January 21, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1330

Toughie No 1330 by Elkamere

A Gaggle of Old Comedians

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

Elkamere has given us a proper Toughie today packed with his usual sneakiness. I really enjoyed it but I wonder whether the inclusion of two comedy acts from about 25 years ago (who weren’t that well-known even in the UK) was really fair for expats and non-Brits solving the puzzle on the DT Puzzles website.… Continue reading

DT 27704

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27704

Hints and tips by Kath

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BD Rating — Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Good morning everyone from a chilly Oxford. What a funny week it’s been – Monday felt like Tuesday with gazza doing the hints, yesterday felt like Monday and I haven’t really decided what today feels like yet.… Continue reading