April 5, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2206

Toughie No 2206 by Elkamere

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

A pleasant surprise to find an Elkamere at the end of the week – a pangram no less. This puzzle is nicely subtle, with several clues that I entered tentatively and only worked out why they were right later on.… Continue reading

DT 29017

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29017

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs as the sun struggles to break through the clouds in this return of winter.

Like Kath yesterday, I was unable to make my usual midnight start on today’s puzzle because the website did not update at the stroke of twelve, which it usually does.… Continue reading

DT 29012

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29012

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 30th March 2019

BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Morning All! – A pleasant enough Prize Puzzle with a couple  of enjoyable lavatorial clues.

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