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Archive for December 20th, 2011

Independent 7,856 / Scorpion – All roads …

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 20th December 2011

RatkojaRiku.

I hadn’t blogged a Scorpion for a while and when I realised that the Tuesday slot had fallen to me, I was hoping it might be one.

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Financial Times 13881 Armonie

Posted by scchua on 20th December 2011

scchua.

This is an easy-going puzzle to start the FT week with.  A few misdirections, and one definition that I hope I’ve got right.  Thanks Armonie.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  The picture set at the bottom has an unidentified link with the crossword, and within itself.

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Guardian 25,510 – Shed

Posted by Uncle Yap on 20th December 2011

Uncle Yap.

This should have been quite a pleasant and smooth stroll except that 21Across held me up for a bit. Apart from that glitch, the puzzle is yet another rich variety of cryptic devices that challenged and entertained.

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Posted in Guardian | 32 Comments »

Financial Times 13,874 – Crux

Posted by Sil van den Hoek on 20th December 2011

Sil van den Hoek.

Monday Prize Crossword/Dec 12

This was a very good Crux , one that took a lot more time to solve than usual. 

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Financial Times 13,873 by Mudd

Posted by Pete Maclean on 20th December 2011

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of December 10th

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