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Toughie 2930

Toughie No 2930 by Robyn

Hints and Tips by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

A proper Wednesday Toughie, as one would expect from Robyn Continue reading “Toughie 2930”

Toughie 2909

Toughie No 2909 by Robyn

          Hints and tips by StephenL

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

Hello everyone from a cloudy South Devon. Robyn kicks off the Toughie week with a superb puzzle that wouldn’t have been out of place much later in the week. Continue reading “Toughie 2909”

Toughie 2889

Daily Telegraph Toughie No 2889

Hints and tips by Miffypops

Chris M Rating – Difficulty **-*** – Enjoyment ****

Toughie Setters This Week

Tuesday Robyn.  Wednesday Logman. Thursday Shamus. Friday Osmosis.

Good Afternoon from the Mohave Desert of The Midlands where the sun is threatening to boil the blood in our bodies. Continue reading “Toughie 2889”

Toughie 2869

TOUGHIE 2869 by Robyn
HINTS AND TIPS BY STEPHEN L.
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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Hello everyone from a gloriously sunny South Devon coast.

Today it’s Robyn’s turn to put us through our Toughie paces. Another gem from one of my favourite setters.… Continue reading

Toughie 2821

Toughie No 2821 by Robyn
Hints and tips by StephenL

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

Hello everyone from a blue skies South Devon. Today I have the great pleasure of blogging a puzzle from Robyn for the first time. No Tuesday Floughie but all fairly and craftily clued as we’ve come to expect from this setter. Continue reading “Toughie 2821”

Toughie 2793

Toughie No 2793 by Robyn

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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Chris M Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment ***

Good morning from the Trough of Bowland where the day has began with an excellent Tuesday Toughie from Robyn, an inventive setter, fast becoming a favourite. Continue reading “Toughie 2793”

Toughie 2773

Toughie No 2773 by Robyn

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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Chris M Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment *****

Today’s Toughie from Robyn is so cleverly clued with hardly any gimmies. Each answer requiring a bit of thought. When the checkers made an answer obvious I still had to question the wordplay. I like these new kids on the block. Continue reading “Toughie 2773”

Toughie 2737

Toughie No 2737 by Robyn

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Golly bongs, this  little beauty from Robyn took some sorting. Thanks for the tussle Robyn and please come back soon Continue reading “Toughie 2737”