Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 15/03/13

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Friday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 Officer on manoeuvres to undergo heart surgery, perhaps (5,9)

9 Protest not entirely nice — in fact, diabolical (7)

10 Footballers remain at one in Purcell’s isle (7)

11 Family group who are well-washed, except in the middle (4)

12 Wood chips made into a slab (5)

13 Very small metallic sound that’s centrally halved (4)

16 Drink with a friend? Absolutely! (7)

17 Another shot needed to annex previously held position? (6)

19 American soldier-ants are whoppers (6)

22 Fortune fixed original lectern as part of church (7)

25 Beast of burden left out by religious leader (4)

26 Gas that makes one groan horribly (5)

27 Hot air may be used to style this (4)

30 Alan wed unhappily under Anglo-Saxon jurisdiction (7)

31 Sees what are another form of storage facilities (7)

32 Part-shared, we’re prepared to receive deserved profit (4,3,7)

DOWN

1 Diet came ordered to provide drugs (8)

2 Make music with loose woman and food (3,4)

3 Are not taking part in gambling city (4)

4 Heard to nibble at ‘irsute American pig (7)

5 Employer follows up reference of one unwilling to attend (7)

6 Journey to Rome is proposed for starters (4)

7 Old boy likes to build monument (7)

8 Hangs on to guy ropes (5)

14 Little goose may go without support (5)

15 Return parts of belt (5)

18 Work out lists for horticultural retailers (8)

20 I’m men’s last choice — great! (7)

21 Disperse the endless curse of Australian men (7)

22 Lever used for ban on blackbirds (7)

23 Is the baby one to suck up? (7)

24 Policemen on the beat will please ring detective sergeant (5)

28 Go berserk in reverse (4)

29 Playwright was taken aback with his first entry (4)

Thursday’s solution

Across: 1 Malcontent, 6 Spot, 10 Direct, 11 Trainer, 12 Sharpens, 13 Knits, 15 Corner, 17 Elements, 19 Audience, 21 Onward, 24 Yield, 25 In flight, 28 Resents, 29 Emperor, 30 Sash, 31 Advertised.

Down: 1 Made, 2 Lurcher, 3 Occur, 4 Tested, 5 Not as old, 7 Pension, 8 Turns aside, 9 Marksman, 14 Scrap-yards, 16 Emending, 18 Eclipsed, 20 Dresses, 22 Adheres, 23 Effete, 26 Input, 27 Arid.