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Archive for March 20th, 2011

Beelzebub 1,099 (13/03/11)

Posted by Simon Harris on 20th March 2011

Simon Harris.

A very pleasant solve this week, once again. I thought I might be on for a rare unaided finish but alas the big red book had to come out to finish the NE corner – primarily to confirm some elements of the wordplay in 12ac, 6dn and 8dn.

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Independent on Sunday 1,100 by Quixote

Posted by Simon Harris on 20th March 2011

Simon Harris.

A nice round number this week, and a nicely-rounded puzzle from Quixote to complement it.

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Everyman No. 3363 (13th March)

Posted by The Trafites on 20th March 2011

The Trafites.

Lorraine:  Medium level of difficulty for an Everyman this week, with some typical Everyman clueing.

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Azed 2024

Posted by John on 20th March 2011

John.

As always of course, a very good crossword from Azed. Some of the clues (1ac and 1dn particularly) are marvellous and everything is sound and well-signposted. My solving performance is rather feeble: I can imagine that people will 10ac to this site in the hope of clarification, something I don’t always provide. But I’m sure that people sharper than I am will do what I have failed to do. Read the rest of this entry »

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