Daily Archives: November 3, 2017

Toughie 1911

Toughie No 1911 by Sparks

Hints and tips by Dutch

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

A thoroughly pleasant and not overly challenging puzzle from Sparks today. There were a couple of things I didn’t know but they were easily looked up. If there is a Nina, I missed it.… Read More

DT 28575

 

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28575

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs this grey November day.

Today’s crossword is very much what we expect from Giovanni, the Friday master. Fair clues with a dash of misdirection in the surface reading lead to the untangling of a variety of answers.… Read More

DT 28570

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28570

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 28th October 2017

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Mister Ron provided this particular Saturday Prize Puzzle. Lots to enjoy but if I’d had my test solving ‘how many of each type of clue’ sheet out, I might have found out exactly how many times, for example, I’d chopped some letters off to replace them with something else!… Read More