AFR Cryptic (7/7/2018) Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations
1 CHROME
Metal plate from church town in Italy (6) CH + ROME
4 PHYSICAL
Prepared clip, say, involving hard examination (8) Anagram of CLIP SAY outside H
10 SOUR CREAM
Make a lot of noise about our fermented product (4,5) SCREAM outside OUR
11 ERROR
Roving reporter not accepting pet’s mistake (5) Anagram of REPORTER minus PET
12 REEL OFF
Effortlessly repeat dance of folks at the front (4,3) REEL + OF + (F)OLKS
13 RAMPAGE
Violent behaviour a politician demonstrated in a fit of anger (7) (A + MP) inside RAGE
14 TANGO
Dance beat got shorter (5) TAN + (GO)T
15 RELOCATE
Move link holding company back (8) RELATE outside (CO reversed)
18 BRITTANY
European first to trounce any region of France (8) BRIT + (T)ROUNCE + ANY
20 PLACE
Locate soft and delicate ornamental fabric (5) P + LACE
23 WESTPAC
Bank established limit in retirement after end of review (7) [EST + (CAP reversed)] after REVIE(W)
25 ABALONE
A research centre recalled one type of shellfish (7) A + (LAB reversed) + ONE
26 LABOR
Party line not held by Liberal on broadcast (5) Anagram of LIBERAL ON minus LINE
27 ARGENTINA
A resistance shown by man in a South American country (9) A + R + GENT + IN + A
28 STELLATE
14 in market dined like stars? (8) T inside SELL + ATE
29 MYRTLE
Fancy that bit cut from brittle Australian native? (6) MY + (BRITTLE minus BIT)
 Down  Answers and Clues Explanations
1 CASTRATE
Company fee is cut (8) CAST + RATE
2 ROUSE ON
Scold mob member not initially accepting custom (5,2) [ROO + (N)OT] outside USE
3 MICROSOFT
Sort of iMac not supporting a modified Windows generator (9) Anagram of SORT OF IMAC minus A
5 HAMERSLEY RANGE
Army General – she worked out a source of iron ore in WA (9,5) Anagram of ARMY GENERAL SHE
6 STEAM
Move fast left-winger of steady squad? (5) (S)TEADY + TEAM
7 CURRANT
Berry tart, passed around, went quickly (7) CURT outside RAN
8 LARDER
Fat user giving up American food store (6) LARD + (USER minus US)
9 PERFORMANCE ART
Agent set up front camera designed for creative theatrical presentation (11,3) REP reversed + anagram of FRONT CAMERA
16 CAPTAINCY
Small island securing pact in corrupted leader’s control (9) CAY outside anagram of PACT IN
17 GENERATE
Produce blend of green tea (8) Anagram of GREEN TEA
19 RISIBLE
Comic is about bishop consumed by anger (7) (IS reversed + B) inside RILE
21 AGONIST
Competitor, 14, is out of place? (7) Anagram of TANGO IS
22 SWELLS
Spring fixed between two bearings expands (6) WELL inside (S + S)
24 PERIL
Danger money from Italy once turned up under pressure (5) (LIRE reversed) after P

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