Solution No. 2627

Across

1 A doctor tucked into mother's curry (6)

4 Worry beads, article held inside chapel (8)

9 Parish priest, the old cartoon character (6)

10 A bishop's treatise, hard to understand (8)

11 Second lecture's about old SE Canadian city (5,3)

13 Gloomy king embraced by loved one (5)

14 Phone foreign singer about British drug (14)

18 Trooper understanding who's paying for treatment? (7,7)

19 Circles vowel in error (5)

21 Small bill sent to one by food company (8)

24 Really popular result (2,6)

25 Against one girl having to travel west for capital (6)

26 Common central spot in fish (8)

27 Trainspotter, a girl, close to track (6)

Down

1 Daughter falling off bike makes one be miserable (4)

2 An alcoholic declines nothing (5)

3 Country once hell in one area (9)

5 Joint requiring oil and hard rubbing (5,6)

6 Loathed bowler, say, on journalist (5)

7 Shiver, unhappy in makeshift bed (9)

8 Ratty, one criminal lawyer (8)

12 BBC wary - joke misguided in nonsense verse (11)

15 Brutus, for example, portrayed in a musical, work of art (9)

16 Check, having lost top copy (9)

17 Orthography, it's what witch is good at? (8)

20 Petite female caught by rising river (5)

22 Private meal lacking starter (5)

23 Highly disagreeable row (4)