March 4, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2395

Toughie No 2395 by Musaeus

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Yesterday’s Toughie was generally acknowledged to be pretty easy so how does one rate the difficulty of this one which is even easier?

There are two clues here where the definitions are given as underlined blanks – I don’t like this much, not least because it because it makes the blogger’s job of underlining the definition impossible.… Continue reading

DT 29302

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29302

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Sunrise for us is now getting noticeably later and there is a slight nip in the air in the mornings. The godwits on the estuary are now starting to show rust coloured plumage, an indication that they will soon be leaving us for their long migration to their breeding grounds in Alaska.… Continue reading