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Toughie 2860

Toughie No 2860 by proXimal

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

A welcome medium-difficulty puzzle from proXimal. Continue reading “Toughie 2860”

ST 2860

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2860

A full review by crypticsue
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This puzzle was published on Sunday 7th August
BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

 

 

Another superb crossword – this one had everything – lurkers, a typical Virgilius clue which I marked as my favourite (15d), some splendid d’oh moments  (including my runner up, 23d) and even a “I bet Brian won’t like this”  – what more could a solver and blogger ask for on a Sunday morning?

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ST 2860 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2860 (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.

Most of the terms used in these hints are explained in the Glossary and examples are available by clicking on the entry under “See also”.… Continue reading