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MPP – 096

Monthly Prize Puzzle (May 2020)

A Puzzle by Prolixic

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Why not have a go at our latest Monthly Prize Puzzle?

The winner will receive their choice of any of the Telegraph Crossword Books.

Please note that, due to punitive postal charges, while the competition is open to all, the prize is only available to UK solvers.

A review will follow after the closing date (16th May 2020).

The competition is now closed

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MPP 095 – Review

Monthly Prize Puzzle 095 – Review

April 2020

Where From? by Alchemi

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Congratulations to Roberta Coffer for winning this month’s prize competition.  Many of you may remember Roberta, who used to post comments as Tilly many years ago.… Continue reading

MPP – 095

Monthly Prize Puzzle (Apr 2020)

Where From? by Alchemi

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Why not have a go at our latest Monthly Prize Puzzle?

The winner will receive their choice of any of the Telegraph Crossword Books.

Please note that, due to punitive postal charges, while the competition is open to all, the prize is only available to UK solvers.

A review will follow after the closing date (18th Apr 2019).

The competition is now closed

Continue reading “MPP – 095”

MPP 094 – Review

Monthly Prize Puzzle 094 – Review

March 2020

Two Bad – A Puzzle by Phibs

Phibs said; “I intended that each of the 26 cells around the perimeter of this puzzle would contain a different letter of the alphabet, but you won’t be surprised to learn that things haven’t quite worked out as planned. However, it seems that replacing two of the outside letters will fix my problem.Continue reading

MPP – 094

Monthly Prize Puzzle (Mar 2020)

Two Bad by Phibs

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Why not have a go at our latest Monthly Prize Puzzle?

The winner will receive their choice of any of the Telegraph Crossword Books.

Please note that, due to punitive postal charges, while the competition is open to all, the prize is only available to UK solvers.

A review will follow after the closing date (21st Mar 2020).

The competition is now closed

Continue reading “MPP – 094”

MPP 093 – Review

Monthly Prize Puzzle 093 – Review

February 2020

A Puzzle by Radler

The instructions said: The wordplay in each of the across clues provides an extra letter, not needed for the answer. In clue order, the extra letters spell a phrase (1,6,3,6) which is a clue to one of the down entries. The down clues are normal. What is the answer to the clue formed from the extra letters?Continue reading

MPP – 093

Monthly Prize Puzzle (Feb 2020)

A Puzzle by Radler

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Why not have a go at our latest Monthly Prize Puzzle?

The winner will receive their choice of any of the Telegraph Crossword Books.

Please note that, due to punitive postal charges, while the competition is open to all, the prize is only available to UK solvers.

A review will follow after the closing date (15th Feb 2020).

The competition is now closed

Continue reading “MPP – 093”

MPP 092 – Review

Monthly Prize Puzzle 092 – Review

January 2020

A Puzzle by Prolixic

 

Ten solutions share a connection but which one lacks the X-Factor?

The theme of American presidents was obvious fairly early on in the solving process – the one lacking the X-Factor was, of course, President Ford, who wasn’t elected (so no-one put an X by his name on a ballot paper!)… Continue reading

MPP – 092

Monthly Prize Puzzle (Jan 2020)

A Puzzle by Prolixic

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Why not have a go at our latest Monthly Prize Puzzle?

The winner will receive their choice of any of the Telegraph Crossword Books.

Please note that, due to punitive postal charges, while the competition is open to all, the prize is only available to UK solvers.

A review will follow after the closing date (18th Jan 2020).

The competition is now closed

Continue reading “MPP – 092”