Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,509 – May 14 2018

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Clues Answers
A number of Greek characters retired SIX
Actor gets fine regarding fake name FREEMAN
Are two males protecting women’s quarters? HAREEM
Author upset to receive government letter SIGMA
Conservative’s pointless lie TORY
Expert on IMAX flick left near the end PROXIMAL
First dogs on Mars? ROVERS
Heading for rehabilitation, is one held within Pollsmoor’s walls? PRISONER
House 21 (12 read backwards) VILLA
Infusion served up by shaman, as it pours PTISAN
Initially, sharp back pain, when getting onto girl’s telescope SPYGLASS
It makes more country sport, helping to protect champion boxers RURALISATION
Liquidise drink and pour over naked belly SELLUP
National Lottery grips everybody ALL
Noble misses kick-off for Dundee United game CHESS
Clues Answers
Old plot to capture only Troy was made out of date by Americans OBSOLETED
One in church works outside creating religious music PLAINCHANT
Pies and mash prepared by weight EMPHASIS
Rules over Sweden, then quits RESIGNS
Safety barriers on track? GUARDRAILS
Show fat cats dancing BROADCAST
Snooker mishap, provided no fellow is caught INOFF
Styles of penmanship from wearing mittens, by the looks of it ROUNDHANDS
Subject’s alter ego leads plot: the ultimate robbery GEOGRAPHY
Telecom firm acquires another’s plant BEET
Told to raise the spirits, in a way RELATED
Vehicle from space ascending over time takes an age MOTORCYCLE
Vice-captain won’t worry about Wood not starting NUMBERTWO
Wanting egg, cook troubles servants BUTLERS
Where they scientifically test Corbyn’s speeches? LABORATORIES