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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1236 December 4 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1236
Clues Answers
Actors associated with the French big house, maybe CASTLE
Asian judge with a sheet of glass, extremely safe JAPANESE
Believe to be unexpectedly direct CREDIT
Better off dropping husband’s kitchen utensil RICER
Black pointer __ something street vendor uses? BARROW
Bluejay regularly visited meadow LEA
Cooking ingredient, as it happens, stuffing two ducks I left olive oil
Dog display welcomes publicity SHADOW
Edict seeing energy decreasing __ 50% off at first DECREE
Feline couples, they say LYNX
Fellow with skills in suit HEARTS
Fit? Yes __ unusually lively FEISTY
Gym in southeast found by duke in rush SPEED
Hotel destined to house first-born? ELDEST
Initially admiral’s found turning towards the stern AFT
Italian port, strangely no resort SORRENTO
Need a key at work for natural looker? naked eye
One putting money aside, pounds included, for tray SALVER
Renovated spindle daughter finds brilliant SPLENDID
Small circuit hit SLAP
Somewhat naive error __ change direction VEER
Standard help, we hear, for barrier STOCKADE
Stole __ in addition __ a thousand TOOK
Sullen medic outside Oxford University DOUR
Surprised exclamation about editor linked to Washington seen in river MEDWAY
Survive final LAST