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DT 29521

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29521

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This puzzle was published on 14th November 2020

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Morning All! Afternoon All! This is CS’s review as I am in work Turmoil! Continue reading “DT 29521”

ST 3081

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3081

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This puzzle was published on 8th November 2020

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Morning All! Pretty standard Sunday puzzle with a small growl at 31a. Continue reading “ST 3081”

DT 29515

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29515

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This puzzle was published on 7th November 2020

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Morning All!This was quite a quick solve even with a pause to make another pot of tea! Continue reading “DT 29515”

ST 3080

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3080

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This puzzle was published on 1st November 2020

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Morning All! A Very enjoyable puzzle this week with some fairly tricky clues (particularly those with short definitions!) Continue reading “ST 3080”

DT 29497

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29497

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This puzzle was published on 17th October 2020

Morning All! I found this a very enjoyable puzzles with some great surface readings and good Cryptic Definitions. Continue reading “DT 29497”

ST 3077

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3077

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This puzzle was published on 11th October 2020

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! A nice mix of clues here which didn’t take too long to solve.

Continue reading “ST 3077”

DT 29491

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29491

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This puzzle was published on 10th October 2020

Morning All! I quite enjoyed this puzzle, particularly the cryptic definitions, although it was fairly straightworward. Continue reading “DT 29491”

ST 3076

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3076

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This puzzle was published on 4th October 2020

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Morning All! Thanks to CS for covering yet again on what have been some extremely busy weeks for me. Nice to be working of course but sometimes – Phew!

A Failry bog standard Sunday here with the usual mix of good clues. Continue reading “ST 3076”

DT 29449

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29449

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This puzzle was published on 22nd August 2020

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Morming All! Or even Afternoon! Apologies for the delay – I had an hour this morning on site to write this but alas I was needed in four locations all at once and lunch didn’t happen either! I enjoyed ths puzzle quite a lot. Continue reading “DT 29449”

DT 29443

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29443

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This puzzle was published on 15th August 2020

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morming All! I found this a reasonably straightforward solve and the review made me like it a lot mre once I had a chance to appreciate the constructions. Continue reading “DT 29443”