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ST 2905 (Hints)

 

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2905 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg; apparently summer is here, but, so far, it has been wet and windy, and somewhat on the cool side.

Another very enjoyable puzzle, with Virgilius back in a benevolent frame of mind, which I tackled with my usual diligence – the usual handful of anagrams (including a pair of partials), a lurker, a homophone (both not in the hints), a double definition, and a  few oldies but goodies/recent repeats. … Read More

ST 2903

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2903

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 11th June

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

Another splendid Sunday crossword – I’ll pick the double lurker 15a as my Across favourite and 8d as my Down favourite… Read More

ST 2904 (Hints)

 

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2904 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg.

Another very enjoyable puzzle with Virgilius back in a tricky frame of mind – the usual handful of anagrams (including a few partials), a lurker, and a (brilliant) double homophone, with one or two oldies but goodies/recent repeats. … Read More

ST 2902

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2902

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 4th June

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

Morning All – I found this an excellent puzzle – nice and tricky with some wonderfully diverting surface readings… Read More

ST 2903 (Hints)

 

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2903 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg where we have had some very welcome rain in the last couple of days.

Another very enjoyable puzzle with Virgilius in a more benevolent frame of mind compared to the last couple of Sundays. … Read More

ST 2901

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2901

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 28th May

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

Morning All – I found this a slightly stiffer challenge from the usual Prize Puzzles and it was none the worse for it!… Read More

ST 2902 (Hints)

 

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2902 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg where we are enjoying temperatures in the high 20s (above the seasonal average of low 20s) but windy with gusts around 30 mph, we even had a record breaking 34 degrees on Friday.… Read More

ST 2900

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2899

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 21st May

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ****

Splendid clues of which my particular favourite has to be 6d and a crossword that’s a joy to solve and review – it must be Sunday!… Read More

ST 2901 (Hints)

 

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2901 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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Good Sunday morning from Winnipeg where Mother Nature is still being very kind to us – and a very Happy Birthday to Mary. 

Another very enjoyable, but perhaps not so typical, Sunday offering that is probably the trickiest Virgilius puzzle that I have had to solve and blog since I took over the Sunday spot from BD back in February, with a handful of anagrams (including partials), a couple of lurkers, and what I thought was a slightly odd homophone element to one of the answers.… Read More

ST 2899

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2899

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 14th May

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Sundays wouldn’t be the same without a Virgilius puzzle to solve.… Read More