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Archive for October 23rd, 2007

Independent 6558/Virgilius

Posted by neildubya on 23rd October 2007

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Cryptic crossword setters often borrow terminology from the world of 2D so a bridge-themed puzzle seems very appropriate. This cleverly constructed grid contains NORTH SOUTH EAST WEST in the places you would expect them to be, as well as the four playing card 24A and NO TRUMPS. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian No 24,215/Puck – the good, the bad and the ugly?

Posted by loonapick on 23rd October 2007

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In my opinion, a mixture of brilliant clues (5, 10, 20) and some of the things I don’t like so much in puzzles (14, 24) and a couple of clues where I’m not sure if they are good or not (13, 19)

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