December 1, 2017 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1927 ~ Posted on

 

Toughie No 1927 by Elkamere

Hints and tips by Dutch

 

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

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

I was pleasantly surprised to find it was Elkamere today. I enjoyed the puzzle a lot. Note the beautifully concise clues.

As always, the definitions are underlined in the clues below.… Continue reading

DT 28599 ~ Posted on

 

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28599

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs on a bright, cold December morning.

You will need some Biblical and General Knowledge this morning, as well as your Roman numerals, to deal with today’s Giovanni.… Continue reading

DT 28594 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28594

A full review by crypticsue

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

This puzzle was published on 25th November 2017

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

A nice Mister Ron offering this week – no special favourites, a nice puzzle to both solve and then review.… Continue reading