March 27, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2200

Toughie No 2200 by Donnybrook

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

Given the amount of GK that’s contained in this puzzle I’m surprised that it didn’t actually pose many problems. I think I was helped by getting all four of the 15-letter answers fairly quickly.… Continue reading

DT 29009

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29009

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

While we are having mainly fine weather at home, Westland and Fiordland where we were travelling recently, are having torrential rain. They are areas which have a reputation for high rainfall but this present event is exceptional. A bridge washed away, slips and landslides plus surface flooding over a wide area.… Continue reading