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2430: Petite traveller

19 October 2019 9:00 am

19 October marks a milestone (hinted at by 19/26/20) for a person whose real forenames are given by 1A (three…

2428: Tracks to the isles

5 October 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of two words), individually or as two pairs, are of a kind. Elsewhere, ignore one accent.…

2427: In other words

28 September 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights are of a kind, all confirmed in Chambers or Oxford. A portmanteau word (7) defining this phenomenon…

to 2424: Poem V

28 September 2019 9:00 am

The poem is La Belle Dame sans Merci by John Keats. ATONY (2), CORYZA (3), LOCKJAW (6), ENTERITIS (8) and…

2426: Her love

21 September 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights (including one of three words, two of two words, and a pair) are names for or are…

to 2423: Redheads

21 September 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights were all leaders of the USSR.  First prize Wendy Atkin, Sleaford, LincsRunners-up Robert Burgon, North Berwick, East…

2425: Herein

14 September 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights (two individually, both of two words, one an abbreviation, and five pairs) are of a kind. One…

2423: Redheads

31 August 2019 9:00 am

Eight unclued lights are of a kind.    Across 1    Place to take off sari, pants and slip (8) 8   …

to 2420: Crafty

31 August 2019 9:00 am

1, 4, 23 and 30 are livery companies (33/22). They are found in The 21 and 2 (the singular of…

2422: 40 furlongs

24 August 2019 9:00 am

The unclued Across lights are of a kind, as are the unclued Down ones, all verifiable in Chambers.   Across…

2421: Tina

17 August 2019 9:00 am

‘40/37/1A’, as he has been called, was born in 28 (two words) and died in 30/36. He was a reluctant…

to 2418: Sweet

17 August 2019 9:00 am

Unclued lights are all sweet wines. WESTERNISED, an anagram of DESSERT WINE, was to be highlighted. &nbspFirst prize Erin Barrack,…

2420: Crafty

10 August 2019 9:00 am

Four unclued lights are thematic and are defined by two others. They are found in The 21 and 2 (also the…

to 2417: Six nations

10 August 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights are LAND OF (25A): MILK AND HONEY (11A), CAKES (12A), HOPE AND GLORY (39A), ENCHANTMENT (7D), MY…

2418: Sweet

27 July 2019 9:00 am

Unclued lights are of a kind, including one of two words, all listed in Chambers or Oxford (the required spelling…

2417: Six Nations

20 July 2019 9:00 am

One of the unclued entries (two words) can be followed by each of the others (two of three words, one…

to 2414: Matchplay

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Conrad HILTON (2), Michael WILDING (37), Mike TODD (24), Eddie FISHER (3), Richard BURTON (30), John WARNER (31) and Larry…

2416: Silence

13 July 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights share a common feature at least once, different in each case.   Across 7    Liechtenstein test about…

to 2413: Sign here please

13 July 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights are EPISCOPAL SIGNATURES  First prize Jason James, CambridgeRunners-up K.M. Robb, Borrowstounness, West Lothian; McNeill, Belfast

2415: The limit

6 July 2019 9:00 am

1A (hyphened) suggests a word which, with changes to its 7D 33, becomes the four other words (including a name)…

to 2412: Transponders

6 July 2019 9:00 am

On 15th June 1919 John ALCOCK (34) and Arthur BROWN (37) completed the first non-stop transatlantic flight when they crash-landed…

2414: Matchplay

29 June 2019 9:00 am

Seven unclued entries had the same relationship to an eighth (appearing as the two other unclued lights).   Across 1   …

to 2411: Left Out

29 June 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights are famous LEFT-HANDED people. First prize Tony Hankey, London W4Runners-up Chris Butler, Borough Green, Kent; Julie Sanders,…

2413: Sign here please

22 June 2019 9:00 am

The unclued lights are of a kind, verifiable in Brewer.   Across 11    Oil-well cap adjusted as ornamentation (10, two…

to 2410: Alphabetical Jigsaw

22 June 2019 9:00 am

First prize Susan Edouard, Bexhill-on-SeaRunners-up Joan Sutton, Canterbury, Kent; Harry Duff, Machen, Caerphilly