Crossword Puzzle Info

The Telegraph – CRYPTIC CROSSWORD NO: 29,743 – Aug 2 2021 Crossword Answer

Published in The Telegraph Cryptic Crossword.

Clues Answers
Actor, drama queen? PLAYER
Armada with no time to escape FLEE
Before anything else, see leading article inside INTHEFIRSTPLACE
Carol’s first partner, plump CHUBBY
Chatter about right clothing GARB
Court order: one in residence affected DECREENISI
Deliveries, unusually large close to Christmas BUMPERS
Do brief amendment SHORTCHANGE
Electronic sensor has nurse full of foreboding CARDREADER
Favourite student — young Frank Sinatra, perhaps? BLUEEYEDBOY
French football club, Reims, all upset about base MARSEILLE
Guide’s phrase in need of translation SHERPA
Have nothing with last of gin OWN
How goods may be dispatched in van poor pal damaged ONAPPROVAL
Marvellous agent, American, returned SUPER
Massive memorial overlooking a lake MONUMENTAL
Mother and daughter, very angry MAD
Natural successor, that woman touring India HEIR
Odd stone on practice area STRANGE
Old sailor’s weapon nicked by young woman CUTLASS
Poem in English on ending of slavery ELEGY
Rearrange an overdue attempt ENDEAVOUR
Rest of British more readily accepting lead from Europe BREATHER
Round fired by every gun in wood — screech heard, exposing game BEACHVOLLEYBALL
Sort on pitch always given similar roles? TYPECAST
Swear-word used in set-to at home OATH
Team overcome, losing a wager SIDEBET
Young lady, not entirely suitable — a square peg in a round hole, maybe MISFIT