November 28, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1924 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 1924 by Giovanni

Hints and tips by Kitty

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

 

Hello and welcome to a Toughie Tuesday which I found tough.

I’ve taken to trying to avoid seeing the setter names in advance, partly so I can enjoy the game of guess who, but also to try to avoid or spot any biases. … Continue reading

DT 28596 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28596

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  –  Difficulty ** –  Enjoyment ***

 

Hello, everyone.  I appreciated how this puzzle offered some straightforward clues to provide a foothold from which to tackle other clues featuring more complex constructions hiding behind smooth surface readings.  The solve was most definitely good fun.… Continue reading