May 19, 2022 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2855

Toughie No 2855 by Giovanni

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Thanks to Giovanni for today’s pangram containing a generous 32 clues. There’s a pleasing shortage of obscurities here – although the 4d answer was new to me the wordplay was clear.… Continue reading

DT 29991

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29991

Hints and tips by Miffypops

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Good morning from The Roseland Peninsula where Nurse Ninepence and I are enjoying a holiday with my recently bereaved sister Susan. We will be enjoying a late lunch at Nare Hotel on their Quarterdeck if the sun stays out Continue reading “DT 29991”