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Archive for December 6th, 2012

Independent 8158 / Nestor

Posted by duncanshiell on 6th December 2012

duncanshiell.

Initally posted at 16:45 this blog started out as a very quick and basic one as Gaufrid has asked me to help in the apparent absence of the scheduled blogger.

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Financial Times no.14,180 by Redshank

Posted by Ringo on 6th December 2012

Ringo.

I won’t say too much about this morning’s offering from Redshank, because a combination of software, hardware and newsagent failings have already made me very late. So I’ll only say that I thought this was a great puzzle, and that I wish I’d had more time to appreciate it. Thank-you, Redshank.

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Guardian 25,812 / Gordius

Posted by Eileen on 6th December 2012

Eileen.

‘Mixed bag’ is a term that has been applied more than once to Gordius puzzles, by me and others – and here’s another: some good clues but, as so often, I have quibbles regarding quite a few more.

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Posted in Guardian | 67 Comments »

Financial Times 14,171 – Dante

Posted by Sil van den Hoek on 6th December 2012

Sil van den Hoek.

Monday Prize Crossword/Nov 26

Mostly straightforward, but as always with a Dante puzzle there were these final bits that held me up.  I think the end-product is right, but I need some help to justify one or two clues.

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Financial Times 14,170 by Falcon

Posted by Pete Maclean on 6th December 2012

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of November 24, 2012

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