November 27, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1091

Toughie No 1091 by Beam

Jaunty Jolly Japes

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Beam is continuing with his no-anagram policy (that’s fine as far as I’m concerned). We’re treated to some entertaining clues, although some of the surface readings are not terribly smooth.
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DT 27346

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27346

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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Today’s hints have been hastily prepared as I was unable to get today’s puzzle to Scchua in time. The usual pleasant solve from Jay.

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