Welcome to the page with the answers to today's (October 1st 1999) clues of The Guardian Cryptic crossword.

Below is the list of all of today's clues (a total of 30 clues). Just click on a clue to get the answer.

A poster to show where the big ships come (7)
Make a killing? Leave it tidy! (5,2)
Silence, please, for the game (5)
Big Eddy West takes pupils on the trombone when half-cut (9)
My zeal, born afresh, is for heraldic devices (10)
Become engaged by the network (4)
Place a tune's provenance and describe succinctly (11)
Putting off a popular music presenter with our northern pieces and starting talks (11)
Every bill coming in he sent back (4)
Creditworthy? (10)
Distanced by a date-line blunder (9)
Despondency after trumpet's first blow (5)
Fired type went in the van (7)
Talk that's direct (7)
Woodcutter with no axe to grind? (6)
A Kipling character with offensive smell needs to be given elbow-room (6)
Disgraceful, but nothing to rouse a gut reaction (10)
With work, encountered overtime (5)
Cooked sweet course in the garden? (6-3)
In another second there'll be language! (4)
Scandinavian rider lost his head but gained a point (8)
A bit of reading matter, enough to absorb Henry in exercises (8)
Grew to become refined (10)
Quoted about an instance in vain (9)
Take a stroll with delicacy - make it a dance! (8)
Depression becomes a non-starter with thrust from aircraft (8)
Insensitive rendering of "bust" in Old English (6)
Attracts casual workers filling in time (6)
Country of a certain diameter (5)
A river almost blue (4)