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Archive for March 5th, 2010

Guardian 24,950 / Arachne

Posted by mhl on 5th March 2010

mhl.

Lots to enjoy in this crossword, I thought – in particular some good anagrams. I think it should have all been pretty straightforward, except for perhaps 19 across (which I really liked, though)

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Independent 7296 by Phi

Posted by nmsindy on 5th March 2010

nmsindy.

Usual excellent puzzle from Phi, solving time 32 mins.

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Beelzebub 1,045 (28/02/10)

Posted by Simon Harris on 5th March 2010

Simon Harris.

A tough week, I found, so no danger of getting far without Chambers. Still an enjoyable challenge as always.

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Financial Times 13,326 / Bradman

Posted by shuchi on 5th March 2010

shuchi.

As always, an entertaining, challenging puzzle from Bradman. Required plenty of research/help to get this finished.

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Inquisitor 1114 – Two Dozen by Loda

Posted by Hihoba on 5th March 2010

Hihoba.

We found this a very  interesting and entertaining crossword. I (Hi) found it easy to start, but difficult to finish – the opposite of my normal experience! Twelve across clues had to be “treated” before entry, as did twelve down clues. The methods of treatment were different and to be discovered from the misprints in the other ten clues in each case.

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