A gremlin is an error that makes a puzzle frustrating, difficult or impossible to complete.

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27 11, 2015

Handy Puzzles 82 – Gremlin

Criss Cross 2, page 42

Due to a printing error, the squares in this puzzle are black instead of white. A replacement page can be emailed or posted on request.  Please accept our sincere apologies for this error.

The team at Lovatts

23 11, 2015

Code Cracker Starhunts 88 – Gremlin

Showtime, page 52

The number of letters indicated for the answer to the clue at 8dn ‘Eddie Murphy police comedy, Beverly …’ should have been (5,3) and not (4,3).


Thanks to Wendy McCarthy of Calamvake, Qld, for alerting us to this gremlin.

4 11, 2015

Handy Puzzles 81 – Gremlin

Page 28, Word Pairs

The word CHICKEN should not appear in this puzzle.

Thanks to Justin Atkinson of Wellington, NZ for alerting us to this error.