April 17, 2016 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

MPP 047 – Review

Monthly Prize Puzzle – 047

April 2016

A Puzzle by Alchemi

Congratulations to Jean-Luc Cheval who correctly worked out that although ten of the people in the grid were born in a year ending 16, it was Cervantes who died in one.  His name was drawn from the electronic hat by Mrs BD and he can now choose one of the Hamlyn Telegraph Crossword Books as his prize, although he may have to wait until he comes over to the UK next January to collect it!. … Continue reading

ST-2844 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2844 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, a number of the more difficult clues have been selected and hints provided for them.

Don’t forget that you can give your assessment of the puzzle.… Continue reading