Toughie 2139

Toughie No 2139 by Elkamere

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Always a pleasure to have an Elkamere to blog. We have beautifully concise clues as always, and a brief mention of Christmas (18d).

Definitions are underlined. The hints aim to help you unravel the wordplay.… Continue reading >

DT 28916

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28916

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs on a dark, wet, windy morning.

A good dose of General and Biblical Knowledge from Giovanni this morning, and some variant clue construction, but plenty of anagrams to get you going.… Continue reading >

DT 28911

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28911

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 1st December 2018

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

This particular Saturday Mysteron seems to have upped the enjoyment factor while, at the same time, slightly reducing the difficulty level – I did, however, seem to have to find several alternatives for the word ‘inserted’ while typing the review

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