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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27293 March 8 2019

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27293
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… or reliable person on staff seizing a path to fortune yellow brick road
Address in Bishop’s Stortford APOSTROPHE
Burn lots of paper by side of road STREAM
Complete a facility for scrap do away with
Conservative altered the ballot boxes: one’s providing teatime coverage? TABLECLOTH
Demanding key allowing smooth access? Yet denying entry to soldiers? hard-boiled
Drudge ultimately destined to roam haphazardly .. DOORMAT
Excursionist not falling over things in the dark? day tripper
Fear musical genres haven’t succeeded blue funk
Gesture of respect for auditor’s branch BOUGH
Greatly inferior to what an unrepaired bike tube has? not a patch on
Horseman once going over national hunt fences UHLAN
King of Troy under horse after collapsing henry tudor
Knight grabbing a coat casually DAUB
Lark about to fly initially hit a pole sadly play the fool
Milan outfit quietly training players PRADA
New PE shirt fitting below the waist HIPSTER
No oil painting of Burghley’s oddly extant: the opposite UGLY
Old bit of gym and some games area PESETA
Partners with hands empty poet lamented WEPT
Possible alternative to barrel bomb TANK
Raised swelling is to explode REBUT
Resident publisher holding minor volume with a set of books OCCUPANT
Resort typically ranked bottom? LOWESTOFT
Rival’s back-to-back works OPPO
Root in the end for a rising hero RADICLE
Society member getting rum down with pained expression ODDFELLOW
Warning as unknown circle replaces ME state’s king you wait
With no touching allowed, display flesh VEAL