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Archive for May 5th, 2009

Independent 7,036 by Virgilius

Posted by Simon Harris on 5th May 2009

Simon Harris.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, cd=cryptic definition, dd=double definition.

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Posted in Independent | 12 Comments »

Azed – Spoonerism tips

Posted by petebiddlecombe on 5th May 2009


Apart from the “definitions […] distorted by one Spoonerism” ones being much easier for me, and “don’t give up too easily – checking letters will help”, I don’t have a lot of helpful tips to offer. We have blogged one Spponerisms puzzle in the past – no. 1862. So a short go at that puzzle followed by reading the blog may help you understand what you’re looking for in No. 1927.

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Guardian 24,691 / Paul

Posted by Eileen on 5th May 2009


A typically enjoyable Paul puzzle, with several witty clues and a couple of cheeky ones. 4ac is a nice reference to his Marathon run – well done, Paul!

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Posted in Guardian | 28 Comments »

Financial Times 13,068 / Crux

Posted by Agentzero on 5th May 2009


Some good clues, but also a few that I had questions about. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in FT | 4 Comments »