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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all our readers

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Big Dave and the team of bloggers would once again like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas 2020 and a Happy New Year in 2021.

A special thank you to all the crossword setters, especially to those who have taken the time to leave comments on the blog, and to Chris Lancaster and his team at Telegraph Puzzles.

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Toughie 2550

Toughie No 2550 by Moeraki

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It took me a few minutes to get into this puzzle, but once I had a few answers the rest fell quite quickly.  A promising start from this new setter – Moeraki is a small fishing town on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand, which suggests a Kiwi connection. Continue reading “Toughie 2550”

DT 29524

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29524

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

The Kiwis have to attend a family matter at short notice – I hope they will be back next week. Continue reading “DT 29524”