February 27, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 935 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 935 by Micawber

Hairy Biker

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

I sometimes think that I must have been a paragon of virtue in a former existence because I’m rewarded with more than my fair share of Micawber’s puzzles to blog. This one provided the usual 5-star enjoyment  and it did take me longer than usual, although having finished it I couldn’t really see why (which, as someone remarked the other day, is the sign of a very good puzzle). I hadn’t come across the sheep in 26a before.
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DT 27112 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27112

Hints and tips by scchua

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Another enjoyable puzzle from Jay, though not difficult. A 2-2.5* in difficulty, and 3* for enjoyment. Thanks Jay.

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