November 18, 2015 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1502

Toughie No 1502 by Elkamere

Poptastic

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

Last week a Micawber, this week a superb puzzle from Elkamere – Wednesdays can’t get much better. This one is not too tough but is chock full of d’oh-producing clues – I loved it.… Continue reading

DT 27962

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27962

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

 

Shorts have now come out of the drawer. Our morning beach and estuary walks are now happening with exposed lower legs, still sporting their winter pallor, but slowly acquiring a tan that will last through the summer.
Jay entertains us nicely once again today. Sorting out the wordplay for 11d took us well into *** time for difficulty.

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