March 23, 2022 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 29942

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29942

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

We particularly liked the geography in today’s puzzle. The clever wordplay in 8d, the mention of Kirkbati in 17d where we had a very memorable stay many years ago and then 15a. All made for a most enjoyable solve for us.… Continue reading

Sunday Toughie 7

Sunday Toughie No 7 by Robyn

Review by Sloop John Bee

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This puzzle was published on 13th March 2022

I think I parsed this but If you have another interpretation please let me know, as I am still learning here.
The Castle 15a and the Carvings 27a were on my podium, but hard not to put 8d on top of the (wood)pile.… Continue reading


Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3151

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 13th Mar 2022

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. Dada has given us a very gentle and straightforward puzzle this Sunday and I overall enjoyed solving it. I now present to you a full review of the same and would be delighted to have your valuable comment and feedback.
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