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Toughie 2761

Toughie No 2761 by Donnybrook

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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Chris M rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

A Toughie on the easier side of difficulty today. Quite enjoyable while it lasted. Just right for those feeling brave enough to start tackling toughies. Continue reading “Toughie 2761”

Toughie 2760

Toughie No 2760 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

There is a Nina, explained in a message from Elgar below. Please leave a comment telling us what you thought. I’m off to Edinburgh today to visit my son at University, please forgive any lack of response.… Continue reading

Toughie 2759

Toughie No 2759 by Silvanus

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

It’s a pleasure to get a visit from Silvanus to Thursday Toughie territory. This one is not too tricky but very entertaining.

Thanks to Silvanus.

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Toughie 2756

Toughie No 2756 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Once again we are intrigued by Osmosis omitting 11 high-scoring scrabble letters from the puzzle. A slow solve for me.

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Toughie 2755

Toughie No 2755 by Kcit

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Kcit has given us a fairly gentle Toughie today with a minimal number of anagrams (it actually took me slightly less time than the Ray T back-pager). I thought it slightly odd that the crossing answers 10a and 4d use variations of the same word.… Continue reading

Toughie 2754

Toughie No 2754 by Django

Hints and tips by crypticsue

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

Django set us a most enjoyable Toughie challenge to brighten up an extremely grey and damp Wednesday. Continue reading “Toughie 2754”