November 24, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1923 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 1923 by Notabilis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

I always enjoy Notabilis. It’s the precision and attention to detail that makes me smile (e.g. second circuit), as well as the specific instructions for down clues. I solved this methodically, each quadrant in turn.… Continue reading >

DT 28593 ~ Posted on

 

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28593

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs.

I’m very busy today, helping my sister to move house, so no pictures or music this week.

In the hints below, the definitions are underlined.… Continue reading >

DT 28588 ~ Posted on

 

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28588

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 18th November 2017

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

I really enjoyed this Mysteron Prize Puzzle – it had a certain something that was different to his usual Saturday offerings.… Continue reading >