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DT 25923

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25923

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

Not too complicated, not too easy either. One new word for me, a french phrase and a couple of Big Dave bete noires, what more could you ask for. Comments as always appreciated.


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DT 25917

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25917

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

I found this one to be a lot harder than the other crosswords this week. Either I was having a bad day, or this really was more difficult. Comments appreciated.

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DT Cryptic No 25911

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25911

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

Hmm, I did not think this was one of the better Friday crosswords today. However in conversation with Gazza, he seems to think it’s the most difficult one of the week.  On the plus side I did learn a new slang term.

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DT Cryptic No 25905

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25905

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

Another generally enjoyable Friday puzzle, but a bit more complicated today, than it has been for a while.

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DT Cryptic No 25899

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25899 (8155 on CluedUp)

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

An enjoyable amble through this crossword this morning. It didn’t present too many problems, and I particularly enjoyed some clever cryptic double definitions.

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DT Cryptic No 25885

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25885

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

A very enjoyable crossword today with a good variety of clues. By that I found that both the variety of types of clues and the complexity of clues was very well balanced.

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DT Cryptic No 25881

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25881

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

Another enjoyable Friday crossword, a good mix of clue types, and complexity along with one new word for me.

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