Prize crossword No 27,501

  • 1

    Women’s silvery grey tint (4)

  • 2

    Log chair carved for Russian billionaire? (8)

  • 3

    Lenin spent this time eluding trial (6)

  • 4

    Socialist and singer swapping tips on records, we hear (4,4)

  • 5

    Leaves sleazy bar, chasing topless males (6)

  • 6

    Half of acer turning copper, scarlet and vermilion? (4)

  • 11

    Face and body of Juncker twitch in debate (9)

  • 12

    She’s forbidden to eat cow, deer and sheep, reportedly (5)

  • 14

    Tendency of Todd to shed occasional tear (5)

  • 16

    One breaking down badly yearns to hug boy (8)

  • 17

    Lines of retired setters sign up 50 to support Cuba (8)

  • 19

    Books into substantial holiday home, perhaps (6)

  • 20

    Gypsy giving it another squeeze (6)

  • 21

    Escorted round Nemo’s first sub (4)

  • 23

    Ignoring the odds, hasn’t then bet (4)

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