Crossword Puzzle Info

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27129 August 29 2018 a

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27129
Clues Answers
Accommodating chaps after a black filling beer AMENABLE
Action regularly taken by one who’s near spray ATOMISER
Beginning to build a foundation for sandstone church BASILICA
Book upset many in House of Lords HYMNAL
Contrived return of French artist __ about time STAGED
Cross and unwilling to follow the rules initially TRAVERSE
Everything I wanted in social flirting DALLIANCE
Female soldier dressed in recycled old and new gear GEORGINA
Gesture to attract attention of runner in the countryside BECK
Great European pretentiousness GRANDEUR
Hearing daughter’s embraced by rugby player __ sweet pear drop
I’m cutting good drug to be worthless GIMCRACK
In reality a missile at end of life mostly has bad performance as a matter of fact
Jane Austen’s city quote brought up to ludicrous effect BATHETIC
Learned custom abandoned by university SAGE
Leave to investigate the point of paying CHECKOUT
Memorial is not cheap, unfortunately CENOTAPH
Our class is left for minutes in West End musical MAMMALIA
Pretender’s action following ruling to abolish king FEIGNING
Ravel star abandons the piano ENTANGLE
Resistance over chap cutting wages as penny-pinching PARSIMONY
Run back inside tent for food YOGURT
Start to remark when tons missed church COMMENCE
Vain person? Love is my middle name PEACOCK
Very good compass and ruler SPANKING
Very unpleasant pub reported for someone on the fiddle VIOLIN
Walked about round south-eastern part of England DORSET
What ancient humans used carving up the lion? NEOLITH
Working on care for muscle attachment TENDON