August 23, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2286 ~ Posted on

Toughie No 2286 by Elkamere

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Always a joy. Today’s Elkamere has several easy ways in and plenty to keep you on your toes. My bottom half went in quickly and my top right hand corner yielded last.… Continue reading

DT 29137 ~ Posted on

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29137

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from a hazy South Staffs. My thanks to LetterboxRoy for covering my absence last week.

I finished today’s Giovanni in ** time, but have added an extra star for some of the clues, which may not be within the comfort zone of all solvers.… Continue reading