January 16, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1952

Toughie No 1952 by Shamus

Hints and tips by Kitty

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

 

Hello to you all on this fine Cluesday, the start of the Toughie week.  I have no idea if Shamus is getting a little less spiky or if it’s just that I’m getting used to his style. … Continue reading

DT 28637

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28637

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty *** Enjoyment ****

 

Hello, everyone.  Today's setter has cooked us up a tasty and satisfying pangram containing several meaty clues, with a sprinkling of general knowledge that's all gettable from the word play.  That main course is complemented nicely by a Quick crossword that's also a pangram.… Continue reading