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 28123

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28123

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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All the talk about the goings on at The George have been reminding us of the great time we had exactly a year ago when we, quite by chance, were able to be at the event and meet so many of you.… Read More

DT 28117

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28117

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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We are having a procession of squally, thundery showers passing over us today. Much more like the sort of weather we should expect at this time of the year.… Read More

DT 28111

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28111

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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Last weekend the duck shooting season started in New Zealand. This always has the effect of sending huge numbers of extra water birds to seek refuge in the estuary next to us which is a protected sanctuary.… Read More

DT 28105

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28105

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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The Met Office tells us that we have just had an April that was warmer than usual but we have still lit our fire three times in the last week.… Read More

DT 28099

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28099

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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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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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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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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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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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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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