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Archive for July 29th, 2009

Guardian, 24,764 – Enigmatist

Posted by Ciaran McNulty on 29th July 2009

Ciaran McNulty.

I found it quite challenging today, but that may be a reflection on my own circumstances having started a new job! Managed it all in the end, although 22dn and 5ac felt a little unfinished.  I thought 24ac was pretty good once the penny dropped, although 7dn tries a similar trick which fell a bit flatter for me.

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Financial Times 13,141 / Cinephile

Posted by Gaufrid on 29th July 2009

Gaufrid.

After last Wednesday’s romp, this week’s Cinephile, though easy in places, proved to be more of a challenge. One clue (24a) has defeated me completely so far and I have been unable to parse another (5d). I also have question marks against a few more clues (12a,18d & 20d).

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Independent 7109 by Dac

Posted by nmsindy on 29th July 2009

nmsindy.

Usual excellent offering from Dac, solving time, 24 mins. I found SE quarter the toughest.

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Albie Fiore

Posted by Colin Blackburn on 29th July 2009

Colin Blackburn.

John Henderson posted the following notice elsewhere yesterday. I thought bloggers and readers here would like to know.

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