July 22, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1434

Toughie No 1434 by Micawber

Please may I have some more, sir?

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

Micawber is in a benign mood today and I wrote in my last answer with a feeling of disappointment that there were no more clues to solve.… Continue reading

DT 27860

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27860

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

 

We are back home now after our week away in the South Island. We managed to time things so that both our crossings of Cook Strait happened to coincide with significant Southerly weather conditions which made for rather ‘bumpy’ crossings. Feels good to be back into the regular routine again, including our ration of crosswords to solve and blog.

A word of advice. Always put a label on little containers that one bungs in the freezer. It avoids such incidents as putting thick vegetable soup instead of stewed feijoas on one’s breakfast porridge.

Jay has given us another pleasing puzzle today.

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