Crossword Puzzle Info

The Times – Cryptic – March 8 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1043

Clues Answers
A family saying arising with northern Turkish OTTOMAN
Able to remember role of landlord? Exactly right letter-perfect
Bad poetry on poster, perhaps ADVERSE
Cat good catching mice and weasel finally FELINE
Causing anxiety decades before EU’s beginning TENSE
Claw used in some brutal onslaught TALON
Cross that is large breed of dog SPANIEL
Cruel person’s beheaded river mammal OTTER
Do peers meet to get involved in gauge for HS2? SPEEDOMETER
Drive to discourage people on motorway DETERMINATION
Get rotten referee in place years PUTREFY
Military call always recalled unwell European REVEILLE
Clues Answers
Missing light vessel to east of delta DARK
Missionary has job cutting beer APOSTLE
Nicely stranded in base invaded by sudden attack BRAIDED
Number furious to see traveller NOMAD
One who inherits after time what’s belonging to them THEIR
Precise English — Times to take action EXACT
Rebroadcast programme about natural fuel REPEAT
Run found in woven tussore garment TROUSERS
Second favourite reversed dance movement STEP
Some cube numbers can be dull BENUMB
Sound continuously from rarer bee vet treated REVERBERATE
Tastelessly loud supporter’s disheartened, say BRASSY