Cryptic Crosswords 2022

Expressions of interest are sought for these 2022 courses:

Cryptic Crossword for Beginners

Tuesday 9:30 am -11:30 am Language Room, starting 8 February 2022

Tutor: Tony Koppi

Do you find cryptic crossword clues mostly nonsense?

Would you like to learn about the different types of clues and how to interpret and solve them?

Do you want to engage in a mental activity that can be challenging and involves lateral thinking?

This course, however, comes with warnings: your brain may hurt after each class, and you may become addicted spending many hours each week on cryptic crosswords as I do.

Advanced Cryptic Crossword Class 2022

Monday 10:00 am -12:00 noon Language Room, starting 7 February 2022

Tutor: Tony Koppi

This class is intended for cryptic crossword enthusiasts who have done a beginners course or been solving them for some time, and who wish to pursue further challenges amongst like-minded people.

Participants will complete several cryptic crosswords of varying difficulty at home per week and then meet to discuss the clue types, their wordplay and solutions. It’s a learning and social experience for all.

About the Tutor:

Tony is a retired University lecturer and Associate with more than a passing interest in cryptic crosswords and would like to share the tricks and traps associated with cryptic crosswords that he has learnt.




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