araucaria SEAT How one is on a horse determines the throne (4)
Constituency maybe following 18 in transport (4)
24679
25866
Araucaria BRANDNEW Refuse to go back — that's a first (5,3)
See 17
24687
24979
Araucaria NIPPY Pungent but not hot (5)
Quick at low temperature (5)
24699
24753
Araucaria STATURE Work of art about right for size (7)
Representation must include right height (7)
24699
25010
Araucaria BEEF Grouse as food (not 14) (4)
Complaint of the glade in Innisfree? (4)
24703
25717
Araucaria TITHE Bird (cock) takes small part (5)
Portion of object found in article (5)
24712
25111
Araucaria COMMONS Food for the house (7)
See 12
24728
24872
Araucaria SHEBA Bachelor girl in touch with Solomon? (5)
Realm of queen who has a degree? (5)
25067
25711
Araucaria TASSO Poet into fool? (5)
Dante's compatriot has taken to eating something like horse (5)
25067
25889
Araucaria PORKPIE False hat? (4,3)
The hat I said I'd eat? It isn't true (4,3)
24753
24937
Araucaria LAKENYASA Country in Africa left as a surround for its water (4,5)
Left country in as a former geographical feature in Africa (4,5)
24753
25164
Araucaria DEMON The spirit of my version (5)
Devil opening the show (5)
24753
25938
Araucaria VERTIGO It makes my head spin before I turn green (7)
I turn green in front of 25's work (7)
24766
25974
Araucaria SINGLET Garment of polyester not cotton? (7)
Garment with which some spell 20 (7)
24766
25645
Araucaria STET In haste to correct correction (4)
Result of test: don't change after all (4)
24766
25417
Araucaria EMMA Miss halves of 8 and 6 or 22 across 21 (4)
11's favourite novel? (4)
Austen's letter to old signaller (4)
24777
25147
25236
Araucaria DIGITAL A fool in face of modern technology? (7)
Fool in face of using fingers (7)
24879
25698
Araucaria WEIRDO Odd bod with dam at party (6)
Funny fellow finds waterfall a tonic (6)
24960
25657
Araucaria GATE Entrance money, 1 down for 2? (4)
Scandalous conclusion to entry (4)
24905
25477
Araucaria FOOT Labour leader put in 9 after 12 (9)
Measure one's bottom? (4)
Party leader once on the ball? (4)
24924
25366
25385
Araucaria BIRTHDAY P for Pinter, broadcasting John's gas with Robin (8)
Special occasion, maybe third in recess (8)
24929
25817
Araucaria LABOUR P before 1 across (6)
New is old at work (6)
24929
25159
Araucaria SPLIT Having no children touched off divorce (5)
To separate, cut outside page (5)
24937
24991
Araucaria NAKED Daughter taken off, girl following: there are the bare facts (5,5)
Moved like a serpent losing something of its shape in birthday suit (5)
24937
25392
Araucaria MONTECARLO Found by locator, men one of whom broke the bank (5,5)
Doctor on vaguely central round does a spot of speculation (5,5)
24956
25477
Araucaria FAIR Jolly good Australian misjudged if I am drunk (4,6)
Just stalls and amusements (4)
24960
25129
Araucaria IRON Club with which to 17 (4)
No 26 club? (4)
24979
25853
Araucaria LEADER First on field, left back (6)
Article on songs heard (6)
24979
25172
Araucaria BIBLE Peevishness about book? That's a good one (5)
See 6
24979
25152
Araucaria ORION Belted 1 or charged one (5)
Black circle backed by hunting stars (5)
Hunter owned by Dettori once (5)
24991
25546
25645
Araucaria CATER Provide authorised spectator for sovereign? (5)
Provide for pet corgi owner (5)
24991
25902
Araucaria INCUBUS Nightmare at home with youngster going to America (7)
Burden for young animal breaking in America (7)
24998
25633
Araucaria DETHRONE Take seat from un­manned aircraft, concealing the problem (8)
Take top job away from idle fellow in whom is the problem? (8)
25010
25961
Araucaria THIRDWORLD Bronze sphere that's developing (5,5)
Thora's pupil in promise to be developed (5,5)
25010
25189
Araucaria ERNEST Bird on street of consequence for 10 11 (6)
Queen's houseboy? (6)
25022
25111
Araucaria REDFACED Embarrassed aide-de-camp freed by mistake (3-5)
Embarrassed Spooner broke fast and went fast (3-5)
25033
25331
Araucaria VIOLA Shakespearean in the orchestra (5)
Band member dressed as a boy (5)
25201
25546
Araucaria ABASH Embarrass a party? (5)
An attempt to shame (5)
25050
25889
Araucaria RESIST Don't give in to ugly sister (6)
Stand up to the others, securing lives (6)
Among other things is "Don't comply" (6)
25111
25597
25902
Araucaria VOICE What's gripping about love is the sound (5)
Sound round gripped by gripper (5)
25291
25698
Araucaria BOTTOM Bed that had a 25 (6)
Base player playing lover of 16 down 11 in dream (6)
25106
25805
Araucaria CAMERON Premier setter embraced by Leslie (7)
Tory with some US input after 3 (7)
Photographer endlessly performing? (7)
Premier destroyer of romance (7)
25111
25729
25925
25938
Araucaria SCOTCH Spirit after 4 for sucker (6)
2 to nip in the bud? (6)
25117
25765
Araucaria BRANDY Spirit before 4 for Christmas pudding (6)
One of 24 comes by restricting currency (6)
25117
25765
Araucaria KNIGHT Man with title that can't go straight (6)
Man sees funny thing happen to 15 (6)
25117
25366
Araucaria AJAR A container with an opening (4)
More or less open for a drink (4)
25392
25894
Araucaria BOLEYN Queen Anne's good about field (6)
8, the one that was 18, was good about field (6)
25141
25462
Araucaria MERRYHELL Big trouble when played for fun underground? (5,4)
Havoc as played, alternative to 12 to please the 7? (5,4)
25159
25392
Araucaria LOST Missing conclusion to 1 down's 4s (4)
See good guy in hell? (4)
25159
25350
Araucaria TACITUS "The Quiet American" historian (7)
Roman historian's account suppressed by emperor (7)
25164
25597
Araucaria HOWARDSEND Novel conclusion of 19 10 (7,3)
10's work in D? (7,3)
25172
25417
Araucaria ARABLE Ploughed fields can, without a bit of earth (6)
Can nearly work this land? (6)
25172
25213
Araucaria LILACTIME Old musical student at start of play in Liverpool street (5,4)
Show with little reduced first part for setter (5,4)
25201
25571
Araucaria CHILD See 9
Drama of 2 etc is a doddle (6,4)
25205
25740
Araucaria LONDONBRIDGE See 18
Capital game, one removed to Arizona (6,6)
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25889
Araucaria RECITE Repeat summons to speak in public (6)
Read out form of words about the City (6)
25248
25519
Araucaria FORSTER Carer finally comes in to nurse novelist (7)
Writer in favour of canonising the Queen? (7)
25253
25417
Araucaria HOWARD Housekeeper for Norfolk? (6)
Vulgar query as to difficulty of 14 across, the one who was 18 (6)
25296
25462
Araucaria DELINEATE Draw from good food shop undiluted drug (9)
Mark out where to get the best food (unadulterated English) (9)
25326
25717
Araucaria CANOVA See 16
Preserve eggs for graceful sculptor (6)
25405
25805
Araucaria ORPEN Some portraits by writer, an artist (5)
Artist — did he use golden ink too? (5)
25458
25571
Araucaria AGOUTI A soldier keeping out a rodent (6)
12 makes a complaint on island (6)
25462
25542
Araucaria PAROLE Father's part of word (6)
Dad's part has promise (6)
25488
25817
Araucaria TREMAIN Rose to be an author and stay after time (7)
Novelist has time to stick … (7)
25492
25571
Araucaria MORALE … which infuses me with confidence (6)
24 from 12 and 18 translated their mental state (6)
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25597
Araucaria MARMOT 12 to spoil test (6)
Burrower to supply weapon in test (6)
25542
25813
Araucaria TONGUE Speaker for tonight on guest list (6)
Speaker out of orbit on guest night (6)
25542
25883
Araucaria EASTEREGG Tea's brewed before horse takes part in the rites of spring (6,3)
Seasonal food, say, including flower, say (6,3)
25546
25805
Araucaria KNOT Speed possible danger, demarcated by box (4,6)
Speed of marriage? (4)
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25894
Araucaria RIDER Jury's comment on horse (5)
Additional comment being carried (5)
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25925
Araucaria HAPLESS Unlucky to lose leader, splashes out (7)
Unfortunate way of spelling "speshal" (7)
25645
25788
Araucaria SETTER 16 in Queer Street (6)
Araucaria in Queer Street (6)
25698
25883
Araucaria GERSHWIN Musician to spread her wings? (8)
Composer of swing with her composition (8)
25753
25889
Araucaria PANDA God, lawyer and beast going by car? (5)
Father keeps intermediary that eats shoots and leaves (5)
25777
25788
Araucaria RUPERT Rugby forward, namesake of 10 and half of 1 (6)
Prince gets by when in the groove (6)
25883
25961
Audreus FLEW Dashed off a listener's complaint (4)
Hurried off to voice complaint (4)
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25068
Audreus ANIL A river almost blue (4)
Indigo gets a zero (4)
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24040
Audreus AKIMBO A Kipling character with offensive smell needs to be given elbow-room (6)
Stance adopted by a Kipling character with a problem (6)
21705
23690
Audreus EVEN Almost never returned to flat (4)
Quits flat (4)
25020
25819
Audreus AROMATIC Mac to Ira: "This could be spicy" (8)
A name-dropping sentimentalist, fragrantly distinctive (8)
22250
22466
Audreus GAUCHE Got a huge C for Clumsy (6)
Awkward, for example, upholding companion going after gold (6)
22380
25068
Audreus HUMOUR Pander to wit (6)
Greek character comes up in time to get the joke (6)
21747
22930
Audreus EYELID I heard hat serves as a protective covering (6)
If it's closed, you can't see priest you once introduced to daughter (6)
24100
25068
Audreus ERROR Her Majesty, right or wrong! (5)
English bishop takes gold? Whoops! (5)
23332
25819
Audreus SCAR Mark of small vehicle (4)
A craggy formation on the skin? (4)
23332
23371
Audreus TONGUETIED Language bound to cause difficulty in speaking (6-4)
Falling due? Get it? No, speechless with embarrassment (6-4)
22956
24100
Audreus SUBSIDENCE Settling down with advance team, getting directions to capture castle, initially (10)
Settling loans, I get spoken of as thick (10)
22956
23708
Audreus TREAT Deal with the present (5)
Contract to stand (5)
22212
23968
Audreus EVIDENT Endless eventide could be clear as daylight (7)
Fish happening to be around becomes obvious (7)
22212
23748
Audreus MIEN Look close, say (4)
Look! I go among the people (4)
22220
23708
Audreus ESTRANGE Grantees required to be set apart (8)
Bent gent's ear to cause dissension (8)
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23297
Audreus NATURE and 21,8 5 6 20's battered tea urn, devil to turn, no extra tea (6,1,5 and 4,2,6,3)
Quality of a busy tea urn (6)
23541
25722
Audreus RHEUM Cold in space, we're told (5)
It's cold in space, I'd say! (5)
23110
23708
Audreus REED See 13
Weak thing - buck up! (4)
23332
23968
Audreus NEUROSES On Tyneside, first unpicked flowers can produce nervous problems (8)
Plant raised among outstanding features causing illnesses (8)
23409
23992
Audreus AISLE Beer is in the passage (5)
A key that leads to a hitch? (5)
23371
25819
Audreus NEGLIGENT Chap following poor Nigel is forgetful (9)
Careless, but surprisingly gentle in 16 (9)
Book discovered in place of note in dressing gown - careless! (9)
23666
23748
23968
Audreus URGE Surgeon dispatching boy on impulse (4)
Impulse to say game should be turned round (4)
23708
25840
Audreus GASTRONOME Little fellow pinching roast cooked for a person of taste (10)
Person of taste of a sort uncomfortable with little fellow about (10)
23854
25068
Audreus HAND Worker with pass (4)
See 15
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25767
Audreus SHED Cast of beginners to see how everyone differs (4)
Cast of beginners to study hard, exercising daily (4)
24396
25722
Audreus ENTITLE Confer the right name (7)
Dub with style (7)
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23030
Audreus RENDITION Wretched diner gets into muddle: what a performance (9)
Close to new technology in scripture lesson, continuing the performance (9)
22466
24194
Audreus ODIN Duck noise, by god! (4)
Norse god is full of good intentions (4)
21799
24194
Audreus EGOTISM "Moi" gets construed as conceit (7)
'e made 'is millions looking out for number one (7)
21799
23297
Audreus CANOEIST Paddler on his own may be an independent type? (8)
Cat noise startled paddler (8)
21799
22250
Audreus EPERGNE Centrepiece Peregrine ordered, but not the right one (7)
Nurse is captivated by sword as centrepiece (7)
22380
24100
Audreus OREGANO Wild ass brought up to love herb (7)
It enhances the flavour of duck - a daughter of Lear would have none (7)
22872
23110
Audreus STURGEON Ship's doctor takes time to fish (8)
Bone in the doctor's fish? (8)
22140
23018
Audreus INGOT I got put out of northern bar (5)
Gold, perhaps, for leaders of industry not getting other treats (5)
22515
22872
Audreus ALIEN Foreign article contains a whopper! (5)
A man comes back a stranger (5)
22515
23854
Audreus EGLANTINE Written in elegant style: "To a Wild Rose" (9)
Rose ordered to "get in lane" (9)
22515
23371
Audreus PHOBIC Obsessed with getting little imp into photo (6)
Brownie in snap has a hang-up (6)
22515
24040
Audreus DISCOVERY Girl's fellow making tracks? So what's new? (9)
''Eureka'' record? Nothing much (9)
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23854
Audreus RECEIPT Translator keeping man on board turns in acknowledgement (7)
You have to pay before you get it (7)
22296
23968
Audreus PASTE It sticks over a point (5)
Head grasps the point: make it stick (5)
22296
23162
Audreus TORSO Roots out the trunk (5)
First of Territorial soldiers to get over large trunk (5)
22296
24100
Audreus MYRTLE Tree climbing? Have a go at climbing inside a shrub(6)
Woman will make termly adjustments (6)
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23432
Audreus THOUGH However, a lot of consideration is needed (6)
Nevertheless, it's hard being out of hospital (6)
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23409
Audreus DISEASE Peculiar seaside complaint (7)
Infection in deep waters to croak about (7)
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23818
Audreus REDECORATE Marxist city with gold goddess needs to change the colour scheme (10)
Touching last month's talk on "How to improve our surroundings" (10)
22466
23132
Audreus ELEVATED Got a rise, being promoted (8)
Delighted to defend drug against being promoted (8)
23495
24424
Audreus BEHEST Man in first with bidding (6)
Bidding with early start, he comes in on time an hour ahead (6)
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24980
Audreus AGED Having got on, agreed about having been left out (4)
Rising artist, ignoring society, matured (4)
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24064
Audreus PASTICHE Artistic jumble - surprisingly it's cheap (8)
Constable imbibing 21 down: what did you say about being a mixture? (8)
23708
25722
Audreus NIECE Relative beginners to needlework, in each case expecting (5)
22 without point is relative (5)
23228
23708
Auster RAINCOATS Castration not the first solution for what flashers usually have (9)
Castration's timeless remedy for what flashers use (9)
23920
24912
Auster ORDAIN Road detour in order? (6)
Road rerouted in order (6)
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23846
Auster THEWEDDINGMARCH The strain of church union? (3,7,5)
The strain of church union (3,7,5)
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22576
Auster LENIN The French name at home for a revolutionary leader (5)
Old leader left a number retreating (5)
* Nile flows north (5)
21911
22996
24491
Auster EXTOL The former model has nothing left to celebrate (5)
Left after the former to give praise (5)
23573
23846
Auster OWING Left unpaid, mowing man's heading off (5)
Left unpaid, mowing man's heading off (5)
23573
23846
Auster INGRID Bergman seen here? (6)
Where to write down this girl's name (6)
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23920
Auster FREEDOM Liberty, a little fraternity and even less equality on the way up (7)
Licence for ref to move on the way back (7)
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24544
Auster DEACONS Clerics left out of deal with cheats ... (7)
Clerics left out of deal with swindlers (7)
23573
23846
Auster SOLOMON A wise man thus left nothing to Scotsman (7)
A wise man thus left nothing to Scotsman (7)
23573
23846
Auster UNISON Agreement secured for Tunis only (6)
Unions at odds with "Accord"? (6)
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23846
Auster ABANDONED Left behind - a group badly done by (9)
Left behind - a group badly done by (9)
A musical group has done badly, given up completely (9)
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23846
24420
Auster SHALOM Mosha, shuffling around, left a Jewish farewell (6)
Mosha, shuffling around, left a Jewish farewell (6)
23573
23846
Auster GAUCHE Left in France? That's rather awkward (6)
Left in France? That's rather awkward! (6)
23573
23846
Auster ENDLESS Sensed trouble when left inside, never running out (7)
Sensed trouble - left inside, never running out (7)
23573
23846
Auster EMIGRATED Eastern Russian fighter admonished and left the country (9)
Eastern Russian fighter, admonished, left the country (9)
23573
23846
Auster OMITTED In dictionary, baseball glove is left out (7)
Tom's upset about the thing Edward left out (7)
23573
23846
Auster EDINBURGH Where to dine out on food served up hot (9)
Dine out, with food served up hot here (9)
23573
23846
Auster OKAPI Beast is all right and sounds happy (5)
Beast is all right - Pia isn't! (5)
22120
24211
Auster ANSWER A state about to back up result (6)
A state upset about response (6)
22302
24374
Auster ALSATIAN Transferred Australian said you are to leave the dog (8)
Australian upset after losing Rugby Union (8)
22302
23042
Auster AIRTIGHT Exhibit plastered and completely sealed (8)
Mixture of gases hazardous — could be sealed (8)
24140
24646
Auster COMMERCE Intimidate thousands in business (8)
Bully traps 2000 in traffic (8)
24140
24182
Auster TRIP Expedition ringleader in touch? (4)
One of three let off from expedition (4)
23920
24624
Auster COBRA Company to support hooded killer? (5)
Hooded killer wants company support (5)
23573
23846
Auster EYELETS Look left, then set out to find loopholes (7)
Look left, then set out to find loopholes (7)
23573
23846
Auster ENDOGAMIC Done with magic, converted and marrying within the tribe (9)
Marrying in the tribe, possibly done with magic (9)
23573
23846
Auster LEARNABLE That can be taken in, or left with the listener to catch the French (9)
That can be studied when left to get fit (9)
23573
23846
Auster SLEEPS Left inside, weeps and dozes (6)
Left inside, weeps and dozes (6)
23573
23846
Auster BLEAK Left inside, Bill is chilly (5)
Left inside, Bill is dismal (5)
23573
23846
Auster LEAVE Left one in the day before, with permission (5)
Left one in the day before with permission (5)
23573
23846
Auster CONCLUDED Swindler, getting a hundred, left foolish dude finished (9)
Study, like this puzzle, including many that are finished (9)
23573
23846
Auster DUKEDOM A penny given to the country - custom arising in duchy (7)
Old penny given here - a custom arising in duchy (7)
23573
23846
Auster ICICLE 2 i/c left half with a drippy hanger-on (6)
Chemical company about to take on the French - result of the big freeze? (6)
23573
23846
Boatman ISAY "Gosh!" = "ok" (1,3)
Gracious sigh in pig Latin (1,3)
27056
27235
Boatman SNAPSHOT In a way, it's irrelevant; Posh is insane for quick exposure (8)
Attack on goal at end of game — it's caught by photographer (8)
Picture a drunk taking a snooze: quiet, please! (8)
24911
24965
25121
Boatman DICK See 4
Little Richard didn't intend covering "Kiss" — only Number Ones (4)
25962
27301
Boatman NARROW Sped up work on boat for contract (6)
Fine pintail carried by pointer (6)
26001
26498
Boatman SUNDRY Divers use natural heat to remove water (6)
Some tabloid on showing temperance (6)
25190
27443
Boatman CORNER Investigator misses nothing in a crook (6)
Trap large bird in flight; inert, remove skin (6)
25459
27301
Boatman SARI Seance appears really inexplicable at first but, as you say, it's a fabrication! (4)
Takes a risk, being seen in a dress (4)
26129
27056
Boatman TYPE A kind face? (4)
Some 50%, you see, of what you're reading (4)
26314
26715
Boatman TEASE Make fun of a type of dance the home counties follow (5)
See 6
26242
27522
Boatman ABLE Boatman left sweetheart empowered (4)
See 22
26272
27301
Boatman TEARDROP Sign of distress in Spooner's dull head (4,4)
Go quickly on descent: evidence of regret? (8)
25260
26934
Boatman LUDO Loud explosion bags game (4)
Report of carnal love in board game (4)
25300
25624
Boatman INSOLE Nasty lesion found beneath foot (6)
Source of comfort for heel contained by fish (6)
26272
27416
Boatman LAIDUP Call back to London and put in confinement (4,2)
Clue to dial home — with a bad back? (4,2)
24626
25830
Boatman APPEAR A paper's letters are published (6)
A start at picking fruit crop up (6)
25051
25590
Boatman TENFOLD Starting to embrace a lot more (7)
Catch fish rising over home for animals less than a dozen times (7)
25190
25363
Boatman AGREE Correspond about being overwhelmed by time (5)
Allow time to take on outsiders in race (5)
24556
27056
Boatman ASIA Where most live overseas, I aim to hide away (4)
The East is held back by America's extremes? (4)
24556
25459
Boatman PLANT Design end product using machines (5)
Banana split by Monsieur Escoffier, le premier pour préparer une bombe? (5,1,4)
24556
25962
Boatman INSECT Cricket in India: an exotic scent (6)
Bug home to cover religious order (6)
24669
27324
Boatman IRON Might be in pigs' club (4)
Sarcasm not unknown as a weapon in the US (4)
27235
27485
Boatman SCAMPI Something fishy in letter from Athens, beginning with moneymaking scheme (6)
Detective on racket: "It's fishy" (6)
25051
27485
Boatman DRYRUN Rehearsal for dull series of performances (3,3)
Fix odds in Derby fraud — no trial? (6)
25145
27056
Boatman KILL Use a crafty throw — and, lo, siskin and tit now bleed (4,3,5,4,3,5)
Polish off fish food right away? (4)
26498
27416
Boatman CANAPE Container to take animal food (6)
Reject primate — that's just for starters (6)
26405
27324
Boatman PIRATE Boatman, cruel to put animal in oven dish (6)
Boatman involved in crime gets coppers annoyed (6)
26405
27182
Boatman MOLASSES It's sweet girl in some trouble (8)
Doctor gets the girls — that's sweet (8)
26785
27157
Boatman LOADED Look: dead drunk! (6)
Not even Leonardo ends well off (6)
25121
26641
Boatman IGLOO Home in north Italy? Sad if Boatman's after it (5)
Endless show of warmth: hasten round to shelter from the cold (5)
25121
26314
Boatman TOAST A drink as drunk by an under-age person (5)
Brown bread for the Queen? (5)
25121
27467
Boatman DOWN Drink lots of stuff got from the Internet (9)
Blue feathers (4)
25121
27301
Boatman MALE … could be stallion in newspaper report (4)
Produced from animal earmarked as a potential father (4)
25051
26405
Boatman EVER To decapitate, remove head always (4)
It's always found in nonsense verse (4)
25121
27098
Boatman APPEAL Charm unhealthy pal into eating vegetable (6)
Entice with an apple crumble (6)
25476
25962
Boatman BULL Here you'll get 50 cobblers (4)
Nonsense creature (4)
26715
27098
Boatman DEXTER He killed off a detective — not at all sinister (6)
Crossword fan put off taking on Times (6)
25404
26880
Boatman NEIL Boy is in denial, even (4)
Boy and sweetheart, in love (4)
25752
25871
Boatman IRONS Endless ridicule at leading store chains
Makes smooth pieces for pianist drawn from plain inspirations (5)
25516
27056
Boatman ANI Tropical cuckoo found in Africa originally, then part of the UK (3)
"Musical wasn't a hit", said one who worships soul (7)
25590
26001
Boatman EWER Vessel in foul waterway — and not the first (4)
Vessel's crew (émigrés in part, returning) (4)
24911
27056
Boatman STRAIGHT In a sense, abstract art is conventional (8)
Of course, part is in apple-pie order (8)
24911
25830
Boatman PRONOUN Perhaps they favour love among convent's staff (7)
Part of speech could have means to unite to produce manifesto (7)
24965
26524
Bonxie ENEMA Group of hygiene managers behind irrigation procedure (5)
René Magritte's behind purge (5)
24799
26004
Bonxie ENSIGN Flag some citizens ignore (6)
In America, Boatman provides flag (6)
24799
25040
Bonxie ARIA Araucaria's gold Roller going for a song (4)
Librarian stifles vocal outburst (4)
25040
27099
Bonxie HOSTA Present a flower (5)
Landlord given American plant (5)
24902
25432
Bonxie UPBEAT Cheerful if parts of mug exchanged (6)
Buoyant whale riding in front (6)
25136
25955
Bonxie RIGATONI European city — not one cooking pasta (8)
Equipment given to one into cooking Italian food (8)
25136
25732
Bonxie ROSEHIP Fruit? Have wine with it! (4,3)
Thorny fruit cut nurses tights, top to bottom (7)
25489
25822
Bonxie ROAN Horse managed to eat nothing (4)
Horse managed to cross ring (4)
25498
26791
Bonxie RESIN Leave head gardener missing plant product (5)
Synthetic compound controls essential movement of sulphur (5)
25654
26791
Bonxie TALC Crystal clear piece of mineral (4)
Mineral starts to transform and loses colour (4)
25732
26985
Bonxie TRANSIT Pop art isn't a movement (7)
Crossing property carrying poles (7)
25789
27180
Bonxie ANIMAL Looking up word for "layer": a hen, perhaps (6)
Moulting wings panic small creature (6)
26844
27180
Brendan TABLEWATER For some diners, it's still an alternative to alcohol (5,5)
The drink some diners prefer still (5,5)
24970
25564
Brendan PLAZA Square loaf mostly consumed by father (5)
Drama, mostly including extreme characters, in open area of city (5)
In open space most of drama is about extreme characters (5)
24970
25271
25797
Brendan BROUHAHA Produce beer, say, leading to laughter and commotion (8)
Excitement of captain rising around happy hour (8)
24970
25701
Brendan DELTA Low mark for big mouth (5)
Kind of wings Daedalus had initially (5)
24564
27199
Brendan MARATHON Revolutionary taking over horse - a long, long way to run (8)
In a way disturbed or hurt an athlete (8,6)
24583
25271
Brendan REGINA A party in suits, often, in Canadian city (6)
North American city's leading lady? (6)
24583
26479
Brendan DAIL Finish off Guardian, for example, in Irish house (4)
Guardian, for one, hasn't finished house in Dublin (4)
Guardian, for example, hasn't finished making house in Ireland (4)
24260
25414
26209
Brendan ANTONYMS Chap writing War and Peace, for example (8)
Old general writing 13, for example (8)
5 and 24 down, for example, in general writing (8)
24260
25655
25725
Brendan PLAY Act as beginner in party, unlike minister (4)
Perform song, with piano introduction (4)
Having set out after power, act (4)
25595
25816
27036
Brendan COLLEGE Queens, for example, on being embraced by merry monarch (7)
Pass on education, primarily, in this (7)
25307
27173
Brendan CAROL Joyful song a king needed in depression (5)
Perform seasonally in clubs, a job for actor being cut (5)
25245
26479
Brendan LOCO Engine round the bend (4)
Thomas, for example, holding clubs in card game (4)
25150
25320
Brendan RESOURCES Assets thus protected in securer arrangement (9)
Doctor cures sore, making money (9)
24804
25126
Brendan TEES Limits of Trent, or another river (4)
Piles of sand, originally, in river (4)
24804
25701
Brendan EARTH It's not altogether clear that this was an element (5)
Piece of Japanese art hanging in our home (5)
24804
24886
Brendan DATA Constructed a table in which you'll find these? (4)
Turned up only a little information (4)
24819
24832
Brendan STACCATO In old musical coming back, one of its characters played in detached manner (8)
Thus including 24 across composed in style that's not smooth (8)
24819
25886
Brendan BROKE Chap who's changed side in financial crisis? (5)
Split agreed between Britain and EU? Not half! (5)
25527
27147
Brendan RHYME Work of poet? Frost, by the sound of it (5)
What poets generally do, Keats and Yeats don't (5)
25527
26953
Brendan EPIC What's showing in some picture houses? (4)
Some impressive picture (4)
25126
25956
Brendan PLANETS Suite from flat tenants gutted (7)
Policy covering aliens and some of their homes (7)
25126
25438
Brendan OSCAR Small statue one might get from cast (5)
Academy's recognition for picture from Kokoschka, say (5)
24155
24384
Brendan GOLF Sell up and play around, so to speak (4)
Game, or its start, as heard on radio (4)
24155
26870
Brendan ECHO Acoustic problem some of the choir encountered (4)
Nymph's character as communicated on radio (4)
24155
25996
Brendan ATTIC Ultimate destination of flights from part of Greece (5)
Like part of Greece that's reachable by several flights (5)
From part of Greece, where final flight goes? (5)
24155
24832
27285
Brendan GUARDIAN Protector of child in a gun raid shot (8)
Venetian who painted over an angel? (8)
25467
26973
Brendan STARSANDSTRIPES Standard combination of top players and bands, originally 19 (5,3,7)
Standard 7, such as 8, 20, 21 down, 22 down and 23 across or 3 and 18, together with 11, 12, or 22 across, possibly (5,3,7)
25180
25429
Brendan BACH Single person, in short, who created 10 with other 24 variations (4)
Composer dear to Ivor Novello (4)
Term of endearment among Welsh musical family (4)
25361
25527
26100
Brendan UTOPIA More work coming from Martinu to pianist (6)
Most of drink I consumed in university area, ideal place (6)
25361
26898
Brendan RHINO First half of the big game (5)
Big game at home is taken in by foreign character (5)
26973
27285
Brendan DOUGH Sticky stuff for baker or cook that's disgusting! (5)
Money from party that's awful! (5)
26973
27285
Brendan EARFUL Loud blast that proved fatal for Claudius (6)
Visibly unhappy after rejecting first reprimand (6)
25150
25860
Brendan SALARY Your statement of misfortune gets a raise in pay (6)
Claim about line with ace and queen that's made by professional (6)
25150
26191
Brendan TEASER Tricky question presenting no difficulty in test paper, ultimately (6)
No difficulty in this riddle, initially? Au contraire! (6)
25150
27367
Brendan USED Exploited conclusions reached by you, as we did (4)
Part of religious education that's not new (4)
25150
26162
Brendan UNDERSEA At sea endures a submarine (8)
Endures being torpedoed by a submarine (8)
25749
26141
Brendan SEEN Tacked, for example, after turning 22 — that's understood (4)
Part of play got by audience and understood (4)
25517
25749
Brendan VALENTINO Old movie idol opposed to drink and to inn, oddly (9)
Film star getting short romantic missive with love (9)
26898
26912
Brendan LINEAR Like A or B, for example, or the shortest distance between them (6)
Vessel crossing area, following a straight course (6)
25044
25320
Brendan LETTER Character reference, for example (6)
See 17
Landlord's strict verbal interpretation (6)
24438
24521
25150
Brendan HARRISON Player selected for part of 11, one of famous group (8)
President Ford, as seen in movies (8)
24449
24451
Brendan ELEMENTS In sort of steel, workers put in iron, carbon and manganese, say (8)
Basic principles that forecaster studies (8)
24384
24597
Brendan ENTITY A separate thing, it appears, in final parts of the main event, say (6)
Being removed from parent, it yells (6)
24384
25104
Brendan RANSACK Subject to tough search, having smuggled alcohol from Canaries, say (7)
Managed to fire rifle (7)
24384
24564
Brendan SOLDIER Join, in a way, when one gets admitted in private (7)
Person serving is 24 across in terms of 1 in play (7)
24774
26008
Brendan REGAIN Take back island held by princess (6)
Get back area in African country after rising (6)
24774
25797
Brendan MARK Saint's blemish (4)
Note in outdated currency (4)
24787
26479
Brendan BASING Locating envy, say, in begrudging guy, primarily (6)
Initially establishing container, finally good (6)
24787
27199
Brendan SMELL Dispose of about 1,000, in a sense (5)
Spy chief taken in by deception, in a sense (5)
26126
26953
Brendan NEMESIS In unusual sense, I'm unbeatable opponent (7)
Divine female that hero meets at end of the 5 24 across (7)
26126
27036
Brendan HOMER Striking achievement of American flier returning to base (5)
Animated 13's all-round achievement as striker (5)
26141
26912
Brendan LION Male with pride put up new work of art (4)
Majority shareholder put up new work of art (4)
25816
26008
Brendan OUTSTRIP Excel in running, having ways to escape stumble (8)
Excel as runner, not in football gear (8)
25918
26931
Brendan LIED A number of Germans practised deception (4)
Song from European to be first in audition (4)
24832
24901
Brendan WEALTH Capital in which the law is broken (6)
Possible result of breaking the law (6)
24401
26973
Brendan HALO Inside house a lamp, primarily, provides overhead lighting (4)
Virtuous circle? (4)
24916
25970
Brendan ALSO What's more needed by prodigal son? (4)
It's available from the Royal Society and from official sources, too (4)
Fail as boy, being oddly deficient in addition (4)
24916
25701
27307
Brendan ANGLE Fish that's found between rays (5)
Perspective provided by early European immigrant (5)
24916
26912
Brendan EAST Take part in bridge as this, never meeting partner? (4)
Point ace secured in superlative finish (4)
25165
27367
Brendan BUSH World leader, so-called (4)
Travel, in a way, hard in wild terrain (4)
24930
26305
Brendan PRIZE Value force, from what we hear (5)
Laboriously extract something captured in war (5)
24930
27003
Brendan KNOW Realise obsessive political analyst is upset (4)
Experience no sound (4)
24930
25015
Brendan NOBEL Explosives expert and arms manufacturer oddly responsible for 20 31 (5)
Supporter of War and Peace (5)
24930
27003
Brendan EDEN Former PM at centre of belated enquiry (4)
Place for couple, initially, in gated enclave (4)
24930
27199
Brendan IDEA Possible withdrawal from Mideast? That's a thought (4)
Initially, is doctor elated at result of brain operation? (4)
24930
27199
Brendan BLUE Squander money in way that's sad and obscene (4)
Unhappy participant in events at university (4)
See 19 down
Sportsman needing to be cheered (4)
24930
25451
25673
26254
Brendan NOTE
Mark school put up (4)
Mark in school — 25 (4)
See 6
23821
24114
24854
26931
Brendan HEART Organ transplant hard in part of 3 (5)
Pressure around referee, initially, to give red card (5)
24005
25996
Brendan CAESAR "Brute" finished his final speech (6)
"Arrest that woman", said the emperor (6)
Kind of salad having 13, 4, 25 as 16? (6)
23875
23890
24949
Brendan RELY City with cathedral next to river bank (4)
Location of cathedral, south of river bank (4)
Cathedral site south of river bank (4)
24297
25271
27285
Brendan EMPOWERED
European politician on the left accepting nothing we authorised (9)
23821
25015
Brendan RIGHT
Examples of 19 down, 22 across, also 8 (5,3,5)
23821
25725
Brendan STERNA Behind a lot of bones found in chests (6)
Parts of skeletons found in Western Australia (6)
23788
25104
Brendan LEFT
Disappeared or remaining (4)
Set sail from port (4)
23821
24206
24804
Brendan LARGE King-size, or possibly regal (5)
Stout or beer, having moved right into centre (5)
23975
25886
Brendan AMERICAN See 11
A good one who's late is 13 across, wrote Wilde (8)
23975
25608
Brendan ANOTHER Somebody else getting nothing in articles right (7)
Not this piece for piano, therefore (7)
23975
25196
Brendan BARNES Part of our capital in farm buildings, say (6)
British composer's village on Thames (6)
23975
24901
Brendan UPASTREE Poisonous plant ruining pasture (Eastern) (4,4)
Source of poison for barbs, as repute has spread (4,4)
23975
24970
Brendan TASTE Altered state, in a sense (5)
Sampling can make sense (5)
Experience discrimination, in a sense (5)
Opening of show in gallery, in a sense (5)
24005
24155
24335
26126
Brendan CHASTISED Held back by 5, it's beaten (9)
Pure daughter is taken inside to be scolded (9)
24005
25429
Brendan MARMALADE Preserve weapon a boy found in Eastern state (9)
Preserve part of body a boy found in northeastern state (9)
24005
25015
Brendan TOMTOM Drum putting bird up (3-3)
Drum offered by male to maiden (3-3)
24005
24134
Brendan PLANES Tools for growing things with 19 (6)
Fighters, for example, seeing point in strategic efforts (6)
24031
25655
Brendan GRANT Admit king and queen, perhaps (5)
Gift from relative coming on time (5)
Present or past president (5)
24832
26305
26881
Brendan ARTHUR A king dreadfully hurt, finally (6)
A king badly hurt at the end (6)
24832
26305
Brendan EROICA Rousing stuff, timeless symphony (6)
Beethoven's work — exciting stuff that's timeless (6)
24740
25081
Brendan SATURN Auto brand succeeded with a change of direction (6)
In South America, revolutionary movement got US rocket (6)
24804
24970
Brendan AGES Carries on without leader a long time, however short (as 13) (4)
In America, doing these crosswords, ultimately grows old (4)
Times and Guardian editors selected leaders therefrom (4)
25438
25833
26008
Brendan PAUL Revere, for example, a saint (4)
Saintly fellow — friendly type with top-class input (4)
Revere as American hero that's become less appealing, we hear (4)
24692
25467
25527
Brendan POPE Fish, such as eleven named in this puzzle (4)
Religious leader as father figure, ultimately (4)
24692
26141
Brendan DOFF Remove from head office (4)
Remove from board of firm or suspend officially (4)
24692
27466
Brendan STEPHEN Male celebrated on Boxing Day, dancing with female (7)
King who has feast after Christmas? (7)
24692
26912
Brendan BURNS Is passionate — his darling resembles a 19 21 re­arranged (5)
British vessels in Scottish waters (5)
25028
26141
Brendan SISTER Family member who's kept in order? (6)
Relation between staff nurse and matron (6)
23788
23839
Brendan ASSERT State forcefully includes king in what's beneficial (6)
A part of one's hair lifted, say (6)
23788
24384
Brendan ROSEMARY One or two names for evergreen shrub (8)
Shrub grew on river in a month (8)
24090
26479
Brendan VIOLET Love it redone in extreme colour (6)
Flower girl's savage, with no end of aggression (6)
24090
25383
Brendan TORY Politician starts in this office, ends in another, say (4)
Attempt to retain old prayer in Church of England? (4)
24384
25984
Brendan NORTH Player put on top of the charts (5)
12 by 13, 5 26 down, 26 across 27, or 9 plus 31, possibly (5,3,5)
23975
25015
Brendan VERB As this, best is not very different from worst (4)
Part of speech in extremely short book (4)
24309
24901
Brendan TATE King Edward, for one, not altogether an art patron (4)
Gallery in New York, for example, unopened (4)
24297
26141
Brendan STAGER Veteran runs after coach (6)
Old actor, getting wiser over time (6)
23975
27147
Brendan JULIAN Boy's description of a sort of yearbook? (6)
One Roman emperor related to another (6)
23975
24901
Brendan ORIGIN Where axes cut roots (6)
Where axes cut, for a start (6)
24031
24916
Brendan WING Slightly injure football player (4)
Injure player on side (4)
24031
26305
Brendan ATHENS Pagans he initially abandoned in capital (6)
Subsequently put in as capital (6)
24704
25104
Brendan PALIN See 16
Right-winger in US, type that's irritating about left (5)
25196
26254
Brendan VALVE It helps with inflation as controlling device when issuing note (5)
So long screening very old television part (5)
24675
27147
Brendan AND See 17
See 17
See 17
25015
25126
25725
Brendan BRIDGE Irishwoman cut part of nose (6)
Part of 6 or 24 down for English composer (6)
25015
26191
Brendan ENDEAVOUR Effort finally revealed name of top solver on TV (9)
Contents of menu put away without a serious effort (9)
25196
26162
Brendan GARDENERS Awfully enraged queen's doomed 2, 5 and 7 trying to make 11 16 19 across (9)
Brings in to store outside modern centre — their business is growing (9)
25028
25517
Brendan ROOSEVELT Odd role votes had for president (9)
President and first lady left in resting place (9)
24216
25180
Brendan AUSTEN Writer in state capital, speaking (6)
Influence on 2 4, who produced 3 and 27 (6)
Female novelist in same state as 20, we hear (6)
Novelist finding little energy in dotty aunts (6)
24230
24901
27216
27307
Brendan PINTER Dramatist gets nothing from clue (6)
Royalty on volume for playwright of note (6)
Playwright making appearance in group interview (6)
24230
24675
24758
Brendan GATSBY Game backed by great man of American literature (6)
Animal in Highlands turned up beside Scott's hero (6)
24230
25564
Brendan AMIS Kingsley, the author, inappropriately abridged (4)
Friends of French literary father and son (4)
24230
27307
Brendan STEELE It sounds like strong material, appropriate for magazine editor (6)
Essayist and editor said to plagiarise? (6)
24230
24438
Brendan LYTTON Victorian author's only novel, about abstainer (6)
Somehow try and act honestly as biographer (6,8)
24230
24986
Brendan ROOK Do bird (4)
Bird that can't be moved on board, initially (4)
Cheat that's cornered by knight, initially (4)
25126
25335
26973
Brendan OSLO Where peace accords were reached, for some too slowly (4)
How one plays after first-half switch in this European city (4)
24704
27216
Brendan PROP Player essential in pack for power (4)
Support for revolutionary part of craft (4)
24212
24597
Brendan NOTHING
One of those sweet utterances of lovers in love (7)
23821
24114
Brendan CENTRE
Moderates numbered twelve or thirteen in fifteen (6)
Minimal change in US in relation to moderate position (6)
23821
25044
26008
Brendan DRAW Approach or pull away (4)
No-win situation, something that's decided by luck (4)
24206
26222
Brendan NUMERATE Able to figure nature out without me (8)
Able to figure out true mean, somehow (8)
24260
26176
Brendan ASIA Answer: area including south India (4)
A lot of the world leaders in assembly sense it's awful (4)
23839
26126
Brendan STEERAGE Cheap accommodation poet's always got in theatre (8)
Poet's always in coach, cheapest form of travel (8)
23839
25290
Brendan SONATA Boy attending a musical performance (6)
Boy present for a musical performance (6)
23839
26209
Brendan CRYSTALSET Early radio broadcast tactless about what links stations (7,3)
Act less, try broadcast for radio once (7,3)
24114
25180
Brendan NUTHATCH Bird included in menu that chef put together (8)
Bird seen in new kind of roof covering university (8)
23923
25245
Brendan HERO Priestess's object of worship (4)
That woman with old idol, a priestess (4)
23923
24740
Brendan SCOT Novelist said what kind of person he was (4)
Mac is small computer on trial, initially (4)
Old payment business set in stone (4)
23923
25245
25552
Brendan OMEN What became of Anne Boleyn and Catherine Howard? It's a warning (4)
For example, removed branches over soldiers (4)
Sign French author's antihero put up (4)
23923
25595
25608
Brendan HOBBES Pastimes I abandoned to become a philosopher (6)
Doing crosswords and so on? Not I — I'm a philosopher (6)
23923
25860
Brendan BEAST Animal first across threshold of ark (5)
Animal first over threshold of ark (5)
24370
24564
Brendan LIST Recognise architectural distinction in catalogue (4)
Lean over the edge (4)
Desire or inclination — that of 28, we hear, was little (4)
24017
24260
25833
Brendan PIERCE Penetrate, with rook being taken by knight, say (6)
Break through, taking rook with knight, say (6)
Bishop or knight taking rook or queen to force a way through (6)
President called Franklin bore (6)
24017
24832
25320
26479
Brendan ANDREW The saint of those who drive? (6)
A name selected at random for boy (6)
Player of 21, originally, almost a saint (6)
24017
24297
24449
Brendan ETON English-style college (4)
School from middle of fifteenth century (4)
24071
24640
Brendan PIGEON Homer, for example, speaking a mixture of languages (6)
Hog a lot of time as 23 (6)
24031
26912
Brendan GUERNSEY Cast off when finished working on this island (8)
Source of milk giving us energy when drunk (8)
24031
24288
Brendan OMAHA It's in Oklahoma, Hawaii … and Nebraska (5)
Part of tomahawk found somewhere on the Missouri (5)
25673
26026
Brendan SCOTTISH Form of Scotch some prefer, habitually drunk around clubs (8)
Author is hard to follow, like others of his ilk (8)
25595
27036
Brendan AYES Votes for Republican president, not hard-headed (4)
One or more positive responses (4)
25608
25956
Brendan CANTO Poetic section's specialised language adding nothing (5)
Piece of choral music in Anglican town (5)
Piece of poetry penned by significant other (5)
25996
27173
27466
Brendan OPERA Piano used in old-time musical entertainment (5)
Fedora is this kind of hat (5)
25290
25970
Brendan MURDER 28 collectively commit serious crime (6)
Upset some wine and spirit? Hell! (6)
25165
25290
Brendan CELTICSEA Perversely cite case about line that's between Ireland and part of UK (6,3)
Part of Atlantic that's cold, with ice least dispersed (6,3)
25180
26898
Brendan ATLAS Great weightlifter's world record? (5)
Finally cut world record? (5)
25180
27199
Brendan APIECE For each person one must include something easy (6)
One coin for each person (6)
25383
26973
Brendan TARTAR Fierce person creating problem with teeth (6)
Salts forming deposit on teeth (6)
23890
24005
Brendan HOTEL House rented, turned into temporary accommodation (5)
Stop for travellers before India, as pilot says (5)
24155
27147
Brendan ALPHA Triumphant cry, eclipsing old record top mark (5)
Kind of male found in Athens, originally (5)
Leader in Athens in initial phase (5)
Characters in old script from beginning also finish (5,3,5)
24155
24916
25383
27199
Brendan TANGO A number of South Americans fly back to Rio, finally (5)
Dance music as end of broadcast on radio (5)
24155
25608
Brendan ROASTBEEF Tradition of British consumers to criticise and complain (5,4)
Fare to be cooked over first part of Sunday? (5,4)
24155
26162
Brendan DOUBLEYOU The beginning of each 16, existing in vacuum, say (6-3)
A letter or two, so to speak (6-3)
24164
26305
Brendan AGORA Public space, circle in site of mausoleum (5)
Asian city clustered round old marketplace (5)
24005
24774
Brendan SWEET Adorable royal I spotted in dramatic location (5)
Dish eaten with spoon, darling (5)
Not dry, like 10 of 27, regardless of 1 (5)
25833
26931
26953
Brendan JURY In hearing, why are you rising after judge and accused's 20? (4)
Peers inside a box (4)
25833
26100
Brendan GREY Noble PM, between 11 and 26 (4)
Poet's pronouncement is dismal (4)
24614
25196
Brendan BLACK Polish the most valuable pot (5)
Like 8 but not 25 in one game, it follows 8 and 25 in another (5)
Jet — to get hence to 24 via 5 down, 7 etc, 18 across, 15? (5)
24614
25673
26026
Brendan SUPERDUPER Awfully rude in middle of meal? Wonderful! (5-5)
Wonderful son, unusually pure — daughter likewise (5-5)
24614
25749
Brendan RED Off colour? (3)
Like diamonds or rubies (3)
24614
25028
Brendan RUMBA Dance with drink for sailors one set up (5)
Unusual degree to which some Caribbeans dance (5)
25701
25886
Brendan ACHE Suffer thus in test for container of 8 (4)
Hurt repeatedly as part of approaches coaches used (4)
24058
24212
Brendan AGED Artist endlessly climbing over the hill (4)
Part for tragedian like King Lear (4)
Old French painter coming up short (4)
24058
24206
27216
Brendan MARTINLUTHER See 1 across
King's names for religious reformer (6,6)
24216
25219
Brendan POUND Money for one whose verse was free (5)
See 6
24071
26931
Brendan OXFORD Old president holding vote in Mississippi city (6)
Not totally orthodox for detective that embraces lost causes (6)
See 29 (6)
Its rival's sporting gear is a shade lighter (6)
25438
26162
27173
27466
Brendan THEIRISH Supposedly lucky types, fair people who never speak well of one another (Johnson) (3,5)
Supposedly lucky people seen in part of eye hospital (3,5)
25438
26222
Brendan EYES Keeps watch on stern of frigate? That's right (4)
Regards as English, indeed (4)
25918
26084
Brendan EASE No difficulty completing puzzle, kinda obvious and simple (4)
Note a sense in which centre is moderate (4)
25918
26126
Brendan EDGY Nervous? Extremely so! (4)
Nervous and at the forefront of fashion (4)
24164
27147
Brendan EUSTON Return communication about America's London station (6)
End of line for some, including setter and solver in old school (6)
24176
27216
Brendan DELIAN Caught heading north from island in the Aegean (6)
Caught returning from island in Med (6)
24176
25769
Brendan HAMLET Bad actor allowed title role (6)
Person acting badly allowed in village (6)
23875
25271
Brendan HEMINGWAY Writer represented as enigma - why? (9)
Sometime 5 13 across as strange enigma — why? (9)
24297
25608
Brendan BROKEN Like speech uttered in halting way, as no word should be (6)
Out of order, like 15 in rows and columns here (6)
25414
26870
Brendan ENIGMA Altered image about me, finally, in this puzzle (6)
Puzzle cryptically written by one finishing below (6)
25320
25361
Brendan LONDON American author who chronicled abysmal conditions in this city (6)
See 5 (6)
25320
27173
Brendan SIGN Warning evil's masking good (4)
Wrong about good omen (4)
25320
26222
Brendan CONFIDANTE Study poem returned by poet's girlfriend (10)
Trusted friend's name appearing in end of Act I, possibly (10)
24058
25493
Brendan EYEGLASS Spectacle? (8)
Visual aid as I listened to minimalist composer (8)
24198
25641
Brendan RING Produce metallic sound as band (4)
Something shaped like 22 for lover or 15 for fighter (4)
24260
25797
Brendan SCREEN Show or hide (6)
Show picture of riddle (6)
Riddle for vet (6)
Show? Yes and no (6)
24206
24597
25081
26084
Brendan ERODE Grind away, getting the answer to crossword clue, finally (5)
Gradually reduce fear, with soldier ignoring the odds (5)
25467
25984
Brendan LAWRENCE A celeb in a war for a moving picture shot by 17 6 (8,2,6)
Source of novel combination of children and partners (8)
24468
27307
Brendan OMANI Old person one identified as Arab national (5)
Arab returning very shortly (5)
24468
26008
Brendan CRETONNE Fashion centre housing old and new fabric (8)
Cotton fabric being worn, new in island (8)
24498
26497
Brendan ELECTRA Play having run in choice amphitheatre, originally (7)
Bestow artistic distinction on Greek heroine (7)
24216
25716
Brendan CARTER Maximum speed on main road limited for driver (6)
Driver's temperature taken by nurse, say (6)
24216
26305
Brendan INFORMAL Casual female making appearance in one routine (8)
During class a learner is not stiff (8)
24350
24949
Brendan ABOARD One part of deck on ship (6)
On vessel overseas with king going south (6)
24350
27307
Brendan STAIRS Flight in first airship (6)
Lots of flights contributing to worst air strikes (6)
24350
24930
Brendan REDCARDS Penalties for players, not clubs (3,5)
Punishments for serious offences getting one down, for example (3,5)
26191
26497
Brendan UNIONJACK Organised workers given raise that symbolises national merger (5,4)
Educational establishment about to raise national standard (5,4)
24102
25797
Brendan ISIS Divine female leads a double life (4)
Pair of islands in river (4)
24102
25383
Brendan FLAG Stone sink (4)
See 9
24102
24614
Brendan PAIR Piano tune as duet (4)
Three, four, or five, say — over one or two (4)
Circumference of semicircle enclosing a couple (4)
24102
25015
25044
Brendan ASCRIBED Credited as copied, using only one book (8)
Put down like overlapping sleeping places (8)
24102
25028
Brendan REDWHITEANDBLUE Standard description for 9, 25, 10 and 12 (3,5,3,4)
2 or 7, what's around 13 or 3, 4 or 25 - all standard (3,5,3,4)
24102
24498
Brendan IRENIC With anger cut short, aimed at peace (6)
Anger cut short in pursuit of peace (6)
24114
25655
Brendan KERNEL Part of ship cut by navy in centre (6)
Navy divides part of ship, in essence (6)
24986
25104
Brendan DIAMETER The writer's interrupting to stop bore (8)
I am interrupting to stop bore (8)
24986
25517
Brendan APHID Pest one introduced to a high degree (5)
Something don may have done that contains one bug (5)
25015
26162
Brendan BACALL Bachelor getting a ring for movie actress (6)
Bachelor with one diamond, say, for movie actress (6)
24468
25320
Brendan ERATO Source of poetic inspiration among liberators (5)
In opera Tosca's an inspirational female (5)
Elegist's initial reaction, oddly his inspiration? (5)
24468
25361
27147
Brendan THOMAS Modern poet with doubtful reputation (6)
Author of a play for voices, sceptical type (6)
Seeker of proof getting nothing in maths wrong (6)
24468
24758
26141
Brendan ORWELL What Blair became before spring (6)
Etonian yearbook author whose elder sibling saw everything (6)
24656
27307
Brendan DUCK See 12
Fortune initially increased tenfold, dear (4)
24656
27466
Brendan NOMADS People who are unsettled and crazy in limited numbers (6)
Signs agreement enclosing minute area for itinerants (6)
25196
26912
Brendan ALICE Girl band from town down under (5)
Girl having nibble from cake in a story (5)
25196
27216
Brendan PAGE Young male worker's mature under pressure (4)
Call for book section (4)
25196
27147
Brendan STABILISES Is a bit less wobbly (10)
Is a bit less liable to change (10)
24198
25180
Brendan LAUREL Singular honour for Hardy's partner (6)
Bait on line cast outside a bay (6)
24090
25886
Brendan CHERRY Keen to devour that woman's fruit (6)
Keen to include her fruit for pie (6)
24090
24451
Brendan PATIENCE Game one plays in satire on aesthetic movement (8)
Light musical work only one person can play (8)
Game one plays that's said to be virtuous (8)
24090
24468
25833
Brendan IRIS So-called master one set up as pupil's controller (4)
Name of girl, like Bridget without husband (4)
24090
24498
Brendan BALMORAL Frenchman's dance lesson in royal residence (8)
French dance lesson in castle (8)
24090
24901
Brendan BARSAC Apart from Spanish white wine, mostly French white wine (6)
Wine receiving top mark in pubs and clubs (6)
24058
24350
Brendan POWER Strength shown by guy in red under pressure (5)
Man imprisoned, with ruler in control (5)
24212
25996
Brendan BEST Of highest quality, or worst (4)
Worst as one part of speech, but only one (4)
24206
27147
Brendan COUP Hostile takeover company mounted (4)
Brilliant action bringing no score in competition (4)
Hostile takeover company mounted (4)
24114
24164
25081
Brendan FETA Salty cheese with fine Greek character (4)
Cheese with fine Greek character? (4)
Cheese that's fine with tea, oddly (4)
24114
24198
25196
Brendan LETTERS Hiring people of 16 (7)
Parts of all answers, some 13 across in some answers singularly found in 14 and 22 across (7)
24176
25918
Brendan TABLAS Drums of one sailor used in another's backing (6)
Pairs of drums — sailor turned up holding another (6)
24134
24901
Brendan MOZART Musical genius carries little weight in the marketplace (6)
Child prodigy reduced weight in minutes with magic (6)
24134
26100
Brendan RAVELS Composer's tangles (6)
Tangles or untangles (6)
24134
24206
Brendan DVORAK Drunken revelry's beginning with vodka for noted Czech (6)
Composer, having drunk vodka, runs inside (6)
Famous Bohemian wanting vodka, shaken or stirred? That's about right (6)
24134
24640
26100
Brendan PLANET Mars, for example, part of thematic composition (6)
Supposedly influential body putting energy into factory (6)
24134
25816
Brendan ONELINER Short crack found aboard English vessel (3-5)
Singular craft seen in short humorous piece (3-5)
24970
27307
Brendan HOLST Composer having short break before end of concert (5)
He produced astronomic score in first of tests after break (5)
24804
26100
Brendan CORNER Trap heartless public official (6)
Tree in which rook sits before moving (6)
24597
26176
Brendan AGREED A desire for wealth that's said to clinch a deal (6)
A sin that's done! (6)
24597
25320
Brendan HOPE Author of Great Expectations? (4)
Have some expectation of success in Scottish Open (4)
25886
26479
Brendan ALLOTMENT Share everything the writer put into book collections (9)
Share everything the writer found in Bible (9)
25886
27003
Brendan WISE Sage nonsensically contradicting Kipling? (4)
Royal I spotted around is showing good judgment (4)
25886
25918
Brendan DONOR Benefactor's name inscribed in entrance (5)
Benefactor's name inscribed in entrance (5)
24901
26008
Brendan ABETTER A superior assistant (7)
Assistant has something to drink — not drinking inside (7)
24901
25271
Brendan EMMA So-called heroine of 18 in work of 22 down (4)
Novel piece of theorem mathematician produced (4)
24901
27003
Brendan LEAR King Edward (4)
Humorous writer, tragic figure abused by children (4)
26931
27307
Brendan CANCAN Is able to preserve old dance (6)
Dance in French town heard repeatedly (6)
24005
25081
Brendan TITLE Playing piece, keeping time - The Emperor, for one (5)
Right for which Muhammad Ali often fought (5)
24216
26931
Brendan MOOT Hypothetical case of low temperature (4)
Unsettled, with low temperature (4)
24216
26176
Brendan CANNON Gun shot during break (6)
Gun shot, hitting two targets (6)
24005
24819
Brendan APRIL Did her arrival made Browning homesick? (5)
Best time to be 13 across, going by air? Not for Browning (5)
Girl that has first date after three months (5)
23923
25608
25701
Brendan FILLIP Charge one penny for boost (6)
Medication provided when upset is a tonic (6)
23948
25414
Brendan STOW Pack to put between opposing card players (4)
Pack to put between opposing card-players (4)
24335
25996
Brendan PLUS Applauds at regular intervals? That's a positive sign (4)
Dump all you possess, ultimately — that's a positive sign (4)
24335
25984
Brendan TESTA It's hard for a seed to finish important match with ace (5)
Shell international area (5)
24335
25517
Brendan TIMORSEA It's a more tempestuous part of the Indian Ocean (5,3)
It's a more turbulent part of the Indian Ocean (5,3)
24090
25335
Brendan SHAKESPEARE Bard pronounced tribal leader's equal (11)
Female introducing a speaker, possibly a playwright (11)
Chief's equal, it's said, as source of 14 (11)
23875
24758
26898
Brendan KINGLEAR Character with family, tragically regal (4,4)
Tragedy in which family, regal, gets destroyed (4,4)
23875
24758
Brendan CASSIO Officer protects fool, one in role of lieutenant (6)
Charlie I brought into company in part of lieutenant (6)
23875
24758
Brendan DASH Short American event in Florida show (4)
Verve shown in part of 20 (4)
25451
26162
Brendan SPONSORS Backers for event putting poles in middle of tracks (8)
Provides backing for tracks about partners holding hands (8)
25451
27216
Brendan AGITATOR A soldier and sailor going across to troublemaker (8)
It creates a stir when a reptile swallows it (8)
24451
24970
Brendan SILVER Argentine ship's cook (6)
Pirate providing what fortune-teller requires in hand (6)
25081
26222
Brendan MEAT Food cooked in different ways for team-mate (4)
Substance team-mate, before or after break, abused (4)
25081
26008
Brendan ALAS Letters regularly lost by railways, unfortunately (4)
Isolated state reduced, unfortunately (4)
25028
26953
Brendan EUCLID I clued, anagrammatically, a mathematician (6)
Silly clue I had for geometry master (6)
24521
25044
Brendan AYEAYE I repeatedly heard this nocturnal creature (3-3)
Nocturnal animal, as opposed to 22 down? (3-3)
24521
26084
Brendan COMEDOWNTOEARTH Return to reality, as the jet set ultimately must (4,4,2,5)
Topple inside foxhole and return to reality (4,4,2,5)
23763
24309
Brendan POETRY Literary form of essay by American author (6)
American who wrote essay and verse (6)
Literary work of American author on success in rugby (6)
23763
24017
24212
Brendan ORBITS Travels round the world with gold coins (6)
Gold coins used in round-the-world trips (6)
23763
24692
Brendan HEARHEAR A flightless bird in her grasp? Right on! (4,4)
Try, try again? Absolutely! (4,4)
23890
25104
Brendan BEVY Drink a lot of 16, say (4)
Behave very heartlessly in a lot of larks (4)
25165
27466
Brendan ESTONIA East Russian girl getting over time in part of former USSR (7)
Ie NATO's new country (7)
Oddly, it's a volcano — even so, I land in northern Europe (7)
24401
25015
26254
Brendan GEORGE President briefly in capital of Wyoming (6,4)
Red Cross hero that's automatically put in control? (6)
24401
24740
Brendan PATRON One able to bestow a little money on art, perhaps (6)
Two men named benefactor (6)
Financial supporter recycled no art under pressure (6)
24886
25142
27216
Brendan GIST Serving Americans, time is the essence (4)
Is replacing all within government? That makes basic sense (4)
24640
26126
Brendan TEST River that's between two countries, such as India and Pakistan (4)
A lot of pupils turned up on time for examination (4)
24640
24804
Brendan ACID It's extremely ’allucinogenic, indeed (4)
Something helpful containing cold, so-called drug (4)
24640
25673
Brendan PANACEAN Be critical about an expert supposedly solving everything (8)
Be critical about an expert able to solve everything (8)
24640
25438
Brendan MATE Friend that puts king in hopeless position (4)
Carry out final check for officer (4)
25219
26931
Brendan BISHOP Mulled wine I served in bookstore (6)
Man on board, such as one honoured as peacemaker in 1984 (6)
Specially prepared wine I found in British store (6)
24597
24720
25126
Brendan QUEEN One triumphing over knave when trick is played? (5)
Honour, or bestower of one (5)
24597
26008
Brendan SOFAS Resting places used by Francis of Assisi (5)
Some features of a sitting room (5)
24597
27367
Brendan KEYS One opens with these piano pieces, 11 and 26 (4)
Openers for Caribbean islands (4)
24614
25126
Brendan ROSES Emblems of war, 11 and 19 across - or alternatives to them (5)
See 13 across
24614
25028
Brendan INTER Put in grave situation in leaderless period of decline (5)
Put into ground, using section of main terrace (5)
24614
25196
Brendan WINE Heard complaint that's usually 19 across or 11 (4)
Graves, for example, that might be put in vault (4)
24614
25517
Brendan WHITE Kind of butterfly naturalist named (5)
A little bit European, or totally so? (5)
Why is tea endlessly combined with milk? (5)
24614
25028
26026
Brendan EDUCATED Learned of old coin in river turning up (8)
Learned gold coin in river turned up (8)
24614
25942
Brendan CHARLESTON Lively dance disheartened star of many epics (10)
Cavalier leader not retreating where Civil War started (10)
24704
25655
Brendan BORDER Book on community that shows extent of state's authority (6)
See 11
24720
25749
Brendan CRAYON Heart of fascism, material that's something writer can use (6)
Carbon material, chalk or wax used by artist (6)
24720
25150
Brendan THIRTEEN Even parts of 1984, one must add, a number regarded as ominous (8)
Strange rite in earlier time a number regarded as ominous (8)
24720
26141
Brendan WARM After peace in 1984, millions not hostile (4)
Friendly, minutes after fighting (4)
24720
25196
Brendan RADII Bones found in river two years after the Massacre of the Innocents? (5)
… under way, disposing of old bones (5)
24564
27031
Brendan BRENDAN I tear into outlaw (7)
Bishop managed to conceal object for saint (7)
For me, goal is to tuck into health food (7)
24521
24949
25467
Brendan NOMORE Lacking parts for me? Never again! (2,4)
Drama with extinct bird, mostly about having ceased to be (2,4)
25398
26254
Brendan IDIOCIES Codes I repeatedly broke, resulting in crazy actions (8)
Actions of insignificant taleteller? (8)
26100
27036
Brendan ISLE I may stand for it in part of church, say (4)
Man is one that's insulted, being oddly selective (4)
24521
25749
Brendan BRACE Bank of Scotland welcoming constant support (5)
British people giving support (5)
24774
25290
Brendan OMEGA In conclusion, returning stone set in a ring (5)
See 17
25383
27199
Brendan STAB Raised clubs in attempt to wound (4)
Reversed crazy attempt to 25 (4)
25398
25673
Brendan CHEESE 25, perhaps, may be said to make one smile (6)
Danish 8, for example, that's said to make one smile (6)
25271
25673
Brendan NOSE As we hear, the opposite of 8 — it's between them (4)
Advance cautiously, finishing in two hearts, vulnerable (4)
26084
26191
Brendan POIROT Journey north twice broken by old private eye (6)
Over and over again, interrupting journey north for detective (6)
25860
26176
Brendan RECORDING Changing program without right, not a live broadcast (9)
The spirit of double-entry bookkeeping? (9,5)
24774
25725
Brendan RECOUPS Compensates PC user, distraught about nothing (7)
Makes up score, originally composed (7)
25552
25641
Brendan COIN I do without a bit of money (4)
Make an entry that exclud­es me as alternative to note (4)
24521
24675
Brendan ELEVEN Team adding numbers before and after this (6)
High score with dice, within maximum for Romans (6)
24740
26222
Brendan SENTRY Guard's second appearance (6)
Small way in which soldier protects sleeping comrades? (6)
24740
25467
Brendan OCASEY Dramatist in old suit appearing before end of play (6)
Indication of agreement a company set up for playwright (6)
24758
26209
Brendan PINAFORE Secure article supporting English craft of musical theatre (8)
Protective garment used by chap in a forest (8)
24758
25833
Brendan STARTS Leading players seen around West End for openings (6)
Begins with supposed sources of luck — about time! (6)
24758
26222
Brendan STEIN Container for drink — physicist dropping his first one (5)
American author that can hold a lot of beer (5)
Author that can hold a lot of beer (5)
26008
27003
27216
Brendan SURFEIT Clubs, perhaps, taking bad ref to heart too much (7)
Point in what we do with the Web too much (7)
25996
27147
Brendan OLIVE This girl's in love, as it happens (5)
Vice ring back in the shade (5)
24832
26479
Brendan MAHARAJA Leading Indian opened a part of the leg area up (8)
It's a shock, a bad actor turning up as prince (8)
24886
27147
Brendan STAR Prince, for example, getting 20% in statistics and arithmetic (4)
Dramatist arranging central part for top actor (4)
25044
25271
Brendan TSAR Ruler needed for measurements, arguably (4)
Russia's leader and top player switched in first half (4)
Top player suffering reverse at first as leading man (4)
Ruler initially used in producing triangle, square and rectangle (4)
24901
25165
26953
27307
Brendan LOVE Something to declare to court, or nothing (4)
What causes global revolution? Nothing (4)
Supposed cause of global revolution, some rising (4)
24901
25493
27147
Brendan TILE Put down 15, say, as piece in game (4)
Some gambit I learned that can be used in board game (4)
25797
25970
Brendan AVOW It's a very old wicket, so declare (4)
A car carrying head of one state (4)
27285
27466
Brendan PARIS He won the heart of a beauty in romantic city (5)
… as this enemy proved in city (5)
Old prince's moveable feast, so-called (5)
25493
25716
27216
Brendan ECO Author announced what precedes foxtrot (3)
Late genius that may prefix other solutions (3)
25493
26953
Brendan SPEED Expedition from way down South, heading West (5)
Dispatch drug (5)
25493
27003
Brendan CORRECT What's right and proper in cleric or rector? (7)
Referee's first in Centre Court to check faults (7)
25552
25725
Brendan ROSE Flower got from bed (4)
What's got out of bed? (4)
Pink was revolting (4)
25749
26479
26953
Brendan FORD Go to other bank in quest of note (4)
Supporting diamonds as bridge alternative (4)
24832
26305
Brendan HOOVER Clean house no more (6)
Clean house again (6)
24832
26305
Brendan WILSON Labour leader will soon get rid of duplications (6)
Former Labour leader slow in changing (6)
24832
26305
Brendan ESPY Spot in Hautes-Pyrénées (4)
See getting regular letters from episcopacy (4)
24832
27173
Brendan VIOLIN Product of Cremona — some ravioli, namely (6)
Nothing old foursome raised for player taking bow (6)
26100
26191
Brendan BRUNEI Sultanate finally independent, earlier administered by British (6)
Land in East, namely, taken back after British period (6)
Ancient character in British island, or part of one (6)
26100
26254
26497
Brendan LEAD Start putting one's cards on the table in corrupt deal (4)
Top player thrashed when 19 15 (4)
26191
27216
Brendan SACRAMENTO Eg marriage with love in state capital (10)
Eg, marriage and love in western capital (10)
24401
27216
Brendan ANAGRAM Crib clue from Crucible, for example (7)
Opts for post, say, in an Indian city, beginning in March (7)
25467
25769
Brummie ABERDEEN Want river to flow back to the east of Lincoln city (8)
City of Lincoln? Right — need to change (8)
24200
25548
Brummie SEDGE Grass spades advantage (5)
Spades have advantage on grass (5)
26300
27204
Brummie FLAGEOLET Instrument even cracked by George Michael and Kylie finally (9)
George Orwell and Colette finally breaking even, which produces a high note (9)
23069
27240
Brummie RHAPSODIC "Bride's Vow Rejected" in C sharp - terribly moving, musically (9)
Effusive, improvised C sharp setting for Groom's Vow Rejected (9)
24023
27518
Brummie ROSSSEA Diana's taking each part of South Pacific (4,3)
Jonathan's going to each extension of the Pacific Ocean (4,3)
23642
24878
Brummie IONOSPHERE Sky region's broadcast poison in this place (10)
Sky region broadcast poison at this point (10)
23357
25025
Brummie ILLNESS Not feeling good about Humberside's misfortunes (7)
Breathes over large lens — turned cold? (7)
23357
27408
Brummie SURREAL United, king and queen stamp about — bizarre (7)
Stop circling source of Ugandan rivers — it's bizarre! (7)
27138
27462
Brummie TYPO 1 across has a role in party politics (4)
Party politics covers up blunder (4)
25061
26583
Brummie ENGLISHROSE Beauty of a certain country's language enhanced by 1 across (7,4)
Race got up — a classic beauty (7,4)
25061
25548
Brummie VIOLET See 25
Nameless wild flower (6)
25061
27462
Brummie ASTOUND Has to undergo housing shock (7)
Texas to undergo housing shock (7)
25811
27240
Brummie ILLGOTTEN Some think the Elgin Marbles were long involved with title (3-6)
Telling off about orange tank tops wrongly taken (3-6)
25735
27432
Brummie HASSLE Trouble when Hardy grabs "smalls" (6)
Nuisance Hardy appropriates pair of shorts (6)
25735
27450
Brummie LAPSE Run out, legs extended by a quarter (5)
Legs before energy gets to run out (5)
24293
26984
Brummie EGAD Say nowadays, 'Gosh!' (4)
Oath finally made, go in search of pleasure (4)
24293
27278
Brummie BLACK One wouldn't be pleased to give them Jet Air South (5,5)
Very gloomy game opponent (5)
Grimly funny champion (outside left) (5)
24878
26145
27114
Brummie DEBONAIR Sophisticated, emergent girl broadcasting (8)
Jaunty, emergent person broadcasting (8)
24878
25811
Brummie EXACTLY Just once, do put one out! (7)
Just once, start to tease in lacy creation! (7)
24878
25184
Brummie EGOMANIAC Being obsessed with self, say nothing about murderer, keeping mum (9)
Try to lance anaemic wound, being totally self-obsessed (9)
25500
27050
Brummie MONARCH Butterfly, middle of tummy, activated by cunning (7)
Working to break demo ruler (7)
25500
26392
Brummie BYRD Old composer's chat, say, on the radio (4)
Old composer's lark given voice? (4)
25548
27475
Brummie FIDDLE Tinker's days standing in line (6)
Religious academic stands in line to bow and scrape (6)
26282
26638
Brummie IHRAM Hair woven on masculine religious garment (5)
After short time, one gets into one's pilgrim garment (5)
26282
27068
Brummie GOOD Gigolo Don's dancing around all right, which is fair (4-7)
Worthy attempt to use too much (4)
25583
27488
Brummie SPARK Flash author (5)
The author's flash of brilliance? (5)
23662
25771
Brummie TORSO Depersonalised statue of god thus lacking height (5)
Approximately to the right of top of tree trunk (5)
23679
27114
Brummie COWER "Rustle" Crowe (cringe!) (5)
Daisy, the US TV series shrink? (5)
I say restricting crossword setters is to display fear! (5)
23679
24862
27432
Brummie BRIOCHE "Roll Over Beethoven", initially improvised with Erich (7)
I've run out of patience stuffing cheese roll (7)
23679
27240
Brummie VERITY Woman gets so protective of sex (6)
Reality truly overwhelms sex (6)
23896
27408
Brummie RETYPE Put in another class to correct a text message? (6)
Put in another class? Correct (6)
23896
27540
Brummie UNSOLEMN Frivolous Greek character knocked back fish pieces (not filling) (8)
With sun out, melon burst (not serious!) (8)
23896
25426
Brummie INFAMY Having little intelligence, girl gets bad reputation (6)
Intelligence diminished by "bad girl" pop star? Shame! (6)
23896
24625
Brummie MEMORY One of the 10 26 harassed my role model, externally (6,4)
Computer feature more suitably stuck in well! (6)
23896
26984
Brummie ELLISISLAND Lives in Lille's changed together with a former immigration HQ (5,6)
Historic point of entry in which antelope takes two lives at first, then another two lives (5,6)
26081
26856
Brummie DISC See 23
See 24
26081
26348
Brummie SATURN A major wanderer rested by vessel (6)
When to be rejected by wind god (6)
27158
27506
Brummie CREDITOR One who believes he's owed money (8)
MASH director, who wants paying (8)
25666
26081
Brummie GURU Toupee back to front on university teacher (4)
Wig turned up on head of unfazed leading authority (4)
24227
26444
Brummie LEANDER Bank, say, welcoming one legendary character who tragically went under (7)
Character who drowned, one grabbed by shark possibly (7)
24227
27264
Brummie NOIR See 8
Rather bleak form of iron (4)
23069
27138
Brummie DURABLE Persistent Egyptian god breaks twice as much, having no oxygen (7)
Divided by resistance, one times two less zero gives constant (7)
26368
26856
Brummie QUEEN See 22
Unique, endlessly entertaining picture card (5)
23863
25139
Brummie FLAG See 24
Jack wants female to keep from getting too cold (4)
24878
25288
Brummie ECLIPSE Dotty, see, imbibes punch, so put in the shade (7)
See about wrapping box and put in shade (7)
24188
27158
Brummie DISHWASHER Domestic machine work role forced on the patron without means? (10)
Menial role of aerial nut and bolt ring? (10)
24188
25500
Brummie AGRA City's answer — good god! (4)
Granada's offbeat and retiring as a city (4)
26145
26488
Brummie BERYL Cook the painter's stone (5)
Cook the artist's stone? (5)
23146
25601
Brummie HAITI Smash hit enthralling an island republic (5)
Republic's salutation interrupted by pause (non-Western) (5)
24217
26444
Brummie ATOM A small thing, but half the dictionary is missing? (4)
It's been split, the first half of dictionary? (4)
24217
25548
Brummie TIGHTS Cover for members getting drunk on Sunday (6)
Legless and short? They're just the opposite (6)
23183
25087
Brummie ACID It makes for a bad atmosphere when tart has fall (4,4)
Grant holds C sharp (4)
23183
25583
Brummie AWAY See 4
See 13 across
23183
25601
Brummie EQUIPMENT Sally cosies up to blokes in alien gear (9)
Sally goes to pieces in film outfit (9)
26282
27351
Brummie ESCORT Model on road: wow, in tailored set! (6)
Retailer disposing of capital — right time for company (6)
26282
26488
Brummie MOSES One seen in rushes of movie, ultimately eaten by plant? (5)
Folk artist who made use of tablets (5)
25859
27068
Brummie COUCHPOTATO Idle person with set habit needs analyst's aid: "Doctor too pat" (5,6)
See 9
25859
27422
Brummie CASH "Nice little earner" from bread and milk supplier (4,3)
Johnny's ready? (4)
25859
27240
Brummie DIEOFF Spotted thing gets sick, as doomed species do (3,3)
Reduce in number, as something that's spotted and rotten (3,3)
24990
26521
Brummie CAMBRIDGE City approached game without energy (9)
City game after US guy's comeback (9)
26772
27462
Brummie EIDERDOWN Cover for the sleeping sea bird (blue) (9)
Cover for the sleeping seabird (blue) (9)
23642
24813
Brummie ETHOS Things mentioned before getting back to front distinctive culture (5)
The cast upset very distinctive character (5)
23770
26551
Brummie SACCHARIN It's very sweet of school's head, turning anarchic (9)
Bag bracelet rings right, which is sweet (9)
23642
26062
Brummie ALOPECIA Bound to get caught by a government agency, which would make a 13 across out of the question? (8)
Which comes as no shock to those who have it (8)
24673
27240
Brummie HEAD Proceed left by rocks for a feature of a 13 across? (4,4)
See 10
24673
27475
Brummie SHAH Leader has worked hard (4)
Ruler's quiet sigh (4)
24697
26997
Brummie STRIP See 14
Short cut round T-bar (5)
24697
27518
Brummie CATCH clubs@switzerland.net? (5)
Round hook? (5)
23642
27264
Brummie AWESTRUCK In respectful dread of one-way furrow (9)
Astonished by one-way fold (9)
26955
27462
Brummie ADLIB One day, William raised less money, so extemporised (2,3)
Gateshead library displays not prepared (2,3)
24443
24742
Brummie MILE Head is off beam, a long way (4)
A long way from Guy swapping one for another one (4)
24466
26145
Brummie EXPO Public showing of Blake's final version of "Windows with Duck" (4)
Show past name for "chamber pot" (4)
23017
27222
Brummie ERMINED King Edward exploited having the royal habit (7)
King Edward was exploitative, in the royal habit (7)
23017
24492
Brummie CARRAGEEN Mini modified genera of seaweed (9)
Tip over mock seaweed (9)
23017
27080
Brummie GRANGE Country house fruit good for nothing (6)
Grand farmhouse fruit, good for nothing (6)
23357
27506
Brummie HALL Bag, not old, in lobby (4)
Auditorium bag, not old (4)
25342
26444
Brummie ROOM Heath stood up for Cabinet once? (4)
See 8
25342
25426
Brummie SMELT Separate metal from fish (5)
Sensed salmon (5)
25342
26368
Brummie HYBRID Cross borne by worthy bridegroom (6)
Cross Henry I appearing in Byrd composition (6)
27102
27450
Brummie DEARTH Famine departs this world (6)
Want symbolic home to have entrance changed (6)
25139
26392
Brummie ADAM Resident of Paradise Avenue's westernmost block (4)
Credit the pair who came first? (4,3,3)
24023
24188
Brummie EPOXY Resin you once brought back, carrying viral disease (5)
Perverse old you, catching a viral disease which is connected with resin (5)
24162
26368
Brummie SNAP God's rejected 12 (4)
Eagerly take slates back (4)
24060
26097
Brummie POKER Rude attention-getter is 12 (5)
Game, digitally rude sort (5)
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26062
Brummie POOL 24 Kitty's 12 (4)
Game runner falls back (4)
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26145
Brummie PONTOON Bridge 12 (7)
Floating supporter quickly right away gets working (7)
24060
26097
Brummie BEAR A 6 - no bull! (4)
Put up with no bull! (4)
23232
27264
Brummie GIGABYTE Lots of storage space for carriage with a punch, it's said (8)
Memory of concert followed by talk of something to eat (8)
23319
24492
Brummie ONTHETOWN Enjoying the delights of Nancy, for example - at Nancy's expense? (2,3,4)
Enjoying Nancy's delights? He won't, not being flexible (2,3,4)
23319
24561
Brummie BYTE See 25
See 24
Standby terraced housing bits combined (4)
23319
24492
26194
Brummie CANOPY Ape hides article in top branches (6)
Tester parrot gets a new inside (6)
23319
24625
Brummie PIERROT Clown's depression - without sin nothing (7)
Comic entertainer and where he often performed with balls (7)
23319
26241
Brummie LEAP See 18
See 7
23914
24227
Brummie TRAFFIC Much of which contributes to jam trade (7)
Essential element of jam trade (7)
24227
25087
Brummie SAHIB Hermaphrodite is in possession of inverted form of address (5)
Title: "Henry Enters Bent Over" (5)
24227
24549
Brummie RAY Colourless American takes top off 9 (3)
Name a god ending in Y (3)
24282
27506
Brummie YETI Hairy brute gets even with crossword setter (4)
Hairy creature still to secure independence (4)
25601
27351
Brummie DAVENTRY One opening in alcoholic drink-free town (8)
Don't ’ave to go into liquor-free town (8)
25453
25500
Brummie AND See 31
See 4
Reverse-engineered molecule that might bind some solutions here (3)
25453
25601
27050
Brummie MANHATTAN Drink from island boater, possibly Brown (9)
Guy Bowler-Brown's drink? (9)
25453
26444
Brummie ADONIS One lives without function as a handsome youth (6)
Who's a noble Spaniard? A fair character (6)
25426
27540
Brummie STORY Account level in the US (5)
American's level account (5)
24813
26997
Brummie UPTHEWALL Mad course for a climber? (2,3,4)
Madly distracted Ivy's journey? (2,3,4)
24862
25899
Brummie MOON Night light, low, needs new support (8)
Night light's low neutral green initially, then blue (8)
Limo once cleared of external insects to give a rear view (4)
Loaf's a short time in progress (4)
25184
25223
27114
27158
Brummie LONG Pines burning? Little chance of that (4,4)
Enduring, so it seems to jaded scholars (4-4)
25158
26984
Brummie THEORY Man taken in by politic­ian's speculation (6)
Politician's full of gas, it's supposed (6)
25158
25795
Brummie ZIRCON Mineral water ultimately put in impure zinc when oxygenated (6)
Unknown metal containing cold mineral (6)
25158
26194
Brummie RECIPROCAL Parking in a circle or ground given in return (10)
Fixed price mythological bird with a £ given in return (10)
25184
25272
Brummie CHINESE Which might contain noodles destined to be put away in a home? (7,8)
Receiver of beating in eastern temple: bones click, he crumbles (7,5)
25601
26282
Brummie JOVIAL Merry little woman with medicine bottle (6)
Cheery little woman has bottle (6)
25288
26596
Brummie SPRING Well set fashion house event (6,10)
Keeping neutral, shoot well (6)
23492
26551
Brummie ENCOMPASS Go round and measure, say, Araucaria's top half, fool! (9)
Cover of only half useful navigational aid? (9)
23492
27102
Brummie EPILEPSY It makes some people get fit all of a sudden (8)
Pepys possibly swallowing lie about reason for getting fit (8)
23511
26877
Brummie THESIS Hythe's isolated housing position advanced (6)
Goethe's Isolde's housing position advanced (6)
23511
23977
Brummie LEMONTEA Drink contributing to problem on team (5,3)
Drink problem on team displays (5,3)
25453
27158
Brummie AGNOSTIC Improvised acting, so unlikely to be a 14? (8)
Fancy acting so sceptical (8)
25795
27158
Brummie FAIR See 6
Top design just lies awkwardly (4,4)
25468
26772
Brummie NAIROBI City's rain affected bio­diversity (7)
Capital new look waistband (7)
25468
26338
Brummie IRON Upset Noriega has no time for press (4)
The young Thatcher's terrible means of punishment? (4,6)
25468
27475
Brummie REPOT Size up a container plant? (5)
Size up a house plant? (5)
23105
23464
Brummie OPENWEAVE Fish-net tights are making Frank get windy (4-5)
Quality of fishnet tights makes Frank get windy (4-5)
23105
25139
Brummie RULER Straight strip, guv? (5)
Chief law maker ultimately (5)
23105
24778
Brummie DATUM Stomach upset affecting certain lawyers, in fact? (5)
One bit of information backing commercial corporation (5)
23105
23529
Brummie VEIN Very English, wearing bloody tubing (4)
Very eastern, wearing body tubing (4)
Element of 14 20, useless audio-wise (4)
23703
24200
26038
Brummie SOLAR From our star turn, Los Amigos: "Roof Tops" (5)
Struggling also-ran's prime sort of power (5)
Sort of power that lifts Los Alamos Red Tops (5)
23183
26596
27114
Brummie LONDON Salon do, not including a 6 (6)
Regent's Park Zoo lions and rockery plant? (6,5)
23232
24492
Brummie POLYP Could be an octopus put heartlessly in the drink (5)
Yen squeezed by reverse drop in liquid growth (5)
23232
24862
Brummie COLON Pause after seeing this Central American currency (5)
Currency that might introduce a list (5)
Intestine that calls for a pause (5)
24936
26402
27540
Brummie ESPARTO Grass drugs ring member put inside (7)
Pears lost to grass (7)
24955
26145
Brummie CASHCOW Bread and milk supplier's nice little earner (4,3)
See 29
23679
25859
Brummie PSYCHO Foreign spy ring accepts chief was shot by 13 down 26 down (6)
Film chain entertained by dodgy spy ring (6)
23529
24697
Brummie ANIMA One's involved in one-to-one, showing the female side of man (5)
Indie music's origins found in American not Scottish soul (5)
23357
23770
Brummie TISSUE Sounds like noise of sneezing head off - absorbing stuff (6)
For use when sneeze almost audible? (6)
23404
27351
Brummie HACK Hut, entrance gone, fell (4)
Drudge fell (4)
Modest structure has no opening for writer (4)
26877
26910
27351
Brummie INEARTH Not a place 1 across would come from after popular Bury (7)
Bury, archaic location of building foundations (7)
24363
25500
Brummie LADYDAY Celebration of US city having variable input to World War II event (4,3)
Musical Holiday (25 March) (4,3)
26665
26828
Brummie PORRIDGE Breakfast TV series? (8)
Dish of pork topping and gold hog's back (8)
27432
27488
Brummie LIFTOFF Launch of biography (uncompleted) by posh person (4-3)
Start to rise and flit, crossword setter style (4-3)
25087
25914
Brummie DIRESTRAITS One wearing tailored "tar" strides, which are awful to get into (4,7)
Dries out properties that are distressing to be in (4,7)
25087
27475
Brummie GNOSIS "Number's up" is spiritual knowledge (6)
Number turned against terrorist group's spiritual knowledge (6)
25087
27158
Brummie SLEEPER Kipper, which is tracked (7)
Agent's below-the-line item (7)
26444
27114
Brummie SHAWL Quiet boring thing's clothing item? (5)
One could be wrapped up in this Walsh novel (5)
25878
26583
Brummie IRISH Perhaps Murdoch wants the SW broadcast dish (5,4)
Hard 7 for Murdoch's kind of whiskey? (5)
25878
27278
Brummie AMIDST In a haze, having died inside (6)
In the thick of it, dam's broken (6)
25899
27278
Brummie NASCENCE Beginning to sound like Scottish lacking in brains? (8)
Beginning one's comeback, one abandons discipline (8)
26570
27303
Brummie SEEYOU Heads of Cambridge University said au revoir (3,3)
"I'm off", as poker player might seek to end a round? (3,3)
25771
25914
Brummie AQUA Militia quarantine housing water (4)
Paraquat has no peripheral role as water (4)
25795
26338
Brummie FORD 9 since died (4)
Doctor of climbing is cross (4)
24282
26488
Brummie STONE 9 square pitch (5)
See 3
Beryl's second character? (5)
24282
25288
25692
Brummie STARFISH See 5
Fir moved into store that has several arms, mainly (8)
24716
25878
Brummie HELLBENT Ruthlessly determined underworld criminal (4-4)
Determined underworld criminal (8)
24110
25087
Brummie NASH Architect's unopened grate (4)
War artist's Nuclear Residue (4)
25468
26022
Brummie OUTSKIRTS Fringes unfashionable on garments (9)
Margins revealed on Minis? (9)
24023
26464
Brummie BELLYFLOP Botched entry from board - corporation failure (5,4)
Corporation founder's shambolic board manoeuvre? (5-4)
23977
26194
Brummie BLUE Down and dirty (4)
See 8
Shock colouring of some elderly people being racier in Kent area? (4,5)
Rude to squander (4)
Down with 22 down, a European cleanliness award (4)
Flag down Cook? (4,5)
23977
24549
24878
25184
25288
27385
Brummie SANDDAB New dates accepted by car producer, Fish (4,3)
Poor genetic material's turned up flatfish (4,3)
24443
25372
Brummie HOOK See 6
Catch wine circle substituting carbon (4)
24742
27385
Brummie FREE See 16
Charge round opening of roof on the house (4)
See 21
Unchecked downward motion caused by trip over natural obstruction (4,4)
24990
25087
26504
26612
Brummie MISERY Spender's opposite end of poetry for 26 down (6)
Woe is me going round on reduced public transport (6)
25272
25735
Brummie SLIP A 1 across, though not, say, Daisy, is still a 1 across (4)
Mistake over drink (4)
25061
25453
Brummie COMIC Rich sulphur extracted from beyond earth (5)
Beano on a grand scale, with society excluded (5)
25372
25601
Brummie FACTOR An agent works endlessly (6)
Female player's cause (6)
23703
27422
Brummie LACKLUSTRE Miss sporting result, being dull (10)
Want unpredictable result? How dull! (10)
23703
27068
Brummie SOMELIKEITHOT Gibson, yours truly and Penelope immersed in smut - 19's work (4,4,2,3)
A comedy classic — but not 13 as far as 7 is concerned (4,4,2,3)
23703
27432
Brummie NECK Spoon that might be collared (4)
Smooch Isthmus (4)
See 18
24625
24697
24878
Brummie NAIL Clout means nowt without one? (4)
Brad Pitt's second part secured by network backing (4)
24778
26894
Brummie OSIRIS God's very large flag (6)
Very backward name of female god (6)
Deity's oversize flag (6)
24639
26300
27408
Brummie CYAN Cold and retiring, no colour (4)
Year in prison shade (4)
24673
27462
Brummie HORSEPLAY "Equus" mundanely lacks the space for tomfoolery (9)
Tomfoolery from Arab given latitude? (9)
24312
26910
Brummie LOCUS A tail-less, devouring creature's place (5)
Legal position of a plant stripper taking time off (5)
24312
24697
Brummie GRANDCRU Wine from well-respected source spiked by narcotic drug (not aural) (5,3)
Good money gets cur drunk (superior drink?) (5,3)
24312
25158
Brummie NONSENSE Rubbish Poles measure inside of hooter (8)
Negative poles seen around hot air (8)
24561
25583
Brummie INCHOATE Only just started at home on a sweet treat, pass out (8)
Rudimentary travelling to China on back of horse (8)
24466
25811
Brummie SESAME Tropical plant's a mess when crushed by earth (6)
Sort of oil — a mess all over earth (6)
Energy produce by sun in equivalent type of oil (6)
25692
26521
27506
Brummie ELEGY Reflective lines, say, in city (5)
Reflective lines of energy on stage yard (5)
23017
27080
Brummie RIDER Contractual modification to remove King Edward (5)
Cyclist's condition? (5)
23851
26392
Brummie PSST A word in your ear: civilian vessel's engaged in exercises (4)
Platinum-coated vessel that is said to gain attention on the quiet (4)
22874
25811
Brummie GLEECLUB Singers Joy and Mace (4,4)
Joy has hit with "Harmonious Society" (4,4)
23357
24466
Brummie NEEDLESS Redundant bugs put on sulphur (8)
Expendable Bugs Society (8)
22874
27158
Brummie COMET Member of rock band that blazed a trail? (5)
Long-distance traveller needs to reach Everest's base (5)
27432
27518
Brummie CARMARTHEN County town's banger selling place, just for women (10)
County town vehicle to drive home in reverse at that point (10)
24466
26241
Brummie AISLE Man possibly following a path to wedlock? (5)
Drink crushes lives and possible way to union (5)
24060
25453
Brummie MOTET Choral work: "The first word in champagne?" About time! (5)
Choral music spot time (5)
23941
25601
Brummie BARNSTORM Give a superlative performance using rod and poles - to empty space! (9)
Get around electioneering ban with directions to empty room (9)
23941
24363
Brummie MASON Society member, as in "servant" (5)
Parent and child society member (5)
23941
25500
Brummie THOREAU Philosopher turned author, accepting Sartre finally (7)
Embracing Aristotle's conclusion, author turned philosopher (7)
23941
26955
Brummie IMPIETY Sacrilege makes ego doubly empty (7)
African warriors, revolutionary yet showing irreverence (7)
24162
25583
Brummie STGEORGE It's small time stuff, acquiring energy, for one taking out a fiery creature (2,6)
"Dragon's Den" resident put-down exponent: "Small time stuff, consuming energy" (2,6)
23977
24936
Brummie LAWN Section of garden line to provide a canvas covering (4)
Many blades needed in the making of this mat­erial (4)
23977
25025
Brummie ROOK Jumper reduced at neck end — swindle! (4)
Jumper cut at back end — rip off! (4)
25139
27303
Brummie DIAGONAL Raised support along cracks running at angle (8)
Slanting support raised along breaks (8)
25139
27303
Brummie KING Posing like deposed ruler (4)
Best selling writer's weight reduced (eating short measure) (4)
Stock sum of money that may well be checked (4)
Part of truss delivered by Royal Mail (4,4)
25139
25318
25735
26955
Brummie CHECK Stop language broadcast (5)
Control tongue, when speaking (5)
25139
27303
Brummie EXTRA Who's part of the movie host's run? (5)
Run one of the film crowd (5)
26583
27475
Brummie SACK Lay off the dress! (4)
Lay off the dress! (4)
25223
25666
Brummie CAKE Brownie, say, might follow 1 (4)
Angelica kept as cover for this? (4)
25223
25583
Brummie DRWATSON Moving towards new, famously slow assistant (2,6)
Famously slow assistant from way back now sat awkwardly (2,6)
25223
26856
Brummie OKRA Cook rare, coreless vegetable (4)
Former Hollywood studio turned up a lady's fingers (4)
25223
26570
Brummie INROADS Made to reduce one's workload (7)
What invaders hope to make (7)
26022
27303
Brummie SPLASHDOWN Band secures place with "Blue", the main climax on return from 28, say (10)
Securing place in band with Sad Space Mission's end? (10)
25914
26612
Brummie STEP Measure up cats and dogs? (4)
Second favourite revolving stage (4)
25318
26338
Brummie BROWN Brunette, possibly with daily application for Jack's sore top? (5,5)
Baron with line in chocolate? (5)
Toast US abolitionist (5)
26300
26504
26894
Brummie BASKETBALL Warm yourself before ballet movement, a competitive activity (10)
Kebab stall prepared game (10)
26504
27114
Brummie AGES See 1
Many years can be over, say, in a second (4)
23511
24639
Brummie ALLSEEING Alien's leg fitted with 360 vision? (3-6)
Nothing's outside the scope of one who is single and ale-besotted (3-6)
23553
25583
Brummie SYNAPSE Sleeps during Yes composition, 'Nervous Connection' (7)
Cy sleeps soundly, which allows a nervy connection (7)
23642
26955
Brummie FIESTA Provided raised dicky seat for vehicle (6)
Contemptuous cries raised at carnival (6)
23594
26488
Brummie ROPE Pore over an early offering from 13 down 26 down (4)
Hitch film (4)
23529
27351
Brummie SHOO Drive off in second with, say, Robin Day left out (4)
Wash without audio aid? Get away! (4)
24625
27385
Brummie SPAHI Cavalryman's second hip replacement with advanced insertion (5)
Cavalryman advanced into ship at sea (5)
26638
27408
Brummie TREASURE Darling Hazel possibly goes round America the wrong way, meeting resistance (8)
Chartreuse, drunk by wrong set, is object of a pirate's dig? (8,5)
26638
27422
Brummie LOVE Start a revolution back at the centre — cheat (4,3)
In full, oven-ready relish (4)
26638
27240
Brummie ISLAND See 26
Victoria, say, lives light (6)
26081
26638
Brummie TROT A revolutionary back in the wrong (4)
Pace is wrong on the rebound (4)
23770
26338
Brummie THAT See 1 down
Unabridged version of 1957 rock ’n' roll classic? Don't count on it (4,4,2,3,3)
23770
24778
Brummie GARLAND Former musical star returning paper light (7)
Endlessly large rocks together with floral ring (7)
23851
25500
Brummie MUGSHOT Stein's latest picture taken for the record (7)
Male toughs bad for police image? (7)
24492
25372
Brummie RANCOROUS Bitter, drunk sour, binds one, I say (9)
Bitter flowed cold and oyster starter turned sour (9)
24492
26551
Brummie INPARIS See 26
See 13
24492
25811
Brummie DUTCH Missus, having 100 years of the Guardian, displays spirited confidence? (5,7)
Arboreal devastation of Middle East unleashed with such energy (5,3,7)
25878
26551
Brummie ORCHESTRA Group of players or front running athletic starters (9)
Pit workers possibly round river front — god! (9)
25878
26583
Brummie STAR Celebrity bass, armed in the main? (8)
See 16
How annoying to be turned over for lead (4)
Lead blast rejected (4)
One of 12 celebs swilling gin (4,4)
Those who squeal about mark on horse (4)
Big shot: "How annoying to be rejected" (4)
24716
25601
25859
26444
26772
27114
27204
Brummie LARK Flower birds almost sound like a Persian? (8)
Mischief, latitude and craft (4)
24716
26551
Brummie SPAM Sandwich filling plans upset? (4)
Is a cartographer up for contents of tin? (4)
24742
27351
Brummie PNEUMONIA As fresh-cut hay is said to precede one getting an infection (9)
Virgin broadcast by Lisa without one complaint? (9)
24742
26551
Brummie STUD Virile male boss (4)
Which calls for show of hands from boss, Rod (4,5)
24742
26955
Brummie MOTEL Spot large rooms to let here (5)
Spot large roomy place (5)
24742
26081
Brummie PAUL Artist's audio version of Dark Cloud, Earth (4,4)
See 6
26062
27068
Brummie OXBOW Bend round to kiss missile launcher (5)
Bend round and cross front of ship (5)
22926
23914
Brummie APOLLO A head of uncompleted major space project (6)
A top circle mountain butterfly (6)
26392
27158
Brummie OVERLAY Was too prone to apply veneer? (7)
Indulge in too much sex, as printers might do? (7)
26392
26984
Brummie TOTHE See 1 across
Virginia's classic direction of keeper going to work? (2,3,10)
25025
26583
Brummie POINT Spike's bluff (5)
See 21
25025
26444
Brummie ROUND Bullet heat (5)
Drink order? Just one shot (5)
See 18
25061
25453
25468
Brummie ELSINORE Theatrical location used by hotels in Oregon (8)
Ground relies on dramatic location (8)
Dramatic setting relies on rocks (8)
26175
26877
27408
Brummie TABLE Lie around entrance to basilica that's columnar (5)
Submit pill when temperature's taken (5)
26175
27518
Brummie HYENA Sympathy enables accommodating source of laughter? (5)
He's involved with any apparent source of laughter (5)
26175
26856
Brummie ANYTHINGGOES Do as you please, no matter what passes (8,4)
You name it, it's acceptable as part of 8 21 25 (8,4)
24561
26368
Brummie WHITECAP Brandished cape with wave (8)
Flyer's pace with winds (8)
24549
27303
Brummie SNOW Cocaine bagged up - way over the top (4)
TV interference once broadcast goes over western tip of Norway (4)
24549
25735
Brummie WHITE Bit end of pie/pasty (5)
Barry (associated with hooter) muffling one background sound? (5,5)
24549
24878
Brummie STLEGER Stone artist's classic (2,5)
Last leg, erecting housing for three-year-old event (2,5)
24549
27138
Brummie SLEEPY Rather drippy, grabbing top of ledge, ready to drop off (6)
Tired skin lifted in surgery — extremely (6)
24549
25583
Brummie GRUMPY Cross borne by George Smiley, extremely protective of back (6)
Cross borne by gutless chap holding back (6)
24549
26402
Brummie CHICAGO Church split about art venue in capital city (7)
City's smart to acquire ace shot (7)
24561
26665
Brummie COMPANY Overturned political leader, one guarded by reticent body of troops (7)
Soldier, having inhaled phosphorus, is carried by retiring fighting unit (7)
24561
26997
Brummie NEGLECT Pass up information about desks losing their right side (7)
Don't care for dauphin's final say on the French court (7)
23851
24126
Brummie ISSUE Children's lives appeal (5)
Baby problem? (5)
26551
27138
Brummie RHINITIS It's formally replacing end of river, which is inflammatory! (8)
Fool interrupts Irish composition, which results in inflammation (8)
24673
25795
Brummie ROBOTIC Like a Dalek's pinch of the ear (7)
Mug on old jerk like a Dalek? (7)
23464
23662
Brummie BARRACKS Garrison Keillor's last artist between supports (8)
Army building a component of music stands (8)
24110
26038
Brummie OSSIFY Loss if your houses become inflexible (6)
Cross, if Yorkshire holds become fixed (6)
24625
27264
Brummie IDIOTIC Bananas old ruler has about the ear (7)
Nuts impair delicate internal leads of the ear (7)
24126
26097
Brummie PIEMAN Specialist in silent film slapstick bumped into by Simon? (6)
Slapstick exponent encountered by Simon? (6)
24126
26749
Brummie OUTOFSIGHT Really good and mad (one's having left)? Not in the view of dismissive type (3,2,5,3,2,4)
Hidden optical faculty all used up? (3,2,5)
25943
27422
Brummie OLDHAT Tile - and what it's use in crossword clues is! (3,3)
Out of fashion, Derby? (3,3)
23404
23977
Brummie SCAR "Arthur's Cigars" rendered with two lines added (8)
Aftermath of surgery's video link affair? (4,6)
23404
25914
Brummie FANATIC Crank turning, in fact, engrosses one (7)
Nut cracking, in fact, absorbs one (7)
22926
27114
Brummie COCK Familiar form of address given by bacteriologist to an audience (4)
Turn up a pile of hay (4)
23105
23529
Brummie PLUS Advantage of puzzle lacking number and name (4)
Bonus puzzle, lacking number and name (4)
23017
24200
Brummie PROMOTION Advertising for poet (9)
Sales publicity for poet? (9)
23594
27518
Brummie LITTLE Bear after it sees stars (6)
Peanuts stand stars (6,4)
27050
27432
Brummie INSPECT Small creature captures heart of support vet (7)
Pakistan's opener in cricket survey? (7)
25914
26062
Brummie VETO Second and last switch in Poll's bar (4)
Red light area of selective Toronto (4)
25914
26145
Brummie LANDING Fish nets with stairs section (7)
Arrival that's between flights (7)
25914
27158
Brummie CRASH Ready to circle river 26 down (5)
Ready to fence river fall (5)
25272
26665
Brummie UNFORGIVEN 26 down's not a description of the Prodigal Son (10)
Spacecraft with new inside (ultimately inferior, granted) is not overlooked (10)
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Brummie PLAY See 26
See 2
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Brummie PACK Four suits put in case? (4)
Cram cards (4)
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Brummie MURDER Top champion horse raised (6)
Top content of rookery? (6)
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Brummie BEVY Females gathered for drink (4)
Ladies' drink? (4)
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Brummie SYSTEM US sports team, almost the last characters to overturn routine (6)
Tense, in excited, messy way (6)
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Brummie CROSSWORD Paul is one possible product of Worcester South not East Dorset (9,6)
Darn leisure activity? (9)
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Brummie LATVIAN Language almost dead, going by name (7)
Language of one set to wear back-to-front collar (7)
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Brummie VITRIOLIC Mean (extremely so) of 3 into 5151 + 100 (9)
Bitter players engaged in civil disorder (9)
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Brummie ABBEY One was set up for men in order to change baby without embarrassment, initially (5)
It accommodates men in order "to put muscle on the old governor" (5)
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Brummie TETANUS star@alien set back by infectious disease (7)
star@earth.net finally reversed disease (7)
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Brummie EMMY Oscar's equivalent of a burglar tool (not jack) (4)
Oscar's equivalent of a thief's aid (not jack) (4)
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Brummie COOK I'm surprised Kay's on fiddle (4)
I'm astonished by Köchel's fiddle (4)
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Brummie POTROAST Corporation has pan for meat dish (3,5)
Drug joint's menu item? (3,5)
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Brummie RED Study lacks one which is often potted (3)
It's often pocketed, being light (3)
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Brummie NINE A slight shift in Einstein's original negative figure (4)
All used up, Tom's a goner (4,5)
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Brummie LONGSHOT See 21
Which is unlikely means of capturing a crowd scene on film? (4,4)
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Brummie LOHENGRIN Take a look at all-female Ring Cycle opera (9)
After north-eastern break backfired, composed Ring opera (9)
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Bunthorne NIXON Name the wheel-bound king: not I, Mr President (5)
The Ulster Times on the President (5)
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Bunthorne STRAUSS Was his Danube as blue as his Levis? (7)
Get out of Germany in ways of 21's creator (7)
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Bunthorne INDIANA The state of Jones, at home with Artemis in Rome (7)
Hoosiers at home with Artemis here? (7)
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Bunthorne BORTSCH Right to fail in British school's Russian course (7)
Abort school meals for East Europeans in here (7)
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Bunthorne QUINTET Peter James's valet and sometime chamber body (7)
James's valet joining alien group (7)
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Bunthorne RATIO Nelson's house left to relation (5)
Expression of relativity from artist to Spanish relative (5)
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Bunthorne ERICA She drops one into 'er accountant (5)
Natural cover of one held by care order (5)
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Bunthorne LETTHESIDEDOWN It's Hoddle with we ten, sadly: so what did the eleventh do? (3,3,4,4)
What Woodgate did with Leeds, noted transfer (3,3,4,4)
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Bunthorne PALM Oil producer a friend to many (4)
One making a date with the future? (4)
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Bunthorne RIOT Tumult raised at abattoir's closure (4)
Back one to enter the height of success! (4)
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Bunthorne CLUELESS So Clouseau's no cruciverbalist? (8)
Shed no light thus? That's stupid! (8)
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Bunthorne ORCHESTRA Pit workers with soldiers joining revolutionary's art movement (9)
Phil, some say, a royal playing for Liverpool (9)
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Bunthorne ICESKATE Glider could freeze fish (3,5)
Puck's pursuer on edge? (3,5)
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Bunthorne BREECH Stern king concealed in a tree (6)
Behind with the delivery (6)
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Bunthorne EXTOL Crack up making those absent from W --- K, say? (5)
Old tax docked to pay tribute (5)
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Bunthorne ASPECT Look at the list of features in it (6)
Elevation of priest into a division of the church (6)
A ghost on losing direction (6)
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Bunthorne ERATO Inspirational figure from under a toadstool (5)
Did Mnemosyne shed tear round her birth? (5)
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Bunthorne LOITER Birmingham's pronounced posterior? Hang about! (6)
Refined oil to soak up? Hang about! (6)
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Bunthorne AGRESTIC Unpolished silver on staff detail (8)
Rural retreat caught by its awful rage (8)
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Bunthorne LOVE Nothing for charity? (4)
See 1 down
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Bunthorne CAMBRIDGE Archers' ground about to open up here! (9)
20 finding good in eccentric newly-wed (9)
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Bunthorne HERON Bird migrating with no rehearsal (5)
Bird woman's refusal to return (5)
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Bunthorne BLACKSEA Sackable lapses of a Crimean bounder? (5,3)
No white water activity here then? (5,3)
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Bunthorne THEIC He''s gone into spasm! He's drunk too much tea! (5)
One having too much of the one c-cup that cheers? (5)
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Bunthorne OCHLOCRACY Might Jock's declaration pass up risque crowd control! (10)
Power of the great unwashed? Hooray! Left three hundred laundered (10)
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Bunthorne MISER Work of 18 having spacecraft without directions (5)
Harpagon's promise remains herein (5)
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Bunthorne GRANT One hand in glove in France with Ulysses(5)
Actor with an E concession (5)
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Bunthorne SIDEARM Rod Stewart's first idea jolly! (7)
Weapon useless at the front? (7)
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Bunthorne AGEN Spy detail on the Garonne (4)
A good measure of habitation in Aquitaine (4)
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Bunthorne OPHELIA Catastrophe liable to take issue with Polonius (7)
She drowned up river; he raised flag (7)
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Bunthorne AVAIL Show, in two senses, to have sickness benefit (5)
A few have sickness benefit (5)
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Bunthorne EXCLAIM Old forty-niner's right to raise hell (7)
Thunderclap curtailed in Eastern mix-up (7)
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Bunthorne AUNT Sally's so shy (4)
Relative 'abitat of coot or hern (4)
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Bunthorne AMBIT Stratagem fails to gain entry to sphere of influence (5)
Confines a lot with a little (5)
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Bunthorne CAROL Waits to sing this (5)
See 1 down (5)
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Bunthorne AGAIN At the Turk's Head, in for another round, please! (5)
Home on the range once more (5)
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Bunthorne ERRED Red Queen swapped places and proved she was human? (5)
On the contrary, the Red Queen miscalculated (5)
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Bunthorne LASTWORD The rage of zythum? Amen to that! (4,4)
Retiring lexicographer's ultimatum? (4,4)
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Bunthorne RAINBOW Trout knocked off by Lawrence? (7)
Lawrence's work with artist from the East End (7)
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Bunthorne WORD See 7
Message given by 2 (4)
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Bunthorne YALTA Leaders of Yanks always left their allies conferring here (5)
Crimean War settlement here (5)
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Bunthorne THAIS Alexander the Great has it off with her! (5)
Meditation here from Massenet: ie wasting time once! (5)
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Bunthorne UPSET Downcast not downcast? (5)
Overthrow of the ruling class (5)
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Bunthorne ETHIC Principle of the characters in command (5)
Principle of working Protestants: "Call back in an hour"? Quite the reverse! (5)
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Bunthorne TENANCY Lawrence Sikes's frail occupation (7)
Lawrence Reagan's occupation (7)
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Bunthorne ICHOR Hellenic horseman's heavenly humour (5)
French king rising to embrace Switzerland's divine humour (5)
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Bunthorne CAIRO Transport circuit in which one's invested capital (5)
First accountant to run out of capital (5)
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Bunthorne ROGER He's understood to have relations(5)
He's OK (5)
Congressman's acknowledgement? (5)
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Bunthorne ROMEO A lover of phonetics (5)
"R loves me whole-heartedly!" (1 across)? (5)
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Bunthorne GOFORTHEJUGULAR Make, say, a vain attempt to nobble "The Weakest Link" (2,3,3,7)
Get thee hence, Mr Thribb! Bend an ear in old Egypt and make, say, a vain attack! (2,3,3,7)
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Bunthorne ESAU Twin of the King James Authorised Version (4)
No young shaver, this biblical twin? (4)
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Bunthorne OFFPISTE The wrong side of the tracks at Klosters? (3-5)
Where some skiers go from bad to worse in France with the heartless (3-5)
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Bunthorne ATHENA Wisdom, therefore, in articles (6)
Divine wisdom subsequently dividing adults (6)
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Bunthorne DRACO Tough lawman could stand nothing eccentric (5)
"Death repays all crimes; off with their heads!" (The Lawman) (5)
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Bunthorne BEANO Could this be a negative bender? (5)
Party at which Ecstasy proscription goes around and round (5)
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Bunthorne MERCIA Offer, say, his kingdom (6)
15 over a one-time kingdom (6)
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Bunthorne ELBOW Jab from the weapon of El Cid? (5)
Joint force (5)
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Bunthorne ENDIT Top oneself? Close thing! (3,2)
Advice on dodgy affair last thing one needs (3,2)
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Bunthorne IGLOO Returning soldier can arrive at winter quarters (5)
Could one force John from the White House? (5)
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Bunthorne CRYPT Call for a pint in the vault (5)
Clues like this, I see, leave one hollow (5)
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Bunthorne JOHN Jordan's precursor went topless after 8 9 11 (4,3,7)
See 1 across
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Bunthorne HYDROMEL My Lord! He brewed mead! (8)
Alter ego literally left without memory ?- it's the drink! (8)
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Bunthorne CLIO Cracked peal from Calliope leaves her sister standing (4)
Call in on the odd characters who inspired Macaulay? (4)
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Bunthorne UPTHEDUFF Expecting to expand the pudding (2,3,4)
Put out man not working with child (2,3,4)
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Bunthorne PAWAW Prince absent from Scotland with conference on reservation? (5)
Prince absent from Scotland with tribal convention (5)
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Bunthorne LITERATI What's fifty-one three times? One for the eggheads! (8)
Left one time, time and time again - one of the intelligentsia (8)
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Bunthorne USED Guardian leader exploited (4)
One might see a lot of such cars (4)
Exploited employee of the Washington Post? (4)
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Bunthorne ALBATROSS Birdie surpassed by Coleridge's handicap ... (9)
Mariner's neckwear acclaimed at the 19th hole? (9)
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Chifonie ROTATE Decay eroded pivot (6)
Take turns to have books in class (6)
Corrosion wore away pivot (6)
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Chifonie RUDIMENT It's essential for weakling to keep a small coin (8)
Weakling keeps small coin of necessity (8)
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Chifonie DIRECT Honest conduct (6)
Order credit to be changed (6)
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Chifonie CAESAR Autocrat created a scare (6)
Autocrat creating a scare (6)
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Chifonie PROTRUDE Corruption riddled Victorian project (8)
Puritan about to perish or come through (8)
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Chifonie EASTER Oriental plant festival (6)
A tree's chopped up for festival (6)
Unending Oriental festival (6)
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Chifonie ADVOCATE Recommend against commander breaking a tryst (8)
Recommend against commander breaking an engagement (8)
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Chifonie ADHERENT Supporter for a girl in depression (8)
Supporter hoarding available books (8)
He daren't upset supporter (8)
A dimple absorbs her devotee (8)
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Chifonie BEATIT Decay found in grain? Get away! (4,2)
Live as a bird and take off (4,2)
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Chifonie ENTER Landlord has no right to come in (5)
Workman disregards quibble to sign up (5)
Tenant has no right to come in (5)
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Chifonie CHANGE Linger in church for conversion (6)
Cash conversion (6)
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Chifonie DEVOTEE Follower put cross in river (7)
Addict vetoed dodgy ecstasy (7)
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Chifonie RIFLE In anger fellow produces weapon (5)
Plunder is common around Leatherhead (5)
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Chifonie RANK Rotten Row (4)
Rotten Row? (4)
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Chifonie LEGUME Plant tree in shelter (6)
Plant tree in shelter (6)
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Chifonie ASSET A socialist-established benefit (5)
Help when ready (5)
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Chifonie DADA Father an art movement (4)
… childish father's art movement (4)
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Chifonie STEPONIT Isn't poet poorly? Hurry! (4,2,2)
Isn't poet poorly? Hurry! (4,2,2)
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Chifonie ENROL Rebel leader in isolated uprising is put on record (5)
Recruit first needs to be introduced to revolutionary teaching (5)
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Chifonie TRANSPIRE Managed, without issue, to be dressed in flag to become known (9)
Happen to exhale (9)
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Chifonie ELEVATED Lofty is happy about English victory (8)
Lofty is glad about English victory (8)
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Chifonie RECOUP Compensate for soldiers' exploit (6)
Make good soldiers triumph (6)
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Chifonie BROWNING Poet admitting holding up branch (8)
Poet admitting to holding up branch (8)
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Chifonie SWEEPER School head keener to get cleaning device (7)
Society keener to get cleaner (7)
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Chifonie KEATS Sovereign irritates poet (5)
Poet and knight feast on Sunday (5)
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Chifonie ABANDONED Ended in a group that's dissolute (9)
Boycott achieved during commercial is very wicked (9)
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Chifonie EVERGREEN Standard type of shrub (9)
Standard is incessantly naive (9)
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Chifonie PRANG Anguish about rare accident (5)
Called after parking accident (5)
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Chifonie PEAR Mean to consume English fruit (4)
Fruit and veg recipe (4)
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Chifonie ADORABLE Is skilled at getting round girl; that's charming (8)
Sweet girl introduced to expert (8)
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Chifonie LINNET Permit covers local singer (6)
Singer allowed to keep pub (6)
Singer allowed to keep a pub (6)
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Chifonie SINISTER Health worker embraces trendy left (8)
Forbidding nun tours Ulster (8)
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Chifonie SCHOONER Ship companion boarded previously (8)
Boat found on bar (8)
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Chifonie AGREED A grand musical instrument chimed (6)
Admitted a strong desire (6)
Gave approval for silver musical instrument (6)
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Chifonie DITHER Edith concocted recipe for stew (6)
Director eats the stew (6)
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Chifonie ESCAPADE Prank creates leak - put a plug in it (8)
Stunt creates leak? Put a plug in it! (8)
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Chifonie ROCHESTER The scorer fouled up in New York (9)
Revolutionary appears in register in New York (9)
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Chifonie EXPIRED Old relationship lefty brought to an end (7)
Old relationship Ruby brought to an end (7)
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Chifonie TANKARD A king died carrying basin of pewter (7)
A king died under military vehicle? The mug! (7)
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Chifonie DIRGE There's gravity in woeful song of farewell (5)
Greek leader in dismal lament (5)
German beset by woeful lament (5)
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Chifonie RATEL Roast large mammal (5)
Mammal took food in both hands (5)
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Chifonie ARBITER Judge a royal nipper (7)
Judge a royal nipper (7)
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Chifonie IMPUDENCE Rudeness becomes folly right away (9)
Thoughtlessness right away leads to rudeness (9)
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Chifonie BRAND Society accepts right sort (5)
Mark British and foreign money (5)
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Chifonie PASSAGE Spend time in the hall (7)
Attendant keeps donkey in the hall (7)
A girl wears old hat in the street (7)
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Chifonie ENDURE Cope with death on the river (6)
Excavate, initially, under new stand (6)
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Chifonie MATISSE Painter is caught in steam explosion (7)
Mike arranged siesta for artist (7)
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Chifonie ATREST Stopped king interrupting an investigation (2,4)
Still in the theatre stalls (2,4)
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Chifonie SUSPICION American photo taken in Israel produces mistrust (9)
American photo taken in Israel produces scepticism (9)
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Chifonie WEEP Keen little prince (4)
Keen little page (4)
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Chifonie DREAM Nightmare in which tot swallows Ecstasy (5)
Imagine putting last of ice in a drop of Scotch (5)
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Chifonie DRIFT Many break the bank (5)
Implication makes many quarrel (5)
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Chifonie SIGHT Show sense (5)
Complain over time of show (5)
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Chifonie TERMINAL Ultimate workstation (8)
Deadly connection (8)
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Chifonie DETERMINED Intimidate colliery director, being resolute (10)
Try to stop my old Dutch being resolute (10)
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Chifonie SEVERN River perpetually split partners (6)
Lop off pole in river (6)
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Chifonie HAIL Prince receives one cheer (4)
Greet bad weather (4)
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Chifonie DEMEAN Clergyman keeps setter humble (6)
Clergyman keeps setter humble (6)
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Chifonie ORCHESTRATION Arrangement for lecture about rare casket (13)
Arrangement for lecture about rare casket (13)
Arrangement for that crooner is dreadful (13)
Arrangement for lecture about royal box (13)
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Chifonie PLOT Sovereign caught in drug conspiracy (4)
Coppers share the action (4)
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Chifonie LITTER Refuse to give birth (6)
Refuse to give birth (6)
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Chifonie DRAWINGROOM Leadin' newly-wed to place of reception (7,4)
Inspire union member in place of reception (7,4)
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Chifonie INDONESIA One's in the country here (9)
Land somebody on Sunday in the country (9)
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Chifonie ONTHERUN Fugitive is no hunter, unfortunately (2,3,3)
None hurt badly in retreat (2,3,3)
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Chifonie TIRADE Denunciation of one in business (6)
Harangue one stuck in traffic (6)
In business one gets criticism (6)
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Chifonie ACROPOLIS A harvest store erected in the citadel (9)
Pool car is repaired in the citadel (9)
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Chifonie ANGEL Backer provides a new stage, after reflection (5)
Backer strangely revealed (5)
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Chifonie STAFFA Workers on a Scottish island (6)
Crook absent from Scottish island (6)
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Chifonie WORDSWORTH 5 across 9 for our 12 (10)
Oath's significance to poet (10)
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Chifonie SCRATCH The devil is rough-and-ready (7)
Pull out claw (7)
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Chifonie BESTRIDE Straddle finest horse (8)
Dominate finest horse (8)
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Chifonie NEATEN Tidy up after knight had a meal (6)
Order a measure supporting cattle (6)
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Chifonie STRAINER Colourist keeps recipe in the kitchen (8)
Kitchen utensil, surprisingly, isn't rare (8)
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Chifonie TOILETRIES Cloth samples found in the bathroom (10)
Cloth samples found in bathroom (10)
Cloth samples found in the bathroom (10)
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Chifonie DESPATCH Send from French area (8)
Butcher some French piece (8)
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Chifonie THOROUGH Utter nothing in-between (8)
Utter nothing in between (8)
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Chifonie RELATE Tell of soldier getting fresh (6)
Tell of soldier getting fresh (6)
Report on deceased (6)
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Chifonie ESTEEM Spain encounters rising credit (6)
Bridge players experience mounting admiration (6)
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Chifonie ODESSA Lay with fool returning from Black Sea port (6)
Doctor doses American in Ukraine (6)
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Chifonie SKINT Having no money, family is thrown in street (5)
Broke the surface with triathlon leader (5)
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Chifonie DEACON Clergyman receiving company of clergyman (6)
Clergyman receiving company of clergyman (6)
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Chifonie AGEOLD A dilapidated lodge is ancient (6)
Ancient American lodge in ruins (3-3)
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Chifonie ELDERLY Old tree lay hollowed out (7)
Old tree lay hollowed out (7)
See about the German student aging (7)
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Chifonie REMARK Comment on evangelist (6)
Comment on old currency (6)
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Chifonie RAIL Rook upset wader (4)
Storyteller about to complain (4)
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Chifonie CAPSTAN International players beat the machine (7)
Accountant pants moving windlass (7)
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Chifonie GATES Tycoon creates openings (5)
Tycoon's stage effects (5)
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Chifonie RADARTRAP Soldiers launch blow for road safety (5,4)
Soldiers bound to knock road safety device (5,4)
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Chifonie TENDER Sympathetic proposition (6)
Nurse turned up coloured fabric (6)
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Chifonie WARDEN Conflict over retreat of custodian (6)
Keeper of an Anderson shelter? (6)
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Chifonie APPAL Half-hearted petition creates outrage (5)
Horrify a European when climbing (5)
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Chifonie MANTRAP Trespasser's peril requires word of comfort repeated quietly (7)
Poacher's concern requires words of comfort repeated quietly (7)
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Chifonie NARRATIVE Frank eats r-rodent in story (9)
Countryman swallowing a bishop's tale (9)
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Chifonie NATURE Character and disposition of a tuner (6)
Features and assembly of tea urn (6)
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Chifonie AMATEUR Old city supports a match that's played just for pleasure (7)
Untrained apprentice acceptable in Arkansas (7)
Enthusiast accepted pal's posh recipe (7)
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Chifonie ADOPT Support expert capturing cheat (5)
Take responsibility for fuss over gymnastics (5)
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Chifonie FORESIGHT Preparedness to battle when stealing minerals (9)
Gift horse dealt with providence (9)
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Chifonie OVERREACT Lose a sense of proportion when soldiers tuck into ham (9)
Respond immoderately and veto racer after crashing (9)
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Chifonie RONDO Player finally working to perform musical piece (5)
Musical piece, where start of recapitulation's on the tonic (5)
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Chifonie PRETENDER Claimant is quiet about offer (9)
One has aspirations before the bid (9)
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Chifonie BRIDGE Union member embraces girl in game (6)
Potter has a rest in game (6)
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Chifonie ASIDE Amanda's identity revealed in a digression (5)
American team is out of the way (5)
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Chifonie CREATE Found American inhabiting island (6)
Found ecstasy in container (6)
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Chifonie COLLIE Miner clipped dog (6)
Dog having depression? Make up a story! (6)
Dog officer over prevarication (6)
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26642
Chifonie RIFLESHOT Uproar about bodily appetites may be life-threatening (5,4)
Sweltering under sacks? That's life-threatening! (5,4)
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Chifonie THEOAKS Hot saké prepared? That's a classic! (3,4)
Article on trees is a classic (3,4)
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Chifonie EWER Tailor loses top for jug (4)
Vessel found in a brewery (4)
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Chifonie INCOMPLETE Unaccomplished representation of temple icon (10)
Money allowed in wages is short (10)
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Chifonie CATNIP Jazz fan shot — found in the garden (6)
Jazz fan shot — found in the garden (6)
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Chifonie RANGERS Referee initially upsets football team (7)
Referee initially upsets Scottish team (7)
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Chifonie DISMAL Hit boy turning up sorrowful (6)
Gloomy NCO occup­ied phone (6)
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Chifonie ACETYLENE Wrongly elect any European leader? That's inflammatory (9)
Eyelet can deploy dangerous gas (9)
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Chifonie DEATHROW Delaware atomic project? That's the last place to live (5,3)
Hated dreadful brawl in last place to live (5,3)
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Chifonie SUBTERFUGE Deception begs future involvement (10)
Deception begs future involvement (10)
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Chifonie ERNEST Bloke with bird on the street (6)
Man displays hesitation over retreat (6)
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Chifonie PASTIS Finished one small drink (6)
Finished one small drink (6)
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27061
Chifonie COLLATERAL Security for sovereign overdue when in the pink (10)
Pass to the side for security (10)
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Chifonie FLIPPANT Drink over wheeze that's cheeky (8)
Get overexcited with wheeze that's saucy (8)
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Chifonie POSED Sat in swimming school round the corner (5)
Sat and asked (5)
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Chifonie ACTED Cadet's badly behaved (5)
Bill and Edward played (5)
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Chifonie RADISH Artist gets bowl for plant (6)
Plant has detective covered in spots (6)
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Chifonie PALETTE Range of colour allowed in a spread (7)
Head about to permit a range of colours (7)
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Chifonie ATHENIAN Attic in which Anita foolishly keeps bird (8)
Attic in which Anita foolishly keeps hen (8)
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27206
Chifonie DITHERS Red hits out and wavers (7)
Hesitates, for the reading is set in hell (7)
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Chifonie ENLIST Measure heel of recruit (6)
Players have catalogue for recruit (6)
Listen out for conscript (6)
Measure third of volunteers first to get signed up (6)
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27061
Chifonie ABACUS Grab a customer holding calculator (6)
A coach keeps bill for calculator (6)
American coach keeps bill for calculator (6)
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26733
Chifonie PRACTISE Carry on and scrape it off (8)
Go over and scrape it off (8)
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Chifonie SECRET Religious faction holds divinity to be known only to initiates (6)
Clandestine faction assimilates scripture (6)
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25681
Chifonie SLIPUP Lager knocked back at university in error (4-2)
Upset students making careless mistake (4-2)
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27217
Chifonie OTTER Excessive hesitation of fish-eater (5)
Carnivore decapitated craftsman (5)
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26386
Chifonie BOOSTS Increases sales, initially in footwear (6)
Encourages catcalls around the street (6)
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27242
Chifonie GROUSE Find fault in game (6)
Birds in Greek river (6)
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26264
Chifonie ORPHAN Waif in pub in African port (6)
Deprived child in pub in African port (6)
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24431
Chifonie CHOPSTICKS Implements used to prepare firewood (10)
Implements used to prepare firewood (10)
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25578
Chifonie TEACHEST Try keeping every one in case (3,5)
Drills type of junction box (3,5)
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27061
Chifonie SMUT Obscenity makes stomachs turn (4)
Coarseness makes stomachs turn (4)
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27331
Chifonie NONET Nobody has time for band (5)
Ensemble performing without protection? (5)
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23654
Chifonie BENT Grass is set (4)
Knight in venture that's dishonest (4)
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23506
Chifonie DECAMP Flee city in the rain (6)
Edward caught tucking into dripping in desert (6)
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26306
Chifonie ESCALATE Raise case being resolved tardily (8)
Intensify destruction of a celesta (8)
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26999
Chifonie NONAGE Nobody keeps a German in a state of immaturity (6)
A number pester partner in a state of immaturity (6)
Nobody detains a girl below the age of consent (6)
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27394
Chifonie EDITOR Rising current requires alternative adaptor (6)
Newsman travelled up without it (6)
Computer program overturned current operations research (6)
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25844
Chifonie STANDARD Type of fruit tree, or evergreen (8)
Specification for booth on a street (8)
Fruit tree or evergreen (8)
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26324
Chifonie OFFERED Poor earl, showing embarrassment, proposed (7)
Turned European left-wing? That's proposed! (7)
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26630
Chifonie OLIVE Duck breathing in tree (5)
Nothing's charged for fruit (5)
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26520
Chifonie STALL See giant hedge (5)
Bob's lofty hedge (5)
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22636
Chifonie RINSE Nationalist during upturn becomes flush (5)
Swill some beer in Serbia (5)
Nationalist in revolt may cause a splash (5)
24748
25105
26520
Chifonie RIDGE Fret for German leader during trip (5)
Arête has German in a spin (5)
Travel across German mountain range (5)
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27514
Chifonie PART Usual time to say goodbye (4)
Leave when the gin's knocked back (4)
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24620
Chifonie TABLE Rumour about second-class furniture (5)
Lie about second-class food (5)
22113
23751
Chifonie AWARD A charge leads to a verdict (5)
A minor trophy (5)
22113
23267
Chifonie RETINUE Staff regret keeping key money (7)
Soldiers about to join up in train (7)
22113
24806
Chifonie SIGNATURE Giants rue faked endorsement (9)
Endorsement for Sicilian leaders' good temperament (9)
22113
27331
Chifonie CHERUB Queen tucks into fish and lamb (6)
Angel gives revolutionary massage (6)
23608
27029
Chifonie HACK A horse's cough (4)
Journalist gets chop (4)
23608
25662
Chifonie CHERRY Girl's call about fruit (6)
Fruit for girl to shout about (6)
23608
26873
Chifonie OBESE A sample of the Globe's exhibition stout (5)
A sample of the Globe's exhibition stout (5)
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27119
Chifonie ELEMENT Member of crew in Spain gave permission (7)
Trace oriental allowed to keep chess pieces (7)
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27089
Chifonie ELAPSED Journalist hides mistake that slipped by (7)
Pleased criminal passed by (7)
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26733
Chifonie SERENGETI Green site developed for National Park (9)
Tiger seen frolicking in animal sanctuary (9)
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26386
Chifonie BRIDEWELL Union member thriving in jail (9)
Union member thriving in jail (9)
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24748
Chifonie AGREEMENT A salute keeps people in harmony (9)
A welcome keeps people in sympathy (9)
24342
24685
Chifonie INGRES Painter cut admission (6)
Singer disturbed painter (6)
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26070
Chifonie TURNOUT Assembly sees solicitor grasping vessel (7)
Audience sees solicitor grasping vessel (7)
25681
27119
Chifonie ANGER Risk losing head or spleen (5)
Some strangers give offence (5)
22826
25602
Chifonie ELEVEN A number in the Spanish flat (6)
The Spanish nonetheless produce a cricket team (6)
The French rejected uniform for soccer team (6)
25235
25482
25928
Chifonie SMELLARAT Suspect lets alarm off (5,1,3)
Become suspicious when Pasternak heroine stuffs fish (5,1,3)
25259
25547
Chifonie DETRITUS Rubbish put out? It rusted! (8)
Rubbish put out? It rusted (8)
25259
27355
Chifonie FALLEN Everyone in Slough surrendered (6)
Fine US comic is dead (6)
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25988
Chifonie ESOTERICA English drunkard getting Heather's deep secrets (9)
Trio cease inducing dark secrets (9)
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26678
Chifonie SUNDER Split up left-wing union (6)
Split up left-wing union (6)
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27496
Chifonie LAPEL Students keeping primate in a flap (5)
Many imitate student in a flap (5)
23678
24248
Chifonie ACCEPT Swallow mushroom during execution (6)
Welcome law restricting fungal growth (6)
23678
26701
Chifonie TEMPTRESS Supply lock for siren (9)
Stand-in gets lock for siren (9)
23678
27295
Chifonie DELOS Winter transport carrying Oscar back to island (5)
Greek island where duke raised fish (5)
23678
24974
Chifonie IRATE Angry plagiarist loses patience, initially (5)
Raider losing copper is angry (5)
23678
26306
Chifonie AGENT Period with conservationists is a factor (5)
Period with conservationists is a factor (5)
23678
26581
Chifonie DEODORANT Nothing girl put in hole hides smell (9)
Nothing girl put in hole hides smell (9)
24806
27072
Chifonie TRADESMAN Smart dean used skilled worker (9)
Worker met Sandra dancing (9)
24843
26034
Chifonie SEMINAR Engineer remains in workshop (7)
Study group in airmen's mess (7)
24843
27265
Chifonie RIDER Equestrian qualification (5)
Control rare condition (5)
13's condition? (5)
24843
26105
27380
Chifonie PENANCE Change brought about an act of punishment (7)
Zionist leader leaves Cornish town as act of atonement (7)
Coppers brought about an act of self-punishment (7)
24843
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27295
Chifonie ADAMANT First person supported by a conservation group is determined (7)
First person overseeing worker is determined (7)
24843
25434
Chifonie ETHOS Those wayward attitudes (5)
Attitude of model wearing messy hose (5)
Standards in Internet hosting (5)
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24806
Chifonie MACHETE Couple concealing guerrilla's weapon (7)
Spice split by the newly-designed cutter (7)
23057
24558
Chifonie DILATED Acted without past being enlarged upon (7)
Acted without deceased becoming bloated (7)
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26929
Chifonie REPROBATE Shameless prostitute cuts back payment (9)
Villain gets money returned without spin doctor (9)
23057
26595
Chifonie NURTURE Turner originally toured posh school (7)
Run true to form in school (7)
23057
23106
Chifonie RILKE Poet upset about king (5)
Right type to meet English poet (5)
23122
26701
Chifonie OFFENDER Miscreant makes proposition about outcome (8)
Miscreant makes proposition about the outcome (8)
22898
27313
Chifonie ASHORE Mineral remains first on land (6)
Initially amphibians stay on land (6)
Initially, amphibians stay on land (6)
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27013
Chifonie CREDIT Have faith in good exam result (6)
See 1
Believe King Charles's correct (6)
Tory tried wrecking reputation (6)
22537
25163
26505
26595
Chifonie HONESTLY Virtuous when keeping gang on the level (8)
Plant encircles lake? No kidding! (8)
24119
27265
Chifonie ILLNESS It could give one a bad head (7)
It could give one a bad head (7)
24144
27139
Chifonie CHEAP Budget for lots and lots (5)
Shoddy cold store (5)
26015
27139
Chifonie PLASTERED Penny survived, holding soldier tight (9)
Penny continued holding soldier tight (9)
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27072
Chifonie HABITAT Environment Tabitha created (7)
A short time in, for example, Derby's environment (7)
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22826
Chifonie ERGOT Queen contracted fungal disease (5)
King Edward contracted a fungus (5)
22772
23654
Chifonie CLOSET Underground drain in court (6)
Furtive miss appears in court (6)
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23408
Chifonie STARTOUT Leave well-known solicitor (5,3)
Famous tipster hit the road (5,3)
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24525
Chifonie OFLATE Old Etonian acquiring apartment recently (2,4)
Recently Oscar got deflated by egghead (2,4)
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27242
Chifonie ASLEEP General bitten by snake becomes numb (6)
Snake without shelter becomes dormant (6)
Like skin that's turned numb (6)
22799
23654
23773
Chifonie HARDFEELINGS Resentment of English earl during exhausting binges (4,8)
Handles grief badly, showing resentment (4,8)
22772
26165
Chifonie NASCENT New climb shows potential (7)
Name a perfume that's showing potential (7)
22772
25988
Chifonie ENTRAIN Points retinue makes to board (7)
A number without the ability when rising to get on (7)
22772
26480
Chifonie STIPPLE It's spotted having small drink (7)
Dotty results after artist's fifth drink (7)
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25870
Chifonie DEBTOR Rubbish and litter showed up insolvent (6)
One has an obligation to gather up rubbish and litter (6)
24685
26905
Chifonie SINGLETON One alone in wearing a vest (9)
Carol spilled the beans, all alone (9)
24806
26015
Chifonie ADAGE Saw Bill decline (5)
Saw one’s daughter get on (5)
24806
26248
Chifonie ESOTERIC Coterie's wicked secret (8)
Inscrutable Tories assembled in the City (8)
Store ice produced in secret (8)
Inscrutable Tories assembled in the City (8)
24748
25235
26422
27331
Chifonie MINDREADER Pitman hides fear of psychic (4-6)
Collier harbours terror of psychic (4-6)
24715
27448
Chifonie TEAR Charge rent (4)
Drop speed (4)
24715
26520
Chifonie THIGH Model elevated body part (5)
Taxidermist initially given rotting body part (5)
24715
25434
Chifonie ADHERE Stick notice on present (6)
Follow Bill around (6)
Dare he produce stick? (6)
24715
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25602
Chifonie ASTEROID A fashion editor's heavenly body (8)
A drug creates a a heavenly body (8)
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25928
Chifonie AGREE Give consent in Gretna Green (5)
In time soldier gives consent (5)
24885
27119
Chifonie HANDICAP Give current international a disadvantage (8)
Give one international a disadvantage (8)
24748
26905
Chifonie CARPET Covering for drill in wagon (6)
Complain to French joiner getting reprimand (6)
24248
25681
Chifonie TROTSKY A revolutionary runs Kentucky (7)
Communist gets to run? Heavens! (7)
24248
27171
Chifonie INTENSIVE Like the decimal system, setter's becoming rigorous (9)
Popular numbers I have detailed (9)
24257
27171
Chifonie INSERT Still containing special implant (6)
Still retaining Sunday supplement (6)
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27013
Chifonie PIPER Player finds promenade without parking (5)
Musician is quiet in supporting part (5)
22235
26929
Chifonie TENOR Catch up on alternative humour (5)
Catch up on alternative trend (5)
22235
22826
Chifonie TEETOTAL Dabbler consumes energy drink when on the waggon (8)
Supporter, on the whole, is temperate (8)
22235
25928
Chifonie AGUE This fever is uncertain with onset unseen (4)
Fever is universal in advancing years (4)
22235
24203
Chifonie APRON A couple working in protective clothing (5)
A couple working in protective clothing (5)
22235
25602
Chifonie NAIL Claw caused knight pain (4)
Love taking in a fixer (4)
22235
25844
Chifonie PRESENTER Broadcaster here with the Queen (9)
Host attending the Queen (9)
22235
27265
Chifonie SPOT Small amount in a small container (4)
Holy man keeps Jerry in place (4)
Little bit of jam (4)
22235
23608
26151
Chifonie PRESTO Topers getting wrecked quickly (6)
River-borne spider is very fast (6)
Quickly dump surplus in river (6)
22898
24843
26165
Chifonie OVERTHEAIR Public beneficiary receives a broadcast (4,3,3)
Obvious successor holds a broadcast (4,3,3)
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26520
Chifonie BALINESE The railway in an army camp on an island (8)
Army headquarters frames occupation of an Asian island (8)
21769
21845
Chifonie PRIMROSE Plain language written about border flower (8)
Sprinkler required after Penny gets border plant (8)
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26248
Chifonie DORMOUSE Rodent roomed with us unfortunately (8)
Rodent has somewhere to sleep by the river (8)
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26480
Chifonie IGNITE Brown coal left off fire (6)
Brown coal left off fire (6)
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Chifonie CINEMA Spooks beset people returning from place of entertainment (6)
A mince pie is an art form (6)
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24248
Chifonie CLEMENTI Writer of note from Fair Isle (8)
Forgiving towards Italian composer (8)
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21845
Chifonie SKILLET Cooking utensil for butcher in film scene (7)
Group keeps prey in cooking pan (7)
Butcher breaks bent pan (7)
21644
22034
23099
Chifonie MENAGERIE People coming to Silver Lake for a show of animals (9)
People, I agree, upset a collection of animals (9)
Ermine age terribly in a zoo (9)
21644
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27380
Chifonie TITAN Colossus represented by half-hearted artist (5)
Half-hearted artist, object of 20 (5)
Vermouth drunk by bronze colossus (5)
21644
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24119
Chifonie MATELOT Sailor gives lashings in support of ship's officer (7)
Sailor gives lashings in support of officer (7)
21644
27265
Chifonie ELAPSE In a riot please slip away (6)
Slip away and head off setback (6)
Please arrange pass (6)
Pass by the Spanish church feature (6)
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26536
27217
Chifonie PAWNEE Brave uncle (6)
The old man's wife's born a Native American (6)
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27013
Chifonie EXEMPT Discharge from old drain cut (6)
Release many to drill under river (6)
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27424
Chifonie INFERTILE Conclude shingle is unproductive (9)
Presume oriental settled back to be unproductive (9)
24620
25259
Chifonie MERIT Talent encountered when touring Rhode Island (5)
Value gathered when assimilating scripture (5)
24558
25204
Chifonie ENTERTAIN Log reservists in harbour (9)
Intern ate stew in harbour (9)
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25434
Chifonie FEVERISH Restless swimmer is eating continually (8)
Woman at all times is hot and restless (8)
Excited swimmer is eating continually (8)
23360
27029
27217
Chifonie SENT Discharged pronounced smell (4)
Thrilled by pronounced smell (4)
23360
26151
Chifonie ASTOUNDING 'Arry takes part in a scam? That's shocking! (10)
'Arry takes part in a scam? That's surprising! (10)
23360
23408
Chifonie RHEUMATIC A cur hit me unexpectedly and I'm in pain (9)
Irate chum upset? He's quite ill (9)
25225
27061
Chifonie DRAINAGE Water soaking away from bedraggled gardenia (8)
Water soaking away when daughter showers for a long period (8)
21769
25345
Chifonie VERONESE Person in poem is a painter (8)
Painter overseen by arrangement (8)
21829
25235
Chifonie BOOTES Footwear worn by Oriental stars (6)
Footwear worn by English stars (6)
21829
26374
Chifonie ADVICE Failing to support a director's recommendation (6)
Notice weakness after promotion (6)
21829
27424
Chifonie BASTILLE Work the land in infamous prison (8)
Work the land in infamous prison (8)
21829
27061
Chifonie STAGECOACH The drama teacher's carriage? (10)
Old vehicle for the drama teacher? (10)
21829
25662
Chifonie PROMOTION Pushing for progress (9)
Pushing for progress (9)
24685
27242
Chifonie LEARNED King Edward is erudite (7)
Many deserved to be erudite (7)
24620
26359
Chifonie EMIT Give out over a period (4)
Egghead gets to US university? Give off! (4)
23106
26264
Chifonie RASH Rex remains impulsive (4)
Queen remains headstrong (4)
23122
26678
Chifonie APOLLO A handsome youth is a beginner in a sport (6)
Answer question put by Oscar, the patron of poetry (6)
23122
24285
Chifonie SPIT Heartlessly betrayed lookalike (4)
Small stone from coastal feature (4)
23122
23360
Chifonie ATROPINE Drug for sick painter inhaling oxygen (8)
Taro cooked — hunger for drug (8)
23122
26422
Chifonie BEVY Turkish officer seizes five of a group of girls (4)
Turkish officer seizes five of a group of girls (4)
22325
23106
Chifonie IMPORTUNER International dealer retains a French pimp (10)
Trafficker retains a French solicitor (10)
24098
27355
Chifonie ENDEAR Win when giving complete attention (6)
Win earned fraudulently (6)
24098
24119
Chifonie SEVERE Disconnect electricity? Initially that's dangerous! (6)
Hard always being in a corner (6)
24098
26610
Chifonie OUTRIGHT Totally unacceptable Tory (8)
Absolutely impossible Conservative (8)
24098
26248
Chifonie INNER Champion releases arrow ending just outside the bull (5)
Wrongdoer decapit­ated? That's concealed! (5)
24203
26468
Chifonie NOBLE Half-heartedly incapacitate an aristocrat (5)
Half-heartedly incapacitate an aristocrat (5)
25972
27526
Chifonie ATTEST Witness at big match (6)
Give evidence as Tory leader in an investigation (6)
25988
26199
Chifonie MAYFLY Insect can escape (6)
Insect can escape (6)
25988
27526
Chifonie SCAN Screening is not completely inadequate (4)
Search about in tin (4)
24377
27217
Chifonie LOATHE Turner accepts love and hate (6)
Hate seeing the French keeping a promise (6)
24408
25163
Chifonie NOVICE Trainee without bad habits (6)
Probationer finds old book in French resort (6)
Virtuous student? (6)
24570
25345
26468
Chifonie TOLLBOOTH Ring Mrs Blair professionally where charge is made (9)
Ring assassin, where charge is made (9)
24638
27155
Chifonie TRAVERSE Trustee's ill-disposed and cross (8)
Reject paintings and poetry being cross (8)
24408
25578
Chifonie SCREEN Guard noticed protecting crown (6)
Riddle of knight found under a pile of loose rock (6)
26630
26816
Chifonie REINFORCE Strengthen and control troops (9)
Strengthen and control troops (9)
25302
27496
Chifonie EXTRACT Caught after no ball when cutting (7)
Passage from old pamphlet (7)
25434
27072
Chifonie LHASA Sovereign owns a capital (5)
Luxembourg possesses a capital (5)
22113
25082
Chifonie CITADEL Odd dialect in fortress (7)
Strange dialect in fort­ress (7)
22113
26034
Chifonie COASTER Estimator includes a boat (7)
Trading vessel or schooner may be put on it (7)
22113
25048
Chifonie EXECUTANT River separated worker from performer (9)
Former employer in­itially axed worker for performing (9)
22113
25163
Chifonie ELECTRA Vengeful daughter to choose gunman (7)
Pick artist to portray vengeful daughter (7)
22158
25824
Chifonie RECAP Racehorse going uphill is run over (5)
Walker turned up to be run over (5)
22158
25204
Chifonie EMBED Decoration held by journalist in Bury (5)
Teddy receives medal in Bury (5)
22158
23713
Chifonie CORELLI Composer's heart's bad when climbing (7)
Composer's heart's bad when climbing (7)
22158
26015
Chifonie EPSILON Greek character gets over speech defect in time (7)
Greek character bust one's lip (7)
22158
24342
Chifonie RESIN Sticky stuff initially stuck in hold (5)
Tree product initially stopped during check (5)
22158
26838
Chifonie LEAFAGE General hides a cigarette in the greenery (7)
General has a cigarette in the greenery (7)
Have a cigarette in shelter of the greenery (7)
22158
25705
27185
Chifonie PLEASED Glad when parking's rented (7)
Beg to keep southeast happy (7)
24867
25315
Chifonie TOSCALE Italian opera the French see in proportion (2,5)
A closet designed proportionately (2,5)
25048
26595
Chifonie INDUS ’Are Krishna's river (5)
A river in Hindustan (5)
24867
25547
Chifonie ARCHITECT Girl established church is within expertise of designer (9)
Designer makes Catholic dose with ecstasy during play (9)
24867
25434
Chifonie TRENCHANT Transport leaders fascin­ate when driving (9)
Ditch worker for biting (9)
24867
25148
Chifonie STRICT When detective inspector leaves area, it becomes tough (6)
Uncompromising way religious teaching gets to court (6)
Hard to control soldier leaving (6)
24377
27171
27242
Chifonie SEANCE Church supports Irishman in spirit-raising (6)
Irish lad gets to church for mystical meeting (6)
24241
26929
Chifonie RIDE Spain backs free travel (4)
Spain supports free travel (4)
24322
27424
Chifonie SCRAPE Casper resolved predicament (6)
Clean fight with oriental (6)
24285
26439
Chifonie STOP Prevent vessels turning back (4)
Prevent vessels capsizing (4)
Blockage in colon, say (4)
24224
26701
26873
Chifonie GENTRY Force admission to the upper classes (6)
Upper classes make good with admission (6)
24224
25780
Chifonie CHASTISE Scold is indecent? (8)
Scold is indecent (8)
24224
27424
Chifonie HIPPOCRATES Trendy Italian banker boxes celebrated doctor (11)
Trendy Italian banker boxes celebrated doctor (11)
24224
27514
Chifonie CATERPILLAR Supply support vehicle (11)
Supply post providing grub (11)
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Chifonie SPOILSPORT Killjoy prizes wine (10)
Plunder left for killjoy (10)
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Chifonie INDOLENT Lazy old Liberal detained by order (8)
It's popular to perform, fast or slow (8)
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Chifonie SLUR To drink loudly, not quietly, is an insult (4)
Starts to seem ludicrous under resounding disparagement (4)
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Chifonie SPELLBOUND Possessed time to be shown over vault (10)
Transported skip after a while (10)
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Chifonie NEARMISS Lucky escape for mean spinster (4,4)
Narrow escape for ship after marine disaster (4,4)
Narrow escape for mean young lady (4,4)
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Chifonie STICKY It's difficult to stab Yankee (6)
Difficult to get on with youth leader (6)
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Chifonie DETAILED Intricate - like Three Blind Mice? (8)
Action involving detective is comprehensive (8)
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Chifonie ASHRAM King held in a bogus retreat (6)
A quiet drive to religious retreat (6)
Redhead enters a make-believe retreat (6)
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26455
Chifonie FAIR They say the food's tolerable (4)
Light show (4)
Pretty loud voice (4)
The food sounds OK (4)
Just fine (4)
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27185
Chifonie ADONIS Handsome youth rejected wickedness after trouble (6)
A tutor is a handsome lad (6)
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Chifonie DECANTER A vessel does when about to tilt (8)
A vessel does when about to tilt (8)
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27185
Chifonie SISKIN Winger is wearing coat (6)
Bob is related to winger (6)
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Chifonie TOPSECRET Classified summits on exotic Crete (3-6)
Sensitive tot creeps about (3,6)
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Chifonie SOAPOPERA Drama as Father Time takes American (4,5)
Flattery works in drama (4,5)
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Chifonie ELEGY See about, say, a funeral song (5)
See about, say, a poem (5)
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Chifonie TRENDY Aim to keep close in (6)
Attempt to keep close in (6)
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Chifonie CELEBRITY Star born during expedition (9)
Star born during expedition (9)
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Chifonie EVENT Bridge player opening tournament (5)
Ethiopian leader opening tournament (5)
Woman books for occasion (5)
Regular time for fixture (5)
Player's opening match (5)
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Chifonie ENCHANT Penny's restrained from liking charm (7)
Penny's restrained from liking charm (7)
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Chifonie ACTAEON The hunter hunted for work over a long time (7)
The hunter hunted for work over a long time (7)
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Chifonie INSTALLED This month every edition is placed (9)
This month every edition is placed (9)
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25148
Chifonie EVENS Quits endless competition with son (5)
Quits competitions, being short of time (5)
Unexcited when getting second chance (5)
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Chifonie REPAST Soldier's gone for a meal (6)
Soldier’s gone for a meal (6)
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Chifonie AGENTS A convenience for intermediaries (6)
Spies like keeping man (6)
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Chifonie OCARINA Old empress giving away last instrument (7)
Old stars play this (7)
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Chifonie PIERROT Before the nonsense there's support for the entertainer (7)
Entertainer sees support collapse (7)
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Chifonie OREGANO Shakespearean girl rings round for herb (7)
Herb loves holding Shakespearean (7)
Plant spectacles on mad king's daughter (7)
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Chifonie APARTMENT A time to retain some servants in the home (9)
Social worker keeping duty engineer in accommodation (9)
A model keeps some servants in accommodation (9)
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26165
Chifonie SPRIG Knight leaves spa for shoot (5)
Branch displaying special equipment (5)
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Chifonie PULSE Seeds taking some beating (5)
Food item for one's heart-throb (5)
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Chifonie NANKEEN New article needs sharp material (7)
Material makes granny cry (7)
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Chifonie TERRAIN Queen appears in school ground (7)
Queen opens school ground (7)
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Chifonie INTRUDE One turned awkwardly and thrust oneself forward (7)
Meddle, in time getting offensive (7)
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Chifonie ARSENAL Magazine shows money in the sea (7)
Magazine shows ways gunners retreated (7)
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Chifonie ANGERED Tipsy grandee gets bitter (7)
Maddened by exploding grenade (7)
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Chifonie GAINSBOROUGH Artist gets Bob endlessly agitated (12)
Artist gets Bob endlessly agitated (12)
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Chifonie HANDKERCHIEF Long to dress daughter with outstanding accessory (12)
Long to dress daughter with outstanding accessory (12)
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Chifonie EPICURE English beauty losing heart to person of taste (7)
Ambitious banker has great taste (7)
Ambitious banker has great taste (7)
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Chifonie ECLAIR Celia altered recipe for cake (6)
Alice formulated recipe for cake (6)
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Chifonie MENSWEAR People promise clothing (8)
Staff curse clothing (8)
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Chifonie ALIMENTAL Ill man ate stew that's nutritious (9)
All meat in stew is nutritious (9)
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Chifonie PLEASE Satisfy parking agreement (6)
Give satisfaction to clergyman getting contract (6)
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Chifonie STARTING Tell about pastry that's going off (8)
Setting out pictures in swindle (8)
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Chifonie WHEATEAR Bird shows passion in display (8)
Don eats roast bird (8)
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Chifonie DWELLING House a large number streaming forth (8)
Bit of dampness seeping up in the house (8)
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Chifonie ELIJAH Prophet in jail? He's upset! (6)
Prophet in jail? He's upset! (6)
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Chifonie KNIGHT Man said to be dark (6)
Man closely wrapped up in himself (6)
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Chifonie ARNICA Popular artist upset about bruise treatment (6)
American in car damaged plant (6)
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Chifonie THREAT Risk of nurse taking heroin (6)
Danger for doctor taking heroin (6)
Mad Hatter in danger (6)
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26374
Chifonie PANDA Great beast's godfather? (5)
Criticise Russian approval for great beast (5)
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Chifonie INCARNATE It's essential to apprehend road user in the flesh (9)
It's essential to apprehend road user in the flesh (9)
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Chifonie IMPRUDENCE Folly of king interrupting disrespectful behaviour (10)
Folly of Romeo interrupting disrespectful behaviour (10)
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Chifonie STYE Beastly home earl finds an eyesore? (4)
Beastly home earl finds a 7 (4)
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Chifonie TORMENT Annoy people being in the wrong (7)
People in the wrong producing annoyance (7)
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27013
Chifonie SPEEDWELL Veronica makes career profitable (9)
Despatch spring flower (9)
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Chifonie ENTRAP Deceive parent maliciously (6)
Deceive parent wickedly (6)
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Chifonie ACTOR Empty-headed steward is juvenile (5)
Player fell after a collision, initially (5)
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26374
Chifonie HOIST Raise one gets in the army (5)
Tackle one interrupting entertainer (5)
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Chifonie AGGRAVATED Exasperated with Dave and ragtag ensemble (10)
Greg 'ad a VAT mix-up that made matters worse (10)
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Chifonie ERATO Patron of the arts in danger at opening night (5)
Daughter of Zeus in danger at Olympiad (5)
Patron of the arts a soldier turned to (5)
Patron of the arts in That Riviera Touch (5)
Time to muse (5)
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Chifonie CORPOREAL Soldier without energy is not spiritual (9)
Soldier without energy is not spiritual (9)
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Chifonie TORMENTOR Persecutor fell upon guide (9)
Bully fell upon teacher (9)
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Chifonie GUTTER Threaten to go out in the Channel (6)
Threaten to go out in Golf, say (6)
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Chifonie ADAMSALE A hindrance to marketing of water (5,3)
Bill gets a million marketing water (5,3)
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Chifonie TILLER Ploughman makes lines in a row (6)
Ploughman makes lines in row (6)
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Chifonie PERSIA Moving praise for the old country (6)
Praise exotic old country (6)
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Chifonie ORANGE Old variety of fruit (6)
Called into old emporium initially for fruit (6)
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Chifonie BRASSERIE Club entertains queen in restaurant (9)
Restaurant for staff officers by a lake (9)
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Chifonie INTACT Sound batting requires perception (6)
Much-liked delicacy is perfect (6)
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Chifonie TAIL Train makes Tory leader feel off colour (4)
Tory leader has pain in bum (4)
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Chifonie PIMENTO People in depression love this vegetable (7)
Self-righteous people finally uproot old plant (7)
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Chifonie HADES Pluto tolerated bridge opponents (5)
Pluto gets sunglasses off first (5)
Section broken off sunglasses? Hell! (5)
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Chifonie CHEAT Rogue has bird taking ecstasy (5)
Charlie's passion for fraud (5)
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Chifonie VILLAIN Scoundrel proud to admit cruelty (7)
Football team elected rogue (7)
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Chifonie NOSTRUM Most run out of medicine (7)
New ’otelier's strange potion (7)
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Chifonie OVERCAST Threatening accomplished performers (8)
Finished with model? That's a bit dim! (8)
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27265
Chifonie SADDLE Tax theologian in market (6)
Charge theologian during auction (6)
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25602
Chifonie ACRID Bitter cold in desert (5)
Bill's free to be bitter (5)
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25362
Chifonie CORKSCREW Irish county team pulls out the stops (9)
Irish county's team can pull out the stops (9)
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Chifonie RETRACT Withdraw touching monograph (7)
Repudiate religious education booklet (7)
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27089
Chifonie FREIGHTER Note carried by plane or ship (9)
About to enter aircraft carrier (9)
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Chifonie HORSE Husky is said to be a large creature (5)
Stockings getting runs in clothes drier (5)
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Chifonie EXCRETE Evacuate from island (7)
Pass former partner on Greek island (7)
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Chifonie MISSAL Girl with a Latin prayer book (6)
Note girl put back in prayer book (6)
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Chifonie BRANDY Bachelor's amorous spirit (6)
Mark has yen for strong drink (6)
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25259
Chifonie PEEP Look both ways (4)
Look both ways (4)
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27448
Chifonie AVATAR Embodiment of a Virginia mariner (6)
A sailor tours museum for manifestation of a god (6)
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25988
Chifonie STAY Speak about time for holiday (4)
Support postponement (4)
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25681
Chifonie SECT Faction is first-rate without the French (4)
Faction agreed to accommodate Charlie (4)
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26855
Chifonie RANGE Called expedition leader for compass (5)
Scope of anger management (5)
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Chifonie SCOURGE Son with pluck exorcising a curse (7)
Son has pluck exorcising a curse (7)
Officer in a rush to inflict punishment … (7)
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26505
Chifonie RINGFENCE All-round protection for telephone receiver (4,5)
Assign funds solely for telephone receiver (4-5)
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Chifonie UNION Public sector workers giving up Sunday league (5)
Marriage in the old workhouse (5)
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Chifonie NECTARINE Fruit produced in a recent development (9)
Fruit sadly aren't nice (9)
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26199
Chifonie BANSHEE Woman in torment shows spirit (7)
Woman in torment shows spirit (7)
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Chifonie ORCHESTRA Her co-star upset the players (9)
Common soldiers box artists or musicians (9)
Trunk kept in old car by amateur players (9)
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25681
Chifonie OPERATION Frank accepts relationship in business (9)
Undertaking a speech about training (9)
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Chifonie GENERIC Boy after information that's comprehensive (7)
Comprehensive kid after information (7)
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Chifonie STRANGENESS Worry about endless fury with navy irregularity (11)
Emphasise taking in article with information about oddity (11)
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26455
Chifonie TRADESECRET Street cred — a fusion of special expertise (5,6)
Detects rare fusion of special expertise (5,6)
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25578
Chifonie FURORE Verbal warning about union rep initially causing uproar (6)
Commotion upset our ref (6)
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Chifonie SCOW Small beast is lighter (4)
Vessel for plant containing cocaine (4)
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Chifonie DIPLOMAT Envoy gets certificate on time (8)
Embassy official gets certificate on time (8)
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Chifonie AMRITSAR Rita's arm is broken in India (8)
Emperor backed morning scripture lessons in India … (8)