Magazine Gremlins – Australian and New Zealand titles

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Cluewords 141 – Gremlin

MAXI! 1, page 12

The clue box for ‘Annually (3,4)’ has two directional arrows

Thank you to Andy McCulloch for reporting this gremlin

 

Crossword & Puzzle Collection 114 – Gremlin

MEGA! 4, page 106

The clue at 85 across ‘Veteran seafarer (3,4)’ should be the plural ‘seafarers’ for the answer SEA DOGS

Thanks to Vernon Daw for alerting us to this gremlin

Colossus Crosswords 178 – Gremlin

The Baffler, page 21

The arrow is missing on the clue box for ‘Insect resin’ in The Baffler competition on page 21

Thank you to Desmond Knight from Qld for alerting us to this gremlin

 

Cluewords 139 – Gremlin

MAXI! 4, page 63

There is an extra directional arrow on the clue square for ‘Rallying lecture’

Thanks to Jenny Macqueen from Winmalee NSW for reporting this gremlin

Cluewords 138 – Gremlin

MAXI! 3 , page 50

There is an extra direction arrow on the clue square for ‘Sapped’ and the clue square for ‘Adult girl’

Thank you to Andy McCulloch from New Zealand for reporting this gremlin

Cluewords 138 – Gremlin

MAXI!, page 62

The clue squares for ‘Shrewd’ and ‘London’s Big -‘ have two direction indicator arrows instead of one.

Thank you to Jenny Macqueen from Winmalee NSW for alerting us to these gremlins.

Christine’s BIG Crossword 305 – Gremlin

Memory Lane, page 46

13ac ‘Title of the last Romanov ruler, Nicholas I’, should be Nicholas II.

Thank you to Judy Dickinson from NSW for alerting us to this error

 

Christine’s BIG Crossword 306 – Gremlin

Wiz Words, page 25

The clue ‘Blackcurrent liqueur, crème de …’ at 23 down in the Wiz Words competition on page 25 has ‘blackcurrant’ spelt incorrectly

Thank you to Cate Ewin for alerting us to this error

Christine’s BIG Crossword 306 – Gremlin

Practice Grid, page 34

The grid on this page is incorrect.

Thanks to Margaret Faulkner of NSW for alerting us to this gremlin