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Toughie 2928

Toughie No 2928 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

As usual with Elgar, an extremely satisfying solve with lots of amazing clues,  though a slow start, a slow middle and a slow finish. Several clues parsed after completion – some while writing up the blog, which often happens with me.… Continue reading

ST 2928

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2928

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 3rd December 2017

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

I really enjoyed solving this Sunday prize puzzle – there were lots of candidates for the gold medal, but once I’d noticed the possible extra ‘bit’ of  6d, that one was the winner

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ST 2928 (Hints)

 

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2928 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg – where the weather has been all over the place in terms of temperatures and precipitation.

The benevolence shown by Virgilius over the last couple of weeks has disappeared this week – the usual handful of anagrams, some multiple definitions, three homophones, and two lurkers all contained in 27 clues. … Continue reading