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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1163 August 23 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1163
Clues Answers
A job with the French supporters APOSTLES
After small prod, talked SPOKE
Avoid workers in winter clothing ski pants
Callas excited a famous opera house la scala
Czech city showing ‘Born Free’ BRNO
Deny criminal brute REBUT
Doing wrong to claim article is jewellery? EARRING
Dreary poet rejected DRAB
Examine some plain spectacles INSPECT
Fail to answer question but succeed in exam! PASS
Game __ I’ve got it! BINGO
Greeting an OAP roughly, a youngster may be showing it generation gap
Heard people waiting in A&E? They may need this PATIENCE
Keeping a straight face, passed on slam DEADPAN
Lasts longer than unfashionable ladies’ underwear OUTSTAYS
Lord’s partnership not difficult __ relax! stand easy
Mock professional clown heartlessly JEER
Replace tap fitting APT
Set of rooms, charming sounding SUITE
Soldier on for each grave PERSEVERE
Stop a promotion PLUG
We’re ages organising arrangement of drains SEWERAGE
What champion jockey gets to straddle BESTRIDE
What’s close to bust, English or Scottish bank? BRAE
When opener’s lost, shout for pointed tool AWL