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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27020 April 24 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27020

Clues Answers
Backslapping woman with little bottle JOVIAL
Bovine creature young kids raised STOT
Building material this person included in first catalogue LIMESTONE
Carrier having legal proceedings connected to diamonds, perhaps SUITCASE
Charming lass’s last gains WINNINGS
Clamouring for ropes in stormy ocean tracts roaring forties
Determining age of a metal key found by 007 beside vehicle carbon dating
Distribute notes on drama, turning out article for nothing DEPLOY
Early Christian confusing to a sinner NESTORIAN
Fish one consumed as main ingredient BASIS
Flyer exulted so vocally, welcoming young male castaway robinson crusoe
Greek character curiously cites it as over-godly PIETISTIC
Instinctive feelings exist between woman and son VIBES
Instrument identified by man in Church Army CELESTA
Clues Answers
Labour leader takes direction — the bare minimum! LEAST
Like Tyneside woman uncompromising about article? north-eastern
Like Virgil’s works, say, noble and detailed AUGUSTAN
Part of system protecting casual worker TEMP
Petulant medic imbibing spirit before close of party GRUMPY
Pulverised earth GROUND
Released at one, reversing it in the centre UNTIED
Shame about limits of grass in animal enclosure PIGSTY
Sphere of activity of one dipping into a French poem? UNIVERSE
Surgical procedure overcoming twitching of the eye OPTIC
Violently beat son in heretic’s garment SANBENITO
Walk round pub hosting end of international summit PINNACLE
Way informer turned up, trapping quiet family member STEPSON
Yorkshire fellow originally delivering drinks to crew DALESMAN