December 3, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1511

Toughie No 1511 by Beam

Hints and tips by Bufo

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

I’m not going to complain this week about the difficulty of the puzzle. This was the usual good challenge from Beam with plenty of thought needed especially in the top half

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DT 27975

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27975

Hints and tips by Kath

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

Hello everyone. There’s a lot that I don’t know today so I’m going to start off with the one thing I am sure of – this is not a Ray T crossword.… Continue reading

ST 2823

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2823

A full review by gnomethang

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

This puzzle was published on Sunday, 22nd November 2015

Morning All!. I think that everyone liked the superb hidden clue (lurker) at 5d but my favourite by a country mile was the &Lit at 8d. Equally there were some very good, succinct clues that posed some difficulties due to the good surface readings. Excellent!

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