Clues written by Dr S. J. Shaw in 2015-2016
Competitions from 2250 to 2305    All clues by Dr S. J. Shaw  |   2015-2016 Honours list
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No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2250MILESTONE (with missing O) (Missing Letter)VHCObject numerically evaluated originally by Roman pen on start of trekpeon; miles + t + first letters; & lit.
2257BUST-UP / PIT-PAT (Right and Left)VHCDisturbance in chest excited heart of victim to keep it pathologically palpitatingbust up; hidden centrally
2261GANGSTERLANDVHCWhere Judy from Oz, for example, might harbour criminal gentsanag. in Garland, & lit.; see Judy
2265ESPRIT FORTVHCTerm for rationalist (French in origin) or embodied by rebellious priestt, F, or in anag., & lit.
2270*FENESTRAVHCConstructing rooms with a —— could allow Romans to see farcomp. anag. & lit.
2272SNOWMOBILEVHCManoeuvring with skis, this may give Eskimo bliss on first sign of winter!comp. anag. incl. w, & lit.
2274SIMPATICOVHCFrom roots in Grecian lingo this may translate to ‘of a common spirit’comp. anag. incl. n, o, & lit.
2287VALETVHCA male servant may be disposed to earn money as thiscomp. anag. incl. m, & lit.
2296IMPROPERLYSecondDoctor acting thus to get priority GMC panelcomp. anag. & lit.

HCs awarded in competitions:

2283 BARGAIN
2291 AVESTA (Printer’s Devilry)
2300 MISHMASH

* Competition excluded from annual honours