Cryp­tic Cross­word 15678

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Across

1 Pays a visit, af­ter some per­sua­sion? (5,5)

6 Pro­duced com­mon money, we hear (4)

10 Foals are frisky af­ter a tonic, per­haps (3-2)

11 Treat wage ad­just­ment as US po­lit­i­cal scan­dal (9)

12 Mould ice and store in se­cret (8)

13 Su­per­flu­ous oil wells (5)

15 Pos­si­bly sold one some Chi­nese food (7)

17 Wait­ing for mass (7)

19 Be in force and over­come (7)

21 A group that is seen in ab­bre­vi­ated spec­ta­cles (7)

22 It can re­sult when many stam­pede (5)

24 Look­ing hor­ri­ble, so urge me to make changes (8)

27 Watch­ful braves not seen around (9)

28 A re­la­tion­ship that breaks up a trio (5)

29 Ties for po­si­tion (4)

30 Cen­so­ri­ous writer? (4,6)

Down

1 Found every­one play­ing (4)

2 Emil’s note may be in­for­ma­tive to a trav­eller (9) 3 Open tarts, per­haps (5)

4 In po­si­tions of hos­pi­tal duty, get­ting ahead (7) 5 Sec­tion re­served for re­views (7)

7 True cap­i­tal of Moroc­can king­dom (5)

8 Feel­ing for the right gear (5,5)

9 Soft sub­sti­tute for jam (8)

14 NCO stripes for po­lice of­fi­cers (10)

16 To ar­range the re­lay is hard (8)

18 Crazy about Mum, in a man­ner of speak­ing (9)

20 Haul on the can­vas to speed the sailor (7)

21 Sink a ves­sel car­ry­ing coal (7)

23 Rather an­noyed when over­turned (5) 25 Rus­sian ma­te­rial? (5)

26 Check key lu­bri­cant (4)

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