June 7, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2242 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 2242 by Notabilis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Great stuff from Notabilis as always. The Nina helped me with several answers, e.g. 3d & 28a.

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Many thanks BD for covering for me while I was away.… Continue reading >

DT 29071 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29071

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs on a grey Friday with the promise of rain to come.

After some 650 miles of driving spread over Wednesday and Thursday as we returned from our interlude in Burgundy, I was glad that today’s Giovanni was reasonably straightforward, with the unusual words readily gettable from the wordplay.… Continue reading >

DT 29066 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29066

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 1st June 2019

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Morning All! This was just about  a 2 star solve and fairly normal for a Saturday Prize Puzzle. Continue reading “DT 29066”