The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers - February 26, 2016

The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers - February 26, 2016

Clue Answer
Acclaim temporary government, one working to introduce zero tax STANDINGOVATION
Aussie PM visiting Qatar voluntarily ARVO
Behold Victoria and Albert's framed painting VOILA
Commanding Officers running for shelter COCOON
Criminal is in patrol car, admitting love for plotting CONSPIRATORIAL
Doctor, one breaking smart fellow's chemistry apparatus ALEMBIC
Ex-PM: a bluff, brooding character HEATHCLIFF
Fit for sport and runs PROPER
Following complaint, stitch up something to keep plants warm COLDFRAME
Free verse optionally used for literary work EPISTOLARYNOVEL
Give better weapons to East German after all REARMOST
Mist mostly left to dissipate, shooting stars seen here? FILMSET
Not pink, but in the pink, having put on top from Etam WELLDONE
Other half of ripped carpet sent back PARTNER
Other versions of the jazz singer ELLA
Painter captures nothing, very upset TURNOVER
Part of flight out of a prison STIR
Person singing is playing well, with little uncertainty INFORMER
Political enforcer saying something cutting WHIPSAW
Record's popular air and tracks about love INVENTORY
Refuse to sleep with guy at university STAYUP
Romantic German queen in her cups? BRAHMS
Show some beer, getting a round in POINT
Shut up trainee journalist INTERNED
Spending two days gardening with inside knowledge WEEKENDING
Street crossing through radio village, where blues will be playing STAMFORDBRIDGE
Struggles to breathe after getting pinched in tight clothes HOTPANTS
Time off, taking time off NOON