Daily Archives: July 25, 2017

Toughie 1852

Toughie No 1852 by Kcit

Hints and tips by Kitty

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BD Rating  –  Difficulty ***/**** –  Enjoyment **/***

 

Welcome one and all.  Perhaps it was just me being furry-brained, but I found this tricky.  I think I’m getting too old to solve at midnight as once again I was falling asleep on the grid. … Read More

DT 28488

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28488

Hints and tips by Mr Kitty

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty **/*** Enjoyment ****

 

Hello everyone, and welcome to another Tuesday back-pager.  Today’s puzzle has no real obscurities (at least for those old enough to know Gone with the Wind) and no tricky clue constructions.  Curiously, during the solve it felt a tad more difficult than usual, but after writing the hints I’m finding it hard to see why.  Must be that wavelength thing.  It was still a very enjoyable solve and that, after all, is what really matters.… Read More