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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27223 December 17 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27223
Clues Answers
A personal assistant, I’m going bust, finally VALET
Always delivery turns up after a term for musicians alla breve
American jerk seeing worker maybe with daughter, bowled over DWEEB
Around South Africa, driest winds blow? DISASTER
Bridge put out CROSS
Conceal oneself behind green coat taken from stock RAWHIDE
Current fine restricts hooligan OIK
Engulfed by flames, amphibian remains LEFTOVERS
Figure working alongside someone who never complains? NONAGON
Food requiring refrigeration in cosy place __ cry about that single cream
Fun with gas and air __ look out of it! COMEDY
Furthest away, a vessel into which I must climb APOGEAN
Game taking day, touring the terraced houses three-card monte
Giant lacking good complexion HUE
Giant uphill in pastoral setting ORCHARD
In Bengal, a thick club LATHI
Irritating thing this explosive, a bomb HISTAMINE
North of the ground, steer into that empty part of Liverpool TOXTETH
Observe, over time, victory inspiring a writer mark twain
Odd characters rubbed out, maybe detective a forgiving type ABSOLVER
Opportunity to play in championship finally gone OPENING
Physicist supreme idiot, they say? max planck
Seeing that schooner, following ship ASTERN
Standard type of blood a short distance inside arm ORIFLAMME
Suffering hilly area, one almost entirely dug up laid low
The winner, me? first person
Tree approximately twice the height of oak? CACAO
Upset over Tibet, on having confined priest, surprisingly? believe it or not
Weapon in range, however, not the first CUTLASS
Youngsters finding last of salmon in river TEENS