September 5, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1044

Toughie No 1044 by Warbler

Watch out for 15 March!

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good afternoon from South Staffs. I’m doing an extra shift this week to help cover for Bufo.

The top half of the puzzle went in very quickly, and though I had a little more difficulty with the bottom, it was still ** for difficulty as far as I was concerned. 20a was the last one in.

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DT 27275

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27275

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment **

Apart from trying to fit Britain into 5 across, this was one of those puzzles where I looked at a clues and then wrote in the answers.

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ST 2706

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2706

A full review by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

I solve a considerable number of cryptic crosswords every week and I have to say that the highlight of the week remains the ability to both solve and review a Virgilius Sunday puzzle.

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