January 29, 2016 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1543

Toughie No 1543 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

A cracking puzzle from Osmosis to end the week – I enjoyed this thoroughly, especially the definitions. It took me not too much over normal Toughie time. By the time you read this I’ll be on a train – see you all tomorrow!… Continue reading

DT 28023

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28023

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs where the wind is howling round the house.

I found today’s Giovanni pangram quite difficult, with the last couple of four-letter answers pushing my time well towards the top of my *** difficulty range.… Continue reading

DT 28018

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28018

A full review by gnomethang

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BD Rating – Difficulty * Enjoyment ***

This puzzle was published on Saturday, 23rd January 2016

Morning All! This was almost a write-in apart from about 3 clues. There were a few amusing and elegant clues in there so I did enjoy it upon reviewing.

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