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The Azed Cup
wins First Prize in competition 2174.
CHARET (Printer’s Devilry)
Some ornaments in ba/r I’ll soften, piano
This year’s honours table
The next Azed competition puzzle will be out on Sunday 6th April
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Death – metaphorically, that is to say – Thy Name is Awful (9)
Second prize winner by H. L. Rhodes in competition 379