October 1, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1475

Toughie No 1475 by Shamus

Hints and tips by Bufo

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Another Thursday and another disappointingly straightforward Toughie.

Please leave a comment telling us what you thought. You can also add your assessment by selecting from one to five stars at the bottom of the post.… Continue reading

DT 27921

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27921

Hints and tips by Kath

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BD Rating — Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Good morning everyone. It may be the 1st October but the last few days have been more like summer than summer was – today looks as if it’s going to be the same once the early mist has gone.… Continue reading

ST 2814

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2814

A full review by gnomethang

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

This puzzle was published on Sunday, 20th September 2015

Morning All!. THis puzzle was in 3 star territory for me although I am not sure why having written it up. Probably the smoothness of the surface readings makes it hard to insert the mental crow-bar to prise it apart.

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