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No. 707 by Cyclops, Issue 1552
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Across
1 Band wanting sex and drug experience (5)
4 Like drugs? Dicky did when on the go outside (9)
10 Stressed – but showing less than your fair share of wrinkles? (10)
11 Bloody work – royalty disheartened (4)
12 Minister's corrupt circle (6)
13 Hours wasted in final cover up (8)
14 Put in line following Macron's lead – which is rubbish (6)
15 Have a lie-down ... er, to get round model (6)
18 What Boris is supposed to do with one of his ministers – rotten, gutless (6)
19 Hoover put away – clear off (6)
21 'Love cage' project for a possible house layout (4-4)
23 Disregard Italian bloke, going topless (6)
24 Get into a lather when a fool grabs Obama's top (4)
25 Hell! Declaration by Brenda amounts to refusal to accept responsibility (10)
26 Weak politician welcomes all men, perhaps, with the best of intentions (4-5)
27 Expose member, 'Gordon'? (5)

Down
2 A peer makes one phone call (6)
3 One beer ain't affecting a piss-artist (9)
5 Shit! Long time lockdown sufferer's dark place (7)
6 Boris's description of a certain special relationship: "upset bride with insult, etc" (14)
7 Golfer makes great start getting into row (5)
8 Pathetic suitor crushed by very round master (8)
9 Broken, once in office? Choice president's first step (8,6)
16 Note: it somehow enters China as a possibility (9)
17 Prince on vacation in West Country resort – a means of evasion (8)
19 Steven is on-screen – in possession of a joint? (7)
20 Underwear items – they don't make a big statement (6)
22 Writer standing up against a large kingdom (5)


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