September 25, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2096

Toughie No 2096 by Excalibur

Hints and tips by Kitty

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

 

Hi all. We have another enjoyable puzzle from the late Excalibur.

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DT 28853

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28853

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

 

Hello, everyone.  I thought this puzzle was more straightforward than recent Tuesday offerings, despite having only four anagrams, no lurkers, and no multiple definitions.  I look forward to reading your assessments of it.

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