DT 28979

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28979

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

We’ve got a cloudy day here today. Still mild of course and quite a pleasant change from the hot sun that we have had lately. Everything is now looking very dry but other parts of the country, Nelson for example where they had the big fires, are even more parched than we are.… Continue reading >

DT 25799

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25799 – 13 Dec 08

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

Interesting looking crossword today with some pleasingly terse clues (some of which I’ve yet to crack.) But for now, here are some pointers…

[NB PART TWO BELOW…]

Across

1 Live among troops in town in South Wales (11)

Here is a question.

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DT 25792

Daily Telegraph Cryptic 25792 – 5 Dec 08

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

Again, the top left hand corner of the puzzle eludes me, but the rest seems straighforward enough…

Plenty of anagrams, like 15 Across, 22 Across, 27 Across, 17 Down among others.

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