Magazine Gremlins – Australian and New Zealand titles

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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


Cluewords 128 – Gremlin

Cluewords 16, page 30

The clue ‘Car body’ for the answer CHASSIS is incorrect. The car body sits on the chassis.

Thank you to Andy McCulloch of Rangiora NZ for alerting us to this error.

Crossword & Puzzle Collection 108 – Gremlin

The Knowledge, page 89

The clue at 21 across ‘ To present or use material again in another from without substantial change or improvement’ has ‘form’ spelt incorrectly as ‘from’

Thank you to Vernon Daw for reporting this error to us

Colossus Crosswords 171 – Gremlin

Colossus 8, page 44

The clue at 62 across ‘Bauxite & tungsten’ for the answer ORES is incorrect.  Tungsten is a metal not ore.

Thanks to John Carter for alerting us to this error.

MEGA! Crosswords 104 – Gremlin

MEGA! 21, page 56

The clue at 35 across, ‘Foating ice sheet’, for the answer FLOE, should read ‘Floating ice sheet’

Thanks to Ruth Stothes of Morayfield Qld for reporting this gremlin to us

Colossus 170 – Gremlin

Colossus 3, page 18

The clue at 215 across, ‘Defer briefly’ for the answer SUSPENDED should have read ‘Deferred briefly’

Thank you to Matthew Jury from Glen Waverley, Victoria for alerting us to this gremlin.

Handy Acrostic 10 – Gremlin

Grid Logic 2, page 57

‘Tuesday’ is spelt ‘Tueday’ in two places

Thanks to Russell Jansen from Broome, WA for alerting us to this gremlin

Cluewords 128- Gremlin

The Baffler, page 40

The clue, ‘Atonomous Pyrenees region’ should read ‘Autonomous Pyrenees region’

Thank you to Pam Bendle of Heathmont Victoria for alerting us to this gremlin

Handy Acrostic 10 – Gremlin

Acrostic 35, page 61

The letters in the grid do not correspond with some of the letters in the clue solution

A replacement page can be emailed or posted on request.  Please accept our sincere apologies for this error.

Thank you to Tricia Reust of Queensland for alerting us to this error