Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,686 – Dec 7 2018

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword. Tags: , , , .

Clues Answers
… mark in smalls remains STICKS
27 on pub game LOCALDERBY
Breakfast supplier back to cook scrambled egg roll right away KELLOGG
Crude painting? What gallery finally frames? EARTHY
Fire single sniper shot INSPIRE
Foreign film ALIEN
Great first love letter OMEGA
Groom mostly attractive and sweet COMFIT
Help to protect Britain; politician that might cause upset SOBSTORY
Improved attention span for top-grade student HEALED
Meeting Charlie in one boozer ASCOT
Mismanage second team that’s winning SCREWUP
Model to pose for job TASK
Now feel bad about director cutting salary PRESENTDAY
One gave charity millions, one recluse admits ALMONER
One maybe put on runs: deliveries knocked over the top OVERSHIRT
Part of organ not quite audible around old church COCHLEA
Patient one cross in place for work JOBCENTRE
Play score and hear a classic, perhaps HORSERACE
Power arm? A special gym to work out for sporting event? PARALYMPICGAMES
Red backs? Lilo tip for swimming pool POCKETBILLIARDS
Relating to listener in two ticks OTIC
Rider thrown off maiden DRIER
Smalls remain outside for idle … LINGERIE
They bow as terrorist group gets time in prison CELLISTS
Wearing eye make-up, Britney Spears primarily concealing bags BINLINERS
Were covers not stained ultimately in the morning with this? WETDREAM
Winged sandals in Australia? American’s going out TALARIA