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DT 27224

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27224

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

Scorchio! I don’t know why, but I struggled with the top left hand corner today, hence the three stars for difficulty. 13d was a new word (in that context) for me, but overall a pleasant solve, as you would expect on a Monday.

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DT 27200

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27200

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BD Rating – Difficulty * Enjoyment ***

Warm and damp currently in mid France, but that didn’t stop me enjoying this Monday morning crossword from the maestro.

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DT 27188

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27188

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BD Rating – Difficulty * Enjoyment ****

Hmm, the sun is shining, and maybe spring has finally arrived, and I can start to think about putting the tomatoes out. An enjoyable but not overly complicated crossword from the maestro today.

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DT 27182

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27182

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Its a Bank Holiday today in France, but its raining, and has been raining for the last two days, and will probably rain for the rest of the week. However I did enjoy doing this crossword from the Maestro, which made the morning brighter than it really is.

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DT 27176

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27176

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Its damp and drizzly today which may explain a little crankiness, I thought there were too many “double definitions” in today’s crossword and I am not sure that 15a works. Tant pis!

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