June 2, 2022 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2863

Toughie No 2863 by Beam

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

A typical Beam puzzle with some amusing clues – thanks to him. We have the usual succinctness and, appropriately for today, the Queen is present though we have no sweetheart or ‘first letters’ clue.… Continue reading

DT 30003

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30003
Hints and tips by Miffypops
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Beaver Rating – Difficulty ****Enjoyment ****

Good Morning on this sunny bank holiday Thursday. I made harder work than normal of this puzzle than I ought to have done. Who knows why? It’s all fairly doable from the definitions and wordplay. Continue reading “DT 30003”