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In this Archive you can find thousands of the best Cryptic Crossword Clues from 70 years of the Observer Azed and Ximenes clue-writing competitions.
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The Azed Cup
W. Drever wins First Prize in competition 2305.
AGREE def. PATCH (Wrong Number)
What’s a largely dull term for ‘fadge’?
This year’s honours table
The next Azed competition puzzle will be on Sunday 4th September
Latest AZED No. 2,308 28th Aug
From the archive
It must have reduced the risk of ending in prison (10)
First prize winner by C. O. Butcher in competition 127