May 9, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1808

Toughie No 1808 by Dada

Marathon Man!

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Greetings from Warrington! I have been asked to step in and start the Toughie week, and am doing it in the company of Dada. Many of you will know that Dada is John Halpern and recently he ran the London Marathon in a rather unusual way.… Continue reading

DT 28422

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28422

Hints and tips by KitKat

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BD Rating  - Difficulty */** - Enjoyment **/***

 

Hello everyone.  Today’s blog comes to you from the Spanish side of the Pyrenees.  Since I’m both jet-lagged and short of time I have enlisted Kitty’s help, concatenating her across hints and my down hints to create another KitKat blog.  We both felt that this was a solid puzzle.  Perhaps not as much sparkle as some we’ve seen recently, but still an enjoyable solve.… Continue reading