November 26, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1090

Toughie No 1090 by Giovanni

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BD Rating – Difficulty ****Enjoyment **

One of those dreadful four-corner grids helped to make this a passable but not very enjoyable puzzle.

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DT 27345

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27345

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs on a cold and frosty day. I’m busy on Friday this week, so Gazza has kindly agreed to swap. I wonder if the puzzles site will be working by then?

Normal Tuesday difficulty as far as I was concerned, with a couple of unusual words, but nothing that particularly stood out.

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