Cryptic across

5 Female fringe the French held in a venerated place (9)

8 Initial ‘R’ is removed, revealing what a pugilist needs (4)

9 Twenty-four hours following climate inversion, old Bob sees the end of the world (8)

10 Special kind of law for the poet (7)

12 Female gardener’s declared interest in vacant Jardin situation for Japheth’s lad (5)

14 Part of old Romania needs in-house accountant support to turn everything around (5)

15 Scandinavian sound is indecently sounder! (7)

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