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Archive for October 7th, 2012

Independent on Sunday 1,180/Poins

Posted by Ali on 7th October 2012

Ali.

Not sure I’ve had the pleasure of blogging a Poins before, but this was good stuff. I managed this in one sitting and there was nothing too tough, but also nothing to query or complain about, which is how it should be!

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Azed No 2104

Posted by bridgesong on 7th October 2012

bridgesong.

Another straightforward puzzle from Azed, with the usual quota of obscure and historic words, necessitating many checks in Chambers.  I haven’t attempted to explain the meanings of the answers, just tried to show the wordplay.  Here’s a link to the pdf of the puzzle. Read the rest of this entry »

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Everyman 3443/30 September 2012

Posted by Pierre on 7th October 2012

Pierre.

I invariably enjoy solving and blogging an Everyman crossword.  As always, a good variety of devices on display.  This morning there were two words that I was unfamiliar with, but which I shall store away for future use.  Both were eminently gettable from the wordplay, though.

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