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No. 648 by Cyclops
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Across
7 Article about that is very appropriate (6)
8 Balls hoisted after Labour gets excited (6,2)
10 Lord, the PM's active on Right Bank! (9)
12 Unconventional dresser with fixed box (2,3)
13 Amazingly, Trump's giving away millions, getting thinner! (5)
14 Net is controlled, in the clutches of titled person – shady (8)
16 Castle, possibly getting laid etc, erupted (7)
18/11 N.B. colossal need determined to crack Trump's replacement Apple policy? (7,12)
20 Chaotic end of Trump era ends with kiss-off – time to relax (5-3)
22 Bill having Lewinsky mainly on end of the desk (5)
24 One who tends to precede Brenda with "banger" (5)
25 Inflammatory condition means record sex lives (9)
26 Mate with Punch, showing arrogance at first (8)
27 Half of this groper's payment for service (6)

Down
1 Celeb initially involved with A-list – the runs a big feature of this (9)
2 Scrap, with Labour leader moving a bit to the right – should get a medal! (6)
3 Hackneyed load of balls due to be recycled with Sun's involvement (8)
4 When you're ready to erupt, stuff lion in big top (7,5)
5 Fish – royal tucked into seconds (6)
6/24dn. Toss chap off for immediate payment (4,4)
9 Make out with promiscuous 'Cinders' (7)
11 See 18ac. 15 In the Eye, Blair's back in as a dry alternative competitor (9)
17 Liberal peer, corseted in a bit, got thinner (7)
19 One time politician strangles north eastern lawyer (8)
21 The thinking bather's ejaculation (6)
23 Nebuchadnezzar's guts? (6)
24 See 6dn.


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