Category : Crosswords

by Buzzers - 3 weeks ago

Sudoku 4,544 hard

Click here to access the print version.Fill the grid so that every row, every column and every 3x3 box contains the numbers 1 to 9. Continue reading...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Crossword blog: Philistine's hidden Brexit message

A Guardian puzzle last week had a little extra message ...Solvers tackling last Thursday’s Guardian crossword will have noticed that the setter Philistine was on his usual witty, playful form. Non-solvers, brace yourselves, but we had, for example, “...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Azed crossword 2,466

Click here to access the print version. The Chambers Dictionary (2014) is recommended. Continue reading...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Observer killer sudoku

Click here to access the print version. Normal Sudoku rules apply, except the numbers in the cells contained within grey lines add up to the figures in the corner. No number can be repeated within each shape formed by grey lines. Continue reading...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

What was named Toy of the Century in 2000? The Weekend quiz

From Osborne House to Panenka, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 If Seth was number three, who were number one and number two?2 Where is the Cradle of Humankind located?3 Which Shakespeare title character is killed halfway through the play?4...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Crossword roundup: when broccoli isn't broccoli

Dominic Raab and Jo Johnson appear in unexpected social and culinary contexts in our pick of the broadsheets’ crypticsDear me. As we entered the short-lived parliamentary phase of the Johnson era, the first appearance, as far as I can see, of “Johnso...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Genius crossword No 195

Click here to access the print versionSeven solutions have something in common, not defined in their clues. All the other clues contain a letter superfluous to their solutions. In clue order, these letters form words that indicate the common theme. C...