July 4, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2049 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 2049 by Firefly

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment **

There’s nought to rattle the thoroughbreds here today and, to be honest, the puzzle won’t last long in the memory. I’m not sure that I understand 26a – it seems to be a subtractive anagram (as discussed yesterday) but I can’t see the need for an anagram at all.… Continue reading

DT 28782 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28782

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

We had the usual team for solving and then Carol had to leave for Wellington so it was a solo effort putting the hints together.… Continue reading