Time: February 21, 2015 from 10am to 1pm
Location: Conway Hall
Street: 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn WC1R 4RL
Website or Map: http://www.wholondon.co.uk/la…
Phone: 020 3393 3343
Event Tag: crosswords, cryptic, puzzle, social
Posted By: Who London
Latest Activity: Dec 8, 2014
Member-only, for anyone 50+. Visit wholondon.co.uk
A great way to discover somewhere new or meet new people.
Gift Cards available.
£20 per person
Have you ever wondered how cryptic crosswords work? With their mysterious code and seemingly bizarre references, they can seem uncrackable.
Who London members have been invited to join this workshop, which is open to all.
Do you want to improve your memory, vocabulary and problem solving skills? Crossword Tutors’ brain-fizzing session for crossword novices will teach you how to unlock cryptic clues, and how to effortlessly build your vocabulary and trivial knowledge whilst having fun!
Your workshop tutor will teach the rules of cryptic crosswords, clue structure, and basic and advanced clue types. You will also learn all levels of advance solving strategies, and techniques for brain training including memory access and analytic reasoning. By the end of the session, beginners will have the skills to solve most cryptic clues, and techniques to take home and practise.
Crossword Tutors founder has a background as an academic, working in Bristol University’s Psychology department and specialising in memory.
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