August 18, 2010 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 408

Toughie No 408 by Giovanni

Drunk and Drunk Again

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

I thoroughly enjoyed this puzzle which is a proper Toughie and has some cracking clues, although I think that there’s an error in 3d.
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DT 26322

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26322

Hints and tips by Crypticsue

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

I took a while to get into today’s Jay puzzle, the downs falling into place quicker than the acrosses but in the end it only took me a couple of minutes longer than usual to solve. I have based the difficulty rating partly on my initial struggle and partly on how hard it was to work out why I had the answer I had! There are a nice mix of clues, including several to please the anagram fans.

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