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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1116 June 19 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1116

Clues Answers
Asked searching questions — minor problem with editor PROBED
Assessing the situation, as shoplifter or cattle rustler might be? taking stock
Begin journey at Tours, somehow heading for Toulouse start out
Being mistaken when clutching a piece of jewellery EARRING
Cold part of South America, according to reports CHILLY
Cost of fashion is reasonable MODERATE
Covering more than a kilometre, sister’s a happy-looking sort SMILER
Deer you once knocked over — very dramatic STAGEY
Drink ruined ace diet iced tea
Gateway near Chichester partly demolished ARCH
Go round old London gallery next to river ROTATE
Language learner, I note, wanting to travel LINGO
Lean heartless guy — his name escapes me THINGY
Clues Answers
Little Daniel is given hot pastry DANISH
Megastar performing in UK resort RAMSGATE
Name of female, say, embraced by male MEGAN
Naughty child’s behaviour really antagonises teacher to begin with BRAT
Observe public school is on the way up NOTE
Prepare fruit for American cake DONUT
Recording minor hit, popular with Goths at first TAPING
Small truck that is stuck at bottom of swamp BOGIE
Take charge of players, principally, on team PRESIDE
Twice bring that woman, coming round to meeting get-together
Underwear to celebrate — why don’t we? SINGLETS
Warm drink CORDIAL
Win first couple of games at home GAIN