# Yesterday’s solution:

EACH cell in an outlined block must contain a digit: a two-cell block contains the digits 1 and 2, a three-cell block contains the digits 1, 2 and 3; and so on. The same digit must not appear in neighbouring cells, not even diagonally. HOW many words of four let ers or more can you make from this Nonogram? Each word must use the central let er, and each let er may be used once only. At least one nine-let er word can be found. We found 48 words - can you do bet er? Any word found in the Oxford Dictionary of English is eligible with the following exceptions: proper nouns, plural nouns, pronouns and possessives; third person singular verbs; hyphenated words; contractions and abbreviations; vulgar slang words; variant spellings of the same word (where another variant is also eligible).

Coop, cooper, coot, cope, core, corer, cote, crop, poet, poor, poorer, pore, port, porter, project, PROJECTOR, recto, rector, report, repot, root, rope, rote, rotor, tope, toper, tore, torero, torpor, troop, trooper, trope FILL the blank squares so each row and column contains all the numbers 1 to 5. Use any given numbers and the symbols telling you if the number in the square is larger (>) or smaller (<) than the number next to it. THERE is just one simple rule in Sudoku. Each row and each column must contain the numbers 1 to 9, and so must each 3 x 3 box. This is a logic puzzle, and you should not have to guess.