March 28, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2201 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 2201 by Hudson

Hints and tips by Bufo

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

Another interesting puzzle from Hudson that caused some head-scratching both when solving a few of the clues and justifying some answers. I noticed early on that it was likely to be a pangram but then forgot about it until I’d finished.… Continue reading >

DT 29010 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29010

Hints and tips by Falcon

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

Greetings from Ottawa, where several days of above freezing temperatures have started to have a noticeable effect on the snowbanks.

I logged into the Telegraph Puzzles website this evening (Wednesday) to a nasty surprise.… Continue reading >

ST 2995 ~ Posted on

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2995

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 17th March 2019

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Dada in enjoyable but short-lived mode this time – quite a few anagrams and three different examples of how to use a single letter L

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