November 23, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1922

Toughie No 1922 by Firefly

Hints and tips by Bufo

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment **

I never know what to expect with a Firefly puzzle because I can never remember what previous ones were like. In fact I was surprised to find that this is my eighth one of the year because I would have guessed that it was only my second or third.… Continue reading

DT 28592

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28592

Hints and tips by Kath

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BD Rating — Difficulty **/***Enjoyment ****

Hello everyone. This isn’t a Ray T crossword and I don’t know who did set it – at one stage I thought I had an idea but I’m not sure enough to even suggest it as I’m so hopeless at the setter spotting game.… Continue reading

ST 2925

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2925

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 12th November 2017

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Not quite the birthday treat it could have been – typing the review makes me wonder whether this was because six of the first nine Across clues required something to be inserted into something else, and two of the others were anagrams.… Continue reading