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Toughie 2564

Toughie No 2564 by Kcit

Hints and tips by crypticsue

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ST 2564

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2564

A full analysis by Peter Biddlecombe

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Here’s a puzzle using one of those “natural” 15×15 grids with words of 5, 7, and 9 letters. These have the potential to include some very familiar content, but although there are a few old favourite answers here, there are plenty of less frequent visitors to the grid too, and enough difficulty to make it a relatively tricky Sunday Telegraph puzzle for me, even with 3 hidden word clues.

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ST 2564 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2564 (Hints)

Hints and tips from Big Dave

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As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, I will select a few of the better clues and provide hints for them.

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