Sunday Hints – Page 2 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

ST 3089 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3089 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg where yesterday our temperature reached the giddy heights of zero degrees (that’s 32 degrees to my Southern neighbours).

Keep staying safe everyone. 

After last week’s ‘Sunday Toughie,’ this week I hope Dada is benevolently showing us how he intends to carry on at the start of this new decade with some oldies but goodies and one very recent repeat. … Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3088 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg for the last Dada on Sunday (he is on Toughie duty on Tuesday) of the year, where, based on the Canadian criteria, we had a White Christmas by virtue of the 25cms or so of snow that we had on Sunday/Monday and Tuesday/Wednesday and the minus too much temperatures that insured that there was no melting away.… Continue reading

ST 3087 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3087 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where after a very chilly start to the week on Monday we settled down to slightly above seasonal average temperatures for the rest of the week.

Keep staying safe everyone and a Happy Christmas or whatever you celebrate at this time of year. … Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3086 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where on Tuesday we had a record breaking high temperature for the day of plus 7 degrees, some 14 or 15 degrees higher than the normal for the second week of December.… Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3085 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where today is a sort of milestone for me.  This is my 201st Sunday blog which means I am over halfway, by half a blog if there is such a thing, towards catching up with BD’s total of 401 Sunday blogs. … Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3084 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where Mother Nature has been ringing the changes on the weather and we have had freezing rain and black ice.

Keep staying safe everyone. 

I don’t think I have used the Q-word for a while but I found that it definitely applies to today’s puzzle. … Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3083 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where we have had some more fluffy white precipitation and with falling temperatures we are getting close to what has fallen not disappearing until the thaw in the Spring.… Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3082 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where we are 4 days into 4-ish weeks of Covid Circuit Breaker, fortunately Liquor Stores (Off Licences) are still being classified as essential suppliers.

Keep staying safe everyone. … Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3081 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where, Monday to Wednesday, we had three glorious days of Tee-shirts, Shorts, and Flip-flops weather with high temperatures of 18 degrees, instead of a seasonal 2 degrees!

Keep staying safe everyone. … Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3080 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Senf

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A very good Sunday morning from Winnipeg, where, in the early hours of this morning, we turned our clocks back one hour and tomorrow morning, like most of the UK, we turn the clock back 7 months to go back into lockdown or Code Red as it is now being called!… Continue reading