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Archive for April 8th, 2008

Independent 6701/Nimrod

Posted by John on 8th April 2008

John.

Heavens what an effort. After a long time I’d done very little, and really thought that I’d have to cheat and look at the website, but eventually it all worked out, although there are some that I’m not comfortable with. I’m writing this blog without looking at the answers on the site, so maybe some of this is wrong. But now that I’ve done it all, I think it’s a pretty good crossword, with nice clues and little that I feel I can grumble about. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Independent | 8 Comments »

Financial Times / 12736 by Armonie

Posted by C G Rishikesh on 8th April 2008

C G Rishikesh.

I took a little more than an hour to complete this puzzle which I would rate as ‘above-average’ in difficulty. My entering one or two wrong answers initially did not help matters. I got 4ac first and did not read any Down clue until I solved some 10 or 12 in the same set (this may be the reason for total time taken but fast filling-in is never my aim). The left vertical half proved to be difficult, more so the SW corner. The last to fall were  29ac and 24dn.

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Sloggers and Betters 4 – The Photos

Posted by neildubya on 8th April 2008

neildubya.

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Guardian 24,357 (Gordius)

Posted by diagacht on 8th April 2008

diagacht.

Straightforward enough except for 26ac which took me ages to sort out and may well be wrong. Read the rest of this entry »

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Inquisitor #65 CLASSIFIED by Ploy

Posted by Hihoba on 8th April 2008

Hihoba.

Bit of a mix-up, so an emergency late blog. Please forgive any mistakes!

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Posted in Inquisitor | 7 Comments »