Crossword Puzzle Info

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27250 January 17 2019

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27250
Clues Answers
A Greek swimmer brings in wrong sign for czar ALEXANDER
Airy number with details every so often ETHEREAL
Animal that’s long occupying heart of Sahara HYENA
By end of round, Rocky’s knocked out DRUGGED
Chap in Scottish resort’s spoken of postal system AIRMAIL
Cricket sides not consistent? on-and-off
Current number one in golf, masterful in play gulf stream
During the day, hives maybe given whitewashing THRASHED
End user began originally to go after a cattle breed aberdeen angus
Far East city’s very big area including a ski centre OSAKA
Furniture-maker’s revolutionary new aromatic oil RATTAN
Get ready to fence section of kitchen garden en garde
Greyhound stadium’s favourite snack hot dog
Job-holder has to copy across fifth suggestion? APPOINTEE
Mary’s portrait of two Athenian characters PIETA
Meadow and fen almost completely rank field marshal
Mediterranean islander is swopping halves for stars canis major
Offhand and cold as usual, ignoring our lot CASUAL
Old secretary left item in Hatton Garden? OPAL
Pipes, say, relaid after landlord’s latest complaint DYSPEPSIA
Politically loaded material has a good supporter penning it AGITPROP
Range in the end lacking finish ATLAS
Record view about contest with you once seventy-eight
Saw user maybe as clubbable type? JOINER
Traveller to Hebridean islands crossing river TOURIST
Travelling home, time flew: it’s strange! in transit
Very tempting argument and how it developed MOUTHWATERING
Vow of all trusty henchmen at the start OATH