September 16, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1466

Toughie No 1466 by MynoT

A Prial of Queens

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

This is the first MynoT puzzle that I’ve blogged for almost exactly two years (since Toughie 1051) – for some reason he’s been avoiding Wednesdays. Around the grid we have references to three of the Queens who have sat on the English/British throne, but strangely there’s no mention of the current one – perhaps MynoT intended to have her on the right-hand side but couldn’t make it work.… Continue reading

DT 27908

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27908

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment ***

The biggest problem of going to help out family when they are suffering from winter ailments, is what you might bring home with you. Please excuse us for coughs and sneezes throughout the review. An IT expert has assured us that they are not contagious via the blog, so you are all safe.
Jay is a model of consistency once again, perhaps slightly towards the easier end of the spectrum.

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