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Toughie 2551

Toughie No 2551 by Django

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

As far as I am aware we still haven’t identified yesterday’s new setter but today’s newbie was well trailed last week. Django is the comedian Dave Gorman who left a few comments last week so I really hope that he’ll continue to participate and interact with us.… Continue reading

ST 2551

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2551

A full analysis by Peter Biddlecombe

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

A fairly swift report today, as I’ve just realised I need to blog today’s Times elsewhere. Big Dave and I can both make Brian’s requested gathering on 3rd October, and we’re on the case for pub selection. I found this relatively tricky overall, mainly because 5D kept me busy for a shocking 4 minutes at the end.

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ST 2551 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2551 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, I will select a few of the better clues and provide hints for them.

Don’t forget that you can give your assessment of the puzzle. Five stars if you thought it was great, one if you hated it, four, three or two if it was somewhere in between.

Peter Biddlecombe’s full review of this puzzle will be published on Friday, 3rd September.

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