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to 2138: Hundred centimes

30 November 2013 9:00 am

The unclued Across lights are words abbreviated by C (= 100) and the unclued Down lights are abbreviated by c…

2138: Hundred centimes

9 November 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights, across and down respectively, are of a kind, all verifiable in Chambers.   Across   4 Single…

To 2135: Strange

9 November 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights are CONDUCTORS (SARGENT is an anagram of the title STRANGE).  First prize Roderick Rhodes, Goldsborough, North YorksRunners-up…

2135: Strange

19 October 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights are of a kind.   Across   1    Remains close to the co-founder of the Townswomen’s…

2132: Ricochet

19 October 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights, when paired 12/20, 16/33, 25/29, 31/6, 42/2, are RICOCHET or reduplicated words.  First prize Mrs Rhiannon Hales,…

2132: Ricochet

28 September 2013 9:00 am

The unclued Across lights, when correctly paired with the unclued Down ones, are of a kind, verifiable in Brewer.  …

to 2129: DUMPYNOSE

28 September 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights (1A, 1D/36, 4/31D, 5/27, 15/16A, 16D, 25A/40, 42 are each the PSEUDONYM (anagram of ‘Dumpynose’) of a…

2129: Dumpynose

7 September 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights, individually (each of two words), or paired, are of a specific kind, verifiable in Brewer 17th Edition…

To 2126: Word Building

7 September 2013 9:00 am

The chain of anagrams is as follows: 40, 8, 18, 25, 22, 23, 21D, 19, 1A  First prize Robert Hirst,…

2126: Word building

17 August 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights can be arranged into a chain of anagrams of 3 to 11 letters in length, with the…

To 2123: Go on then!

17 August 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights are characters from The Goon Show. The paired solutions are 22/20, 32/35 and 37/9.  First prize Phillip Wickens,…

2123: Go on then!

27 July 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights, (one individually, one of two words and three pairs), are of a kind.   Across   4…

Solution to 2120: Urban — or what?

27 July 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights are foreign cities, as known in their own countries.  First prize  Vicky Thomas, Apokoronas, CreteRunners-up  Mrs F.…

2120: Urban – or what?

6 July 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of two words) are of a specific kind. Ignore all accents.   Across 1 H-E-X? (5)…

to 2117: Highlands and islands

6 July 2013 9:00 am

The twenty-two lochs which did not fit into the grid are, in order of their appearance in the story: Ainort,…