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Archive for March 3rd, 2007

Independent 6352 / Bannsider – More Ashes!

Posted by bensand on 3rd March 2007

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A prize crossword and I found it trickier than a weekday with some fairly current references and well hidden definitions. As far as I can see, which is not always far in such matters, no theme! If I’d read the comments on Bannsider’s debut I might have got one across more quickly!

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Guardian 24,009/Paul (Sat 24th Feb) – Enigmatic Variations

Posted by rightback on 3rd March 2007

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Solving time: 20:15

I was pretty slow to spot the thematic bits, which were many and crucial, so I’m not too disappointed with the time. In fact I’m pleased just to have completed it correctly (I think) as there were some difficult words, names and clues.

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