Columba

2378: Boundary

29 September 2018 9:00 am

One unclued light, a term for a boundary of an area whose name is formed by two unclued lights, is…

2372: Spot-on

18 August 2018 9:00 am

One unclued light (three words) is a phrase referring to an item whose scientific name is formed by two unclued…

2369: Prodigious

28 July 2018 9:00 am

Each of ten clues contains a misprinted letter in the definition part. Corrections of misprints spell a word which can…

2366: The square

7 July 2018 9:00 am

Three items (one consisting of three words, and two consisting of four words each) read clockwise round the perimeter. Part…

2360: Diplomatic

26 May 2018 9:00 am

One unclued light is the title (two words) of a work by a person whose name is formed by two…

2354: Pioneering

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Two unclued lights form a three-word phrase. Clues in italics are cryptic indications of partial answers; in each case, the…

2348: It’s a trap

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Clues are given according to alphabetical order of their answers. Each of thirty-two clues comprises a definition part and a…

Counterclaim

10 February 2018 9:00 am

The first line of a 4 (two words) consists of 7A and the puzzle’s 3 41; the second line is…

2342: Decorative

20 January 2018 9:00 am

Two unclued lights are terms for the same style. One, consisting of two words, forms a cryptic indication of each…

2339: Interesting

9 December 2017 9:00 am

Cryptic indications in four clues are incomplete; in each case, the part not indicated is supplied by a 1D (two…

2336: Irrelevant

18 November 2017 9:00 am

Each of four unclued lights is the result of an action that may be described as 7 (hyphened), a definition…

2333: Unchangeable

28 October 2017 9:00 am

One unclued light is a three-word phrase indicating the way in which each of the answers to clues in italics…

2327: Exhibition

16 September 2017 9:00 am

Five unclued lights are titles of works by a person whose name is formed by two unclued lights. Three clues…

2324: In the frame

26 August 2017 9:00 am

Each of twenty-one clues comprises a definition part and a hidden consecutive jumble of the answer including one extra letter.…

2321: Cleaner

5 August 2017 9:00 am

One unclued light, defined by the title, is a word that can be divided into three words; each of these…

2318: Groundwork

15 July 2017 9:00 am

One unclued light (four words) is the title of a 40 recorded by 43 (two words). This title forms a…

2312: Bandleader

3 June 2017 9:00 am

Two unclued lights form the title by which a 38 32 is commonly known. This title’s first word defines one…

2309: Complicated

3 June 2017 9:00 am

Corrections of misprints in clues give TANGLED UP IN BLUE, the title of a song by Bob Dylan. Answers to…

2309: Complicated

13 May 2017 9:00 am

Each of fifteen clues contains a misprinted letter in the definition part. Corrections of misprints spell the four-word title of…

to 2306: Instruction

13 May 2017 9:00 am

The instruction was ‘SEND IN THE CLOWNS’ (21D/14) from A Little Night Music by Stephen Sondheim. The remaining unclued lights…

2303: Great 32

1 April 2017 9:00 am

The puzzle marks the centenary of the death of a person whose name is formed by two unclued lights. Five…

to 2300: The law

1 April 2017 9:00 am

Extra letters in clues give CONSTABLES, defining 7, 21 and 39. Other unclued lights are CONS (12, 16, 18) and…

2300: The law

11 March 2017 9:00 am

Each of ten clues comprises a definition part and a hidden consecutive jumble of the answer including one extra letter.…

to 2297: Thoroughly

11 March 2017 9:00 am

Corrections of misprints in clues give INSIDE OUT. Thematic entries at 2, 15A, 25, 30 and 39 are defined by…

2297: Thoroughly

18 February 2017 9:00 am

Each of nine clues contains a misprinted letter in the definition part. Corrections of misprints spell a two-word phrase. Clues…