Crossword

2114: MMCXIV/CCCII

25 May 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights (two of three and one of two words), when preceded by the same word which solvers must…

2113: Recycling

18 May 2013 9:00 am

Twenty 9-letter items form a circular chain in which each item recycles eight of its letters into the next one.…

2112: Refer

11 May 2013 9:00 am

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

2111: Father figures

4 May 2013 9:00 am

When paired, the unclued lights (one hyphened) are of a kind. Ignore two accents. (The solution at 15D is not…

2110: Resort

27 April 2013 9:00 am

Unclued lights could be resorted to form eight of a kind.  Across 6 Here and there scratch top NCO round…

2109: Not Quite 50 Shades

20 April 2013 9:00 am

Unclued lights (including three of two words and one of three words) are four people connected by the 11A and…

2108: Capital fellows

13 April 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights are of a kind, verifiable in an entry in Brewer. Solvers are required to highlight an eight-letter…

2107: Problem X

6 April 2013 9:00 am

18 (two words) will know that where ‘Q’ = ‘the number of’: Q1D x ([Q5A x Q37/35] – Q11/42) x…

2106: 30/3

30 March 2013 9:00 am

30 3 is a definition of one unclued light (which 34 follows) and also a cryptic indication of 16A. 34…

2105: Idle

23 March 2013 9:00 am

A trio of unclued lights (four words, one with an apostrophe) gave rise to another trio found in four further…

2104: Shock treatment

16 March 2013 9:00 am

Five unclued lights make up a six-word quotation (verifiable in ODQ) by an author whose name must be highlighted in…

2103: Rime

9 March 2013 9:00 am

Unclued entries are words or phrases whose meanings are not connected, but they are determined by the appearance in the…

2102: Full circle

2 March 2013 9:00 am

Four pairs of unclued lights (5,5) represent their solutions and together equal the remaining trio of unclued lights.  Across 5…

2101: Hewn vaguely

23 February 2013 9:00 am

Unclued across lights combine with down ones to form anagrams of four works (one of four words, one of three…

2100: Mask

16 February 2013 9:00 am

Each of eighteen clues contains one misprinted letter in the definition part. Corrections of misprints spell a four-word phrase which…

2099: Lover’s Knot

9 February 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights are presented in the form of the Lover’s Knots below. Each ‘Knot’ can be unravelled into two…

2098: Song IX

2 February 2013 9:00 am

Four unclued lights might justly sing ‘4D/18/13’ (five words in total). A relevant pair of clued lights must be shaded.…

2097: Spaced

26 January 2013 9:00 am

In each of 14 clues, the cryptic indication omits reference to one letter of the answer.  These letters must be…

2096: New World Symphony

19 January 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights (two of two words and the remainder when paired) are of a specific kind.  Across1 Kind, like…

2095: Getting around

12 January 2013 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of three words, one of two words and three doubly hyphened) might be named in a…

2094: A little down

5 January 2013 9:00 am

Definitions in ten clues are a letter down; missing letters, in clue order, spell out the creator of one unclued…

2093: Leading lights

29 December 2012 9:00 am

The unclued lights (all verified in Brewer 18th and 19th editions) are of a kind. Elsewhere, ignore three accents.  …

Xmas Spectator

15 December 2012 9:00 am

2A, 118, 1 and 19 (three of five words and one of three, ignore two apostrophes) are of a kind.…

Crossword

2092: Attend

8 December 2012 9:00 am

Clues in italics are definitions only. In each of their answers, it is necessary to 32 10 (a four-word phrase)…

2091: Plain and simple

1 December 2012 9:00 am

The unclued Down lights are of a kind, as are the unclued Across ones.  Across 1 Accent reflecting everything at…