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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1133 July 12 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1133

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At first they were all nervous: finally showing pluck TWANG
Charlie can go back for brandy COGNAC
Child rising to embrace Eoin’s final, delicate touch DINK
Cockney idol’s famous London statue EROS
Complain nothing right in place for vehicle CARPORT
Copied one defeated at chess, capturing it IMITATED
Cry over queen’s grave SOBER
Dramatic work from D McCauley: I’m so excited! musical comedy
Drinks spilt: PE ruined! TIPPLES
Fellow butcher somehow is on time CUTHBERT
Find the net? One can be composed! SCORE
High wind that’s to sailors trouble TORNADO
How different colours mix maybe worried Coleraine star race relations
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Lancashire football team mostly played very fast PRESTO
Man appearing in bazaar once AARON
N Ireland footballer conserving energy in attack BESET
Performs better than president, at first, cutting costs OUTPLAYS
Pinch small duck STEAL
Restrictive order upset job satisfaction, somewhat ASBO
Scottish linesman is on fire! BURNS
Someone finishing on more intimate terms CLOSER
Superior meal, but no starter UPPER
They’ll take throw-ins for those out of puff! ASHTRAYS
Total amount in VAT? TUBFUL
Trophy sealing Oran’s first great success COUP
Uber taxi — not the first — out in area beyond city EXURBIA