Toughie 2066

Toughie No 2066 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Bufo

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

I thoroughly enjoyed this one once I got started on it (having once again failed to appreciate that it was Thursday). It was a puzzle with very few gimmes but which was solvable with enough thought.… Continue reading >

DT 28807

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28807

Hints and tips by pommers

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

Good morning from a lovely sunny morning in Los Alcázares.  The previous clients in our apartment went home last Monday and the next don’t arrive until tomorrow so we’re having a bit of a holiday.  A good idea in view of the heat wave currently gripping Spain.  It’s a lot cooler here by the sea than it is in Almoradí where we live.

I don’t know who today’s setter is but, whoever it is, he/she has done a great job.  I really enjoyed this puzzle which I found just tricky enough to exercise the brain but not so hard as to fry it which is something the heat wave can do without any assistance.
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ST 2961

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2961

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 22nd July 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Morning All! The usual solid offering on Sunday which is my favourite solve of the week.

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