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Toughie 2877

Toughie No 2877 by Serpent

Hints and tips by StephenL

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

Toughie Setters this week
Wednesday Django. Thursday Beam. Friday Elgar

Hello everyone from a cloudy South Devon. Tuesday rolls by again and we have the pleasure of a cracking Serpent puzzle to kick off the Toughie week.… Continue reading

Toughie 2829

Toughie No 2829 by Serpent
Hints and tips by Stephen L

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

Hello everyone from a bright South Devon coast.
Today I have the great pleasure of blogging a very fine puzzle from Serpent for the first time.

Maybe a little tough for Tuesday, I only fully appreciated the skill and wit while doing the hints.… Continue reading

Toughie 2709

Toughie No 2709 by Serpent

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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The sun has got his hat on. Hip hip hip hooray

The sun has got his hat on and he’s coming out today

About time too.

As for today’s puzzle from serpent Continue reading “Toughie 2709”

Toughie 2643

Toughie No 2643 by Serpent

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

In terms of difficulty this is about par for a midweek Toughie. At one stage I thought we were going to get an equestrian theme but I don’t think there are enough references even for a ‘mini’ one.… Continue reading