Solution No. 2704

Across

1 Black, old smuggler’s hat (6)

4 Bad fire in branch (8)

10 Fixation of old boys at meeting (9)

11 Follow lawsuit involving hospital (5)

12 By exit, dull submissive type (7)

13 Some camphor, aromatic in jar (7)

14 Master let coach horse about (13)

17 What a photographer may use in a nudist colony? (8,5)

21 Weapon I raise is grabbed by Field Marshal (7)

22 Insincere, each person in revue (7)

24 A minor prize (5)

25 Suddenly, everyone agreed about Charlie (3,2,4)

26 A typical human being may never, sadly (8)

27 Very dry American, one associated with a conspiracy long ago (6)

Down

1 Introspective family close to bankruptcy (6)

2 Point, riding smashing horse in resort (6-5-4)

3 Racecourse record’s very good over mile (5)

5 Sweet affectionate worker (7)

6 Toady, extremely smarmy chap, not replaced (9)

7 Flying separately, leader of team, not in touch with reality? (2,7,6)

8 A hirsute comic in reference books (8)

9 Writer outside smart empty restaurant (6)

15 Farming economy (9)

16 Very muscular men may make complaint coming to bar (8)

18 Dessert produced by graduate after dance (3,4)

19 1000 cryptic clues might (6)

20 Clothes found in River Severn, originally (6)

23 Player in element? Not initially (5)

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