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Toughie 2570

Toughie No 2570 by Stick Insect

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

Thanks to Stick Insect for a pangram which didn’t present too many problems.

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ST 2570

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2570

A full review by Crypticsue

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

It’s been an interesting process reviewing this crossword some 5 days after solving it – not least because Mr CS had recycled the paper! A bit of a rummage through a heap of papers led me to rediscover that this didn’t take me long to solve; what took the time was working out the wordplay – what Prolixic referred to as a ‘thinking’ crossword – hence the 2.5* for difficulty. Thanks to Virgilius – I did enjoy both the solving and the revisiting for the review writing.

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