June 2023 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

DT 30335 (Full Review)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30335

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on 24th June 2023

BD Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

Another Saturday Prize Puzzle from Cephas, although without some of the characteristics we usually find in his grids Continue reading “DT 30335 (Full Review)”

Toughie 3087

Toughie No 3087 by Beam
Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

There are some very amusing clues here – many thanks to Beam for the entertainment.

Please leave a comment telling us how you fared and what you thought of the puzzle.… Continue reading

DT 30338

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30338

Hints and tips by 2Kiwis

BD Rating – Difficulty ** Enjoyment ****

Kia ora from Aotearoa.
Change of weather here. Awakened to a damp foggy morning but the sun did break through briefly later in the day. Ah well, it is Winter.
Several clues in this one used references we met in last week’s puzzle and it was fun to visit them again.… Continue reading

ST 3217 (full review)

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3217

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 18th June 2023

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. A straightforward Sunday puzzle of Dada that I enjoyed solving and thereafter writing a full review of his puzzle for your kind perusal and important feedback.Continue reading