October 3, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1892 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 1892 by Giovanni

Hints and tips by Kitty

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

 

Warmest greetings, one and all.  Giovanni has provided us with a Toughie considerably gentler than his usual, and much more aligned with the puzzles normally seen in this slot. … Continue reading >

DT 28548 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28548

Hints and tips by Mr Kitty

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

 

[Jump to Across or Down Hints, Quickie Pun, or CommentsHello, everyone, and welcome to another Tuesday blog.  I enjoyed solving this puzzle rather a lot.  There’s nothing especially complex or exotic in the wordplay, but some clever misdirection and obfuscation led to a succession of smile-inducing penny drops.  I recommend it.… Continue reading >