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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27002 April 3 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27002

Clues Answers
A doctor turning up in function’s not much of a catch SARDINE
A German infringes protocol for drug CODEINE
Beam from Heyerdahl? RAFTER
Best perhaps to pay danseuse, in a cast FOOTBALLER
Bill’s companion loves following clubs COO
Book stand-up very briefly during Christmas comic novel
Call ‘er bendy, shimmying? belly dancer
Division reduced? Sign on staff CLEF
Eleven German admirers upended Nick SNAFFLE
First couple missing earlier action at Wimbledon? FOREHAND
Gershwin in a state, no question IRA
Groom learnt to control horse’s first entrance ENTHRAL
In which the outline’s represented, nameless? SILHOUETTE
Little swimmer’s a little pale TADPOLE
Maybe use foil to wrap large golden girl FLORENCE
Moved home with a bad hip, back trouble, blood problem HAEMOPHILIA
Clues Answers
Nice goods, sweet BONBON
Oblique call about endless pain DIAGONAL
Old duchess, European, and thin old queen ELEANOR
Our cousin appearing intermittently in nappies APE
Pouch, conveniently, sat empty CYST
Ring opposing sides about a test ORAL
Round small lady’s filling image SPHERIC
Stun fan of The Archers? bowl over
The part of the choreography that precedes foxtrot ECHO
Timber supplier still rings wife about source of elm yew tree
Top Town Centre award BESTOW
Unwitting duke very nearly stops in a marquee INADVERTENT
What’s needed for office still to be picked up STATIONERY
What’s right in heart of Tate ART
Woman captivating fellow primarily in the flesh? femme fatale
You don’t say upturn has to save energy REALLY