Category Archives: The Times

DT 28373 – DT 28377

DT 28373 Some pine for a £500 crossword (6,6) = MONKEY PUZZLE £500 = MONKEY, crossword = PUZZLE DT 28374 DT 28375 DT 28376 Some young volunteers rejected in private fashionable set (10) = GLITTERATI Some young = LITTER, volunteers … Continue reading

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Times 26223, 26466, 26484, 4715

Clipped these a while ago and done in dribs and drabs on the commute. Times 26223 Light oily matter (some say) that’s used in perfumes (() = AMBERGRIS light = AMBER, some say = homophone, oily matter = grease h. … Continue reading

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Times 26469

Trumpet blast so long behind beat (12) = TANTARA so long = TARA, beat = TAN For Middle East, America certain to create tragedy (10,5) = PROMETHEUS BOUND for = PRO, Middle East = ME, America = THE US, certain … Continue reading

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Times 26310

Did this some time ago but only just getting round to recording. Some corking clues so I’ve left out the definition highlighting: West Bank Town judge with house to east of Morecambe? (7) = JERICHO judge = J, house = … Continue reading

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Times 26333

Struck down with the lurgi this week and haven’t been up to a crossword for a while. Probably should have picked a regular Torygraph for the come back but got there in the end. Witch – one shouldn’t drown! (5) … Continue reading

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Times 26319

Popular protest given audible sign of approval (7) = DEMOTIC protest = DEMO, audible = homophone, sign of approval = TICK h. TIC Large fish tied to end of the rope (7) = MARLINE Large fish = MARLIN, end of … Continue reading

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Times 26,143

Took ages on and off with this but enjoyed clues like: Ordinary fellow Welshman who’s name-dropped older citizen? (3,4) = JOE SOAP Welshman = JONES, name-dropped = delete N, older citizen = OAP Port is without additives, from what we hear … Continue reading

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