Category Archives: Saturday

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

DT 28713

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28713

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 14th April 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

I thought this was one of the best Saturday puzzles for some time, hence the award of 4* for enjoyment.… Read More

DT 28707

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28707

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 7th April 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! I quite enjoyed this one and found it just below a normal difficulty.… Read More

DT 28701

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28701

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 31st March 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Lots of insertions and anagrams in this week’s Saturday Prize Puzzle, which falls to me to review as my lucky fellow weekend blogger has been spending a week in the Spanish sun.… Read More

DT 28695

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28695

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 24th March 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Not often on a Saturday that it helped to ‘start with the Downs’ but that was my experience with this particular crossword

Please leave a comment telling us what you thought.… Read More

DT 28689

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28689

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 17th March 2018

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

A Saturday prize puzzle that took me slightly longer to solve than ‘usual’ and which grew on me as I wrote the review.… Read More

DT 28683

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28683

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 10th March 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! I’m not sure of my time here as I was solving in work pauses but this had some very nice clues.… Read More

DT 28677

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28677

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 3rd March 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! A pretty standard puzzle for a Saturday with some entertaining clues.… Read More

DT 28671

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28671

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 24th February 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Any puzzle with Mr Clifton in it has to be good, regardless of how many times you have to put a letter inside something else, which is the case this week.… Read More

DT 28665

 

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28665

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 17th February 2018

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

I didn’t have any problems with the NW corner, unlike other solvers on the day, but it did take me a smidge longer than I’d have expected for a Saturday puzzle.… Read More

ST 2938

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2938

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 11th February 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Morning All! There are some wonderful clues in this!

Please leave a comment telling us what you thought. You can also add your assessment by selecting from one to five stars at the bottom of the post.… Read More