January 30, 2014 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1128

Toughie No 1128 by Firefly

Not much of a tester

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

A straightforward solve with only 19 across causing any real problem.

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ST 2727

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2727

A full review by gnomethang

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All!. I didn’t find this too tricky this week but what I did enjoy (apart from the apposite surface readings) was the plethora of hidden words just when we have had a relative lay off. I’m usually the last to spot them and enjoyed the finds.

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DT 27400

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27400

Hints and tips by Falcon

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Greetings from chilly Ottawa where the temperature has risen to -12° Celsius as I write this. I found today’s puzzle from Mr. Ron to be fairly challenging and rather enjoyable — and it taught me a few new British words and expressions.

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