January 23, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2372

Toughie No 2372 by Firefly

Hints and tips by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Solved in a time which placed this puzzle on the cusp between a hard back-pager and an easy middle-of-the-paper crossword.   We are a Q and an X short of a pangram.… Continue reading

DT 29267

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29267

Hints and tips by Kath

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BD Rating — Difficulty ****Enjoyment ****

 Hello everyone. I’m pretty sure that this is a Ray T crossword as it does have most of his trademark clues.  I found it right up at the top of his range of difficulty.… Continue reading

ST 3038

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3038

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 12th January 2020

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

I was very much on the Dada wavelength for this one and enjoyed the solve while it lasted

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