May 18 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

May 18 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
'Light touch' government's capital cuts uncoveredNUDGE
14lb chicken, perhaps, served up for rock groupSTONEHENGE
Blokes embracing dad-dancing crazeMADDEN
Carry, give birth to, and put up with Rupert?BEAR
Could possessing posh car be male ideal?MRRIGHT
Farewell, steel companyTATA
For Spooner, masculine condition is a no-win situationSTALEMATE
Guess what he or I secretly collect!THEORISE
Heavy head when half-cutLEADEN
Hipster composed no lines for a time before writingPREHISTORY
Horrible Hunt and his leaders lacerate NHS provisionHEALTHCARE
Indiscreet story about courtshipTACTLESS
Interchange leads to dreary Slough, symbol of BritainBULLDOG
Lord Lawson is extremely gung-ho Eurosceptic, primarilyLIEGE
Nervous naturist's covering bottom, heading off in bloomersNASTURTIUMS
Off colour, or bunged up and extremely pastyROPY
Old fogeys walk unsteadily, wearing blazers inside outBLIMPS
One looks for meaning here in City Road bustleDICTIONARY
Perpetual non-resident cross to be deportedETERNAL
Rare shot of a river mammal in close-up againRESEAL
Reds fan perhaps catching train after 1 - 0 setbackOENOPHILE
Regularly shun kinsman, arch-patriarchISAAC
Sexy toned Mrs Patel shedding clothes, free of guiltEXONERATE
Society reaching nadir in rabble-rousing public­ationsEDITIONS
Society's outsiders moved quietly in a heartbeatSYSTOLE
Top of leg slathered in butter? Rub it in!GLOAT
Tree with fruit, about the end of March in 1958ALDERMASTON
Underage courtship in clubs?MINORSUIT
Unknown tail-ender in disgrace, run out for 0ZERO
Wily guy is left kicking heels by empty urinalGUILEFUL