Thought I'd hijack your thread rather than start a new one.
Have lots of answers I cannot really see the word play for but have settled for them in despair and frustration!
27a Present's turned down (3,2)P??/?N -not many possibilities but can't choose...
28d Dramatic scenes after husband's cut English shrub (3,4) ??A/?R?E
Answers and word play please unless they are kick yourself obvious.