Crossword No. 19

Richard Puller, Going Postal
© Richard Puller 2018
ACROSSDOWN
1 Great Tory confusion over cause of racism (7)2 “Mediterranean invasion begins in Zambia” - African leaders (5)
5 Rich Conservative is a long-term pain (7)3 Revive rod by going faster (9)
10 Main mode of transport in Nairobi, Kenya (4)4 A crater opened up to frustrate commuters (3,4)
11 “Theresa May lubed ewe” - is feature on ‘the other place’ (10)6 Had oily application on the beach (7)
12 Baghdad General received beating from Maggie (10)7 End of fatwa rejected by head of Omani quango (5)
13 Stanley’s jungle friend is top class (4)8 Indescribably fab feline (9)
14 Guido takes ecstasy and soils himself (7)9 Self pleasuring? It’s a mug’s game! (4)
16 Hair stylist found in river in Buckingham (7)15 Twee Asian rejects China (9)
18 Party of socialists, i.e. Blair (7)17 Diane Abbott is a groveler (9)
20 Examination as Labour leader leaves (1,1,5)19 The late Roger Bannister (7)
22 Kebab supper for Charlotte on LBC (4)21 Incendiary language not heard in the Potteries (5,2)
24 Hogged lots of beach selfies (3,3,4)23 Reproduction will snap tip of willy inside (5)
27 In the ocean, no enema found under water (3, 7)25 Hammer into Oliver’s insides (4)
28 Balls on Russia Today about cricket captain (4)26 Rug trouble gets MP in a mood (5)
29 Lefty screeching before rent rise is re-introduced (7)
30 Raise heart rate to get erect in time (2,5)

Answers with next week’s crossword.

Solution to Crossword No. 18
Across
8 America 10 Overage 11 Fetishism 12 Texan 13 Potus 14 Overpower 16 Cliché 18 Cheese 21 Banknotes 23 Slime 24 Sugar 26 Kissinger 27 Treason 28 Network
Down
1 Half ape 2 Pentathlon 3 Misses 4 Commie 5 Sextuple 6 Marx 7 Re-entry 9 Adipose 15 Washington 17 Congress 18 Casts on 19 Obesity 20 Paprika 22 Tokens 23 Shiite 25 Geek
 

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