Daily Archives: April 13, 2012

Toughie 754

Toughie No 754 by Elgar

Double Trouble!

Hints and tips by Tilsit and Crypticsue

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

Greetings from the Calder Valley! The lovely Crypticsue was at a loose end today and kindly offered to tackle the Downs for me. You simply cannot refuse an offer like that so we have a review that’s in keeping with the theme of the puzzle.… Read More

ST 2633

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2634

A full review by gnomethang

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Afternoon All! Another fine puzzle from Virgilius that was on the gentle side.

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DT 26839

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26839

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment **

Today is Friday the Thirteenth so was this to be an omen for a devilishly difficult puzzle? Well not really – this one is well towards the easier end of Giovanni’s range, although as usual a little bit of general knowledge is very helpful.… Read More

DT 26834

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26834

A full review by crypticsue

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

For me this was one of the best Saturday Prize Puzzles for some time.   An enjoyable solve with a very nice mix of clues and, for me,  double the fun as it was my turn for the review.   Thanks very much to Cephas for a great start to Easter Saturday.… Read More