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Archive for July 12th, 2012

Financial Times no.14,054 by ORENSE

Posted by Ringo on 12th July 2012


Maybe it was because, unusually for me, I resorted to the Pink ‘un itself rather printing off the online version – or maybe it was because the sun was out – but, in any case, I found this a brisk and jolly solve. No serious complaints, no serious difficulties, and all in all an excellent puzzle. Thank-you, Orense.

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Independent 8032 / Mordred

Posted by duncanshiell on 12th July 2012


This was a crossword that did not have complex wordplay, but it was still an enjoyable challenge.  The wordplay in  majority of the clues followed an additive or double definition route.  

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Guardian 25,686 by Gordius

Posted by flashling on 12th July 2012


Your regular blogger Andrew is away on his holidays and has asked me to stand in for you all. After yesterday’s comments I won’t say how easy I found it :-)

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Financial Times 14,045 – Dante

Posted by Sil van den Hoek on 12th July 2012

Sil van den Hoek.

Monday Prize Crossword/Jul 2

First of all, many many thanks to Flashling who was so kind to blog all four of the June Monday Prize Crosswords. It must have been hard to adjust to the level as he is more a champion of Nestor, Anax, Bannsider, Dac and the like. When this blog appears, I am perhaps (who knows, not me) on the way back to the UK after kind of camping in my Utrecht property for several weeks. If so, how nice to be back with a Dante.

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Financial Times 14,044 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 12th July 2012

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of June 30, 2012

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