September 6, 2011 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 627

Toughie No 627 by Dada

Fe fe fi fi fo fo fum

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

This was my first opportunity to review a puzzle from Dada, and what a great pleasure it has been.  As Paul in the Guardian this setter has a fearsome reputation, but he is somewhat kinder to us over here at the Telegraph!

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DT 26650

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26650

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

What with the horrible weather outside and the ongoing frustrations of CluedUp inside it’s not been a very happy morning. However I was cheered up by this enjoyable puzzle (when I eventually got it). Let us know your thoughts in a comment.
If you’re still baffled after reading a hint, try highlighting the space between the brackets under the clue to reveal the answer.

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