November 6, 2010 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

NTSPP – 039 (Review) ~ Posted on

Not the Saturday Prize Puzzle – 039 (Review)

A Puzzle by Prolixic

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[Crypticsue] – This Saturday’s alternative puzzle has been provided by Prolixic.  As is usual with his crosswords, we found it very enjoyable and would recommend to all as a puzzle which should suit all levels of solving ability, having as it does some very nice clues and wordplay.

[Gnomethang] – Thanks to Crypticsue for doing the type-work; All I had to do was write the amended clues, fill in some wordplay and provide some pictures!

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DT 26391 (Hints) ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26391 (Hints)

Big Dave’s Saturday Crossword Club

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First, some news.  Tilsit had his operation on Wednesday and is currently recovering in the Huddersfied Royal Infirmary.  He is recovering well and I spoke to him last night.  He hopes to be back soon, but his online activities are hindered by poor cellphone reception in the hospital.

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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