Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 28,122 – May 1 2020 – Puzzle Answers

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword.

Clues Answers
A canal Sam renovated in Spain SALAMANCA
Angus touchily withholds enthusiasm GUSTO
Corrupt grown-up English count ADULTERATE
Entertain European in Italian restaurant TREAT
Forced rebel leader to be accepted by peacemaker DROVE
German bolted down mountain pass GATE
Given church land, bishop bursts into song GLEBE
Gossip allowed back to get personal property CHATTEL
Her sins revealed in such hallowed places SHRINES
Homicide drowning novice in more rum STRANGLER
Improve hospital in Cornish town with no parking zone ENHANCE
Iron panel forged to unequalled standard NONPAREIL
It’s popular because the Queen’s inside — that’s not true! INSINCERE
Known in Scotland and in the Home Counties KENT
Landlord has no right to come in ENTER
Light infantry in degrading defeat DEMOLITION
Madness of king’s advancing years RAGE
Maestro presenting opera at home in Ulster TOSCANINI
Notice society girl wearing ring DISMISSAL
Old Bob’s inclined to be very formal STILTED
Pennies I organised in a heap PILED
Prince not getting up for a dance CHARLESTON
Pupil is a bit pliant LISSOME
Rude show entertains the Spanish INDELICATE
Serviceman finds one in metal alloy SOLDIER
Spice assessed and softened by soaking MACERATED
Standing vertically? ERECTNESS
Start of virulent fever is uncertain VAGUE
Threatened staff with a first-class degree MENACED
Tricked theologian to keep up on ecstasy DUPED
Very last trade VEND
Young men found old Penny in the little girls’ room LADDIES