Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 28,116 – Apr 24 2020 – Puzzle Answers

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword.

Clues Answers
… begging rector to quit coughing up PAYING
50% off Royalist’s wine CAVA
Article about one following crook THIEF
Cat tiptoes around in underwear PETTICOATS
Crack, Viagra, injecting cocaine and ecstasy at church residence … VICARAGE
Deregulation left big airlines in trouble LIBERALISING
Doctor: ‘ … er, you’re still lacking determination’ IRRESOLUTELY
During flights, we push back seats PEWS
European cry at a bullfight under pressure POLE
Feeble, energy dropping? Become animate WAKE
Feeling of anger from pledge to marry? Run for good ENRAGEMENT
Figure skater’s endlessly upset to hide Queen’s disease from sheep LIVERROT
Foreign state finally caps toxic waste EXOTIC
Gerrard’s dribbling around United’s area for defensive players REARGUARDS
Goes without outer garments when it’s this? HOT
He’s a wizard craftsman POTTER
How bird might attack pig in London? Peckham
Husband’s mistake at home? Gutting ginormous fish! HERRINGS
Maybe Venus shall aim poorly on first serve WILLIAMS
Mischievous piece on man of the cloth ARCHBISHOP
Moving east, the navy is behind ASTERN
Praised twin somersaulting over short boy LAUDED
Productive story needs no introduction ARABLE
Properties of 19 rivers HOUSES
Ruthless king invades? Had a little trap recalled HARDBITTEN
Sculptor, extraordinary inside? MOORE
Those searching find M is his and ____ FISHERS
Unable to toss buyer over river in Kent CANTERBURY
Unit expresses surprise with onset of march OHM
Where to worship American actress TEMPLE