May 15, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2437

Toughie No 2437 by proXimal

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Splendid! Not overly difficult, and clever clues that are clever for all the right reasons. A lot of lovely surfaces, some of which seem topical. As often happens, I appreciated the puzzle all the more when writing the blog and added an enjoyment star

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DT 29364

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29364

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs. Another sunny start to the day as we take tiny steps towards restoring some form of normality. I spent yesterday afternoon in a socially-distanced working party helping to prepare our croquet club for some socially-distanced play – singles only, no doubles, book in advance, no tea, no bar, don’t hang around after your game is over.… Continue reading