October 30, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2533

Toughie No 2533 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

A very enjoyable crossword I thought – the top half went in quickly but there was plenty to keep me puzzled thereafter. Another near pangram, missing the J.… Continue reading

DT 29508

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29508

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs as October runs out in damp gloom.

I found today’s puzzle quite tricky, though a good deal of that was down to the length of time it took me to parse 1a.… Continue reading