April 14, 2022 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2835

Toughie No 2835 by Giovanni

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Is Giovanni mellowing (or was this puzzle originally intended for the back page)? There are quite a few gimmes here and although he includes his usual ration of religious terms there’s nothing that was new to me – that’s a first for a Giovanni Toughie.… Continue reading

DT 29961

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29961
Hints and tips by Stephen L
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BD Rating – Difficulty ** – Enjoyment ****

Good morning everyone from the South Devon coast.
After last fortnight’s minor “tremor” when we had a different setter it appears normal service has been resumed with, I’m pretty sure, the return of Mr T who has given us a fun puzzle with one or two real smile inducing clues. Continue reading “DT 29961”