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Archive for January 12th, 2012

Financial Times no.13,899 by FALCON

Posted by Ringo on 12th January 2012

Ringo.

Nothing too devious from Falcon this morning: a decent mix (though perhaps a few too many insertions), a handful of real dollies and only one or two quibble-worthy liberties…

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Independent 7876 by Nimrod

Posted by flashling on 12th January 2012

flashling.

Nimrod again, I’m sure I seem to get more than my fair share of his recently. I found bits of this tough and some clues I still can’t explain to myself properly so help would be appreciated.

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Guardian Cryptic N° 25,530 by Qaos

Posted by PeterO on 12th January 2012

PeterO.

Fortunately not too difficult, as I had a meeting to attend before solving and blogging this.
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Financial Times Prize 13891 Crux

Posted by scchua on 12th January 2012

scchua.

This is my first crack at blogging a Prize Puzzle, and an enjoyable one it is.  Not many problems, just slightly in the SE corner; the last one in was 29A, after having figured out who Jonathan was.  And there were nice surfaces throughout.  Thanks Crux.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  The 2 picture sets at the bottom each have an unidentified link with the crossword.

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Financial Times 13,890 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 12th January 2012

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of December 31, 2011

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