1461 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

EV 1461 (Hints)

Enigmatic Variations 1461 (Hints)

Key Change by Brock

Hints and tips by The Numpties

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Brock is a familiar name to Listener solvers. His ‘Bunch of Fives’ erlier this year was a beautiful creation and he amused us with spoonerisms on a Spooner anniversary not long ago.… Continue reading

Toughie 1461

Toughie No 1461 by Petitjean

Hints and tips by crypticsue

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

It has been so cold in my north-facing office for the last two days, I was seriously contemplating getting out my woolly hat.   Today, however, I should have looked out the slightly mad hat required when solving/reviewing a Petitjean crossword, not to mention lugging in from home one of my copies of the BRB as the office dictionary does its best but isn’t quite up to ‘Toughie’ parsing requirements.… Continue reading