May 25, 2012 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 778

Toughie No 778 by Micawber

Magical Mystery Tour

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

What a week of Toughies for me – first Dada, then Notabilis and now Tilsit has gifted me a Micawber while he goes to chat up the nurses at the hospital.  And what a great puzzle it is.

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DT 26875

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26875

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

Whereas the left-hand half of this one went in fairly quickly I did have a bit of a struggle with the right side, so I make this the hardest back-pager of the week. Thanks to Giovanni for the entertainment. Let us know how you got on with it.
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DT 26870

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26870

A full review by gnomethang

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! A double dose of me this week due to the changing closing dates at Telegraph Towers. This was the usual fun puzzle from Cephas. Looking back on it there were an awful lot of charades but I never mind them from Cephas.

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