Crossword No. 18

Richard Puller, Going Postal
© Richard Puller 2018
ACROSSDOWN
8 IRA came and raised money here (7)1 Lower primate into alpha female’s top (4,3)
10 Too old to enter the Gove era (7)2 Potent Hal uses middle of penis for sport (10)
11 Kinky male and female assaulted by Shiites (9)3 Fails with young ladies (6)
12 World leader withdraws from new tax reform, it’s in a state! (5)4 Corbyn’s mime company (6)
13 Stormy pouts at Trump (5)5 Brief external ‘pulse’ leads to having lots of children (8)
14 Egyptian leader’s roper vow: we’ll take control (9)6 Cross ram’s backward philosophy inspires Labour (4)
16 “Le chic” Macron’s favourite speech (6)7 Rene, twist end and attempt to put it back in (2-5)
18 See Guevara on table after dinner (6)9 I soaped Diane Abbott’s body (7)
21 Neat knob’s held in hand (9)15 President found ‘gash’ in town (10)
23 Saddiq’s style is miles worse (5)17 Legislators make good censors (8)
24 A rug’s positioned on Apprentice host (5)18 Toss can lead to start of wooly action (5,2)
26 Keir signs American diplomat (9)19 Yobs tie up Diane Abbot (7)
27 Senator tortured for giving away state secrets (7)20 Kipper joins AA, & gives up ‘E’ for ‘spice’ (7)
28 Kent in row over internet (7)22 Stoke North makes up the numbers (6)
23 His tie is revolting (6)
25 Clever Keegan’s header was backwards (4)

Answers with next week’s crossword.

Solution to Crossword No. 17
Across
7 Postal 8 Leonardo 11 Going 12 Cherry pie 13 Alchemist 15 Earns 16 Assign 18 Bosnia 20 Boris 21 Andromeda 23 Opting out 24 Gucci 26 Apostasy 27 Anemic
Down
1 Epigram 2 Asti 3 Waggle 4 Inbreeds 5 Tripartite 6 Bowels 9 Elect 10 Action 14 Castration 17 Insanity 18 Bidets 19 Da Vinci 20 Biogas 21 Atoms 22 Organs 25 Camp
 

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