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

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