January 21, 2021 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2579

Toughie No 2579 by Firefly

Hints and tips by crypticsue

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

A proper Toughie and the most fun I’ve had solving a crossword for some time, but then I’m a fan of strange and wonderful words – I did know them all and the other things I’m sure some commenters will refer to as obscurities.… Continue reading

DT 29578

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29578

Hints and tips by Kath

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BD Rating — Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Hello everyone. A Ray T Thursday crossword – this one is lacking a few of the usual trademarks  but it still feels like one of his. I didn’t have a lot of trouble but will wait to see how everyone else got on today.… Continue reading