November 27, 2023 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 30468

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30468

Hints and tips by pommers

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Hola from Almoradí where we are continuing with wall-to-wall sunshine but it’s noticeably cooler than last week.  We haven’t had a drop of rain since May which is most unusual as Sept to Nov is usually the wettest part of the year.

I’m guessing that this puzzle is a Campbell production as there are two puns in the quickie but somehow I thought it was a bit different from his usual style. Oh well, perhaps that’s just me.  Anyway, it certainly didn’t frighten the horses very much but was quite enjoyable while it lasted.
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