November 2013 – Page 7 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 27325 (Hints)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27325 (Hints)

Big Dave’s Crossword Club

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There’s a new Monthly Prize Puzzle available today.

As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, an assortment of clues, including some of the more difficult ones, have been selected and hints provided for them.

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Prize Puzzle – November 2013

Monthly Prize Puzzle No 18 (November 2013) by Hieroglyph

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Why not have a go at our latest Monthly Prize Puzzle?  The winner will receive their choice of any of the Telegraph Crossword Books published by Hamlyn.

Please note that, due to punitive postal charges, while the competition is open to all, the prize is only available to UK solvers.

A review will follow after the closing date (16th November 2013).

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Toughie 1077

Toughie No 1077 By Elgar

Cracking Crossword Gromit!

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BD Rating – Difficulty *****Enjoyment *****

Greetings from the Locarno Ballroom in Cleethorpes where Ginger and I are tripping the light fantastic with a busload of pensioners and several gigolos named Rex. In between paso doble classes we sat and tackled today’s challenge from the hobnailed booted one.

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DT 27324

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27324

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs, where November begins damp and drizzly.

The first posting in my new Friday slot took me into *** territory, with Giovanni’s usual habit of throwing in an unusual word or spelling leading to the occasional hold-up.

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DT 27319

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27319

A full review by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty */**Enjoyment ***

The Saturday Mysteron didn’t seem to cause many problems  on Saturday,  apart from my having to choose which clues to give hints for and making sure I didn’t get sent to the Naughty Corner for giving too much away.

 

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