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The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,545 – Jun 25 2018

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Brown junior soundly beaten? SUNTANNED
Cast leading pair in third series THROW
Consider introducing collars round poisonous plant RATSBANE
Dance, or eastern ball of sorts, going west BOLERO
Dodgy handler, one of many at Aintree? FENCE
Drive first person boarding cleaner, low-level transport PUSHCHAIR
Fast no doubt broken by backsliding church SECURELY
Gnome’s promotion coming with maturity ADAGE
Instrument you fake for listeners? I’m not sure EUPHONIUM
International alliance putting a boundary up AXIS
Leaders not quite what the Queen of Hearts ordered, say? Headsofstate
Lecher lines up at end of day SATYR
Like groups on vacation, getting money by selling things off ASSETSTRIPPING
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Look out for GI avoiding complex debriefing BEFRIEND
Nutmeg’s in tiddly state in a small cafe ESTAMINET
Provincial county short of land for deportees at one time? DOWNUNDER
Put paid to journalists concealing name ENDED
Redundant staff are often kept on, Republican admitted RETRAINED
Revived fur trade’s criminal FRAUDSTER
Revolutionary children’s writer having no time for dramatist IBSEN
Romanian garden yielding fruit MANDARINORANGE
Routine problem for emerging divers lacking second potty ROUNDTHEBEND
Small vessel raised after master abandons her TEACUP
Smallest member in Oxford, possibly? LITTLETOE
Stop cricket side going on holiday LEAVEOFF
Takes short trips, full of energy and aspirations HOPES
What those waiting do to start play? SERVE