May 15, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2228

Toughie No 2228 by Messinae

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

There’s a theme to this enjoyable puzzle from Messinae (with the actual theme words appearing twice in the grid). Thanks to him.

Please leave a comment telling us how you fared and what you thought of the puzzle.… Continue reading

DT 29051

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29051

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Blustery changeable weather lately. Fine at the moment but quite a strong wind and sneaky showers that seem to creep up when we least expect them. Typical autumn weather.

Today’s setter had us working quite hard once again, but, as ever, we thoroughly enjoyed the process.… Continue reading