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No. 680 by Cyclops
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Across
1 Being twenty, wayward wife is exchanged for one! (6)
4 Mark, clutching underwear, almost breaks open a barrel (6,2)
9 Lower chamber opening – odd relic (9)
11 Possibly elder Republican interrupted Bush rashly (5)
12 Centre moved right of Labour leader in support of speaker (7)
13 Being tarted up, loved to cover Johnson's back (7)
14 See 5dn.
16 Most of the media, as far as Trump's concerned? Hence army mobilised (4,5)
19 Enormous cur, Niels Bohr, say? (5,4)
20 Arse-like, trivial book ditched (4)
23 Rushdie hasn't begun a Conservative register (7)
24 Satellite broadcast alerts after Trump's inauguration (7)
26 Anaesthetic hitch — temperature's dropped (5)
27 Odious nob gets round ten debts (9)
28 Won round a former TV presenter with sex present (8)
29 Eleanor, firm, rough ride? (6)

Down
1 Even pole dancing is a cover-up (8)
2 Boost to tourist city (not English)
(5)
3 Politicians of old right put into trusses (6)
5/14 Not Trump's favourite daily Sousa march (3,10,4)
6 Peer cuts "vino" out? (8)
7 Pick-up expert, Norm, plagued with angst? (9)
8 Hardly a celeb getting nothing but head? (6)
10 Inconsistent DIY contractor's crap (13)
15 Chris M. was buggered – a sailor's handiwork (9)
17 Artificial bloke/ass, conserving energy (8)
18 Outdoors, a large French supermarket fails to open (8)
21 Beware sailors' den (6)
22 Rolf reformed, once imprisoned, becoming a joint mover (6)
25 God takes name "Spike" (5)


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