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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1190 October 1 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1190
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Account local person presented about beheaded wife of Henry VIII NARRATIVE
Cheap tinsel is out of place in this sacred building sistine chapel
Climber, one going over sides of valley IVY
Competition cheat put on trial CONTEST
Criticised intricately-woven threads TRASHED
Crop of the month, do you say? MAIZE
Droop, faced with a story of epic proportions SAGA
Exam some scholar once rejected ORAL
Flower finally dies now, getting very little rain SNOWDROP
Gossips principally like to talk a lot GAS
Guess I’m conveyed in spacious car ESTIMATE
I will have diamonds gift-wrapped for head of state PRESIDENT
Like religious person stoic man converted MONASTIC
Like some tall buildings much liked by fat cats? high-rise
Lots of people in Cornwall region acquiring weapon SWARM
Marines clashing with squadron leader — almost a catastrophe near miss
NB: what a money thief might do take note
Ski slope, perhaps, makes you weak and tired run-down
Source of timber to make aircraft PLANE
Surveyed? Not half! EYED
Terrible traumas in Indonesian island SUMATRA
Time to copy recording TAPE
Tract having articles about religious education AREA
Unrestrained European writer WILDE
Viewed from the back, a precious stone is great MEGA