October 9, 2019 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2312

Toughie No 2312 by Stick Insect

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

I found this one fairly straightforward with a number of old chestnuts but I did enjoy solving it. I thought that a few of the surfaces (e.g.… Continue reading

DT 29177

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29177

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

We seem to have been all over the place lately. Health issues for a very good, long-standing friend has meant lots of to, from, and around Wellington trips for us. However we are both home again now so able to tackle this week’s Jay puzzle as usual.

The weather is at last starting to warm up a bit. One of us is actually wearing shorts today.

We found this puzzle at the trickier end of Jay’s spectrum and even considered the possibility of giving it 4 difficulty stars.

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