May 22, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2232

Toughie No 2232 by Giovanni

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

I found this fairly gentle with only two answers that I didn’t know (the African money and the Indian bed) and in both cases the wordplay and the checkers made the solving straightforward with just a resort to Chambers required to confirm that I’d got the answers right.… Continue reading

DT 29057

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29057

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

A moment of panic this morning. Turned on the computer and got the message “Internet not available!”. Blog day and no internet. Luckily the simple process of turning off and then re-starting the router returned everything to normal including the heart rate and blood pressure.… Continue reading