April 29, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1386

Toughie No 1386 by Osmosis

It’s all coming back to me

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

I’d have recognised this as an Osmosis production even if I hadn’t known the setter. It’s chock-full of his usual complicated wordplay including lots of reversals. I’m not complaining – I enjoy deciphering such clues but it’s quite tricky trying to write unambiguous hints without the use of nested brackets.… Continue reading

DT 27788

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27788

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Less than a week now before we leave for our brief visit to where most of you live. All very exciting and one of the highlights will be meeting at least some of you at The George on 19th May.
This will be the last regular Wednesday blog we will be doing for a few weeks although we hope that we will not be totally out of touch.
Good stuff from Jay once again today. The NE corner was once more the trickiest one for us.

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