Puzzletome Crossword Puzzles

March 2013 Monthly Crossword
Dingbats

Ten clues are given in the form of Dingbats, where a dingbat is a lexical pun form of the answer such as:

KNOW it NO (no two ways about it)
DAMN ? (crossword puzzle)

The answers to the Dingbats should be inserted where they can go. All other clues are normal.

DINGBATS
naksper
en + da
' ' alien
hostealod
my precous
XSC
h + e hat
amUET
Dr Tom Martens
Lord U-Boat
Grid
Across
1 See preamble (11)
7 Restrain back bite a bit (3)
9 Sure fire Bond Premiere breaks in theme? (5)
10 See preamble (9)
11 See preamble (9)
12 Fish by a lake? Couldn't be better (5)
13 Everest maybe the last tel to conquer? (7)
15 Great last move removed piece (rook) (4)
18 Knock, club, rap, crack (4)
20 See preamble (7)
23 Cowabunga! Mutants discovered complete series (5)
24 See preamble (9)
26 See preamble (9)
27 Rounded to points: 100 to 99 (5)
28 While back down? (3)
29 Immune disorder absorbs energy - leave help (5-2-4)
Down
1 He'll take what he can disguised as pirate (8)
2 See preamble (8)
3 Bull made crazy by this (being held by popular dramatist) (5)
4 See preamble (7)
5 UK politician's single envelope robs preparation (7)
6 It suggested that making gods is heavenly direction, transcending youth (9)
7 See preamble (6)
8 Bribe pairs of patsies you landed (6)
14 Cut back surrounding national song is rash (9)
16 Contained, therefore main problem is sandman's absence? (8)
17 See preamble (8)
19 It was written that penny share options died (7)
20 They move to marble statues beginning to decay (7)
21 Stones seen while navigating portal (6)
22 6 nil - the boys executed to the extremes (6)
25 Henry in comfortable compartment? (5)