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Across
6 A bit of S and M makes very old PM lose nerve initially? (6)
8 Stripper about right as destroyer of evidence (8)
11 See 17ac. 12 See 24ac. 13 Gay taking cane out, is doing it for materialistic reasons (9)
14 Tabloid target Corbyn especially loves exasperating business heads (5)
15 See 24ac. 17/11 The moon, say, is what Theresa May presented to certain immigrants (7,11)
19 Reckon May supporter only half put off? (3,2)
21 Being content to have Home Secretary holding used nappies (9)
24/12/15 "One's part bred, prepared to seize crown initially" – Brenda's pompous combination (3,3,7)
25 Arising from a good turn, does this sum up Corbyn's position now? (3,2,6)
26 House may be so rusticated, ex-leader has to ditch Republican for Democrat (8)
27 Hot woman's wear, the ultimate for Johnson (6)

Down
1 Taking Ed's lead, piss off and cry (6)
2 "Nurse, I've orgasmed." "Is that all there is?" (8)
3 Audacious as an arse (6)
4 Healthy food obstruction day – carbon introduced (8)
5 Credit OK for consumers – honest (8)
7 Skinner very full of impudence (5)
9 Pull out before Labour leader's slow, boring speech (5)
10 Familiar but not getting it up? Con! (6)
15 Declare "Mid-section of gusset for thong" (3,5)
16 Put an end to Nick? Admirable! (3-5)
17 What to do at end of shuttle bus trip: make a toady departure? (3,3)
18 Collie pissed over large yard, getting treat (3,5)
20 Not much taken up to cover one's bony element of member (5)
21 Half nuts, this leader? (6)
22 A pint drunk – that's out of order (5)
23 Freud, the first to lose erection? (6)


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