The Daily Telegraph Crosswords
The Daily Telegraph has a daily cryptic crossword (Monday to Saturday), with the Saturday puzzles being prize crosswords.
From Tuesday to Friday there is an additional cryptic crossword - the Toughie - which, as its name implies, is intended to be rather more demanding than the standard daily fare.
Daily Telegraph crosswords are available online via Telegraph Puzzles. This is a subscription service, but a 7-day free trial is available.
The Daily Telegraph crossword editor is Phil McNeill
Big Dave's Crossword Blog provides help with crosswords in The Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph and explains the wordplay in simple, easy to understand, terms.
Current Daily Telegraph Crossword Setters
The daily cryptic puzzle is anonymous but the current team of setters includes:
Current Daily Telegraph Toughie Crossword Setters
The setters of the Toughie crossword are identified by pseudonyms. The current team of setters includes:
The Sunday Telegraph cryptic crossword is set by Brian Greer.
The Daily Telegraph General Knowledge Crossword on Saturdays (a very popular prize puzzle) and the Herculis general knowledge prize crossword on Mondays are set by Kate Mepham.
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