February 20, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2388

Toughie No 2388 by Firefly

Hints and tips by crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty */**Enjoyment **

One of those crosswords where it helps if you know ‘stuff’ and fortunately for me, I did. Solved in a time on the cusp of a backpager and a Toughie, so slightly trickier than I’d expected from Firefly.… Continue reading

DT 29291

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29291

Hints and tips by Kath

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

Hello everyone. A Ray T crossword but not one of his more difficult ones. A few of his trademark clues are missing but there are enough of them to convince me that he is the setter today.… Continue reading

ST 3042

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3042

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 9th February 2020

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Dada is one of those setters where you really need to get on his wavelength straight away in order to solve the crossword.… Continue reading