Clues written by E. C. Lance in 2015-2016
Competitions from 2250 to 2305    All clues by E. C. Lance  |   2015-2016 Honours list
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No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2250MILESTONE (with missing O) (Missing Letter)VHCNo hint of dryness in supremely mellow drink – an occasion for tasting?toasting; mil(d)est one
2272SNOWMOBILEThirdOne’s bothered about BMW – oil needing to be changed for transport in arctic regionsanag. in anag.
2279CLEMENTINEVHCPowdered mineral (containing an element of lime) in earth makes a noted fertiliser for rosesl in cement + in e; ref. song v. 6: ‘Grow the roses … fertilized by C.’
2296IMPROPERLYVHCRopy prelim results from revising thus?anag. & lit.
2305AGREE def. PATCH (Wrong Number)VHCScrap in beer garden set back accordhidden rev.; scrap

HCs awarded in competitions:

2261 GANGSTERLAND
2274 SIMPATICO
2287 VALET
2291 AVESTA (Printer’s Devilry)