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DT 29467 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29467 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club
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Greetings from Warrington where the R rate is rising and probably by this time next Saturday we’ll be locked down, along with most of the North. Continue reading “DT 29467 (Hints)”

DT 29455 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29455 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club
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Good morning everyone and welcome to another Saturday!

After a week of really unsettled and mainly damp weather, we actually have some sunshine over Warrington this morning.  Though how long we enjoy it remains to be seen.

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Toughie 2494

Toughie No 2494 by Gila

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BD Rating – Difficulty**Enjoyment ****

Hi everyone.

Nice to be back on Toughie duty, even if it’s at the gentler end of the scale. Our puzzle today is set by young Gila who has quickly learned how to turn out friendly accessible and enjoyable puzzles.… Continue reading

DT 29449 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29449 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club
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Good morning everyone from Warrington.

Here we go again with another Saturday challenge. An enjoyable challenge with some interesting definitions where you may need to think outside the box to get your answer. Continue reading “DT 29449 (Hints)”

DT 29443 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29443 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club
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Good morning from Warrington, where it’s still positively tropical.

Today’s puzzle was another one that I guess will divide the gang. Continue reading “DT 29443 (Hints)”

DT 29437 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29437 (Hints)

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Greetings from the tropical land of Warrington.

Here we go with another Saturday morning challenge, and this is quite a challenge. This certainly took a little longer than usual and requires a little more knowledge than many of the recent puzzles. Continue reading “DT 29437 (Hints)”

DT 29431 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29431 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club
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Morning everyone!

Here we go with another Saturday challenge.

I felt the difficulty rate was slightly up today, with the top left corner slightly trickier than the rest of the grid. Continue reading “DT 29431 (Hints)”

DT 29425 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29425 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club
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Good morning everyone from Warrington!

Thanks to the boss for helping out last week. I’m still feeling a bit drained but have lots to do as I’m representing my colleagues in our redundancy negotiations as well as lots of other challenging things.

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DT 29413 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29413 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club
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Good morning from Warrington!

Here we are with today’s Saturday challenge, which is by one of the Mysterons.  Enjoyable, but a challenge in parts.  Last one in today was 13 down.

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