Author Archives: gnomethang

DT 28432

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28432

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 20th May

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Morning All! The review made everything a bit samey but I don’t remember feeling that way during the solve.… Read More

DT 28426

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28426

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 13th May

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Morning All! This puzzle strayed into 2 star difficulty. I found it the usual standard of Saturday puzzle with a few easy hits and a few very nice clues.… Read More

ST 2898

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2898

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 7th May

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! For some reason I stopped halfway through the solve on the day and picked it up the week after.… Read More

ST 2897

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2897

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 30th April

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ****

Morning All! This solve just stayed in the one star territory for me but had some great clues; my favourite, as senf, was 1d.… Read More

DT 28408

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28408

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 22nd April

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Morning All! – This one had a lot of anagrams that I looked at and wrote in (I tend to spot them quite well!) thus resulting in a time just in to the 2 start slot.… Read More

ST 2894

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2894

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 9th April

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

Morning All! Some fine cluing as always. I managed to get this reviewed prior to my trip – I amcurrently golfing in Portugal for my friend’s 50th which is today.… Read More

ST 2893

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2893

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 2nd April

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

Morning All! I found this a not so hard puzzle to solve but some of the clues were absolute belters!… Read More

DT28384

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28384

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 25th March

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! Lots of dropping the last letter clues today!… Read More

DT28378

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28378

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 18th March

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! This was pretty standard fare for a Saturday Prize Puzzle. No complaints here.… Read More

ST 2890

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2890

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 12th March

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Morning All! The usual smooth stuff from our Sunday Setter. I don’t recall the time being that slow so I must have made a cup of tea half way through.… Read More