August 6, 2011 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

NTSPP – 078 (Review) ~ Posted on

NTSPP – 078 (Review)

A crossword by Hieroglyph

Hieroglyph marks his return to the NTSPP with a crossword that will delight those who like anagrams. 14 of the clues involve full or partial anagrams – 21 if you count the separate words in the long anagram at 1a.

The preponderance of anagrams made this a very easy crossword to solve – one of the easiest to date in the NTSPP series. Being able to get the long solution from just the enumeration undoubtedly helped but a little more variety in the clues would have been welcome for this solver.

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NTSPP – 078 (Comments) ~ Posted on

Not the Saturday Prize Puzzle – 078

A Puzzle by Hieroglyph

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Welcome to the latest in our series of weekly puzzles.

This week we have our second puzzle from Hieroglyph.  Solve the long anagram and you’ve done nearly half the puzzle!

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DT 26624 (Hints) ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26624 (Hints)

Big Dave’s Saturday Crossword Club

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[I am in Cheltenham today for the exciting 3D Sloggers & Betters meeting (see sticky post) so Tilsit will be compiling the hints.  BD]

As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, a few of the more difficult clues have been selected and hints provided for them.

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