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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1354 May 17 2019

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1354
Clues Answers
Alcohol initially banned in skating area RINK
Atmosphere Old Boy found in Northern Ireland’s capital city NAIROBI
Cardinal slow on way back, everybody disheartened WOLSEY
Chess player’s success welcomed by bridge partners WHITE
Encirclement, say, if enemy gets energetic at outset SIEGE
Erotic dancing outside church — rebound hard to predict? RICOCHET
Film “Titanic” — argued new version is needed Educating Rita
Flier’s usual nonsense? PARROT
Foxtrot and tango as alternatives in soldiers’ place? FORT
In from France, happy to embrace new country ENGLAND
Irritable as vessel held in New York narky
Like sheep or like cow (not British) OVINE
Loudly announce point in cellar CRYPT
One in boat dispute? I’m not sure ROWER
Orchestral musician, popular, into red wine CLARINET
Originally Vicky learned about perfume LAVENDER
Our group by Irish river feature WEIR
Peer over lavatory, close, to see senior minister Lord Privy Seal
Present lady, without publicity, in kind manner TENDERLY
Privateer recalling Capri as rocky in part CORSAIR
River in the news oddly TEES
Scoundrel in vogue given new start ROGUE
Slogan from shaman tradition MANTRA
Stable worker in extremely grazeable clearing in forest GLADE
Style of rock music that could get you back on road? GARAGE
Unrealistic upper-class head boy UTOPIAN