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Independent 6271 – Making Sense of Virgilius

Posted by tilsit on 21st November 2006

tilsit.

Solving Time: 18 minutes

After yesterday’s enjoyable Tees puzzle, the momentum of the excellence of the recent Indy puzzles continued with today’s puzzle by Virgilius, although the brilliance of most of the puzzle is tempered by a couple of less than satisfying clues. 

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Guardian 23929/Paul — 24ac?

Posted by Colin Blackburn on 21st November 2006

Colin Blackburn.

Solving time : 20-60 minutes (see below).

I spent a lot of time looking at this on the bus but at the end of a 40 minute journey I had just a few answers 15, 23 and 25. I picked the puzzle up again at lunchtime and rattled it off within 20 minutes. So, I’m discounting those first 40 minutes!

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