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Archive for June 9th, 2011

Financial Times no. 13,715 by Monk

Posted by Ringo on 9th June 2011

Ringo.

Took me a little while, this, but that may say more about me than about the puzzle. I had to look up a couple of the trickier words, but the wordplay was mostly very fair and there were some very nice slangy usages.

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Independent 7690/Punk

Posted by John on 9th June 2011

John.

A good crossword as usual from Punk. The long down clue in the middle I thought told us the theme, which was confirmed by 19ac and 27ac, but there weren’t many more answers that seemed to fit with it and no doubt this was a false trail. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 25,344 / Gordius

Posted by Eileen on 9th June 2011

Eileen.

Rather surprisingly, it’s me for the second time this week. I was asked to stand in – it’s not that I put in a special request for a Gordius! ;-)

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Financial Times 13,705 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 9th June 2011

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of May 28

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