July 24, 2012 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 811 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 811 by Micawber

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

The setter of this puzzle was originally announced on Telegraph Puzzles as Notabilis, but there was no doubt that it was actually by Micawber, just as it said in the newspaper (the website has now been corrected). A very enjoyable puzzle with several of those “penny-drop” moments.

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DT 26926 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26926

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Tuesdays, more than any other day, are ‘pot luck’ days. This puzzle is a pangram so that may point to the setter being Shamus (or I may be totally wrong). In any case I quite enjoyed it – how about you?
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