March 17, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog


Today i learned the sad news that John McKie, who used to set Toughies as Myops, has passed away. He was one of my favorite setters, and I had the great pleasure to meet him a couple of times. Continue reading “Myops”

DT 29313

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29313

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty *** Enjoyment ****

Hello, everyone.  I thought today's puzzle was rather good.  I encountered quite a few smiles during the solve, and I was left wondering who might have crafted it because the style felt fresh.  We always enjoy hearing from setters, so if our mystery compiler is reading please comment below so we know who to thank.  Continue reading "DT 29313"