Category: The Times – Specialist 8 July 2018
A country businessman initially raised capital
Hypothetical change in the brain, accounting for the existence of a memory
One of the five rivers of Hades, causing forgetfulness in those who drank from i...
Flipping trick by African party ensconced in wealth is illegal act
A clumsy person
I ____ my rival, but only to strangle him (Nero, in Jean Racine's Britannicus)
Italian fashion designer, a rival of Coco Chanel, whose clients included Mae Wes...
Once cut off on isle after drifting
Place for preacher once in dance, having abandoned Mass
Invented past experiences, compensating for memory loss
Actress who said A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when...
Small tumour of the teeth
Scottish fruit is slower, lacking sun before the end of August
In the manner of a nobleman
Obtain recreational drug that's legal
Blue liqueur, which is also an orange liqueur
Plant also known as columbine and granny's bonnet
Ascetic lad wandering round end of village in bare feet
A bit of Scotland English established in Derby?
Swelling on a hand or foot, caused by exposure to cold and humidity
Sound of levers reduced by 50%
A funeral oration
Spanish port from which one would sail to Algiers
Market-places in which quick drink is knocked back
Island, a region of France, to the east of Madagascar
US Army general who resigned following remarks in a 2010 Rolling Stone magazine ...
A cascade in the Yosemite Valley, sharing its name with many other cascades
What's used by Scottish oboist or pianist
Adhesive commonly used by actors to attach false hair
See this girl in Russian river?
Named after a German chemist, an alkaline solution used to detect ammonia
Duck with common, velvet and surf species
The whole oyster changed due to biochemical process
River on which Hamburg stands
Hooligan holds Rex to be a geek
Armour for the head, used around AD1500
John ____ played Mr Humphries in Are You Being Served?
Folk from small communities maybe in very bad match
Form of precipitation making sesame plants shoot up
Labour Party leader who succeeded Clement Attlee
General of the American Revolutionary War who was remembered as a traitor
Jars left in a pub with old measure inscribed at the front
Singer of Puppet on a String, Britain's first Eurovision Song Contest winner
Florida's ____ International Speedway replaced a course including a local beach
Art movement pioneered by Picasso and Braque
Excellent additional allowance for returning regiment once
Worker brings Queen to entrance
Capital of the Campania region of Italy (anglicised spelling)
Oxford college whose alumni include Richard Burton and Roger Bannister
Past form of worship lead by priest taking summer abroad
Form a mental image of something not present or fictitious
Embarrassed, he had to go down!
____ Things, a novel by Stephen King
Coronation Street character, played by Geoffrey Hinsliff, who married Ivy Tilsle...
Pat - he is bursting with energy? It's the medical treatment
Beginner losing heart a bit once
The darts player currently ranked world number one
William of ____ gave his name to a famous methodological principle
University Challenge catchphrase coined by Bamber Gascoigne
Location of the Top Gear studio and test track
Drama involving a rescuer
Leg of eg mutton suitable for roasting
Fermented soya bean paste, used as a flavouring in Japanese cookery
Continue to play, eg as the winner of a pub pool game
Four of the apprentices in company no longer
Michael ____ is the Mayor of Casterbridge in Hardy's novel
What could be small member's helmet?
Former boxer who won world titles in five weight divisions
A puffy bulge below the eye
Firm associated with top family given new leader
John Marston is the lead character in this Rockstar video game
Henry David ____ wrote Walden
Devil uses transport organisation to convey stolen goods
Story-tellers droop before the last word
In Greek myth, the husband of Eurydice
European accommodation provided by landlord, we hear
The Old Vic and Young Vic theatres are in this London district
Therapeutic dance system developed by Emile Jaques-Dalcroze
See Welsh girl being delightful
Ivy League university in New Jersey
Guitarist's effects unit which mixes two signals, one with a varying delay
If you're struggling with a hard puzzle, ____ desperandum
With number falling short, it's no longer easy
There's ____ - a hit for Herman's Hermits in 1967 and the Carpenters in 1976
Safe? It's otherwise skirting very large pits
Robert Seymour ____ was poet laureate, 1913-30
John von ____ made significant contributions to quantum mechanics, economics and...
Female plotters could be anti-gent, sir!
The son of iconic Neighbours couple Scott and Charlene
French explorer heading off behaving in more affected manner
Historically, land on the edge of a forest, eg in Dibden ____, on the edge of th...
City which was the major Israelite place of worship before Jerusalem's first tem...
Check forepart of ship