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ST 3049

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3049

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where in several jurisdictions, as in the UK, liquor stores (off licences) have been declared essential businesses, cheers everyone, hic! :wink:

Seriously, and once again, wherever you are in our cruciverbalist world, stay safe everyone – it’s going to get a lot worse before it even starts to get better. … Continue reading

ST 3048 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3048 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where I have been self-medicating with Tanqueray and Tonic and Mouton Cadet and it appears to be working as I have not succumbed to any virus or malaria :wink:

Seriously, wherever you are in our cruciverbalist world, stay safe everyone. … Continue reading

ST 3047 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3047 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where, with most things closing down as a result of you know what, I am very grateful for crosswords in general and Big Dave’s Blog in particular.

Dada less quirky than last week, but that still means there are some Hmms and even a groan or two with plenty of Lego required – I counted six anagrams (two partials), one reverse lurker, and no homophones – all in a symmetric 28 clues, with 16 hints ‘sprinkled’ throughout the grid you should be able to get the checkers to enable the solving of the unhinted clues.… Continue reading

DT 29311 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29311 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club

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As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, an assortment of clues, including some of the more difficult ones, have been selected and hints provided for them.

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ST 3046 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3046 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where, some time overnight, we ‘sprang forward’ and I presume/hope that WordPress has coped with this event and published the blog at the ‘normal’ UK time.  I really wish the practice was abandoned completely; my solution would be to split the difference and set the clocks to 30 minutes ahead of what is called Standard Time in North America and leave them there.… Continue reading

DT 29305 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29305 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club

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As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, an assortment of clues, including some of the more difficult ones, have been selected and hints provided for them.

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ST 3045 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3045 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where, apart from our unexpected 30cm of snow last October, which disappeared almost as quickly as it arrived, we have apparently had an average winter snowfall up to the end of February of around 90cm.… Continue reading

DT 29299 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29299 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club

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As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, an assortment of clues, including some of the more difficult ones, have been selected and hints provided for them.

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