Toughie 2234

Toughie No 2234 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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

Dutch is on holiday this Friday and next, although he did manage to make it to S&B XV last Tuesday.

This delightful puzzle was, for me, spoilt by 28 Across.… Continue reading >

DT 29059

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29059

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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

Bonjour from Chateau de l’Epervière at Gigny-sur-Saône, where the sun has finally decided to join us after a chilly start to our stay.

We have a pangram from Giovanni this morning, not that it helped me when I ran into a roadblock in the SE corner which made this probably the longest time I’ve taken to solve a Friday puzzle.… Continue reading >

DT 29054

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29054

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 18th May 2019

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

I seemed to find this slightly trickier than many commenters but there were some great surface readings and the whole was definitely worth an enjoyment rating of 4*

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