2482 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2482

Toughie No 2482 by Silvanus

Hints and tips by Yosser Hughes

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

Good Morning from Downtown L I where I am clearing out and selling off fourteen years of stuff. It is amazing just how much junk Saint Sharon has accumulated in that time in contrast to my treasures. Continue reading

ST 2482 – Review

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2482 – Review

A full analysis by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

The latest of a string of excellent Sunday puzzles.  It still seems odd to be writing a review having enjoyed the puzzle as I got used to the old-style over several years .  No more sucking the teeth or stabbing an effigy of the setter with my pencil!

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ST 2482 – Hints

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2482 – Hints

Selected hints by Big Dave

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Sunday puzzles always used to be predictably bad, full of awkward constructs – now they are predictably good!

For the weekend prize crosswords I will select a few of the better clues and provide hints for them.  A full analysis of this puzzle will be available at 12.00 next Thursday, 7th May.

Some hints to get you started:

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