2704 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2704

Toughie No 2704 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

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

17d was included as a reference to Elgar’s Telegraph Toughie number 181 – not that anyone would be expected to notice that. I was specifically asked not to mention this to Gazza, so let’s not tell him.Continue reading

ST 2704

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2704

A full review by crypticsue

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

My solving of this great Sunday puzzle was delayed by a couple of days but it was well worth the wait.  Lots of favourites but my top favourite has to be 24d.

Continue reading “ST 2704”

ST 2704 (Hints)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2704 (Hints)

Hints and tips by Big Dave

+ – + – + – + – + – + – + – +

This could be the time to have a go at our Monthly Prize puzzle.

As is usual for the weekend prize crosswords, I will select a few of the more difficult clues and provide hints for them.

Continue reading “ST 2704 (Hints)”