July 9, 2021 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2676

Toughie No 2676 by Osmosis

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Looks like we have a double pangram, and we have plenty of Osmosis-style devious definitions making for some great penny-drop moments – though the result was more fun than the ride!… Continue reading

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DT 29723

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29723

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Devon, where Mrs DT and I are dodging the rain while having a break in the caravan. I’m on a limited internet connection, so a rather minimalist blog today.… Continue reading

DT 29718

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29718

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 3rd July 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. A very straightforward Saturday puzzle from the setter yet with good fun. I now present to you a full review on it for your kind perusal and feedback. Continue reading “DT 29718”