Crossword No. 41

Richard Puller, Going Postal
© Richard Puller 2018
ACROSSDOWN
7 Redcoats surround head of militia on left side of America (9)1 Wild fear of Labour (5)
8&16 Trump’s ambition is to write all over maps by hand (5,3,5)2 Conservative voter usually does it secretly (6)
10 Eases fat Abbott in Hackney North (4,4)3 Inflict more punishment using ruler on central European liberal leaders (8)
11 Shooter wrecked her car (6)4 Law passed about Trump’s first and third ‘teats’ (7)
12 Everyone else is late returning (2,2)5 Clinton’s action with Monica’s dress amounted to Democrat larceny (3,5)
13 Reward at conclusion of Trump’s negotiations with China (5,3)6 Edible rat cooked up for the French at the end of the war (9)
15 Election resulted in Democrats’ ambition trimmed…(3-4)9 Thatcher’s leadership is a call to Americans (4)
17 …undecided voter sewing it up for Republicans (7)14 Toiling in Virginia, breaking the rules (9)
20 Left wing surge only had value on the web (4,4)16 ..see 8
22 Tongue lash is not a complete rollicking! (4)18 All wiped out for large reward (4,4)
25 In hot water, Ed wets himself (6)19 Treason in congress (7)
26 Most American ladies like a ‘pale pipe’! (5,3)21 It’s said to result from HIV (4)
27 ..see 2823 Former first lady is in America’s third Reich (6)
28&27 Leader of the opposition suffers from impotency with Leila (9,5)24 Craig Clinton’s put up in the oval office (5)

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Solution to Crossword No. 40

Across
1 Remembrance 10 Icing 11 Menin Gate 12 Testament 13 Eytie 14 Relief 16 Foothold 18 Air scout 20 Obiter 23 Rhein 24 Avalanche 26 Suspended 27 Bilko 28 Rest in peace

Down
2 Evils 3 Engrave 4 Bomber 5 Agnation 6 Concert 7 Victoria Cross 8 Last post 9 Defend freedom 15 Largesse 17 Turandot 19 Concede 21 Bramble 22 Garden 25 Colic
 

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