August 6, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1443

Toughie No 1443 by Petitjean

Hints and tips by Bufo

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

I never quite know what to expect with a Petitjean puzzle. Over the years I must have awarded them everything from one star to five stars for both difficulty and enjoyment.… Continue reading

DT 27873

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27873

Hints and tips by Kath

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BD Rating — Difficulty ****Enjoyment ****

Good morning everyone. It’s not a very nice one in Oxford – its grey and drizzly but the crossword will soon brighten things up. This is a Ray T Thursday without any doubt at all.… Continue reading

ST 2806

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2806

A full review by gnomethang

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

This puzzle was published on Sunday, 26th July 2015

Morning All!. This was a very quick solve (as remarked by others on the day) but some of the clues (even the easier ones) had some lovely consistent surface readings – 3d being a great example.

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