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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27028 May 3 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27028

Clues Answers
A minister recalled in Tennessee lodging-place TAVERN
Anticipate former teacher’s favourite touring clubs EXPECT
Bacteria? Poetic sort sadly harbours hundreds STREPTOCOCCI
Bitter as a native of Belgrade, by the sound of it ACERB
Bungling agent held up by one immediately following INEXPERT
Company runs hotel in pleasant coastal road CORNICHE
European river engulfing slender shrub OLEANDER
Figures perhaps slightly raised DATA
Firm in Monaco quietly replaced Arab fellow? stable companion
Forebear caught stabbing a wise old king ANCESTOR
Graceful fleet regularly observed in sea BALLETIC
He’s swallowing a novel hospital drug HASHEESH
His kind goes around gaping DEHISCENT
I sit out in court abandoned like some holidays TOURISTIC
Clues Answers
Innocent, but lacking capacity to cover special case UNEXCEPTIONABLE
Jam Scottish girl left unfinished on ship MORASS
Japanese verse reporting shrill sound made by dove? HAIKU
More sensible to engage one’s orthopaedic auxiliary BONESETTER
Most of the people in ancient Balkan country THRACE
Music in motet Verdi revised? DIVERTIMENTO
Object songbird found in English city ENTITY
On radio, learn of storm primarily in this area HEREABOUTS
Producer of rolls finally invests in a famous racehorse snare drum
Railwaymen once given points to look after NURSE
Southern Europeans put off trapping a bird, perhaps SEEDEATER
Spirit finally haunting wide Russian river GENEVA
Sticky substance overrunning a Pacific island GUAM
Trying to get hold of beams endlessly AFTER