March 10, 2016 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1566

Toughie No 1566 by Kcit

Hints and tips by Bufo

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

I got off to a slow start today but things improved once I had a few checking letters.

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DT 28058

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28058

Hints and tips by Shropshirelad

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Good morning from a cold, grey Shropshire – Brrr. I rather enjoyed today’s puzzle from our Thursday Mr Ron. It’s not exactly a ‘R & W’ and there are a couple of clues which stretch the synonym / definition bracket a bit – but I’m pretty sure that you’ll enjoy it too.… Continue reading

ST 2837

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2837

A full review by crypticsue

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

This puzzle was published on Sunday 28th February 2016

 

From time to time, a email will wing its way from Kent to London or vice-versa with the subject line containing a setter’s name, and a message saying “Me or Him?”.   I think I am right in saying that this is the first time that I’ve ever sent such an email on a Sunday… and I was very relieved when the reply said “Him”.

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