Toughie 2260

Toughie No 2260 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment **

This didn’t put up much of a fight and it doesn’t have a great deal in the way of sparkle.
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Toughie 2244

Toughie No 2244 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

This is a relatively gentle Toughie with a few literary allusions. I enjoyed it. Thanks to Messinae.

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Toughie 2228

Toughie No 2228 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

There’s a theme to this enjoyable puzzle from Messinae (with the actual theme words appearing twice in the grid). Thanks to him.

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Toughie 2208

Toughie No 2208 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

An enjoyable puzzle which is not too soft, not too hard – thanks Messinae.

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Toughie 2134

Toughie No 2134 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Bufo

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

I had to check the term for the police in 8 down but otherwise it was all plain sailing

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Toughie 2117

Toughie No 2117 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

This is a pretty gentle but enjoyable puzzle which shouldn’t take solvers too long, giving them plenty of time to carve their pumpkins. Thanks to Messinae.

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Toughie 2101

Toughie No 2101 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Messinae has given us a fairly gentle but pleasant puzzle today – thanks to him.

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Toughie 2070

Toughie No 2070 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Bufo

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

I never seemed to get on a roll today and ended up taking more time that perhaps I should have done. But it was an enjoyable puzzle with some nice touches with several clues in which the whole clue helped provide the definition

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