Fifteensquared

Never knowingly undersolved.

Archive for July 20th, 2011

Independent 7,725/Dac

Posted by Ali on 20th July 2011

Ali.

Maybe I was a bit out of sorts today, but this seemed pretty tough for Dac. The first answer I entered was 18A, and even then I didn’t know quite why (still not sure now as it goes).

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Independent | 8 Comments »

Financial Times 13,750 by Gozo

Posted by PeeDee on 20th July 2011

PeeDee.

Gozo is in fine form today, well worth having a go at this one if you have not already done so.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in FT | 7 Comments »

Guardian 25,379 – Philistine

Posted by Andrew on 20th July 2011

Andrew.

A second outing from Philistine (the first was in May), and rather a trickier one this time round, I thought, but very enjoyable and with some interesting and witty clueing. Thanks Philistine, and I look forward to seeing you here again.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Guardian | 54 Comments »

3D crossword event: reminder

Posted by jetdoc on 20th July 2011

jetdoc.

Saturday 6 August: A 3D Bloggers and Setters in Cheltenham
“The First All-England RNIB 3D Crosswords Cup”

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Announcements | No Comments »

Inquisitor 1185: Trilogy by Plumrot

Posted by duncanshiell on 20th July 2011

duncanshiell.

Plumrot is a new compiler to me so I wasn’t sure what to expect in this puzzle.  The grid was a fairly compact 11 * 11 size, presumably to fit with key elements of the theme.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Inquisitor | 12 Comments »