May 26, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1819 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 1819 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

A slightly gentler offering from Elgar with a few easier clues to give you a foothold – so do 19d. This is Elgar’s 118th toughie, and there is an appropriate Nina.… Continue reading

DT 28437 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28437

Hints and tips by Tilsit

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

Good morning from Warrington with the sun beating down and almost tropical weather! While our Friday blogger is on a break, I’m covering today. Today’s backpager is a very enjoyable and accessible piece of work from Giovanni with precise clues and a couple to make you scratch your head.… Continue reading

DT 28432 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28432

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on Saturday 20th May

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Morning All! The review made everything a bit samey but I don’t remember feeling that way during the solve. Continue reading “DT 28432”