Welcome to the page with the answers to today's (October 15th 1999) clues of The Guardian Cryptic crossword.

Below is the list of all of today's clues (a total of 28 clues). Just click on a clue to get the answer.

Having won holiday, I missed out, in total disarray (3,3,3)
Assistance required for Beatles' performance (4)
Prison officers occupied old fellow - one always inside (5)
One presiding over award ceremony for the MC? (9)
Insect buzzing around wine - a funny little creature (7)
Holy Roman Emperor, given sign, got votes from 11 (7)
Honesty's importance in a crisis? (6,2,5)
Finally, they just miss a century (6,7)
Greek character facing total disaster, having mixed parentage (7)
Time to pack in dodgy cigars affecting one's digestion? (7)
Whip pinching MP's cheese? (9)
Recalled section of book originally specifying hardwood (5)
Tabloid king scuppered (4)
Precise time to phone up - very excited about that (9)
A grave situation - order second category weapon (4,4)
Some betrayal tactically here during WWII? (5)
When AA members need clarification of a way forward? (8-2,4)
Jack's crying out for the sack! (5-2)
Part of building rented, one with restricted lift facility (7)
Mutually excited and explosive in race riot? (4,5)
Show off these days, staying in trim (6)
Tip for drivers? It may affect one's own behaviour (4-10)
He must be involved with the media! (9)
Be intimidating, editing copy thus? (5,3)
A source of continuing pride (7)
Someone very determined to find a plane? (7)
Legal adviser briefly left out of musical wrangling (6)
"River horse", so it's said (5)