February 8, 2021 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 29593

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29593

Hints and tips by pommers

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Hola from the Vega Baja where everywhere is covered in a fine film of red dust blown over from the Sahara desert. Usually we get it with rain (dirty rain) but this time it blew over as a dust storm last Friday night.

Before I get to the crossword may I first of all offer my apologies if this blog turns out to be a bit sub-standard.  It’s now 0230CET and I’m sat in our kitchen watching Superbowl LV and trying to solve the crossword and write the hints between the plays.  Not easy believe me.

The crossword hasn’t put up much resistance so I’ve gone for ** difficulty but I’ve left the enjoyment at a neutral *** as I wasn’t really concentrating on the puzzle.
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