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Cryptic Crossword No. 011

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He picks Drew to become stranded (11)
Selective striker finds shelter at pit (6,5)
11 Bound to have poor diet (4)
12 Vagrant house smell (4)
13 Bands provide better posture (7)
15 Rise of a comedian (5,2)
16 Scout hall approved having social leaders (5)
17 Likelihood of overdose by senior detective (4)
18 Some pack needle and thread at joint (4)
19 King held in silly plan (5)
21 A lot of spirit with favourite batter product (7)
22 Struggles over both Poles for tissues (7)
23 Returns a little taste to city (4)
26 Star takes heat first for cold shoulder (4)
27 Mark to hide key for getting plastered (7-4)
28 Cuts may be result of careless rugby tackle? (11)

Top run (4)
Sticks into cooking recipes (7)
Beams are erect, reportedly (4)
Talks about the French buildings (7)
Alien central heating to impress (4)
Good man with spirit to manage listening device (11)
Anticipate a small time suspect (6-5)
Wait legless to get a firm grip (4,2,5)
10 Squeezing the media in next (11)
14 Crumbly off hand (5)
15 Rod has broken foot (5)
19 Awful fear embraced by worthless cheat (7)
20 Overtime raised; gets taxi back to company plant (7)
24 Long account by that chap (4)
25 Injury caused by second vehicle (4)
26 Severed by unruly swan (4)

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