December 22, 2020 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2562

Toughie No 2562 by Silvanus

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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BD Rating – Difficulty **   Enjoyment ***

Good Morning from The Independent Bubble of Barrel where very little has happened since the beginning of time. Today Silvanus has treated us to a trip down memory lane to meet a dead comedian and a dead B movie actor in a gentle Toughie which I think is just right for a Tuesday. Continue reading “Toughie 2562”

DT 29553

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29553

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Hello, everyone. Nothing obscure or devious in today's puzzle, so it's more of what we've come to expect on a Tuesday.  Our compilers have revealed themselves in the comments for the past two Tuesdays, so that's practically a tradition now. I do hope that the creator of this enjoyable solve will continue it. Before we move on to the hinty part of the blog, I must wish all in crosswordland a happy holiday season and a 2021 that's a vast improvement on 2020.  Continue reading "DT 29553"