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DT 29285

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29285

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Hola from the Vega Baja where the unseasonably warm weather continues.  Normal service is forecast for next week though so I’m enjoying the warmth while I can.

I don’t know the setter of today’s puzzle and the style felt unfamiliar so perhaps we have another new setter.  It’s not too hard and there seem to be a lot of anagrams or partial anagrams so I know a lot of you will be pleased.  There’s quite a bit of chestnutty stuff and a couple of definitions that don’t quite work for me but overall I quite enjoyed it. 
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