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Toughie 2859

Toughie No 2859 by Hudson

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

An entertaining puzzle from Hudson – thanks to him. There are several of what we call 25s amongst the clues.

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ST 2859

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2859

A full review by gnomethang
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This puzzle was published on Sunday 31st July
BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

 

Morning All! There were, as usual, some lovely simple clues with great surface readings here and much to recommend to someone new to cryptic crosswords.

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ST 2859 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2859 (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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