Crossword No 35 (fifth series)

Various gifts associated with 12 across are scattered throughout the grid.
The only clue to these is the word ĎGiftí.

10  11 
12                                         
                     
13                      14                 
                   
15          16                17      18     
            19   
20        21          22          23        24 
  25    26           
27    28        29    30                       
      31           
32                        33              34 
            35     
36                    37      38    39  40     
      41      42   
43        44    45                46        47 
    48               
49    50              51                     
                     
52                                         
                     
























Clues across
12Safety-match drives owls out, providing occasions for the demonstration of true love (6,4,2,9)
13Performer to go into broken-down train, holding leader of Emirates (11)
14Having lost weight, I came back and worried date (9)
15Gift (5)
16Bury the others after decapitation?  Itís a hobby! (8)
17Gift (6)
20Diet upset by movement of sea (4)
21Gift (5)
22Gift (6,4)
27After conclusion of prayer, having skill and easily won over (8)
30These people try to make us buy something when evening prayers fail to start in beauty parlours (12)
32Gift (7,5)
33Gift (8)
36Tangled ropes one politician found in storehouse (10)
37Gift (5)
39,46Gift (4,5)
43Kebab-holder takes weeks to twist into shape, right? (6)
45Wild larks in a non-European country (3,5)
46See 39
49Unconventional trams made for Dutch city (9)
51Gift (6,5)
52Gift (1,9,2,1,4,4)
 
 
Clues down
1Emphasis is the result of strain to an engineer (6)
2Bridge-player confused member of cabin crew, providing direction of California from the East Coast (8)
3Mountain giving support to First Lady? (7)
4I hand out cards on oneís table, finally, and imagine perfection (8)
5Unfortunate smith holding broken-down pony uses this to put it to sleep? (9)
6Have own Rolls-Royce on road, sir?  Initially, that produces terrifying thoughts! (7)
7Gain admittance to twisted osier for subsidiary items (11)
8Fantasy induced by taking short drink laced with Ecstasy (5)
9Donkey is one associated with St Francis (6)
10Leave out nothing at American university (4)
11Whispered comments from assistants holding last of prisoners (6)
18Stye or filthy sty? (7)
19Rifleman lurking to cut Queen (6)
20Greek character upset drink (3)
23Concubines hasten handwritten document (6)
24Help! . . . Ė Ė Ė . . . (3)
25Gift (6)
26Gift (5)
28Overshadow Oval, swapping left for centre at first (7)
29Ambassadorís late, say, going inside (6)
31Mirage surrounded by twisted alternative rim?  Itís the wrong way round! (6,5)
32Short remedy for miserable dog (3)
34Down in Londonís adventure playground (3)
35Tonic, well shaken. Add first of raspberries and French water to make liqueur (9)
38Red lead I ground is more likely to kill (8)
40Moron Iíve disturbed eats anything! (8)
41Opening of larynx got slit badly (7)
42Dealers turning over Communist painting on first of September (7)
43Doctor-priestís fake article (6)
44Bridge opponents surround opening for these happenings (6)
47Resist changes to ward supervisor (6)
48Allow entrance nowadays, most of the time (5)
50Deserters turn tail for leading actor (4)

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