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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1297 February 27 2019

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1297
Clues Answers
Cockney’s custom? To an extent a bit
Engineers to drink a French wine, gorge RAVINE
Fair representation of Buendias UNBIASED
Garcia Marquez, for one, nevertheless bathed in aura endlessly AUTHOR
Getting warmer Thursday: not half warm, on reflection THAW
Hour on and off to go round on quiet Japanese island HONSHU
Lands in bottom of hole, say ESTATE
Male raccoon originally from part of N Africa MOROCCAN
Put at risk, cease to be annoyed? ENDANGER
Question, one holding EU up repeatedly: no good waiting patiently? QUEUEING
Safely secured fixing eg in bath in the bag
Sam Dee, flustered, cancels ADEEMS
Show: a seaside attraction from what we are told APPEAR
Small county? Italian finds room to live in BEDSIT
Small infant’s bed for bairn? SCOT
Soldier married in Macondo originally COMMANDO
Spaniard perhaps turning in late, so jaded JOSE
Spurs? We can have them for breakfast! EGGS
Storyline’s particular lack of theme, first of all PLOT
Violent diatribe coming from Amaranta RANT
Virtually the same, morally? as good as
With intention of studying, or becoming bullfighter TOREADOR
Worked hard to initially install light TOILED
Yours truly twice passed on cultural motif MEME