December 18, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2561

Toughie No 2561 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

I think you’ll enjoy this ‘slightly gentler’ Elgar. I incorrectly guessed the ending of the Nina which messed up my SE corner a bit, but soon fixed. Lesson learnt.… Continue reading

DT 29550

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29550

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from dark, soggy South Staffs.

This puzzle took me some time to get a foothold, and I thought it was going to be really difficult, but once I got some checkers in place life became a little easier, and I finished in *** time.… Continue reading

DT 29545

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29545

A full review by gnomethang

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This puzzle was published on 12th December 2020

BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Morning All! A slightly stiffer challenge this week and all the better for it IMO. Continue reading “DT 29545”