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Toughie 2828

Toughie No 2828 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Today’s Osmosis felt a bit easier than some of his recent puzzles. Once again, he omits eleven letters of the alphabet in his grid. I appreciated the clues more on writing up the blog than during the solve, which often happens.… Continue reading

ST 2828

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2828

A full review by crypticsue

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

This puzzle was published on Sunday, 27th December 2015

Was it too much ‘Christmas’ that made me slow to get started on this one? Lots to enjoy within, some of the clues I really liked (for various reasons not all crossword related) were 20a, 8d and 26d.

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ST 2828 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2828 (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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