March 8, 2011 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 523

Toughie No 523 by Cephas

As tough as a comfy pair of old slippers!

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Once again Tuesday brings us a Toughie of difficulty comparable with the regular back-page cryptic. A couple of little-known definitions were relatively easy to work out from the wordplay.

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DT 26494

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26494

Hints and tips by Gazza

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We have an enjoyable and not too taxing puzzle this morning – I presume that it’s by one of our mystery setters. Let us know how you liked it in a comment.
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