December 2008 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 25799 ~ Posted on

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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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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