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Autumn Masterclass (November 2020)

Online Crossword Masterclass for Aspiring Setters and Advanced Solvers

Saturday 21 and Saturday 28 November 2020

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DT 29462

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29462

Hints and tips by pommers

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Hola from the Vega Baja where summer is coming to its end – the temperature hasn’t got over 30°C since last weekend and the humidity has dropped big time.  It’s really very pleasant!

Either I’m on the top of my game today or this puzzle is the easiest for quite some time.  It was my fastest solve ever when in the blogging seat which is the only time I solve against the clock.  Still, it was enjoyable while it lasted. I’ll be interested to see if you found it the same.
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