Daily Archives: December 10, 2009

DT 26104

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26104

A full analysis by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** - Enjoyment ***

One of the better Saturday Prize puzzles today – as long as you ignore the surface readings of a number of the clues!… Read More

Toughie 266

Toughie No 266 by Busman

How Are Ye?

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** - Enjoyment ****

The other day Giovanni commented about the grading system on Clued Up, and once again we have a puzzle here that I am sure most of you will feel is worthy of more than the grading on that wretched site (currently two stars and three smiles).… Read More

DT 26108

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26108

Hints and tips by Libellule

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** - Enjoyment ***

I don’t think this is as difficult as we normally find on a Thursday, so I hope the rest of you find it a bit easier (especially the CC). But we do have the usual good mixture of clues (although perhaps too many anagrams) and good surface readings.… Read More