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Archive for May 29th, 2011

Beelzebub 1,109 (22/05/11)

Posted by Simon Harris on 29th May 2011

Simon Harris.

A very tough solve this week – I very quickly found myself reaching for various solving aids in attempt to get this one done. The explanations for couple of clues still elude me, so I’ve reproduced them among the answers.

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AZED No. 2,034 Plain

Posted by The Trafites on 29th May 2011

The Trafites.

Great cluing from AZED this week.

There are three ‘gotchas’ (mentioned below), and several other clue wordplays that are truly great. A joy to be able to complete it, which I think, after 30 odd years of doing crosswords does prove you do improve :)

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Everyman No. 3373 (22nd May)

Posted by The Trafites on 29th May 2011

The Trafites.

Lorraine:  Good morning fellow solvers.

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Independent on Sunday 1110, by Crosophile

Posted by jetdoc on 29th May 2011

jetdoc.

Blogging from my sister’s dining room table today, up in the Lake District. An entertaining puzzle from Crosophile — relatively gentle on the solver, but with some nice twists. Read the rest of this entry »

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