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Archive for May 1st, 2012

Financial Times 13992 Phssthpok

Posted by scchua on 1st May 2012


This was one of the more difficult Phssthpoks I’ve completed.  Without the help of the anagrams, I think I would have found it even harder.  Some tricky clues to be had here.  Thanks Phssthpok.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  Each picture at the bottom has an unidentified link with the crossword.

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Independent 7970 / Raich

Posted by duncanshiell on 1st May 2012


Raich is a regular contributor to puzzles in the Independent, Inquisitor and Listener series.  I think also that I have seen him once in the Guardian.  His clues are generally clear and not too difficult to solve once you have got a start into the grid.  Today’s puzzle was no exception.

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Guardian 25624 – Boatman

Posted by Uncle Yap on 1st May 2012

Uncle Yap.

I cannot really say I enjoyed myself this morning . On my first pass, I only managed 15A in a puzzle mini-themed on something which can be animate or inanimate. Tough and not my cup of tea. Read the rest of this entry »

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