Category: The Times – Specialist
3-February-2019 | Page 1 of 1 | Crossword Zone 301 Clues & Answers

  1. Original spelling for a unit defined as the weight of a cubic centimetre of water
  2. Latin-American in USA cutting his grass
  3. An exile, especially for political reasons
  4. Hopes possibly to pen ewe finally?
  5. La ____ is a tight right-hand bend near the end of the Monaco Grand Prix circuit
  6. Silly person had briefly to be treated with medicated cloth once
  7. The capital of Finland
  8. Suppressing exclamation of surprise, capture a rare bird
  9. Feature of She Loves You by the Beatles
  10. Greasy stuff gets a young animal stuck in channel
  11. TV writer who created The Liver Birds, Butterflies, and Bread
  12. Fatty substance, as is evident in spiritual leader
  13. All-rounder Nigel ____ made over 200 appearances for Somerset
  14. The only overseas territory given to Castile rather than Portugal by the treaty of Alcacovas in 1479
  15. London's first ____ café opened in 1994
  16. This writer's seen going around in brown fabric
  17. Thomas ____'s inventions included the microphone
  18. Old-fashioned awards as special treats
  19. The final work of Jacques ____ was the unfinished opera The Tales of Hoffmann
  20. State whose dominance of southern Greece was ended by the battle of Leuctra in 371BC
  21. A name for a hostile attack, rarely seen in singular form
  22. Idler to gossip, therefore kept on the outside
  23. The brightest star of the constellation Taurus
  24. Bristly clique of upper-class types, almost all bad
  25. 1990s game show hosted by Phillip Schofield and, latterly, Claudia Winkleman
  26. Whole performance attracting little interest at first
  27. Rock band whose bassist is known as Flea
  28. People or things of the same age
  29. A period of leave, often to undertake a different project
  30. The man wears casual shirt, making one chuckle
  31. Russian author of Fathers and Sons
  32. Essay don constructed about epic poem
  33. Sicily's active volcano
  34. Friends character played by Lisa Kudrow
  35. 1972 novel by Frederick Forsyth
  36. And also not wanting whisky — not needing to drink it
  37. Month shared by the astrological signs Sagittarius and Capricorn
  38. The weather, listener admitted, is frightening
  39. Sitcom whose opening theme was called The Ballad of Jed Clampett
  40. Female to deteriorate a bit once
  41. Eye duct which drains aqueous humour from the anterior chamber
  42. Equally suitably
  43. Patronise silly supporter of former South American president
  44. "____ consists in believing what reason cannot” (Voltaire)
  45. Chief servant of explorer down under keeping quiet
  46. A subsidiary of the ____ transport company operates most Thameslink rail services
  47. A Parisian female upset and embarrassed must be toughened up
  48. The only Central American country with English as its official language
  49. Black deer spotted in Scottish town
  50. Vertical bar which separates window panes
  51. Charm of a stubborn person taking time
  52. The UK's best-known ____ pact lasted for about 18 months, starting in March 1977
  53. Good Swiss writer — rough judgement being "rarely read these days”
  54. Island whose king was Odysseus according to Homeric legend
  55. Move to join another plane offering speed for carrying flyer
  56. Filippo ____, Italian author of the Futurist Manifesto in 1909
  57. A supreme newly built temple
  58. In music, the "fundamental” or lowest note obtainable from a length of wind instrument tubing
  59. Antiseptic medic tries out, without sulphur content
  60. 1986 martial arts comedy film starring Kurt Russell and Kim Cattrall
  61. Groups of bones in the feet of vertebrates
  62. French novelist who wrote The Mysteries of Paris
  63. One contemplating acquiring a rifle
  64. Industrial city of Belarus, approximately 300 km south-east of Minsk
  65. One sailor and another endlessly depressed
  66. Arthurian comic strip created by Hal Foster in 1937
  67. Women beset by coldness of manner and fustiness
  68. Codename for operations by the US and allies before the combat stage of the Gulf War
  69. Portuguese footballer whose record of 127 caps was broken by Cristiano Ronaldo
  70. Pain-inhibiting peptide produced by the brain
  71. Like, for instance, a metallurgical test
  72. Ancient Turkish city where the apostle Paul is said to have met the disciple Timothy
  73. Plant with burs left in shelter
  74. Distinctive atmosphere, from a Latin word for "breeze”
  75. Adjective describing email that you don't want
  76. With arms and legs stretched out
  77. Strutting leader, idiot in that long garment
  78. Charlie Chaplin was Adenoid Hynkel in The ____
  79. Dublin's crossword compiler? A dog!
  80. Author whose short story collections included Bliss and The Garden Party
  81. Scentless plant of woods and hedges
  82. The ____ or Rongkup people are believed to be the earliest inhabitants of India's state of Sikkim
  83. Protein I had detected in a French wine
  84. A change to a proposed bill
  85. Element of sung Mass needs change — Latin omitted, American included
  86. Second largest lake in the Lake District
  87. Computer network used with little hesitation in physics unit
  88. State lying between Kansas and Texas
  89. Perform somersaults in river? A farce
  90. Historic home of the Gordon Highlanders, formerly called Milton of Strathbogie