Category Archives: Wednesday

Since the beginning of 2010, Wednesday’s regular setter is Jeremy Mutch who has visited the blog as Jay. During 2009, Jay set almost all the Thursday puzzles.

DT 28099

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28099

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Just one Kiwi doing the honours this week. Carol is at home writing and I am with our son and family being a painter and paper-hanger on the huge alterations they are making to their home.… Read More

DT 28093

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28093

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

It is end of first term school holidays here and we have all three of our granddaughters staying with us for a few days. As we write this Alice and Bea, both 12, are off riding their bikes while 5 year old Milly is drawing in her book and watching bemusedly what her strange grandparents are doing.… Read More

DT 28087

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28087

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty * – Enjoyment ***

One of us has just returned from a routine visit to the dentist. We are sure that this is not the sort of topic that people would enjoy as an introduction to the blog so we’ll just put that behind us and get on with solving and enjoying this puzzle.… Read More

DT 28081

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28081

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment ***

We are now home again and slotting back into our regular routines after an enjoyable and productive couple of weeks in the South Island. Since we last wrote a blog the seasons seem to have turned the corner.… Read More

DT 28075

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28075

Hints and tips by Kitty

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

 

Hello everybody.  Our Kiwis are winging their way home from Christchurch, but not in time to bring you today’s hints and tips.  I’m delighted to take this chance to blog a Jay puzzle as he’s one of my favourite setters. … Read More

DT 28069

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28069

Hints and tips by ShropshireLad

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

Yes, it’s me again. This time standing in for the 2K’s while they take a well-earned break. Today’s puzzle from Jay is definitely at the easier end of his range – he must be taking pity on me.… Read More

DT 28063

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28063

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment ***

Tomorrow morning we will be up well before dawn to drive to Wellington to catch the ferry to the South Island where we will be for the next two weeks.… Read More

DT 28057

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28057

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

One the more significant markers of the changing seasons for us is the arrival and departure on the estuary of bar-tailed godwits. We included pictures  and wrote of them in one of our very first blogs.… Read More

DT 28051

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28051

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Like Toro yesterday, we are not able to access the website to be able to post this ourselves. What we have had to do is phone around to find  friends who could access the site and connect up using their wi-fi.… Read More

DT 28045

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28045

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Our news and our thoughts are focused on the people of Fiji. A few days ago they had a direct hit from a strength 5 cyclone. The most intense one ever recorded in this part of the world.… Read More