Kath – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29411

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Hello everyone. Here we are again – another Thursday – still locked down/locked up/ or whatever you want to call it but, depending on your circumstances and where you live, slightly less so.… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29399

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Hello everyone. A Ray T Thursday. I found it pretty difficult but a couple of silly mistakes early on, the scarcity of anagrams and the very hot weather probably contributed to that feeling so I’ll wait to see what everyone else made of it – could be that I’ve got it totally wrong.… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29387

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Hello everyone. I hope you’re all OK and not getting too fed-up/grumpy/cooped-up (please delete as appropriate). Anyway, on to the crossword now – that is, after all, what we’re here for.… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29375

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Hello everyone. Here we go again, another Thursday and we’re now in the middle of week ten of lockdown, in case you’ve all lost count – at least we’ve got a Ray T crossword to cheer us up.… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29363

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Hello everyone. Well, here we all are now half-way through our eighth week of lockdown – I don’t know how the rest of you are doing but I’m beginning to feel more than a bit on the loopy side.… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29351

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Hello everyone. I think this was probably the most straightforward Ray T crossword that I’ve ever done – I was all hyped up for it to be a really tricky one like a couple of weeks ago and then it wasn’t!… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29339

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Hello everyone. Here we are coming towards the end of the fourth week of being stuck inside. I hope you’re all well and safe,  managing to keep occupied and at least still enjoying the crosswords.… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29327

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Hello everyone. I hope you’re all safe and well at this very difficult and scary time. Here is a Ray T crossword – some of his trademark clues are missing but I’m still sure that it’s one of his.… Continue reading

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Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29309

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Hello everyone – I don’t have the faintest idea who set the crossword today but it definitely wasn’t Ray T. I really enjoyed it and found it difficult in places.… Continue reading

DT 29291

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29291

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Hello everyone. A Ray T crossword but not one of his more difficult ones. A few of his trademark clues are missing but there are enough of them to convince me that he is the setter today.… Continue reading