September 12, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2089

Toughie No 2089 by Donnybrook

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

Today we have a solid though not terribly sparkling puzzle with plenty of ways in but a few clues where (for me at any rate) assistance had to be sought from Mr Google and Mr B R Book to verify that what the wordplay was suggesting was indeed known.… Continue reading

DT 28842

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28842

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

It started off as a glorious Spring day here. The cold spell that we have been having lately appears to have come to an end and although there is fresh snow on the distant hills, we have clear blue skies and warming sunshine.… Continue reading