May 22, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2441

Toughie No 2441 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

 

This is Elgar’s 149th Telegraph Toughie. Some of you may notice 13 grid entries involved in a theme, which of course is not essential to the puzzle.… Continue reading

DT 29370

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29370

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs, with an overcast and breezy start to the day.

Some clever cluing in today’s puzzle, but also one or two which didn’t really work for me, so that untangling them took me into *** time.… Continue reading