December 17, 2021 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2768

Toughie No 2768 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

Not an easy puzzle today, though my recent trip to Edinburgh helped. I soon noticed a pangram (given, e.g., 25a), but I can’t say that this aided my solve.… Continue reading

DT 29861

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29861

Hints and tips by Deep Threat

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Good morning from South Staffs. Seven more sleeps before the big day, and the Grinches in Whitehall are preparing a great big package of misery for everyone.… Continue reading