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Cryptic Crossword No. 024

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Returns from golf; falls over [5-5]
Dock leaves to be harvested [4]
10 Royal house party in awful rut [5]
11 Avoid trains due to be rescheduled [4,5]
12 Short and fashionable - great leading instruction! [8]
13 DNA needs to incorporate one for spirit [5]
15 Approaches a place for meeting with son [7]
17 Developing source of arum in new perfume [7]
19 What promotion might mean for priests, perhaps [7]
21 Resorts are in it because of lethargy [7]
22 Instrument of a positively Spanish sailor [5]
24 Not a man with energy to be cruel [8]
27 Mime plucky performance? [3,6]
28 Inquire about one rumour [5]
29 Implement to reverse plunder [4]
30 Soldiers tried hard, but were held back [10]

'Rising Sun' infested by them [4]
A new ruder sort of clothing [9]
Source of goodness in terrible song [5]
Holds back retsina for serving [7]
Model soldier shot before noon [7]
What the king does is good, if kept in check [5]
Contemporary award given to American lawyer on July 4? [7,3]
Big ship and engineer's first act of generosity [8]
14 Beginning to doubt, but at last ref's been replaced [5,5]
16 Speed reduced: that's a blow! [8]
18 Phone in new part of building? [9]
20 Let's change around equipment for bowler's target [7]
21 At home, their place is to be left [7]
23 Body belt, or something that covers it [5]
25 Raising target admits an obsession [5]
26 Compiler needs a day to drink! [4]

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