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Financial Times 14,657 by REDSHANK

Posted by PeeDee on 25th June 2014

PeeDee.

A super puzzle from Redshank with lots of very good clues to tick.

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Financial Times 14,651 by ALBERICH

Posted by PeeDee on 18th June 2014

PeeDee.

A cracking puzzle.  Thanks Alberich!

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Posted in FT | 6 Comments »

Independent on Sunday 1,268 by Poins

Posted by PeeDee on 15th June 2014

PeeDee.

My apologies for the late post.   I won’t comment on this one as I cheated to get the blog out quickly.

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Posted in Independent | 19 Comments »

Financial Times 14,645 by MONK

Posted by PeeDee on 11th June 2014

PeeDee.

Monk has defeated me today, there are still three clues that I can’t explain.  Any help appreciated.

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Guardian Prize Puzzle 26,274 by Paul

Posted by PeeDee on 7th June 2014

PeeDee.

This was a treat to solve and blog.

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Posted in Guardian | 23 Comments »

Financial Times 14,639 by Goliath

Posted by PeeDee on 4th June 2014

PeeDee.

I have not seen a Goliath puzzle before.  From the general feel of the puzzle I’m guessing that Goliath is a new setter rather than an established one setting under a new pseudonym.

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Posted in FT | 7 Comments »

Financial Times 14,633 by ARTEXLEN

Posted by PeeDee on 28th May 2014

PeeDee.

Good fun from Artexlen today.  A relatively straightforward puzzle (for Artexlen) but with a sting in it’s tail.  Thank you.

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Financial Times 14,627 by ALBERICH

Posted by PeeDee on 21st May 2014

PeeDee.

Alberich makes us work hard today, but everything is there waiting to be found. Thank you Alberich.

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Posted in FT | 6 Comments »

Independent on Sunday 1,264 by Poins

Posted by PeeDee on 17th May 2014

PeeDee.

Good stuff from Poins, no gimmicks – just sound clues all the way.  Thanks Poins.

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Posted in Independent | 5 Comments »

Financial Times 14,621 by WANDERER

Posted by PeeDee on 14th May 2014

PeeDee.

The perfect lunchtime or coffee break crossword, very enjoyable.

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Guardian Prize Puzzle 26,250 by Tramp

Posted by PeeDee on 10th May 2014

PeeDee.

Good fun from Tramp, one of my favourite setters.

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Posted in Guardian | 27 Comments »

Financial Times 14,615 by HAMILTON

Posted by PeeDee on 7th May 2014

PeeDee.

An entertaining puzzle, though I think I’m not quite on Hamilton’s wavelength as I struggled to fully explain some of the clues.  Thank you Hamilton.

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Financial Times 14,609 by AARDVARK

Posted by PeeDee on 30th April 2014

PeeDee.

An interesting crossword from Aardvark as usual.

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Financial Times 14,603 by IO

Posted by PeeDee on 23rd April 2014

PeeDee.

IO puzzles are usually a challenge, and this one does not disappoint.  Thank you IO for stretching my brain this morning.

There are a couple of clues where IO has defeated me.  I’m sure there are valid explanations in there somewhere but I’m damned if I can find them.

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Independent on Sunday 1,260 by Poins

Posted by PeeDee on 20th April 2014

PeeDee.

Good stuff from Poins.  Trickier than the previous IoS puzzle of his that I blogged.

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Posted in Independent | 4 Comments »