October 20, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1485

Toughie No 1485 by Samuel

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Greetings all from sunny Rutland. I struggled with this puzzle without really knowing why.

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DT 27937

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27937

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Gazza’s internet connection was “upgraded” today – to 0 mb instead of 76 mb – so I’ve had to put this together quickly. I thought the puzzle was somewhat lacklustre, and some of the clues, like 9a and 21a, left a lot to be desired.… Continue reading