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EV 1522

Enigmatic Variations 1522

Consequences by Eclogue

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EV 1522 (Hints)

Enigmatic Variations 1522 (Hints)

Consequences by Eclogue

Hints and tips by The Numpties

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Eclogue has been setting regularly for the EV series for the last eight years. Solvers will remember The Australasian One that appeared after the ladies’ month last summer.

Preamble: The answers to eight normal clues each provide the potential CONSEQUENCES for their respective entries.Continue reading

Toughie 1522

Toughie No 1522 by Elkamere

It Helps if You Watch the Telly

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

Thanks to Elkamere for a proper Toughie which is very enjoyable. There’s a reasonable amount of general knowledge required here (some of which is a lot easier if you watch British TV) and I suspect that some of the clues (10a, 1d and 5d, for example) will cause difficulty for non-Brits.… Continue reading