February 21, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 932

Toughie No 932 by Shamus

Hints and tips by Bufo

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

I thought this was a very straightforward puzzle. I’ve nothing else to say

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DT 27107

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27107

Hints and tips by pommers

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

Hola from the Vega Baja!  With my track record of spotting setters I’m keeping my big mouth shut on the subject, but I can guess who set this one!

Most of the mechanics of the puzzle are fairly straightforward but there are a couple of obscure words which had me scratching the head a little so I reckon 3* difficulty is about right.  Very enjoyable even though a bit lacking in innuendo!
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ST 2678

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2678

A full review by gnomethang

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ****

Morning All!.This was something of a record solve for me on a Virgilius puzzle being approximately half the time of my usual effort. Reviewing it revealed all the usual trademarks and some very nice charades.

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