March 26, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 950

Toughie No 950 by Kcit

Where are the gladioli?

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

One of these days Kcit is going to surprise us with a difficult Toughie, but it’s not today.

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DT 27135

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27135

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs, still bitterly cold, with snow lying on the garden from the weekend. I don’t think I’ll be planting potatoes on Good Friday this year.  Still, at least we now have a functioning kitchen again.

I was held up by 16d, which pushed the solution into *** territory for me.

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