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Archive for April 24th, 2013

Financial Times 14,295 by Monk

Posted by PeeDee on 24th April 2013

PeeDee.

An easier than usual puzzle from Monk, he has taken pity on us this week.  Having said that there is still one I cannot explain, so any help appreciated.  Enjoyable to solve as always, thank you Monk.

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Guardian 25,930 – Enigmatist

Posted by Andrew on 24th April 2013

Andrew.

It’s been quite a while since we saw Enigmatist on a weekday — not since 5 July last year in fact — and as always I was a little apprehensive when I saw his name. I got a few answers quickly and thought this might be one of his gentler efforts, but slowed down rather towards the end. There are a couple of clues I can’t fully parse, and I have a query about the answer given in the online version for 24a. In the interests of getting the blog published I will now hand over to m’learned friends in the comments.

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Independent 8276 / Dac

Posted by duncanshiell on 24th April 2013

duncanshiell.

Dac puzzles are always a joy for a blogger.  The clues are excellent and the wordplay is 99% crystal clear.

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Inquisitor 1277: The Long View by Wickball

Posted by duncanshiell on 24th April 2013

duncanshiell.

This week’s Inquisitor has a new setter – Wickball.  Welcome Sir [or Madam]

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