April 20, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2007

 

Toughie No 2007 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Dutch

 

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

Very inventive, almost devious clueing from Osmosis today, though I found I was soon on his wavelength and I managed to finish before the school run. I hadn’t heard of the sitcom or the apple, or the cricket term, but they were all fairly clued.… Continue reading

DT 28718

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28718

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs, where we have a misty start to the day.

I shall start with a moan about the incompetence of those who ‘maintain’ the Telegraph Puzzles site.… Continue reading

DT 28713

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28713

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 14th April 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

I thought this was one of the best Saturday puzzles for some time, hence the award of 4* for enjoyment.… Continue reading