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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1074 April 20 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1074

Clues Answers
A container slightly open AJAR
Agreed with check SQUARED
Avert fighting next to shed ward off
Baths, trad perhaps, one’s lined with copper jacuzzis
Blessed fellow on phone causing row! STRING
Crave flourish for certain type of broadcast long wave
Five English students getting the Morning Star VENUS
Group in front of bazaar, settled and secure set fair
Guinevere’s content? No way! NEVER
Heads for old southern lake or city OSLO
Hot tune, note: Afro? HAIRDO
Male and female colleges attended by former partner UNISEX
Marine mammal having power, initially, or composure PORPOISE

Clues Answers
Mission appearing in article by the French medical officer ALAMO
Pay to conduct WAGE
Person salvaging notes by snooker player? RESCUER
Pro I forewarn’s to become a captive prisoner of war
Producer of oil? None, as it happens OLIVE
Rough or rude — as motorist, maybe road-user
Some turning up in Slovenian or even Italian city VERONA
Sort of bowler seen in stage turn leg spin
Sound despairing when spectacle fails to end SIGH
Tears manuscript on wildlife park ZOOMS
Trouble’s besetting one for so long in Spain ADIOS
Worthless person unwelcome at breakfast? a bad egg