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Archive for September 2nd, 2010

Financial Times 13,480 / Falcon

Posted by smiffy on 2nd September 2010

smiffy.

A real bran tub today.  Our ports of call range from the dangerously shallow (yes, I’m talking about you, five-letter answers!) to almost uncharted waters (C19th operatic minutiae).

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Beelzebub 1,070 (22/08/10)

Posted by Simon Harris on 2nd September 2010

Simon Harris.

A tough week, I thought, especially without online access to Chambers any more. Apologies for the late-ish blog.

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Independent 7451/Nimrod

Posted by John on 2nd September 2010

John.

All this was far too difficult for me and if it hadn’t been for the reveal function I’m sure I’d never have finished, because there are still several that I can’t understand. The initial reaction is to say hmm… but perhaps they are devilishly cunning clues that simply go over my head. Let’s hope a few come to me while I’m doing the blog, otherwise this would be rather thin. Well not many did I’m afraid. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 25,105 / Chifonie

Posted by Handel on 2nd September 2010

Handel.

An enjoyable and relatively quick solve for us this morning, with only the southwest corner troubling us.

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Financial Times 13,471 – Crux

Posted by Uncle Yap on 2nd September 2010

Uncle Yap.

Monday Prize Crossword on 23 August 2010

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Financial Times 13.470 by Cinephile

Posted by Pete Maclean on 2nd September 2010

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of August 21

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