1535 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

EV 1535

Enigmatic Variations 1535

Painful Poems by Chalicea

Setter’s Blog

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EV 1535 (Hints)

Enigmatic Variations 1535 (Hints)

Painful Poems by Chalicea

Hints and tips by The Numpties

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Chalicea’s crosswords appear in the Magpie, IQ, Crossword Club, 1 Across, and Listener series as well as on the back page of the Telegraph, in the 3D Calendar, and Telegraph Toughies. Solvers often welcome her relatively gentle clues which stick fairly closely to Chambers definitions.… Continue reading

Toughie 1535

Toughie No 1535 by Firefly

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

I did this puzzle when it came online at midnight, after going out for a curry and many beers, and perhaps not too surprisingly I did stare at the grid for a long time before anything happened – a bit unnerving when you know you have to write a blog.… Continue reading