March 17, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

MPP 082 – Review

MPP No 082

A puzzle by Prolixic


The instructions said:  A number of solutions contain a common feature and a smaller number of solutions have the opposite feature. What is the total number of solutions in question? The clues give an additional hint about the feature that you are looking for.

The consonants in 15 solutions appear in alphabetical order or reverse alphabetical order .Continue reading

ST 2995 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2995 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where, in the early hours of Thursday morning we reached plus one degree and celebrated with a (brief) blizzard (much worse South and East of Winnipeg, and in North Dakota and Minnesota, which will only add to the flooding risk when the thaw happens)!… Continue reading