December 4 2017 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

December 4 2017 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

CluesAnswers
'Yield' as against 'surrender'CONCEDE
A male delegate?AGENT
A number try out the French shrubMYRTLE
A sitting target for disgruntled shareholders?CHAIRPERSON
A trial leading to the noose?LARIAT
Brown's competence as a gardenerCAPABILITY
Draw a small amountTRACE
Enthusiastic, still supporting CityECSTATIC
Expedition set offTRIP
Fellow in a sheltered placeCOVE
Fuss after Kipling's work is turned into operaMIKADO
Girl held up by minders, those employed to look after her?CARETAKERS
Green plan to recycleCHARTREUSE
Incline to drive quietlyRAMP
It may work wonders in Malta's new constit­utionTALISMAN
Native American about to enter the Anglican ChurchCREE
NCO set about constructing rangeSERGEANT
Near riot breaks out towards the frontANTERIOR
Not suitable in a partINAPT
One of a dozen who swearsJUROR
People of the same callingNAMESAKES
Procrastinate when it's time to get upTEMPORISE
Recognised a criminal perhaps but denied it, if found outIDENTIFIED
Roughly appropriate greeting to a sailorHIJACK
Skilled worker in forceOPERATIVE
Sold at auction or demolishedKNOCKEDDOWN
Spiteful person — he will shortly act badlyHELLCAT
Two points about unusual Roman invaders of BritainNORMANS
Two scholars put into reform schoolALMAMATER
Young creature to plead insanityTADPOLE