January 27, 2021 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2582

Toughie No 2582 by Django

Hints and tips by Gazza

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

Django has given us a fairly gentle and enjoyable puzzle with a commendable lack of obscurities. Many thanks to him.

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DT 29583

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29583

Hints and tips by Rahmat Ali

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BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ***

Greetings from Kolkata.  We have, of late, passed a moment which we could have celebrated in some way but it came and went in the twinkling of an eye.  However, the moment had a long list or name, whatever you may call – 21st century, 21st year, 21st day, 21st hour, 21st minute, 21st second.  But that is past and I am now concerned with the present and feel it a great moment to have just finished writing the Hints and Tips for the second time which I hope you will enjoy. Continue reading “DT 29583”

ST 3091

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3091

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 17th January 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Dada in top form with a  nice mix of clue types – for a change he only has three clues requiring something to be inserted into another word.… Continue reading