April 3, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 27761

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27761

A full review by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

This puzzle was published on Saturday, 28th March 2015

A fairly average Saturday puzzle as far as I can recall – the main source of comments being the problems people had with16a.… Continue reading

Toughie 1372

Toughie No 1372 by Notabilis

A Very Good Friday

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

Greetings from the Calder Valley!

Nice to be back and have the pleasure of blogging a terrifically enjoyable puzzle from the ever-dependable Notabilis. A nicely challenging crossword with just about the right level of difficulty to make this a Friday puzzle.… Continue reading

DT 27766

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27766

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs this rather damp Good Friday morning.

There’s a distinctly topical feel to this crossword from Giovanni, and indeed to the Quickie. If you have the bits of general knowledge that are required, the puzzle is quite straightforward.… Continue reading