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Archive for July 27th, 2012

Independent 8045/Koroi

Posted by John on 27th July 2012

John.

Yet another new setter in the Indy apparently. When I saw that it wasn’t the usual Phi, who is no doubt going to appear tomorrow, I had slight fears that it might be far harder, but this wasn’t the case. Koroi has had a very satisfactory debut: Several quite straightforward clues, but a few that stretch one a little. Neither too easy nor too difficult, and generally so far as I can see a good standard of clueing. Lots of them, though: Koroi has worked hard here and I shall have to.

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Financial Times 14,067 by Sleuth

Posted by Jed on 27th July 2012

Jed.

Plain sailing – an enjoyable ride

 

 

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Beelzebub 1168

Posted by Jed on 27th July 2012

Jed.

Sharp and fiendish fare – can anyone explain 1across?

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Guardian Cryptic N° 25,699 by Gordius

Posted by PeterO on 27th July 2012

PeterO.

I found this a pleasing puzzle from Gordius, with some fine surfaces and a generous sprinkling of wit.

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