August 30, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2290

Toughie No 2290 by Notabilis

Hints and tips by crypticsue

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A fine example of what a Toughie, especially a Friday Toughie, should be. I did wonder whether it was “just me”, being the stand-in blogger’s stand-in, doing my first ‘on the day’ blog for a very long time – but decided that it is definitely Notabilis being as cleverly tricky as only he knows how.… Continue reading

DT 29143

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29143

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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Good morning from South Staffs. A fine day in prospect, ahead of what may be a wet weekend.

One or two tricky clues from Giovanni this morning, pushing my time into my *** bracket.… Continue reading

DT 29138

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29138

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 28th August 2019

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Morning All! A fairly regular Saturday Puzzle whih was a quick solve and not quite a pangram.

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