Category Archives: Saturday

Saturday’s puzzles alternate between Peter Chamberlain, who is also known as Cephas, and another setter

DT 28456

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28456

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 17th June

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! I found this a fairly standard puzzle for a Saturday with a few enjoyable clues.… Read More

DT 28450

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28450

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 10th June

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Thank you to Mister Ron for this Saturday prize puzzle. Sorry I can’t remember more about it but I wasn’t expecting to blog it!.… Read More

DT 28444

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28444

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 4th June/strong

BD Rating – Difficulty * Enjoyment **

Another read and write average Saturday puzzle, for me just being saved by the smile induced by 18d… Read More

DT 28438

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28438

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 27th May

BD Rating – Difficulty * Enjoyment ***

A read and write Saturday puzzle so I bet the postman delivering the competition entries to DT Towers had quite heavy load this week… Read More

DT 28432

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28432

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 20th May

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Morning All! The review made everything a bit samey but I don’t remember feeling that way during the solve.… Read More

DT 28426

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28426

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 13th May

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Morning All! This puzzle strayed into 2 star difficulty. I found it the usual standard of Saturday puzzle with a few easy hits and a few very nice clues.… Read More

DT 28420

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28408

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 29th April

BD Rating – Difficulty * Enjoyment ***

Another pleasant Saturday puzzle, which again didn’t take long to either solve or draft the review… Read More

DT 28414

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28408

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 29th April

BD Rating – Difficulty * Enjoyment ***

I found this fairly average, didn’t spot the typo in the 18d clue (corrected both on line and in this review) and for reasons I explain below, didn’t have any problem with 3d.… Read More

DT 28408

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28408

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 22nd April

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Morning All! – This one had a lot of anagrams that I looked at and wrote in (I tend to spot them quite well!) thus resulting in a time just in to the 2 start slot.… Read More

DT 28402

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28402

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 15th April

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

Another fairly typical Saturday Prize Puzzle… Read More