Archive for the ‘cryptic crossword’ Tag

Loroso in the FT   3 comments

Puzzle 13,672 (19th April) available around midnight from the FT crossword page: http://www.ft.com/arts/crossword

Posted April 18, 2011 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Anax in the Independent today   1 comment

Here’s the website link: http://www.independent.co.uk/extras/puzzles/crosswords/cryptic/ Not sure if I’ve done a “You either know the theme material or you don’t” jobbie before, so there might be a few grumbles today. I’ll take it like a man of course, but hope you have some fun with the puzzle anyway.

Posted April 14, 2011 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Anax in the Independent today   Leave a comment

Here’s the website link: http://www.independent.co.uk/extras/puzzles/crosswords/cryptic/

Don’t forget to download Crossword Solver (see link in post below this) so you can  solve it offline and/or print it.

Posted March 31, 2011 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Cryptic Crossword 007   4 comments

A themed one (but nothing to do with Bond – the puzzle number is coincidental). Read the rest of this entry »

Posted March 25, 2011 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Something new (hopefully)   11 comments

Just been playing around with a new puzzle concept, so I’m looking for feedback from you kind solvers. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted March 24, 2011 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Cryptic Crossword 006 – Something for the weekend   2 comments

I’ve put the link for this puzzle inside the thread as I would recommend that you read the introduction first. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted March 18, 2011 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Cryptic Crossword 005   7 comments

After a short break, a new puzzle for you to try: http://crossword.info/anaxcrosswords/Cryptic_Crossword_005 Read the rest of this entry »

Posted February 27, 2011 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Cryptic Crossword 004   Leave a comment

Here’s a little monster to get your teeth into: http://crossword.info/anaxcrosswords/CrypticCrossword004

Posted November 11, 2010 by Anax in Crosswords to solve

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Just bits and pieces   5 comments

Sometimes it isn’t specific news that gets posted here. Right now, for example, I’m just taking 5 minutes out to post a ‘general update’. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted October 28, 2010 by Anax in Newsification

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Are you a new cryptic setter?   2 comments

A year or so after beginning my setting career with The Times I was approached to vet a puzzle by a novice setter who wanted to improve his technique. Such requests have been rare but there has been a flurry of them over the past couple of months. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted October 19, 2010 by Anax in Newsification

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