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ST 2636

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2636

A full review by crypticsue

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

From this coming Sunday, April 29th, the closing date for the Sunday puzzles is being extended by six days.  The Telegraph Puzzles editor has taken this decision, because of the huge increase in postal rates due to come in on the following day, in order to allow solvers to use second class post.  As a result the reviews of the Sunday puzzles will now be published six days later than at present.  The next review will be on Thursday 10th May, and there will be no review next week.  BD

Many thanks to Virgilius once again for brightening up Sunday morning with a slightly more straightforward than usual crossword, but with the same high enjoyment factor as ever.   My favourites are highlighted in blue.

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ST 2636 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2636 (Hints)

Hints and tips by gnomethang

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Morning All!. I’m covering for BD whilst he is recovering from his birthday and the Tilsit-hosted Northern Sloggers and Betters meeting in Todmorden.

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