July 22, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2475

Toughie No 2475 by Stick Insect

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

I’ve realised that some potential solvers check the difficulty stars on the Toughie blog before deciding whether or not to try the puzzle. I hope that my ‘two star’ grading will encourage some to give this one a go.… Continue reading

DT 29422

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29422

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Another Wednesday. Another Jay puzzle to enjoy.
It’s been a quiet week here so we’ll skip the trivia and get straight into the solving. 
A puzzle towards the easier end of the spectrum for us.

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ST 3064

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3064

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 12th July 2020

BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Morning All! – I didn’t solve this on the day due to Golf and Apres-Golf but certainly enjoyed many of the clues, particularly when sorting them out for the review.

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