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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1157 August 15 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1157

Clues Answers
Badger has to eat tops of radishes and swedes HARASS
Bar supporters from the football ground? GOALPOSTS
Battles a western city WARSAW
Call for Tom to cut grass around one area MIAOW
Changing a reformed group of prisoners chain gang
Chicken with batter — or a different bird YELLOWHAMMER
Chopper with a cross on rotating handle AXEMAN
Curvature observed in turning aircraft ARC
Devil’s lair imprisoning little Maureen DEMON
Drink half of just frozen water JUICE
Free travel by horse without tail RID
Leave the country, missing golf in Dubai? EMIRATE
Clues Answers
Method of calculating the Great Wall of China, say? long division
Nursery rhyme from storytelling show cut by a third: presenter unwell jack and jill
One, then two marks added to spoken exam — that’s unethical! IMMORAL
Re-attempt shifting diminutive bouncer trampette
Russian scientist who regularly produced a dog’s dinner? PAVLOV
Style of fancy red coat art deco
Success with batting WIN
Suggestive short skirts with modern clothing REMINISCENT
Time church benches must be lifted and brushed SWEPT
Useless Edmund ignoring odd characters DUD
We initial forms to prepare for attack lie in wait
Worked miracle to recover RECLAIM