The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers - May 4, 2015

The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers - May 4, 2015

Clue Answer
A maiden was not accustomed to hold me for pleasure AMUSEMENT
Become exhausted, like a narrowly-beaten cricket team RUNSHORT
Brother stores silver tubing for musician BAGPIPER
Doctor married lover ADMIRER
Drive Earl in California? That's sweet! CARAMEL
Drunken tackle keeps player well connected TIGHTKNIT
Engagement revealed in game show MESH
Head of security to check back for trends TIDES
Interest in soldiers' act RETURN
Inventor in side-on crash EDISON
Know Carol's not up in London KENSINGTON
Mail centre becomes profit oriented MERCANTILE
Man with weapon hidden in clothing GARMENT
Mistress recounts a disaster COURTESAN
Money leads Charlie into temptation LUCRE
Pinches small quantities of booze NIPS
Place of judgement where Penny advanced tycoon PEARLYGATES
Poet has single girl introduced to mountain climbing ROSSETTI
Revive space traveller with oxygen COMETO
Rushes about with English detective REEDS
Scrap dealer keeps Ethel confused? Exactly! TOTHELETTER
Silencer Mike put on Victorian pick-up MUTE
Small child gets spect­acles for motor vehicle SKIDOO
Society awaiting settlement of expenses SPENDING
Sovereign tucked into fish in lounge IDLE
Thoughtlessness right away leads to rudeness IMPUDENCE
Time of day for loose women in Senegal SUNDOWN
Travel a short time to a river MOTOR
Uncovered bet about old vessel reaching pole STARKNAKED
Yarn about Lawrence having opponents browbeaten THREATENED