Clues written by M. Hodgkin in 2015-2016
Competitions from 2250 to 2305    All clues by M. Hodgkin  |   2015-2016 Honours list
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M. Hodgkin1013512
 
No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2261GANGSTERLANDFirstFlowery headgear worn by flamboyant gents could be called ‘the hood of hoods’anag. in garland; ref. hood2, 3
2270*FENESTRAThirdFree Santa after backside’s left jammed in ventanag. less a
2274SIMPATICOVHCIt’s a comp, for a change, I can enter – that’s niceI in anag.
2283BARGAINVHCBoris’s number one aim – ‘I’m going to take over after loss of poll on Europe’ – creates strife for CameronB + a(I’m) + r(E)gain
2296IMPROPERLYVHCUnseemly to suggest sticking in Europe after rejecting EU rule(EU)rope r in imply
2305AGREE def. PATCH (Wrong Number)ThirdEnjoy view in common area gardened regularlya + alternate letters; area

HCs awarded in competitions:

2250 MILESTONE (with missing O) (Missing Letter)
2265 ESPRIT FORT
2272 SNOWMOBILE
2279 CLEMENTINE
2300 MISHMASH

* Competition excluded from annual honours