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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1678 August 13 2020 Crossword Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1678
Clues Answers
A bishop accompanying press chief, retired? ABED
A lot of snow, one foot, at end of drive DRIFT
Bogged down as stag may be seasonally? in a rut
Boss, put out, showing one where to get off? bus stop
Bouncer driven away by club? golf ball
Chart folded out to see African city MAPUTO
Cross coming out of manger edgeways ANGERED
Cub: it is desperate for something to eat BISCUIT
Diamonds, for example, that you can wear SUIT
Finishes with mates? ENDGAMES
Francis’s place briefly to help one ASSISI
Gracious duke seen in tie CORD
Left university, not returning to see town LUTON
Nothing reflected in French material LINEN
Periodically insular, Liam’s girl NUALA
Polish melody that’s very good? fine-tune
Rick’s rant is out of order STRAIN
Sailor, one of five children, becoming king of Rome TARQUIN
Ship, perhaps: empty chair to the back of it? CRAFT
Six-act dramas extremely rare? They’re no longer screened here tax discs
Smack, or beat with force pressing down TANG
Smile when capturing one very loud, winged monster GRIFFIN
Spies blemishes on skin MOLES
Tea primarily is an English infusion TISANE
They believe Maud, oddly, is losing weight MUSLIMS
Wooden container with lever touching top of light BARREL