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Archive for April 22nd, 2010

Financial Times 13,336 / Orense

Posted by smiffy on 22nd April 2010

smiffy.

My second blogging encounter with Orense of late.  Not the most strenuous of workouts, but he’s always a pleasure/never a chore.  Am running late today, so please excuse the skimpy blog.

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Independent 7337 / Tyrus

Posted by Gaufrid on 22nd April 2010

Gaufrid.

Some rather tricky clues today which meant that this was far from a quick solve for me.

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Independent on Sunday 1053 by Quixote 18th April 2010

Posted by Handel on 22nd April 2010

Handel.

A pleasant and fairly quick solve over a pint in our local. We were pleased to get both 8ac and 23ac, which were words and phrases we did know, but had to root around in the back of our minds for.

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Guardian 24,991 / Araucaria

Posted by mhl on 22nd April 2010

mhl.

A good puzzle from Araucaria, much of it quite easy (a relief to me) with perhaps 3 more difficult clues. I don’t get the subsidiary of 14 across, so any explanations would be much appreciated

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Inquisitor 1121 – Associates by Lato

Posted by kenmac on 22nd April 2010

kenmac.

Well, this one put up a fight but I won through in the end. I guess it must have taken me about 5 hours over about 4 days.

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Financial Times 13,357 – Crux

Posted by Uncle Yap on 22nd April 2010

Uncle Yap.

Monday Prize Crossword on 12 April 2010
Another soft introduction to the FT week with a wide variety of cryptic devices ranging from the simple anagram to homophones to double definitions; none too difficult nor taxing. Good entertainment.

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Financial Times 13,356 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 22nd April 2010

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the weekend FT of April 10
Cincinnus keeps up his great style. My favourite clues here are 1A, 16&17A, 24A and 6D.

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