November 15, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2126

Toughie No 2126 by Hudson

Hints and tips by Bufo

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

I filled the grid very quickly but then I had to do the research into Mr Trump’s bone spur and also think about how a couple of other clues worked.… Continue reading

DT 28897

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28897

Hints and tips by pommers

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Hola from the Vega Baja where it’s throwing it down big time. A good job that Chris Lancaster provided the puzzle last night as the site still isn’t up and running so many thanks to him.

I’m pretty sure this puzzle is a RayT as most of his calling cards are there apart from Her Majesty, who’s now missed the last two of Ray’s puzzles. Perhaps she has better things to do than appear in crossies.
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ST 2976

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2976

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 4th November 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ****

The penultimate Virgilius Sunday crossword – my favourite clue was 13d for the usual non-military-related d’oh moment

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