Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman, 19/09/15

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Saturday’s puzzle

ACROSS

1 One time near accommodation that’s not far away (2,5,8)

9 Short-time worker’s independent times (5)

10 Animator bothered a woman in love (9)

11 Disgustingly completely swallowing duck (6)

12 Found out about Guide leader first who complained (8)

14 Angle of tool no 49 (4)

15 Suitable stock for railway vehicle (5,5)

18 Deposit made by sibling, server in religious house (3,7)

19 Cast amorous glances round curvaceous leg (4)

21 Assailant devouring cake and tart (8)

23 Remove member of committee, not Georgia (6)

25 One always on the lookout? (9)

26 Catch female with nothing on (5)

27 Anyone or just males? (3,4,3,5)

DOWN

1 Statute could be of fatal importance (3,2,10)

2 My count I’m turning to the public in general (9)

3 Bird, gold one the Spanish cry (6)

4 Give out some of them items! (4)

5 Bud reading version that has not been cut (10)

6 Space taken by friend, fellow lodger (8)

7 Message, fifth-rate, man is said to have completed (5)

8 Be carefully polite, do not sit down at ritual (5,2,8)

13 Courage and insolence on narrow stretch of road (10)

16 One who is first to show fight (9)

17 Brother had many a cauliflower, say, or another vegetable (8)

20 Wait, he developed riches (6)

22 Important tribal object inside grotto temporarily (5)

24 Astonish with endlessly dangerous act (4)

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