October 19, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2111 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 2111 by Artix

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

I was worried this was going to be very difficult, but I had a full grid within 4* time. I did, however, have to phone a friend to parse two homophones, 26a and 19d, hence the 5* extension.… Continue reading >

DT 28874 ~ Posted on

 

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28874

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs on a bright, chilly morning.

I found this puzzle to be at the trickier end of the Giovanni spectrum, though as always, once the puzzle has been solved, it is hard to see why.… Continue reading >

DT 28869 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28869

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 13th October 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! I found this a pretty standard Saturday puzzle with nothing to grumble or shout about.

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