June 14, 2024 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 3288

Toughie No 3288 by Elgar

Hints and tips by Dutch

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

The incredibly clever device used here helps the solve a little, though I still found this a very tricky puzzle. Last one in was 29a.

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DT 30640

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30640

Hints and tips by Mr K

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BD Rating  -  Difficulty *** Enjoyment ***

Hello, everyone, and welcome to Friday. Thanks to Gazza for stepping in at very short notice last week. I’m still travelling, which unfortunately means there was no time to look for pictures.  Things should be back to normal next week. Continue reading "DT 30640"

DT 30635 (full review)

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 30635

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 8th June 2024

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Greetings from Kolkata. A good, pleasant Saturday puzzle from the setter that I enjoyed solving and thereafter writing a review of the same for your kind perusal and important feedback.… Continue reading