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Irish Times (Crosaire) Feb 08 2016

Account for lost time ITEM
Advertise growing concern for one of those involved in plot? Sounds like a plum job! MARKETGARDENING
Benjamin rings institute for Deborah Troy behind with payments BEINDEBT
Cocaine missing from first shipment in old Greek boat ARGO
Confident and stylish type making first appearance on the radio DEBONAIR
Conservative left counting the cost of securing The House CLADDING
Cooperative is prepared to cover workers from academy AMENABLE
Final performance of Freebird lyric perhaps SWANSONG
First place in need - badly EDEN
Foreign high-flyers join sovereign's Repeal Party with anonymous agent involved in The Rising BAKINGSODA
Handy type of flash lamp PALM
Has no chance of success staying at The Post? NONSTARTER
Heard talking to the secretary writing things down for slave driver DICTATOR
Highlight place near summits in neighbourhood of Nepal HOMEINON
Idle type treats sick ATREST
Local diamonds sourced from China originally by cool type during the summer ICETEA
Mob lawyer behind Bar Review is English RABBLE
Oliver Gavroche wandering around Paris? URCHIN
One of The Untouchables gets a cross made for a driving test SACROSANCT
Opening in defaced cell? PORE
Pinotage grape found on both sides of channel PIPE
Relative starts athletics training with a series of movements SONATA
Rose loses head after rascal produces levy IMPOSE
School can be difficult for one who's smashed SHARD
Serve bantam to one of those looking out for someone on campaign trail perhaps BATMAN
Stand at Railway End has series of links for flower arrangement DAISYCHAIN
Succumb to dead heat in formal wear BOWTIE
Trim comic has most of the cheese dish cooked in Japanese restaurant BEANCURD
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