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Christine’s BIG Crossword 297 – Gremlin

Memory Lane, page 46

The letter ‘l’ has crept into the word ‘mascot’ in the clue at 13 across, ‘Official mlascot of the Walt Disney Studios, this character was created in 1928, … Mouse (6)’

Thank you to Anne Taylor of Canterbury, NZ for alerting us to this gremlin

Christine’s BIG Crossword 297 – Gremlin

Wiz Words, page 25

‘Rouge’ is misspelt ‘Rogue’ in the clue at 6 down, ‘Baton Rogue and New Orleans are located in this US state’

Thank you to Brenda Williams of Paradise, SA for alerting us to this gremlin

Christine’s BIG Crossword 296 – Gremlin

Wiz Words, page 25

The clue at 9 down, ‘Wuthering Heights author who wrote under the pen name of Ellis Bell’ was missing the word break-up of (5,6)

Thanks to Ivan Gore of Palmerston North of NZ for alerting us to this gremlin

 

Christine’s BIG Crossword 291 – Gremlin

Pop Words, page 47

The clue should read ‘Neither One Of Us (Wants To Be The … Goodbye) (5,2)’ with the answer FIRST TO

Thanks to AJ Argent of Coorparoo, Qld for alerting us to this gremlin

BIG Crossword 287 – Gremlin

BIG 2, page 10

The clue at 9 across ‘Diana Ross’ group’ should have included the word break up (3,8) for the answer THE SUPREMES

Thank you to Ray Grindlay of Victoria for alerting us to this error

BIG Crossword 285 – Gremlin

Memory Lane, page 46

The answer to 28ac ‘When Harold Holt drowned off Cheviot Beach, John … became Australia’s new Prime Minister’ should be John McEwen not John GORTON.

Thank you to Andrew Gore of NZ for alerting us to this gremlin.

BIG Crossword 276 – Gremlin

Ninesies
Page 8

Clue at 3dn ‘Eye’s aperture’ is inaccurate for the answer IRIS.  The clue should have referred to the coloured part of the eye.

Thanks to Janet Kemp for alerting us to this error.

 

BIG Crossword 276 – Gremlin

Page 71, Acrostic Solution

The text – ‘Last seen in Mauritius in 1861…’ should read – ‘Last seen in Mauritius in 1662…’

Thank you to Patricia Hall from Queensland for alerting us to this error.

BIG Crossword 272 – Gremlin

Page 44, Point To Point

The clue ‘4. Male voice higher than a base but lower than a tenor’ should have read ‘Male voice higher than a bass but lower than a tenor’.

Thanks to Ms Margaret Burgess of Cremorne for alerting us to this error