Category : Crosswords

by Admin - 1 day ago

Killer sudoku 927

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

by Admin - 6 days ago

Crossword blog: a remarkable, autobiographical puzzle

The work and life of artist Renate Keeping is celebrated in unique formIf there is the slightest chance you can get to Bromley in south-east London, I urge you strongly to stop reading now, contact the Keeping Gallery and book a visit without knowing...

by Admin - 1 week ago

Azed crossword 2,717

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by Admin - 1 week ago

Crossword roundup: which cabinet members will crosswords favour?

Roll out the Cooper – or will it be the Reeves’ tale? Our pick of the best of the broadsheets’ cryptic cluesIn the example clues below, I explain the two parts of each: the definition of the answer and the wordplay – the recipe for assembling its let...

by Admin - 2 weeks ago

Cryptic crosswords for beginners: one thing on top of another

Crosswords meet Jenga in the latest instalment in our guide for the cryptic-curiousIn the example clues below, I explain the two parts of each: the definition of the answer and the wordplay – the recipe for assembling its letters. In a genuine puzzle...

by Admin - 2 weeks ago

Genius crossword No 253

Click here to access the print versionDeadline for entries is 23:59 GMT on Saturday 3 August. You need to register once and then sign in to theguardian.com to enter our online competition for a £100 monthly prize. Continue reading...

by Admin - 3 weeks ago

Crossword roundup: goodbye Rishi and the meaning of ‘X’

Opinion polls, PMs of various kinds and the final few Rishis feature in our pick of the best of the broadsheets’ cryptic cluesIn the sample clues below, the links take you to explainers from our beginners series. The setter’s name often links to an i...