October 28, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1490

Toughie No 1490 by Messinae

Muscle-bound

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

This is a pleasant puzzle which is not too tricky and which raised a few smiles. It would have been only ** for difficulty but there were two words that I didn’t know.… Continue reading

DT 27944

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27944

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

 

Now that most of you have put your clocks back, we have to wait an extra hour before we can start on our blog. In our winter we access it at 11am, then we have a month or so with noon, and from now on right through our summer we have to wait patiently for 1pm. If we looked hard enough we could probably find there is a quote somewhere about the enhanced pleasure of delayed gratification. We always find Jay puzzles a pleasure to solve so we will enjoy this enhanced pleasure and give it **** for fun. Continue reading “DT 27944”