June 1, 2022 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2862

Toughie No 2862 by Shamus

Hints and tips by Crypticsue

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BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

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DT 30002

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30002

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

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

Kia ora from Aotearoa.

Last week’s gallivanting from one kiwi is now over so we are back to our usual team effort again.

Our New Zealand winter weather pattern is firmly in place and we’ve had several wet days recently, interspersed with clear crisp frosty ones.… Continue reading

Sunday Toughie 17

Sunday Toughie No 17 by proXimal

Review by Sloop John Bee

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This puzzle was published on the 22nd of May 2022

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7a    Protective covering around slate unit (8)
CARAPACE:    We start with one of crossword lands usuals, around as an approximation CA for Circa, add the slating you may receive across the knuckles perhaps RAP, and a playing card that represents a unit ACE.… Continue reading

ST 3161

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3161

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 22ndMay 2022

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

Greetings from Kolkata. Dada has given us a more challenging than his usual Sunday puzzles, though overall an enjoyable one. I now present to you a full review of the same for your perusal and would be delighted to have your precious feedback.
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