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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1251 December 25 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1251
Clues Answers
A number holding British Rail to be dismal SOMBRE
Capital that’s little too Sloaney OSLO
Cease getting annoyed and putting at risk ENDANGERING
Check concerning heartbeat REPULSE
Conscious of a stir AWAKE
Creature wife caught in trap NEWT
Economise seconds before squeeze? SCRIMP
For each part of poem is difficult PERVERSE
Gain control over flowing stream MASTER
Immediate boss making changes to anger menial line manager
Innate understanding is apparent INSIGHT
Leave standard kilometre PARK
Mean possibly to introduce exercises for old relatives APEMEN
Millions rising up centrally on a protest? MARCHING
Most quickly got through French cheese event? BRIEFEST
Muslim places of worship not having question for Jewish leader MOSES
One watching old British computer OBSERVER
Pant quietly, after oxygen perhaps GASP
Quick attack seizes power RAPID
Registers a lot of red trousers RECORDS
Search island with people in alliance COMBINATION
Section load destroyed fuse CONSOLIDATE
Slavery in which spies have lived since 1953? BONDAGE
What’s used to brush off small hotel carpet SHRUG