Novermber 1 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

Novermber 1 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
A period of denial at home in the midst of a famous victoryVALENTINE
A tree through which sun can be seenANSELM
Article about G&S characterAIDAN
Backward-looking VIP I confrontBONIFACE
Beans munched, fizzy drink swallowedSEBASTIAN
Cumbrian village square, say, sealed off at one endSHAP
Desolate area is no good for shelter — fix up here for the night?MOORINGS
Food for tea needed by two adjacent sitters at tableJAMES
French annoyance over islands to the northGALLIC
From where hospital's left to get short cutWENCESLAS
Game that maybe Derby lostBRIDGET
HE establishment no more? GrumblePOLYCARP
Impressions created by silver found in house turned upside downIMAGES
In less than ten years you went to rack and ruinDECAYED
Individual tactful in speechDISCRETE
Jazz fan, the fellow crossing IrelandCATHERINE
Knight with good heart in battleGARETH
Lack of action from saint the way things areSTASIS
Light gold carriageLANDAU
Man's group of seven including knight?AGNES
Mistresses are had for meal, turning up to be hugged by ambassadorHETAERAE
Novice offering nothing — crewmen worried about thatNEWCOMER
Obscure band beginning to blow old trumpetBLUR
Puny chap burying head, awfully miserableUNHAPPY
Retreat from a male beast, keeping quietASHRAM
This old mum is taking the place of oneTHOMAS
Turned up to collar doctorAMBROSE
US criminal and what he fought againstALBAN