September 27, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1057 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 1057 by Firefly

Childhood Memories

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

One of the problems with themed puzzles is that if the theme is cracked early on then the rest falls into place very quickly. This was certainly the case for me. The surface readings of the clues with the thematic answers are well-chosen to fit the stories associated with those places.

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DT 27289 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27289

A full review by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment **

There must have been lots of entries for this week’s prize puzzle as it was extremely  easy and in some places hardly cryptic at all.

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