Never knowingly undersolved.

Archive for April 11th, 2012

Financial Times by Gozo 13,975

Posted by PeeDee on 11th April 2012


Another lucky week for me.  I get to blog the Guardian Easter Special at the weekend and now this really super themed puzzle from Gozo today.  I recomend having a go at this one, the puzzle can be downloaded here.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in FT | 14 Comments »

Independent 7953 / Dac

Posted by Bertandjoyce on 11th April 2012


An enjoyable but not spectacular puzzle from Dac. As usual the clues were well composed with some clever use of adjectives, nouns and verbs changing usage which some people may not like…. but we do! We really liked 21a.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Independent | 6 Comments »

Guardian Cryptic N° 25,607 by Orlando

Posted by PeterO on 11th April 2012


A very satisfying puzzle – not too difficult, with a plethora of ingenious and witty devices. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Guardian | 31 Comments »

Inquisitor 1223: Fools by Rasputin

Posted by kenmac on 11th April 2012


There’s a misprint in the definition in all clues. In clue order, they spell out a two part instruction, which will help us to identify a “running joke.” Once the grid’s complete, we have to transform the rows into background noise, in a suitably repetitious manner. Finally, we’ll find several instances of one particular letter already in place.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Inquisitor | 8 Comments »