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 28764

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28764

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

A dampish grey day here so we took our raincoats on our walk this morning. As it turned out, they were certainly needed and are now drying in the garage.… Read More

DT 28758

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28758

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Since we last blogged the weather in NZ has been decidedly unfriendly. In the north there have been some areas of very heavy rain with associated flash-flooding while in the South Island there has been heavy snow to low levels.… Read More

DT 28752

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28752

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

During winter we like to make a distinction between bleak cold and crisp cold. Last week we had grey skies and strong winds — bleak cold.… Read More

DT 28746

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28746

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Winter has arrived. At present we are having cold days with strong winds bringing a succession of squally showers some of which are thundery and others bringing hail.… Read More

DT 28740

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28740

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Last weekend we spent a day on Kapiti Island. Kapiti is a sizeable island, about 10Km by 2Km, and accessed by a 15 min boat trip from a beach about 1 hour’s drive south of where we live.… Read More

DT 28734

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28734

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Another Wednesday, another Jay puzzle. It doesn’t feel like seven days since we last put a blog together but the calendar doesn’t lie.

Please leave a comment telling us how you got on.… Read More

DT 28728

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28728

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

A beautiful, clear, calm autumn day in our corner of the world. We had the threat of winter a couple of weeks ago but since then it has been remarkably mild for most of the time.… Read More

DT 28722

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28722

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Today is Anzac Day in our part of the world. It is the equivalent of what most of you would understand as Remembrance Day.… Read More

DT 28716

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28716

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

At the usual time we logged in to the Telegraph site and happily printed off the puzzles. It only took a few seconds to realise that we had seen all these clues before.… Read More

DT 28710

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28710

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

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

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Winter has arrived with a rush. A series of storms has moved onto the country with strong winds, thunder and lightning, lots of rain, snow to low levels and plummeting temperatures.… Read More