January 5, 2021 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2569

Toughie No 2569 by Chalicea

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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

Good morning from locked down Barrel where life is similar to the unrestricted Barrel. Not a lot going on around here. It’s sharp and sunny though which is better than grey and dreary.… Continue reading

DT 29564

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29564

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty * Enjoyment ***

Hello, everyone, and Happy New Year.  When it comes to Tuesday crosswords, 2021 has picked up where 2020 left off. This week's offering was another single pass solve, with well-crafted clues again boosting the enjoyment factor. I do hope that our compiler drops in later.  Continue reading "DT 29564"