February 16, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1762

Toughie No 1762 by Firefly

A puzzle of two halves

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

Due to a number of email problems this review will be a little late today.  A few days ago I lifted the attack status from the website.  Today the attacks restarted, so we are back “under attack” which means the firewall with its five-second delay is also back. … Continue reading

DT 28352

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28352

Hints and tips by pommers

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Morning all and welcome to a non-RayT Thursday.  Nothing in this one to frighten any horses but there is plenty to entertain them.  There seem to be a lot of clues requiring insertions and several are indicated in the same way which is my only criticism of an otherwise splendid puzzle.  
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ST 2885

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2885

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Sunday 5th February

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

Morning All!. A very good puzzle with some very inventive clues and great surface readings (as always!) Continue reading “ST 2885”