May 5, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

ST 2690 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2690 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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Don’t forget to enter our May prize crossword.

As you may have read here earlier this week, James Leonard, aka Rustic, Citrus and Mr Lemon, died last weekend.  As a tribute the Telegraph have republished the first ever EV, Greetings by Rustic. Why not try out this puzzle?

Today we can celebrate the success of yet another NTSPP setter.  The Independent on Sunday has published a debut puzzle by eXternal.  Congratulations to him.

As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, I will select a few of the more difficult clues and provide hints for them.

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