DT 25799

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25799 – 13 Dec 08

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Interesting looking crossword today with some pleasingly terse clues (some of which I’ve yet to crack.) But for now, here are some pointers…

[NB PART TWO BELOW…]

Across

1 Live among troops in town in South Wales (11)

Here is a question.

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DT 25798

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25798 – 12 Dec 08

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Today I can hold my head slightly higher than usual, have got through most of the crossword by elevensies.

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DT 25797

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25797 – 11 Dec 08

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(I got muddled on crossword numbers  earlier.

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DT 25796

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25796 – 10 Dec 08

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Let’s be honest, shall we?

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DT 25795

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25795 – 9 Dec 08

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Here are some answers for starters.

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DT 25794

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25794 – 8 Dec 08

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Some slightly odd clues today, some of which I don’t understand.

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DT 25792

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25792 – 5 Dec 08

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Again, the top left hand corner of the puzzle eludes me, but the rest seems straighforward enough…

Plenty of anagrams, like 15 Across, 22 Across, 27 Across, 17 Down among others.

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DT 25791

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25791 – 4 Dec 08

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Avid crosswords are fans of certain crossword-setters.

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