March 19, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 946

Toughie No 946 by Giovanni

I’ll give it a 4a

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BD Rating – Difficulty ****Enjoyment **

The usual immaculate clues from Giovanni, but for me it lacked any sparkle.

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DT 27129

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27129

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs, where the day has started grey and misty – and we’re in the throes of having our kitchen refitted.  The old cabinets are about to disappear into the large skip parked on our front lawn, and their contents are spread around the house.

Thanks to the setter for another fairly gentle offering, with just sufficient pause to put it into ** territory for me.

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