Kcit – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2707

Toughie No 2707 by Kcit

Hints and tips by Gazza

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We have another gloomy day in North Devon but at least it’s not raining. I thought that this was a fairly tricky midweek Toughie with a few head-scratching moments but no really long hold-ups.… Continue reading

Toughie 2687

Toughie No 2687 by Kcit

Hints and tips by Gazza

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I made harder work of this than I should have (which I put down to watching the Olympics at the same time as solving). A lot of the clues did seem rather ‘samey’ and 17 out of the 30 clues require us to insert or delete a single letter.… Continue reading

Toughie 2503

Toughie No 2503 by Kcit

Hints and tips by Gazza

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In her blog on Kcit’s last puzzle Crypticsue wrote that Kcit was in a very ‘kind to solvers’ mode. Well his charity appears to have continued because this was as straightforward a Wednesday Toughie as I can remember (and I’ve been blogging the Wednesday Toughies since 2009 with little time off for good behaviour).… Continue reading