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Toughie 2807

Toughie No 2807 by Firefly

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Thanks to Firefly for an enjoyable puzzle.

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Across Clues

1a Sweet spoils hero may initially grant (11)
MARSHMALLOW: string together a verb meaning spoils, the initial letters of Hero May and a verb to grant.
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ST 2807

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2807

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

This puzzle was published on Sunday, 2nd August 2015

I’m standing in for Gnomey who is “doing his bit for the Greek economy”, although possibly not getting quite as much sun as he hoped – he was having to shelter his beer from the rain in the last post I saw.  I’ve probably got the better deal with the chance to enjoy this  Sunday puzzle all over again.

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ST 2807 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2807 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, a number of the more difficult clues have been selected and hints provided for them.

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