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Archive for May 14th, 2007

Guardian 24076 / Rufus – Straightforward start to the week

Posted by tilsit on 14th May 2007

tilsit.

Solving time: 13 minutes

A straightforward start to the week from one of the masters of the cryptic definition.  Nothing too troublesome,
although a tiny grumble for the purists might be he use of “a” in 12 across.

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Situations Vacant: Financial Times solvers

Posted by neildubya on 14th May 2007

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We would like to start including the Financial Times puzzles in this blog. The FT puzzle is set by many of the same people that also set the Independent and Guardian crosswords, and it’s more readily available to overseas solvers. It’s also a shade easier than other “broadsheets” so it’s a good puzzle for new solvers to tackle. So, if you would like to write about this puzzle and are able to do so at least once a week, please drop a mail to fifteensquared (at) googlemail (dot) com.

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Independent 6419 by Hypnos

Posted by nmsindy on 14th May 2007

nmsindy.

A, pleasant, excellently crafted, puzzle a little on the easy side of average for me.

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