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BIG Crossword 270 – Gremlin

Page 27, Acrostic

There is an extra white square after 41G that shouldn’t be there.  The word starting with 37H only has  5 letters in it.

We apologise for this frustrating Gremlin.

BIG Crossword 267 – Gremlin

Page 30, The Demon

The answer to clue 43 down ‘NZ North Island bay, … Bay’ should be HAWKES but there is only room for HAWKE on the grid.


Thanks to Nicola Tennent of Bardon, Qld for alerting us to this error.

BIG Crossword 266 – Gremlin

Page 14, BIG Crossword 4

109 across ‘KISS frontman, … Simmons’ should read ‘KISS bassist, … Simmons’.  Paul Stanley is the frontman.

Thanks to RJ Witton of Parafield Gardens for alerting us to this gremlin.


Page 64, BIG Crossword 12

115 across ‘Giver (orders)’ should read ‘Give (orders)’ for the answer ISSUE.

Thanks to Russell Jansen of Broome, WA [more…]

BIG Crossword 264 Gremlin

Match-Up, Crossed Wires, page 2

‘d. Arrested Development’ should read ‘b. Arrested Development’

Thanks to Carolyn Frame and AJ Argent for alerting us to this typo.

BIG Crossword 263 Gremlin

BIG 2, page 10

137 across ‘Giver (orders)’ for the answer ISSUE should have read ‘Give (orders)’.

Thanks to Margaret Worrington for alerting us to this typo.

BIG Crossword 255 Gremlin

Memory Lane, Page 32
30 across ‘He played eight parts in Kind Hearts And Coronets (4,7)’ is one square short on the grid for the correct answer ALEC GUINNESS. The solution on page 71 gives the incorrect spelling ALEC GUINESS.

Thank you to Matt Baker of Christchurch, NZ for alerting us to [more…]

BIG Crossword 250 Gremlin

Page 20 Cryptic Castle

The last clue/solution (‘Sink creator’ for FOUNDER) is incorrect. The word should be FOUNDED, with a corresponding clue.

Thanks to Claire Robinson for alerting us to this error.

BIG Crossword 245 Gremlin

Page 73 Prize Winners

The solution to Starhunt No. 8 reads  Keifer Sutherland but should be Kiefer Sutherland to be correct and to match the answer to the puzzle in BIG Crossword 241.

Thanks to Norm Elmore for alerting us to this error.

BIG Crossword 245 Gremlin

Page 7 The Judge Sums Up

We have the answer to Demon clue 85ac as SCUTTLE when it should be SCUFFLE.

Thanks to Norm Elmore, of Mission beach, Qld, for alerting us to this typo.