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Variety Prize Puzzles 89 – Gremlin

Missing Link, page 6

The two words coming down from the top row should be COIN and JEEPS not Join and Keeps.

Thank you to Judith Boyd from Werombi, NSW for alerting us to this error.

Variety Prize Puzzles 88 – Gremlin

Globetrotter, page 21

Clue should read ‘New York’s Tin … Alley’ not ‘New York’s … Pan Alley’ for the answer PAN

Thanks to AJ Argent from Coorparoo in Qld for alerting us to this gremlin

Variety Prize Puzzles 87 – Gremlin

Acrostic, page 10

Number on the grid should have been 126J not 26J.

Thanks to AJ Argent of Qld for alerting us to this error

Variety Prize Puzzles 80

Common Thread, page 21

Incorrect anagram for 3 across – CHAMBORD

Please accept our sincere apologies for the frustration caused by this error.

Thank you to Miss R Wilton of Parafield Gardens, SA for alerting us to this error

 

Variety Prize Puzzles 76 – Gremlin

Mumbo-Jumbo Contest, page 40

The last square in the third line should not be shaded for the answer to the anagram EDOMAW.  There should only be 10 letters altogether to unjumble.

Please accept our sincere apologies for the frustration caused by this error.

Thank you to Mike Selvage for alerting us to this gremlin.

Variety Prize Puzzles 73 – Gremlin

Word For Word, page 43

The word DRESSING is missing from the list in the middle of the puzzle.

Apologies for the confusion – Lovatts Crosswords & Puzzles

Variety Prize Puzzles – 63 Gremlin

Check Point Contest, page 36

The position of the yellow shaded square at L3 is incorrect. The shading should be on the square at M3.

Apologies for the confusion and thanks to Mike Selvage of Thornlands, Qld who phoned us when he noticed the error.

Variety Prize Puzzles 62 – Gremlin

Front Cover

In our haste to bring out the Christmas issue of Variety Prize Puzzles, we missed a glaring typo on the front cover. The closing date is of course January 17, 2013 – not 2012. Fortunately it is written correctly everywhere else in the magazine.

Apologies for the confusion and thanks to Pam Bendle, [more…]