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Across Down
  1. Stingy people finding inexpensive things to eat (11)
  2. Decline to accept king after returning home a dissident (9)
  3. Keep clear of prima donna getting upset over nothing (5)
  4. Decorated with neat design on gold (6)
  5. An instant drink mostly found in America but first made in Greece (8)
  6. Clergyman is initially helpful during strike (6)
  7. Fixed for certain (8)
  8. Carries relative’s hat (8)
  9. Discard the French partner of 18 down (6)
  10. Cats abandoned the chase (8)
  11. Excellent to meet with priest after upset (6)
  12. Turn out to be well informed on death (3,2)
  13. Sleeping Beauty does it when extremely nervous after soldiers become alert (9)
  14. Hit on the head by religious fellows carrying the Spanish 4’s regalia (5,6)
  1. Search methodically around bar wrecked by a terrorist device (3,4)
  2. Mischievous student overwhelmed by ridiculous fine (5)
  3. Standing on square posts (9)
  4. Ink spilt on girl’s ruler (4)
  5. Assume control of transport again (4,4)
  6. Give confirmation of Sarkozy’s earliest impressions (5)
  7. Drama from 18 down and 4, 13, 19, 25 might take part in it (7)
  8. Convert solitary supporter of 4 (8)
  9. Said to take advantage of promptly hiding marijuana plants (8)
  10. One new soul joining the heartless dead (9)
  11. Knock other changes until now (8)
  12. TV detective discovers dead playwright (7)
  13. Reveals old attitudes (7)
  14. Hat chic finally becomes a subject of conversation (5)
  15. The first woman takes note of that place (5)
  16. God holding women hostage (4)
Solution