The Weekly Warlock Wind-Up: Alphabet Street (answer)

This week, I gave you the following words and asked you to place a letter on each row that could be substituted for the first letter of the words on either side, to form another word in each case. These new letters would then spell out a word when read downwards.

FENCE   HITCH

TOAST   DELAY

STEMS   TONIC

TASTY   PIECE

PAPER   SHORE

GLAND   SLATE

But what was this word? Find out after the break…

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The Weekly Warlock Wind-Up: Connections (answer)

This week, I asked you to identify the connection between the following four words. But alas, it seems nobody has risen to the challenge! You can see the solution after the break…

ENJOY   DILEMMA

CHEAPSKATE   CREAMY

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The Weekly Warlock Wind-Up: Lateral thinking (answer)

This week, I posed you the following question:

On a dark, stormy night you are driving past a bus stop. Waiting at the stop are an old woman who looks as if she is about to die, an old friend who once saved your life, and the partner you’ve been dreaming of. Knowing that you can only take one passenger in your car, what should you do?

Did you get it right? Can there even be a morally right answer? Find out after the break…

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The Weekly Warlock Wind-Up: Pyramids (answer)

This week I asked you to fill in a pyramid with the letters given, so that various words could be read. See the solution after the break!

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The Weekly Warlock Wind-Up: Office space (answer)

This week, I provided you with what I think is one of my hardest puzzles yet – how much should the photocopier cost?

COMPUTER – £1100

FILING CABINET – £153

DISPLAY SHELVING – £607

PHOTOCOPIER – ?

Stuck? Oh go on then, I’ll tell you after the break.

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The Weekly Warlock Wind-Up: Grid-locked (answer)

Earlier this week I set you the following challenge: to complete the grid using the letters provided so that three other words could be read downwards and across. Check after the break for the solution!

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The Weekly Warlock Wind-Up: Grids and things (answer)

This week, I tried to con you with pictures of cattle grids before presenting you with the following number grid. I then asked you to find the value of the question mark. So what’s the answer?

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