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DT 29646 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29646 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club

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Welcome to another chilly Saturday in Crosswordland – I’ve two thoughts on who set this Prize Puzzle so I’ll be interested to see if one of them turns up to claim responsibility. I’m a last minute stand-in for the hard-working Tilsit and have to have lunch quite promptly today as Mr CS has his second jab this afternoon. This means that I’ve not been able to add illustrations to these quickly bashed out hints (which may please some more than others). Continue reading “DT 29646 (Hints)”

DT 29634 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29634 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club

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Greetings from a bright and breezy Warrington. Firstly, a big thanks to Senf for covering last Saturday when I was unavoidably detained in work on the Census. It’s quietened down after last week’s non-stop barrage of phone calls.… Continue reading

DT 29592 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29592 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club

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Greetings from Warrington on a gloomy morning chilly morning. I gather we are in for some miserable weather over the weekend, so it’s probably a get out early and then stay home day (like most of the days at the moment!). Continue reading “DT 29592 (Hints)”

DT 29580 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29580 (Hints)

The Saturday Crossword Club

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Greetings from a very snowy Warrington.


I think we have quite a challenging puzzle today. Not helped by entering completely the wrong answer to the first across answer, which held me up for quite a time.… Continue reading