Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,581 – Aug 6 2018

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Clues Answers
ABC sure to injure back RAMSEY
ABC, bird catching worm finally ending in despair CRANMER
ABC, gesture eloquent in the extreme BECKET
ABC, mind and body ultimately CAREY
ABC, old character touring Sark etc RUNCIE
Capital briefly storing pretty vacant old documents PAPYRI
Capital punishment method once STOCKS
Challenging in game, chip balls up? IMPEACHING
Cutters suffice, or otherwise COIFFEURS
Dignitary ill-equipped? NOTABLE
Figure everyone can see boarding express STATUE
Five notes on paper this soothing? FACECREAM
Happy with Conservative post, perhaps? UPRIGHT
Clues Answers
Held back — like flowering plants, perhaps? STEMMED
In crib, a beautiful young child BABE
In decrees, I declare myself ABC WILLIAMS
Just light FAIR
Nectar: it’s spread around top of pork crackling CREPITANT
Not prepared for a picnic to be free? UNHAMPERED
Psycho’s screen exhibitionist meeting death shortly SHOWERCURTAIN
Raise male COCK
Revolutionary abroad embracing victory swagger BRAVADO
Summer in effect’s beginnings for ABC AUGUSTINE
Unfortunately, dieter’s eaten last of gateau, it’s learned ERUDITE
Voice carried beyond state bridge RIALTO
Where people tried to crawl drunkenly around middle of pub LAWCOURT