Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,799 – April 18 2019

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Clues Answers
A single rock’s hiding top lady’s shorts ONEREELERS
Black bishop rings Times about Young Conservatives BOYCOTT
Cleans feet crossing river HOOVERS
Community on holiday like beds in caravans FOLDAWAY
Cup-and-ball in past helping child in tavern POTBOY
Dandy perhaps stuffs old note in volume COMIC
Exponent of 14 fell defending a service KARNO
Fatty Arbuckle, initially poised, cracks up ADIPOSE
Friend’s about to tolerate knockabout antics SLAPSTICK
Hand over a scene describing The Great Dictator? FASCIST
He wants things just so ropes etc fit in buggy PERFECTIONIST
Improved script about western ceremony REWRITE
In the Channel Islands everyone has a duty to arrange transport CALLATAXI
Joe’s over in a small sports bar serving woman ABIGAIL
Like early 10s, one’s rising fast SILENT
MC occasionally bears gift after promotion PRESENTER
Notice books in the 19? SPOTLIT
Ollie nervously hosts northern playwright ONEILL
Pay for a, say, revolting series of frames FOOTAGE
Record first of fifty-one starters for Le Mans FILM
Rogue gunmen’s state RASCAL
Ruler found in school ground TERRAIN
Shed light on old school straddling state borders EXPOSED
State’s mean, cutting time AVER
Stump male in role reversal TRAMP
Tender chest after scrubbing front OFFER
They clean tables with excellent mops WAITRESSES
Wag papers etc during trick COMEDIAN
Writer’s Spanish article pricks faint public interest LIMELIGHT