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DT 26127

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26127

A full analysis by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

A relatively straightforward Prize puzzle which, for once, is not a pangram.

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DT 26127 – Hints

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26127 – Hints

Big Dave’s Saturday Crossword Club

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

You won’t need an atlas today for this relatively straightforward Prize puzzle.

Last week I said “One Saturday Cephas will fool us by setting a puzzle that is not a pangram” – how prophetic that turned out to be. Having spotted J, K, Q and X I was looking out for V and Z, but in vain.

Don’t forget that you can give your assessment of the puzzle. Five stars if you thought it was great, one if you hated it, four, three or two if it was somewhere in between.

As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, I will select a few of the better clues and provide hints for them. A full review of this puzzle will be published on Thursday, 7th January.

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