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DT 29887

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29887

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Hello, everyone, and welcome to Tuesday.  Today we have an accessible and fun crossword that might introduce a few old favourites to our newer solvers.  Continue reading "DT 29887"

DT 29886

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29886

Hints and tips by Falcon

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Greetings from Ottawa, where as I write this (late Sunday evening) the snow has not yet started to fall but I am told to expect as much as a foot of the white stuff when I awake tomorrow morning.… Continue reading

Toughie 2784

Toughie No 2784 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

This seemed a fairly accessible puzzle (for an Elgar!) which I managed in a single sitting, though not within 5* time. Elgar gives us some lovely quirky definitions today, which are underlined as usual.… Continue reading

DT 29884

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29884

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs, where the sun is trying to break through the early morning mist.

In today’s puzzle 4d was my last one in, and was the only clue that gave me significant difficulty.… Continue reading

Toughie 2783

Toughie No 2783 by Beam

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Thanks to Beam for what I thought was a slightly easier than usual Toughie.

Please leave a comment telling us how you fared and what you thought of the puzzle.… Continue reading

DT 29883

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29883

Hints and tips by Miffypops.

Often mischievous but never wicked

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

Blogged from the Lexus dealership in Coventry whilst wondering if it is possible to sneak this little beauty past Saint Sharon. Continue reading “DT 29883”

DT 29882

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29882

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

We had a day trip to Wellington yesterday. We went down to see an exhibition of works by the Swedish artist Hilma af Klint “The Secret Paintings”. We appreciated and enjoyed it.

Our good spell of summer weather is continuing with just a few suggestions of rain on the way.… Continue reading

ST 3141

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3141

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 2nd Jan 2022

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. Dada has given us an affable and enjoyable puzzle this Sunday and I loved solving it and thereafter writing a full review for your kind perusal and valuable feedback. Continue reading “ST 3141”