Crossword

2217: Poem

27 June 2015 9:00 am

Unclued lights (one hyphened) are words from a poem whose subject appears in the completed grid. A clued light is…

2216: Riddle

20 June 2015 9:00 am

Two clues are without definitions; their answers form the name of a person with a leading part in four works…

2215: IVOs

13 June 2015 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one hyphened and another a novel which is listed in Chambers Crossword Dictionary) display a similar feature…

2214: What’s up?

6 June 2015 9:00 am

The theme word is 29 down, which defines each of the other unclued lights (including one of two words) in…

2213: Surprising

30 May 2015 9:00 am

A phrase, formed by four unclued lights, incorporates a definition of the other unclued lights and an indication of the…

Plus ça change

23 May 2015 9:00 am

The unclued Across lights (Individually or as a pair) are defined by the unclued Down lights (individually or as a…

2211: Toddler hero

16 May 2015 9:00 am

Clockwise round the grid from 37 runs a quotation plus its source (3,3,5,8,8,5,2,3,6,2,3,4) suggesting the outcome of 2. Remaining unclued…

2210: Game theory

9 May 2015 9:00 am

Four unclued lights can be arranged to form an eight-word excerpt from a quotation (in ODQ). One of these lights…

2209: Safe-blowers

2 May 2015 9:00 am

The unclued lights (two of two words) are to be linked with one of the clued lights in translation. All…

2209: Safe-blowers

30 April 2015 1:00 pm

The unclued lights (two of two words) are to be linked with one of the clued lights in translation. All…

2208: Mort

25 April 2015 9:00 am

Two words form the name of a fictional 28, described by his creator as a ‘22A/31/26’. Remaining across unclued lights…

2207: An unusual angle

18 April 2015 9:00 am

In six answers the wordplay ignores an item. These items (two of them identical) are not listed as specific 27…

2206: Landslip

11 April 2015 9:00 am

Four of the unclued lights (one of two words) and an unclued pair are of a kind, and can become…

2205: In shape

4 April 2015 9:00 am

The unclued lights (including one of three words, one of two words, and one hyphened) form two thematic groups in…

2204: Security

28 March 2015 9:00 am

In nine clues, cryptic indications omit reference to parts of answers; these parts must be highlighted, to reveal a definition…

2203: Peeping Toms

21 March 2015 9:00 am

The unclued lights are of a kind; the ones Across are one theme, and those Down (one of two words)…

2202: Problem XI

14 March 2015 9:00 am

Seven unclued lights (one hyphened) are 23: 7A + 17 + 40 + 5 + 6 + 31 = 36.…

2201: Facility

7 March 2015 9:00 am

In each of eleven clues there is an added letter in the definition part. These letters, in clue order, spell…

2200

28 February 2015 9:00 am

The unclued Down lights (individually or as a pair) are of a kind in short, as are the unclued Across…

2199: TV Comedy

21 February 2015 9:00 am

Fourteen solutions begin with the same letter as their clues. These letters in order are the initial letters of the…

2198: Tuck in

14 February 2015 9:00 am

Each of sixteen clues contains one misprinted letter in the definition part. Corrections of misprints spell the name (three words)…

2197: Missing

7 February 2015 9:00 am

Chambers 2014 is certainly not recommended this week theme-wise! But Chambers 2011 is.   Across   1    Cuckoo born…

2196: Diverse

31 January 2015 9:00 am

Round the perimeter clockwise goes a place (6) followed by a description of it (10 words, one hyphened) by one…

2195: In question

24 January 2015 9:00 am

Each clue contains a superfluous word. When these words are put in sequence according to alphabetical order of answers to…

2194: Joe Green

17 January 2015 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of three words and two of two words), individually or as a pair, are of a…