August 5, 2009 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 193

Toughie No 193 by Shamus
Hints and Tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

This is an interesting puzzle from Shamus who has been kind enough to make all four of the 15-letter clues relatively easy, which is a massive help in solving the rest. I’d like to give it two and a half stars for difficulty, but that’s not possible – how many would you give it? – leave us a comment!
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DT 25999

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25999

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

This enjoyable puzzle is only spoilt a little by the dodgy anagram indicators.

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