Daily Archives: October 10, 2017

Toughie 1896

Toughie No 1896 by Shamus

Hints and tips by Kitty

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

 

Hi there.  I’m becoming more attuned to Shamus’s style than I used to be, so didn’t have too many problems with this.  I progressed steadily along the road to Solution, more or less top to bottom, and really enjoyed the scenery. … Read More

DT 28554

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28554

Hints and tips by Mr Kitty

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

 

Hello, everyone, and welcome.  A fair bit of concatenating and contorting is required in today's puzzle, including a few clues where both are combined in some intricate wordplay.  That's all fine with me.  I very much enjoyed unscrambling it all while smiling at several clues and LOLing at one.  All in all, it's a fine puzzle for a Tuesday.… Read More