The Times - Cryptic - Times Quick Cryptic No 938

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African moved quickly, carrying stick RWANDAN
Assume area staked out take as read
Characters with picnic baskets for Cockney and son AMPERSANDS
Cricketer losing heart becoming hero BATMAN
Cross with boy revealing picture x-ray
Dried beef, cocoa, regularly, for girl REBECCA
Escort vessel my inspector endlessly provides CORVETTE
Everything, or just part, for an audience SUM
Examination of the mouth ORAL
Girl to live with Victor BEV
Having undergone revolutionary process after washing? spin-dried
I dreamt about this hotel manager maitre d
In box, hid expensive leather OXHIDE
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In time, the Spanish slow down DELAY
Job with island worker delivering letters POSTMAN
Len wrongly connected with Madrid: he’s from Birmingham? midlander
Motto I’m going by as much as possible MAXIM
Pen a poet ruined: say nothing! not a peep
People who buy small jumpers SHOPPERS
Poetry volume: the Queen’s English VERSE
Sailor about to mount challenge in S Wales town ABERDARE
Some wiseacre moaning about posh car MERC
Tense: description of border area? EDGY
Victory, with time short, in season WINTER
Was about to call newspaper’s boss RINGED
Yet these might be the odds EVENS