AFR Cryptic (5/6/2021) Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations
1 SATELLITE DISH
Receiver located outside a state is close to beach (9,4) SITED outside (A + TELL) + IS + beac(H)
9 OIL LAMP
Ring sick politician nursing a shiner (3,4) (O + ILL + MP) outside A
10 THEATRE
Have something right inside the hospital room (7) (EAT + R) inside THE
11 PURGE
Pressure applied to push for dismissal (5) P + URGE
12 ROTARY HOE
Divided clubhouse with no room for American field worker? (6,3) ROTARY + (HOUSE minus US)
13 RUN AFTER
Pursue peacekeeping force entering structural part of building (3,5) UN inside RAFTER
15 BANG ON
Prohibition almost ended right on the mark (4,2) BAN + (GON)e
18 SEEDED
Recognise man leaving demand in a privileged place (6) SEE + (DEMAND minus MAN)
19 COVENANT
Promise baker made in peculiar language (8) OVEN inside CANT
22 TESTIFIED
Return of rigid condition entering level is acknowledged openly (9) SET reversed + (IF inside TIED)
24 FRILL
Gathering crowd assembled on banks of river (5) FILL outside R
25 ACADEME
Universities collectively made broadcast in presence of top performer (7) Anagram of MADE inside ACE
26 VINTAGE
Wine’s tang not normally considered in contest (7) Anagram of TANG inside VIE
27 DISENGAGEMENT
Withdrawal in end game gets reviewed? (13) Anagram of IN END GAME GETS
 Down  Answers and Clues Explanations
1 SHOPPER
One in the market for small jumper, say (7) S + HOPPER
2 TOLERANCE
Charity shown to cleaner going through disruption (9) Anagrma of TO CLEANER
3 LEASE
Landlord’s offering large facility (5) L + EASE
4 IMPORTER
Trader’s re-issued permit containing nothing restricted (8) Anagram of PERMIT outside O + R
5 ESTATE
Develop without opening a housing development (6) g(ESTATE)
6 INEBRIATE
Drunkard at home prepared brie and had a meal (9) IN + anagram of BRIE + ATE
7 HATCH
Develop mark with closely set parallel lines (5) Double Definition
8 DEMEAN
Midpoint of academic value used by mathematicians should be lower (6) aca(DE)mic + MEAN
14 FIERINESS
Feature’s leading character in series disguised passion (9) (F)eature + anagram of IN SERIES
16 GRAVITATE
Drop one lot of shabby articles inside tomb (9) (I + TAT) inside GRAVE
17 MOLDAVIA
Mother carrying antique through historic region of Europe (8) MA outside OLD + VIA
18 SAT-NAV
Guidance system positioned by reversing vehicle (3-3) SAT + VAN reversed
20 TALLEST
Highest examination containing everything (7) TEST outside ALL
21 TIME-ON
Number put out about extra period of play in AFL (4-2) (NO + EMIT) reversed
23 SHARD
Small, solid piece of broken material (5) S + HARD
24 FENCE
Crime not of one who sells stolen property (5) OFFENCE minus OF

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