October 4, 2016 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1684

Toughie 1684 by Excalibur

Hints and tips by Kitty

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

 

Happy October, crossword chums.  I hope you are warm and dry.  I found this puzzle quite tricky and something of a curate’s egg, so will be interested to hear what you made of it.… Continue reading

DT 28236

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28236

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Proof that an easy puzzle can still be enjoyable. Those answers that didn’t go in on the first pass were easily found with a few checking letters.… Continue reading