Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,474 – Apr 3 2018

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Clues Answers
12 embraces partners getting married — a regular occurrence NEWMOON
Adult with two 14s around? DAD
Apparently nobody’s 12’s brother died keeping goal UNCLAIMED
City can get on top of old Mexican in New York? LATINO
Crazy about hotel swimming pool location BATHS
Cry in support of kid’s mother that’s not big city material NANKEEN
Final appearance of US actress — good! SWANSONG
Fine and dandy before return match you lost BEAUTIFUL
Issue raised by the Guardian, not the Scotsman, surprisingly DAUGHTER
Killer game HANGMAN
Light up with Scottish smoker during one row ILLUMINE
Mark’s tense opening letter from Crete STIGMA
Nearly time to crash? NIGHTFALL
One of three patriarchs from two different 5s ISAAC
Playing together with no hesi­tation in Jewish quarter GHETTO
Primarily suppress flatulence? The French do SWINDLE
Clues Answers
Running nude not dead hard? Not tried yet UNHEARD
Sex appeal? A ton, when topless OOMPH
Slight hill some say is a monster MINOTAUR
Smearing teacher, having deployed a bug outside home BEDAUBING
So controlling! DOMINANT
Somewhat posh? A topper, perhaps HAT
Sort of office layout extremely unusual in a wine store CELLULAR
Sounding very windy, if one that’ll fly through stormy night shortly HOWLING
Story of Dracula, say ACCOUNT
Tempt one lad to stray LEADON
Tip from Antonio Conte about start of play ACTONE
Trendy female confronts a setter’s notoriety INFAMY
Turning water green NAIVE
Wee condoms, perhaps, if emerging from Spooner’s boxers MIDDLEWEIGHTS
Weird sisters pollarding birches, say WITCHES