March 20, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2196 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 2196 by Giovanni

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

There’s nothing to scare the nags here and I thought that most of the clues could have appeared in one of Giovanni’s Friday back-pagers. There are two words I didn’t know (the 5d plant and the 6d rebound) but both can be got easily enough from the wordplay and the checkers.… Continue reading

DT 29003 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29003

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

We’re home again now after a marvellous time travelling in The South Island. The question we asked ourselves when we got to Fiordland was, “Why have we waited so long to come here?” It was a truly amazing experience.… Continue reading