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Archive for October 14th, 2011

Financial Times 13,824 / Flimsy

Posted by shuchi on 14th October 2011


A simple solve with a variety of clue types. I especially enjoyed 10a and 5d. Flimsy is extremely skilled at crafting smooth and natural clue surfaces. The not-so-nice parts: there is an error in 22a I think and the indicator in 1a seems to be taking a liberty.

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Independent 7799 by Phi

Posted by flashling on 14th October 2011


And so it’s Friday and Phi after yesterday’s rather hard Nimrod about the Today Programme, this seemed a lot easier.

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The Guardian No 25,453, by Brummie

Posted by Stella on 14th October 2011


When I saw Brummie’s name on today’s crossword, I was a little apprehensive, not knowing quite what to expect, but I needn’t have worried.

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