January 12, 2023 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2991

Toughie No 2991 by Beam
Hints and tips by Gazza

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

Last Thursday we had eleven anagrams in the Firefly Toughie, this week Beam has given us his usual ration of zero. Variety is the spice of life.
I thought that Beam was being rather gentle with us today with only the wader being a new word for me.
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DT 30195

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30195

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty **** Enjoyment ***

Hello, everyone, and welcome to Thursday. I found this puzzle rather tricky and I had to consult a few references to get everything in and parsed.  Lots of fun though, with many smiles along the way.  Continue reading "DT 30195"