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Puzzle/Clue of the Month – January 2013

Posted by Admin on 31st January 2013

Admin.

Your nominations can be posted here: FT : Guardian : Independent
Nominations close on 7th February.
For the reason behind these nominations please see: 2013 Crossword Centenary.

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Independent – Puzzle/Clue of the Month – January 2013

Posted by Admin on 31st January 2013

Admin.

Comment format:
Puzzle of the month: DATE, PUZZLE NUMBER, SETTER, LINK TO PUZZLE
Clue of the month: DATE, PUZZLE NUMBER, SETTER, CLUE NUMBER, CLUE

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Guardian – Puzzle/Clue of the Month – January 2013

Posted by Admin on 31st January 2013

Admin.

Comment format:
Puzzle of the month: DATE, PUZZLE NUMBER, SETTER, LINK TO PUZZLE
Clue of the month: DATE, PUZZLE NUMBER, SETTER, CLUE NUMBER, CLUE

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Financial Times – Puzzle/Clue of the Month – January 2013

Posted by Admin on 31st January 2013

Admin.

Comment format:
Puzzle of the month: DATE, PUZZLE NUMBER, SETTER, LINK TO PUZZLE
Clue of the month: DATE, PUZZLE NUMBER, SETTER, CLUE NUMBER, CLUE

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Financial Times no.14,225 by Wanderer

Posted by Ringo on 31st January 2013

Ringo.

Not sure if I’ve blogged on Wanderer before – but anyway, time is short, so I’ll simply say that I enjoyed this puzzle: nothing knock-your-socks-off great or tear-your-hair-out difficult, but plenty of variety, some very nice surfaces and a fairytale theme to boot. Thank-you, Wanderer.

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Guardian 25,859 / Brummie

Posted by Eileen on 31st January 2013

Eileen.

An interesting and entertaining puzzle from Brummie, which turned out to be more straightforward than it looked at first sight.  There are some clever and amusing surfaces, some of which may be a little clunky but I have no real niggles. In fact, I found it an enjoyable solve – many thanks to Brummie.

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Independent 8,205 / Nestor

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 31st January 2013

RatkojaRiku.

I know that when my blog falls on a Thursday there is a good chance that I will cross swords with Nestor, a challenge that I relish.

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Financial Times 14,216 – Falcon

Posted by Sil van den Hoek on 31st January 2013

Sil van den Hoek.

Monday Prize Crossword/Jan 21

Once more an immaculately clued crossword by Falcon which can be found here. Not one at the higher end of the spectrum, but just like the Observer’s weekly Everyman – no coincidence, of course – one that will please beginners and more experienced solvers equally alike.

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Financial Times 14.215 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 31st January 2013

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of January 19, 2013

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