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Archive for April 1st, 2009

Independent 7007 by Nimrod

Posted by nmsindy on 1st April 2009


A very good puzzle for April Fool’s Day by Nimrod.     Very tough, solving time, 66 mins.   There’s a Nina  which I refer to after the clue explanations.

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Financial Times 13,040 / Orense

Posted by Gaufrid on 1st April 2009


A mix of easy and slightly less easy clues today with some good surfaces. I rather liked 25a which can be a dd or a cd depending on whether one separates the ‘light’ from ‘infantry’. 18a would have pleased me if I hadn’t seen a very similar clue previously and 2d is also worthy of a mention.

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What future for the Guardian crossword

Posted by Colin Blackburn on 1st April 2009

Colin Blackburn.

This news may interest current solvers.

Guardian development

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Guardian 24,662 (Puck)

Posted by diagacht on 1st April 2009


Ran out of time, so incomplete. Took me ages to get the April Fool material. Mind you, I had been expecting this! Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Guardian | 30 Comments »