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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1170 September 3 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1170
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A team apart! ASIDE
Assume identity of quality paper without delay BETIMES
Back university’s later presentation of bill second reading
City’s way to divide fare in old-time feast CHESTER
Debt-collector gone mad in underground cell DUNGEON
Dock worker rode out with street girl STEVEDORE
Eg Asian editor initially more rigid about article EASTERNER
Excuse a former politician invented originally ALIBI
Flower girl’s stated recipe for getting rich? MARIGOLD
Followers carrying English money in French street RETINUE
Forked out to obtain large tartan cloth PLAID
Government emergency committee’s firm supporter? COBRA
In London, a director’s lowest point NADIR
Lightweight hat — best on island TOPI
Main sentence describing guillemot, for example SEABIRD
Part of church left abandoned by mistake APSE
Percussionist beginning to drink spirit by sea in Boulogne? DRUMMER
Person summing up poisonous snake ADDER
Reportedly bucketing down on the throne? REIGNING
Sale involving union leader in suit AUCTION
Secondary thoroughfare of some width BROAD
Study Pope’s last lines outside a priest’s office DEANERY
Verbal greeting to girl revealing sanitary practices? HYGIENE
Weatherproof coat a nosy person talked of? PARKA
Work in pub mostly, accepting Oscar’s point of view OPINION