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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1675 August 10 2020 Crossword Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1675
Clues Answers
A northern church’s attempt to establish origin ANCESTRY
A Royal Marines orchestra’s form of identification ARMBAND
About to demand a strong wooden barrel CASK
Abrupt old Republican ringing a museum boss CURATOR
Appreciative, having this much coal? GRATEFUL
Bag for Falstaff’s wine! SACK
Boss demanding endless academic application STUD
Cut Liszt’s first work LOP
First-class male in torn clothing RAIMENT
Former exam relating to rural life PASTORAL
Groans frightfully, finding skirtlike garment SARONG
Mistakes made by English kings at start of actions ERRATA
Most superior upper garment TOP
One who conveys news about alcoholic drink REPORTER
Pacify son, very small, just into double figures SWEETEN
Put off carrying container, a stoppered glass DECANTER
Refined chap set up shelter GENTEEL
Reportedly outstanding lyric poem ODE
Scottish port involved in Hogmanay revels AYR
Signal from visitor dropping union leader on river GESTURE
The commercial centre of Banbridge, for example? DOWNTOWN
Troublemaker sacked for pinching grain husks FIREBRAND
Unemployed superstar given a hearing IDLE
Unhappy as steward, going in this direction? EASTWARDS
Well-meaning type taking pet initially over European river do-gooder
Wobbly: lacking capacity to cross street UNSTABLE