May 4, 2022 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2846

Toughie No 2846 by Stick Insect

Hints and tips by Crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Stick Insect provided an enjoyable, just right for mid-week, Toughie Continue reading “Toughie 2846”

DT 29978

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29978

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Our beautiful autumn weather continues and we have even had a couple of evenings when we lit the wood-fire. As much for the cheery glow as really needing the extra heat.
Our family have reminded us that it is International Star Wars Day so ‘May the Fourth be with you’.… Continue reading

ST 3157

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3157

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 24th Apr 2022

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

Greetings from Kolkata. The month of Ramadan is now over. I fasted for the whole month as usual. For some fasters, it was a tough time last week here in West Bengal as the temperature soared to above 111°F. We celebrated Eid al-Fitr yesterday, a day later than the two kingdoms (Saudi Arabia and United), as that depended on the sighting of the moon. However, I am still unaware of the name of the place on earth where the new moon could ever be sighted first than the rest of the world! Anyway, to all Eid Mubarak. Dada has given us a challenging yet an enjoyable puzzle and I have the pleasure of presenting to you once again a full review of the same and would be delighted to have your precious feedback for my encouragement and improvement. Continue reading “ST 3157”