February 2016 – Page 7 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 28027

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28027

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment ***

 

Our weather at the moment is hot, hot, hot. About 30C today which is quite exceptional for here and other parts of the country are expected to be even hotter. That’s just to make you all jealous. We’ve enjoyed looking at the photos and reading all the comments about the Birthday Bash, it sounds like a good time was had by all.  Jay has given us a quicker solve than last week’s.  It only just sneaked into 2* time for us.

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Toughie 1544

Toughie No 1544 by Dada

Hints and tips by Toro

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment **

An oddly Giovanni-like offering from Dada today, but with a rather rushed feel about it. This week’s Rookie Corner puzzle by Maize is much more polished and satisfying and I urge you to do it if you haven’t already. Continue reading “Toughie 1544”

DT 28026

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28026

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

It was lovely to see so many familiar and new faces at Little Venice on Saturday on what was a thoroughly enjoyable day.

We have another fairly straightforward Tuesday puzzle which is quite pleasant.… Continue reading

DT 28025

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28025

Hints and tips by Kitty

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

Welcome all to Big Dave’s Crossword Blog, which has just celebrated the completion of its seventh year.   Those that were not too bashful or too far afield to be able to attend the party in London had a happy time indeed. … Continue reading