Clues written by R. J. Palmer in 2017-2018
Competitions from 2360 to 2408    All clues by R. J. Palmer  |   2017-2018 Honours list
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No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2364COMPOST HEAPVHCDon’s a regular turn at this competition – he’s top banana ultimately for cluingcomp. + anag.; ref. Monty D., D. Manley
2369FACETIAEVHCGetting a fee I act out lines worthy of Oscaranag.; ref. O. Wilde
2376SOW(PIASTRE)ENS (Christmas Pudding)VHCBoy-child’s sheltering was encapsulating religious symbol of Christmaspi in was + tree, all in son’s
2378PROPOSALVHCGoing after Prince Harry soap role cut short for thisP + anag. less e, & lit.; ref. Meghan M, former soap actress
2399CHARMEUSEVHCM & S haute couture fashions Oldfield’s original tutu with this perhapscomp. anag. incl. O, & lit.; ref. Bruce O.
2408LUNCHEONETTEVHCWhere one could be served one cutlet then head off?anag. less t, & lit.

HCs awarded in competitions:

2386 PENNY-A-LINER
2395 PURITANISM