The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers - March 4, 2015

The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers - March 4, 2015

Clue Answer
A player sadly taking last place in the quadrennial event LEAPYEAR
Coughs? Have a little drink OWNSUP
Danny fiddled with one rice bomb INCENDIARY
Dawn French at the right, or away at the left AURORA
Divinely shaped 'magic' model? Her guy's knocked out Theurgy
Female artist agreed pay rise before pay cut OKEEFFE
Forth Rail express starts at York — train finally arriving, when not bound to be so? FREEBORN
He cannot possibly work at an atomic level NANOTECH
Inferior people love a runner-up OIKS
It's always found in first of acrosses and downs? Wrong this time! NOWADAYS
Like the Eye, inclined to jest? No honour in that OCULAR
Make merry, as lyricist bags English girl REJOICE
Many turn over after sorry saga involving Sue Barker SAUSAGEDOG
More convenient point at which to get a rise negotiated EASIER
Needing some lifting gear, use a crane to find breaks in lines CAESURAE
Nothing works? Sorry, my mistake OOPS
Obsequious hotel owner is known primarily as a legendary slitherer BASILISK
Part of Greek isle visited for third month of 19? KISLEV
Pay special attention to extended part of northern bridge NOTABENE
Principal residence in a remote area? KEYPAD
Running rail ad about cutback at northern country's second largest city ALEXANDRIA
Scottish bible's including Edinburgh's top sources of tourist info GUIDEBOOKS
Somewhat ugly name for a Welshman GLYN
Southeastern rail trips by one from another country ISRAELI
Stick with sled that's good going west GLUE
Tedious recital in Italy, round about noon LITANY
Top or lower JERSEY
We must employ rail worker, possibly a Scot GUARDIAN