November 16, 2018 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2127 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 2127 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Another lovely and precise puzzle from Osmosis, solved with pleasure on the new blue telegraph puzzle website. It’s a pangram, of course. I struggled a bit with the writers, having to remember my rhyming slang and needing to google the foodie.… Continue reading

DT 28898 ~ Posted on

 

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28898

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs on another dark, damp November morning.

My first solve using the new Telegraph Puzzles site, and it worked reasonably well for me – though I see that they still haven’t followed the practice in the paper version of italicising the components of the Quickie pun.… Continue reading

DT 28893 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28893

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 10th November 2018

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

 

I found this inside back pager to be quite solver friendly, with several clues that made me smile

Please leave a comment telling us what you thought.… Continue reading