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Archive for June 5th, 2012

Financial Times 14022 Neo

Posted by scchua on 5th June 2012


Neo has always provided an enjoyable challenge to me.  This was no exception, though made a bit easier once I had cracked 19 26 9.  Thanks Neo.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  [[Each of the pictures at the bottom has an unidentified connection with the puzzle.]]

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Independent 8,000 / Eimrod

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 5th June 2012


In the midst of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations it seems only fitting that we should be marking a landmark of our own: a cruciverbal milestone, namely the publication today of the eight-thousandth Independent cryptic crossword.

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Guardian 25654 – Bonxie

Posted by Uncle Yap on 5th June 2012

Uncle Yap.

Thank you, Eileen and Phil for filling in for me so exceptionally well during my brief sojourn in Indonesia for the Borobudur Interhash 2012. The biennial Hash House Harriers event at this UNESCO Heritage site attracted 4,800 hashers from 52 countries and was so well organised that I rate it the best I have attended in terms of logistics, food and beverages, value-for-money and quality of runs. Even their President joined us for a morning walk/run.

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