Please help with:- 2 down. Film about start of early flight (5) S?E?E 7 down. Shot,say, opening mobster up (2,3,4) T?/T?E/?O?D Thank you....
22d, think of a welcome style (3, 2) h-t -n
21 across - 8 letters See object as abomination I?a?h?n? Thank you...
Last one, 10a _e_n_r_h A tiny amount writer takes up? Thanks in anticipation
Help on a few please 18a thick black sludge turned over (4) d??? 25a wrong category for a London hospital (4,4) ?r?y ?o?t Thanks...
Stuck on last 4 3dn Film about start of early flight (5) S?E?? STEPS maybe? 10ac A tiny amount writer takes up (8) ?E???R?H 12ac First to observe a twitch of the ear (4) ?T?C 22dn Think of a welcome...
1a Past caring for sick relative? (6) ?????c 13d Living together in shelter a place Lorraine has (2,7) ?? t???n?? 17d Clay vessel supporting bottom of coconut palm (7) t???p?? TIA...
15 ac talk about fear over moving foam (5,5) something water? 8down it reveals part of wing (7) Thanks in advance...
Help much appreciated 11D Spymaster at home, afraid of telepathy (4-7) 23A Racehorse or show dog ? (5-2-7) 26A Tensing and Hillary’s feature film (6) Thank you...
4d Soil we turned into ceramic block? No (5,3,3) 9a Split in cloth so short I am not worried (3,11) Can't get into this one today....
10 across. Clue: A tiny amount writer takes up? (8). I have: ?E???R?H.
7 down. Clue: Shot, say, opening mobster up (2,3,4). I have: T? THE ?O?D. Help please.
32a be reluctant to relax in high temperature close to seashore (8) 58a the writer recruited by a naive leader of trade union (9) thanks in advance...
2d....Finally Plymouth Argyle - It's awfully far to go ! (5,4) L???? ?E?R.....Little Bear?...
12 across. Clue: Everyone's after torn pieces of cloth to make another one (10). I have: ?A?T?R?A?L. Help please.
sunday times cryptic 4679 16 across absolutely motionless at the games. Is this dead set?
24d Very quiet beer outside the Empire ? 5 a?p?e is it ample 26a Hear blooming riveting woman in 40s? ??s?e Times jumbo 30a The seeking of perfection 8 is this idealise or idealism Thank for help...
Please help with solution to 19 down. Key I placed in bed for singer (4,3) C?A?/T?T Thank you...
Last 1 - thought it was ok today 13A Poet takes second to think of Nancy (7). S?E?S?R Thanks in advance...
Stuck, help please. 23dn) It's not right to pack fli-flop (5) T?T?G. 24dn) Yorkshire cricketer dropping a player? That's correct (4) ?I?E. Can only think of TIKE but why?...

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10 across. Clue: A tiny amount writer takes up? (8). I have: ?E???R?H.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35492517 Hope everybody else enjoys this as much as I did !...
I buy Chat, Take a Break and That's Life every week and faithfully work through the puzzles and then enter them via the internet. Don't read many of the articles, as I find them depressing. I have...
Wednesday. The sky was clear all night and the stars put on a beautiful display. Now it's wall to wall cloud. Having a lot of fun getting on this morning. T'internet is fine, the poota is like me...
There is one which,indeed, is anoying me. It is, 'indeed'. Alexander Armstrong is forever using the word in the TV programme 'Pointless'. Hans....
6d...One following others around royal route....TRAIL or TRAWL please ?23a...See Liberals about fuss over nothing (3,3)...?O? ??L
Good morning folks Sunday Times. 12ac vampire book or The Remains Of The Day (8). 17d bug or second sickness caused by drink55,3) . No letters because my mind a blank. Thank you in advance...
With Suduku puzzles how are they graded like as mild, hard or fiendish...
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b06ymzly/panorama-teenage-prison-abuse-exposed Flipping heck ! Did the lesson of Winterbourne View teach us nothing ? Yet again, another cheap alternative to...
Since I got up, there seems to have been an issue with Windows, sites like this are working but anything involving connecting to my e-server and searches (both Edge and Google Chrome) are not really...
Can I ask which Sunday newspapers ABers take. I have always liked the Scottish Sunday Express for their £1,000 crossword. However, last week both the paper itself and the magazine went into the...
Have any ABers been to the Maldives, and if so do you need to take anti-malaria tablets, or get other innoculations before travelling there?
Question A Pegasus crossing allows which animal to cross the road. Answer A Zebra.
Mrs. K. and I would like to go for a Baltic cruise next year - they appear to start in May - never been on a cruise before. Does anyone have any experience and advice please?...
It's just one part of a parsing that has me stuck this evening: 24A The small church specified gets top-level cover (6). I have THATCH for the 'cover', TH for 'The small', CH for 'church', but how do...
Can I ask which Sunday newspapers ABers take. I have always liked the Scottish Sunday Express for their £1,000 crossword. However, last week both the paper itself and the magazine went into the...
Anyone watch the new 3 part drama on BBC 1 last night?If you did, what do you think of it so far? Is it going to be one of those dramas you don't really understand until the last part? x
The PC version of the East End of London is east end and it's not only people who live there who resent that. To me it will always be North London, an area as opposed to north of London. The Home...
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-34867860 Interesting development after so long....
10A) Diverse (8). I have E?D?N?I? I'm reasonably sure of my letters. Thanks in advance...

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Sunday Times Crossword

Cryptic crosswords can be difficult even when you are used to the setter’s way of thinking. We’ve compiled a list of tips and examples from the Sunday Times crossword to help you on your way to completion and another Sunday morning well spent.   Wordplay in the Sunday Times often involves using the first or ...16:30 Thu 31st Oct 2013

I will be moving abroad to work later this year, can you recommend any good expat websites that will keep me in touch with life in Britain

Asks panda A. Most websites geared towards the British expatriate community will help you keep in touch with news and current affairs back home, put you in touch with fellow Brits abroad or send you00:00 Mon 03rd Sep 2001

Are there really Satanists in this country or is it just a bunch of Goths taking it a bit too far

asks MissDon:A. Satanists are in the news again because of 23-year-old Manuela Ruda who, along with her husband Daniel, was found guilty of murder in Germany. They had killed a man by hitting him with00:00 Fri 01st Feb 2002

What is a cryptic crossword

A. A cryptic crossword puzzle is one in which each clue is a little puzzle in itself, as distinct from the more straightforward question-and-answer crosswords. Crosswords were invented in Britain in00:00 Mon 21st May 2001

Anax Crosswords

Anax Crosswords is the home of Anax, crossword setter for the likes of The Independent, Financial Times, The Times and as of June 2011 the Sunday Times Concise Crossword. He has been setting and compiling crosswords for a number of years, and this experience reflects in his frequently updated blog - a popular source fo...13:45 Fri 08th Apr 2011

When did the Internet bank First-e close

Asks marmalade A. It closed at the end of September and all operations ceased on October 3, 2001 in the UK and Germany. It will continue to operate in France. Q. Why did it close A. Many believe00:00 Mon 29th Oct 2001

Etiquette For Asking A Quiz, Puzzle or Crossword Question

1. When asking for help with a crossword clue, please do a search through AnswerBank first to see if the clue has already been answered, especially if the crossword is more than a day old. 2. If the question has not been previously posted: Please state the name, number, date and type of crossword in the title of ...14:30 Tue 06th Dec 2011

It's been a long time

Q. How has Cliff Richard remained a major star for so long A. It's a question of knowing the market, picking the right material, staying out of trouble, and staying alive - all items Cliff00:00 Tue 19th Feb 2002

Paintings in Hospitals

Q. What is it A. A charity organisation which lends art to NHS hospitals to try to soften the institutional blow of the environment. Q. Do they charge for the service A. Pictures are issued on00:00 Sun 20th Jan 2002

What are the Spitting Image people up to

A. The satirical television series came to an end in 1988. Spitting Image - lampooning current events using latex puppets - was created in 1984 by Roger Law and Peter Fluck, and ran for 18 series00:00 Mon 03rd Dec 2001

The price is right: Buying a bestseller

There's been much noise made in the media over the last couple of weeks about the 'revelation' that the bookshop chains have been taking money from publishers in order to promote their books more00:00 Thu 08th Nov 2001

When was the first commercial on British TV

Q. When was the first commercial shown on British TV A. The first British commercial was shown in 1955 and advertised Gibbs SR toothpaste. It began... it's tingling fresh, it's as fresh as ice...The00:00 Mon 14th May 2001

Whatever happened to Russell Harty

A. He died on 8 June, 1988, from liver failure. He was 53. Harty was one of the great TV chat show hosts - yet will probably be remembered best for being attacked by an ill-mannered singer. Q. 00:00 Wed 18th Apr 2001

What should I see in Madrid

Asks B. Camfield A. Madrid is a cosmopolitan city that is best seen at night when the streets are teeming with people in its many bars and restaurants. Information on what is going on in Madrid00:00 Mon 15th Apr 2002

Kew Bridge Steam Museum

Kew Bridge Steam Museum houses a museum of water supply and a collection of water pumping steam engines. The site remains an internationally-recognised museum of steam pumping engines as a reminder of the many pumping stations spread throughout London and the UK. The museum houses the world's largest working beam engin...15:37 Mon 24th May 2010

The origins of Mothers Day

The 18th March 2007 is Mothering Sunday and as it does every year in the UK falls on the 4th Sunday of Lent. The tradition of presenting Mothers up and down the country with gifts, flowers and11:10 Fri 09th Mar 2007

Tech FAQ

The box I use to ask questions has disappeared, where did it go The question and answer entry boxes are still there, but they are now integrated into The AnswerBank's layout.In any category on the website the enter question box can be found below the search bar at the top of the page. Clicking on the box will make it o...14:53 Mon 10th Jan 2011

Q Why do radio stations ban certain records

A. There are a number of sensible, and sometimes not so sensible, reasons for not playing records on the radio. These are usually governed by the blanket criteria of what is referred to as 'good00:00 Mon 16th Apr 2001

The AnswerBank Crossword Guide - National Daily Papers

The AnswerBank Crossword Guide – National Daily Papers The Daily Mirror – Daily crosswords can be accessed online, complete with solution phone lines, so that you’ll never miss a puzzle again. http://www.mirror.co.uk/fun-games/crosswords/ The Times – The Times weekday supplements cost 9...15:37 Mon 24th May 2010

A quitter's tale

The last cigarette was stubbed out at around midnight on Sunday; the moment was filled with mixed emotions. Cigarettes and I have been through the good times and the bad times. I am sure we could have14:14 Fri 06th Jul 2007

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