The Times Specialist - Crossword Answers | 2021 03 14

crossword answers
Clue Answer
Determine definitely ASCERTAIN
& 4D: Actor who played Charles Ryder in Brideshead Revisited JEREMY
African capital city where freed slaves were resettled, starting in 1849 LIBREVILLE
An archaic and literary name for China CATHAY
Artist’s mixture of lampblack, water, and a binding agent such as shellac INDIAN INK
BBC2 current affairs programme now regularly hosted by Emily Maitlis, Kirsty Wark and Emma Barnett NEWSNIGHT
Capital of Assyria, sacked by Medes and Persians in 612BC NINEVEH
Careless, hasty writing SCRAWL
Control surfaces on tailplanes aiding descent and climbing ELEVATORS
County where Larne and Ballymena are situated ANTRIM
Flaky rolls accompanying French breakfast coffee CROISSANTS
Fund-raising veteran from Marston Moretaine who said “Tomorrow will be a good day” Captain Sir Tom Moore
Heraldic feature shared by Jamaican and Scottish flags SALTIRE
Honda 2-door saloon or 3-door hatchback launched in 1972 CIVIC
Italian soft cheese, an ingredient of tiramisu MASCARPONE
Its demi-cantons are Ausserrhoden and Innerrhoden APPENZELL
Large gun dog bred to fetch game birds RETRIEVER
Media coverage of an event REPORTAGE
Men’s winter underwear reputedly first made in Matlock LONG JOHNS
One’s established attitudes and ideas mind-set
She and Allan Quatermain are adventure novels by ____ RIDER HAGGARD
Sports footwear company named after an African antelope REEBOK
Subdivision of a cavalry squadron TROOP
The One Show presenter, formerly partnered by Matt Baker Alex Jones
Toy dog breed; Queen Victoria’s was called Dash King Charles spaniel
Variety of daisy, also called marguerite OXEYE
Went towards — trouble? HEADED FOR
____ ties were popularised by 1960s and 1970s fashion designer Michael Fish KIPPER


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