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No. 705 by Cyclops, Issue 1550
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Across
7 Place storing PPE that's under another state's control (6)
9 Put off, Boris-style (no amateur villain)
? (8)
11 Revolting type puts Biden's head in spin (5)
12 Sanctioned English politician to admit looking angry (9)
13 Slash end holding todger's tip? (8)
14 Observed hiding panties and lingerie tops for spite (6)
17/23 These days, a packed out pop concert, say, with high volume of transmitters? (13,5)
21 Missing out on Trump's end, now feel bitter (6)
22 Tum's churning in bitter deception? (3,5)
25 We had this strange desire to croak (5,4)
27 Rather forward, one particular sex act (5)
28 Sway, sporting a kilt – not! (4,4)
29 Little Beatrice, given Boris's number, gets hammered (6)

Down
1 Promote revolting degree student with bad mark (7)
2 "Need ale – and nil spilt!" as the old drunk vocalised? (6,4)
3 Feel grand next to Hitch (5)
4 Potion causes brother to mount farm animal, getting end away (4)
5 Distress of reckless giver in decline (8)
6 Stop during heavy breathing – it's hanging down! (7)
8/26 The people left out – shock! – Bush (5,4)
10 Soldier on it is involved with press (7)
15 How modelling career went, having developed big hips? (4-6)
16 In outskirts of Detroit, a hooligan shortage (7)
18 Sun's contrived list – shaky (8)
19 It's clever having ecstasy and sex in coarse embrace (7)
20 Vigilant prig with news Trump leads (7)
23 See 17ac.
24 Comic professor currently in the spotlight – hot to trot (5)
26 See 8dn.


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