CancelReport This Post

Please fill out the form below with your name, e-mail address and the reason(s) you wish to report this post.


Crossword Help Forum
Forum Rules


9th January 2013, 17:41
What a great response. Glad to see the creative juices are still flowing bountifully in 2013. I really could have picked any one of the entries, but those that inched ahead included Greedy Kite’s post 8 (I wondered who would be the first with the Spoonerism), aristo’s delicious post 17 (as a recent and reluctant smartphone convert, it was too close to the mark to win the star prize), ixion’s post 28 and jws’s post 29 - both very clever, and as a lifelong student of German I had to admire the Germanistic mentions of Handy.

But for me, the Koh-i-Noor amongst all these gems is reduntantelf’s post 4: “Unfortunately, her postman is redundant due to the popularity of this.” Pithy, clever and relevant.

And the prize is a short clip (a bit grainy) which I hope raises a smile:

Thanks to everyone for taking part.
61 of 91  -   Report This Post

bobs mum

9th January 2013, 17:46
i very nearly did not post after that one -- well done RE --Thanks peterm for a good word
62 of 91  -   Report This Post


9th January 2013, 17:51
Well done redundantelf...and thanks peterm...
63 of 91  -   Report This Post


9th January 2013, 17:57
Well done redundantelf. Nice clue

Thanks Peterm for setting and judging – so many good entries this week. Thanks too for the mention
64 of 91  -   Report This Post


9th January 2013, 17:58
Very Well done RE great clue and a great word Peterm

By the time I looked there was so many good clues I knew I couldn't compete - and I'm not going away on Friday !!!!!
65 of 91  -   Report This Post


9th January 2013, 18:03
I never got time to enter this week but your clue was superb pal, a worthy winner and well done.
Great clip peterm, made me chuckle out loud.
66 of 91  -   Report This Post

greedy kite

9th January 2013, 18:11
Well won, Re,& thanks for the mention,pm: I've never seen so many really witty clues in one week!
67 of 91  -   Report This Post


9th January 2013, 18:13
WOW!! Sorry - yes, that is shouty out loud but I can't help it.

Thanks peterm for choosing my clue as the winner amongst so many great entries - too many good ones to mention. I will endeavour not to let the side down next week in the choice of word.

Thanks for the prize - I know someone who that happened to, except he didn't answer the phone!
68 of 91  -   Report This Post


9th January 2013, 18:33
Congratulations, reduntantelf.
69 of 91  -   Report This Post


9th January 2013, 18:35
congrats benefit scrounger
70 of 91  -   Report This Post