December 24, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1107

Toughie No 1107 by Warbler

What the Dickens?

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

After last Tuesday’s mixup, normality returns with an easy straightforward puzzle. As befitting the date there is a seasonal flavour to the two long across clues.

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ST 2722

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2722

A full review by gnomethang

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Afternoon All!. As per Big Dave’s recent post the closing date for the 15th December Sunday Prize Puzzle has been moved forward to Yesterday so the review is appearing today. This was a pretty straightforward puzzle but had some wonderfully diverting surface readings.

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DT 27369

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27369

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ****

This is a lovely (and gentle) seasonally-themed puzzle from the evergreen Rufus (who will be doing it all over again tomorrow, online only but because of the current debacle everyone should be able to get it, whether they’re an online subscriber or not).
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