Welcome to the page with the answers to today's (October 5th 2018) 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.

Tender resignation finally, sure to be sacked (5)
See 17
Happy getting rich, transferred from a central bank? (8)
Surprise to arrive at a literary festival? (4-2,3,3,5)
See 17 across
Engineers admitting everyone in China destined never to meet (8)
Medicinal plant — someone taking heart from therapy, did you say? (6)
Audible, quiet man (5)
Pattern of Scots crossing cold lake (6)
Writers given non-alcoholic drink after a port in Florida (9)
See 25
Some alligator fed fish (4)
See 15
See 1
Happy parasite was ahead of salmon (7,4)
Gutless benefactor, one criticising Nobel, by the sound of it! (4,7)
Upset kid to deal with US president (8)
Unknown element with carbon in mineral (6)
Area regularly cleared, bordering Asian country (7)
Solver always ignorant, perhaps (3,5,4)
Briefly, nation of bandits starts turning over European city (7)
Extra money gained — it's not there for teacher (4)
Having stopped short, continue climbing to rescue old cat (6)
Probing farm animal, point injected into swine with a sharp instrument (6,3)
See 4
See 13
Uplifting painting of chief about right for artist's work (9)
With sailor's termination, pine perhaps about death for colourful character on board? (8,5)
Puzzling arrangement with sheep leaving, heading north around hot country (5)
Land, safe ground for one shelled on the beach? (4,4)