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Toughie 2823

Toughie No 2823 by Beam

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Thanks to Beam for a pleasing puzzle with a few chuckles along the way. Knowing that there are no anagrams does prevent one going down blind alleys (as I might have done with e.g.… Continue reading

ST 2823

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2823

A full review by gnomethang

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

This puzzle was published on Sunday, 22nd November 2015

Morning All!. I think that everyone liked the superb hidden clue (lurker) at 5d but my favourite by a country mile was the &Lit at 8d. Equally there were some very good, succinct clues that posed some difficulties due to the good surface readings. Excellent!

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ST 2823 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2823 (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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