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Archive for October 5th, 2007

Guardian 24200/Brummie

Posted by linxit on 5th October 2007

linxit.

Solving time – around half an hour in small doses.

I was very busy at work today and didn’t even have time for a lunch break, so I solved this in a few two-minute sessions and finished it when I got home. As a result I probably found it harder than it was.

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Indy 6543/Phi

Posted by John on 5th October 2007

John.

Solving time: 22 mins 38 secs. I’m sure there’s a Nina there somewhere, there being all those “loose ends” round the outside, and much of the bottom line saying FOOLS, but I can’t see it. It must be quite difficult to produce a grid in which there are loose ends at the outside yet not contravening the “rule” about never having a word with more than 50% of its letters unchecked. Read the rest of this entry »

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Inquisitor 39 – a plea for help

Posted by petebiddlecombe on 5th October 2007

petebiddlecombe.

I’m stuck on this with little time left before going to Cheltenham. I’ve solved all but three of the normal clues but have no idea about the theme. If you’ve solved it, leave a comment to say to or send an e-mail to [email protected] , and we can work out a joint blog of some kind early next week.

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