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2519: Not so up-to-date - solution

4 September 2021 9:00 am

The unclued lights can all be preceded by OLD which is the clued solution at 49 Across. ‘Crocks’ at 5…

2522: A trifle

4 September 2021 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one hyphened) have nothing in common.   Across 4Author Henry’s daughter perhaps (not a son) making a…

2514: Welcome back

10 July 2021 9:00 am

Unclued lights (one of two words, the others paired) are of a kind. Across 7Lace branches left in fruit tree (6)…

2504: Collectors’ items

1 May 2021 9:00 am

Clockwise round the peri-meter go two lines of a topical verse, thirteen words altogether. (The barred off square divides the…

2494: Back to front

20 February 2021 9:00 am

The unclued lights have something in common. None is a real word.   Across 1 Promoted male only editor eclipsed…

2488: Clueless

9 January 2021 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of two words), when paired, have something in common. Across 5 Fly eggs not at all…

2486: Ghost companions

5 December 2020 9:00 am

In this anniversary year, unclued lights (one of two words) are of a kind. Ignore four accents. Across 1 Regularly…

2474: Love me do

12 September 2020 9:00 am

31 3 worked for the 43 of 21. The 43 of 34 got him for 24 35 and sent him…

2465: Definitely amusing

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights (three of two words, two hyphened) have something in common, verifiable in Brewer. Across 4 Everybody agreed to…

2456: So American

9 May 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights (five of two words) are of a kind, singly, three pairs and a trio. Across 11 Ban on…

2453: All right?

18 April 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights, five of two words and two pairs, have something in common. Elsewhere, ignore one accent. Across 1 Keep…

2441: To and fro

24 January 2020 10:00 pm

28 2, born in 36, is best known for 10 41 (four words). He also produced a 19, 11 (two…

2435: A little puzzle

23 November 2019 9:00 am

Unclued lights, two of two words, are of a kind, verifiable in Brewer. Elsewhere, ignore two accents.   Across 12   …

2432: Getting dry

2 November 2019 9:00 am

Unclued lights (one of two words) give an event, its organiser, some participants, its winners, and the prizes.   Across…

2408: End of the line

18 May 2019 9:00 am

Unclued lights name a man born on 18 May; his position; his son; and (singly or correctly paired, two of…

2396: Reader…,

23 February 2019 9:00 am

Unclued lights are a set of literary 40s. Their creator is hidden in the grid and should be shaded. Elsewhere,…

solution

19 January 2019 9:00 am

CHRISTMAS SPIRIT   Unclued lights were names of GHOST STORIES by M.R. (MONTAGUE RHODES) JAMES: CASTING (1A) THE (29) RUNES…

Christmas spirit

15 December 2018 9:00 am

Unclued lights (six of two words, one of three), correctly linked, make ten members of a seasonal set, one light…

2384: Bang!

10 November 2018 9:00 am

Unclued lights, singly or correctly paired, are of a kind, as given in Chambers. Ignore one apostrophe.   Across 5   …

2375: 2

8 September 2018 9:00 am

2 describes a pair of unclued lights (three words altogether), which in turn include the others.   Across 12    Single…

2357: Half a Drum

5 May 2018 9:00 am

Unclued lights make five pairs with something in common.   Across 1    Fragrant nuts announced (5) 4    Neat workers secure…

2351: Triplets

24 March 2018 9:00 am

Unclued lights form three sets of three, each set related in a different way to a theme-word which is hidden…

2337: Millefeuille

25 November 2017 9:00 am

Unclued lights are connected to a theme word (which does not appear), three in each of three different senses. Two…

2325: Hard task

2 September 2017 9:00 am

Clockwise round the grid run six of a kind (one of three words and one three-word pair). Other unclued lights…

2313: Goldfish by Fieldfare

10 June 2017 9:00 am

In ten clues the wordplay leads to the answer plus one extra letter. These letters in clue order give a…