May 10, 2012 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 769 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 769 by Shamus

Hints and tips by Bufo

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

I enjoyed this puzzle even though I found it to be at the easy end of the Toughie spectrum. There were some nice clues and all were perfectly fair.

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DT 26862 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26862

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Ray T is back! I thought this was one of his easier puzzles, but feel free to disagree. Just a little bit of innuendo and a brief visit from the Queen this time

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ST 2637 ~ Posted on

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2637

A full review by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ****

 

Before I start getting comments from people who think I have reviewed the wrong crossword, can I just remind everyone that,  because Telegraph Puzzles have extended the end date for Sunday puzzles from five days after publication to eleven days after publication,   this, if you can remember that far back, is the crossword which appeared on Sunday 29 April.

Once again, Virgilius provided us with a splendid treat of a puzzle – it was almost a shame that it was so straightforward as it was over all too soon.   Lots of entertainment as usual and I hope everyone enjoyed it as much as I did.

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