May 16, 2009 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 25930 – Hints

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 25930 – Hints

Selected Hints by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

Big Dave is taking a well-deserved weekend off, so I’ve been volunteered to provide selected hints for today’s and tomorrow’s prize puzzles.  As usual a full review of today’s puzzle by Peter Biddlecombe will appear next Thursday afternoon. I enjoyed doing this one, especially the cryptic clues.

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Weekend Away!

This weekend, I am going away for a couple of days.  Everything was planned until I had a power cut this morning.  On rebooting the machine, I found that the hard drive was corrupted and I had to reload Windows.  Two more power cuts and a lot of thumping of mouse and keyboard later I have managed to get back online, but with no time to do today’s hints.… Continue reading