August 3, 2010 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 399

Toughie No 399 by Cephas

Bring back the drape coats and drainpipe trousers!

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

While this was fairly easy as Toughies go, it was very enjoyable to solve. Most of you will be aware that Cephas sets the Saturday Prize puzzle and, as he reminded me recently, the Sunday General Knowledge puzzle.

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DT 26309

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26309

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

It’s two weeks since we had a Ray T puzzle and we get a good one today with a few of his “nudge, nudge, wink, wink” clues. Let us know how you like it in a comment.
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