Toughie 2182

Toughie No 2182 by proXimal

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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

Good afternoon from South Staffs. Dutch is away this week, so I’ve been allowed out of my usual Friday morning slot.

It took me a little while to get going on this puzzle, with some well-hidden definitions and indicators, plus an element of General Knowledge, but once I got a toehold I was able to work steadily through.… Continue reading >

DT 28981

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28981

Hints and tips by Kath

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BD Rating — Difficulty **Enjoyment **

Hello everyone. The ‘hinty people’ have been playing swapsies this week so I’m doing the hints for today. I think it’s probably only the second time that I’ve done them for a Friday crossword so I was rather wondering what I might have let myself in for – obscure words, music, biblical characters, sport or anything else that I can’t do –  I needn’t have worried.… Continue reading >

DT 28976

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 28976

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 16 February 2019

BD Rating – Difficulty ****Enjoyment **

This took me a longer than an average time for a Saturday (or indeed any other DT cryptic) hence the difficulty rating.… Continue reading >