Independent 3564 solution

The answer I declined to update was POST-MILLENNIAL, describing a state which no longer seems quite as magical as it once did.

ACROSS

1              THRICE; th(e) rice

4              SPACEMAN; ace m in span

10           INVERNESS; N in anag.

11           TEMPT; temp t

12           LINSEED; s in l I need

13           MORONIC; anag. + c

14           MASAI; SA in mai(n)

15           RELIGION; LI in region

18           STAMPEDE; stamped e

20           FUDGE; 2 mngs.

23           PRAIRIE; air in prie(s)

25           NAHUATL; anag.

26           DRAWL; draw L

27           REARRANGE; rear range

28           ROLL-CALL; roll + call

29           LEARNT; Lear NT

DOWN

1              TAIL LAMP; I in tall + amp

2              RAVINGS; a v in rings

3              CARPE DIEM; carp + anag.

5              POST-MILLENNIAL; anag.

6              CATER; ca(r)ter

7              MEMENTO; men in met 0

8              NOTICE; not ice

9              LEAD-FREE PETROL;

16           GIFT HORSE; anag.

17           BELL-TENT;

19           TRAVAIL; VA in trail

21           DRAINER; r a in diner

22           SPIDER; p in red is (rev.)

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