Azed Competition No. 1056  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1052  |  1061  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1056 Aug 1992ENTRAIN def. ASTHORE Wrong Number22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstF. R. PalmerWhat troubles are not lessened by love in life?love; anag. less O + in
SecondT. J. MooreyPop on the tube comes from blasted trannie pop; anag.
ThirdC. J. MorseFrench life styles are not ‘in’ without lovelove; anag. less 0 + in
VHCJ. R. BeresfordA long time without love? Prepare for performance with this!love; e(0)n + train
VHCH. J. BradburyGo in the Louvre, which somehow gives new heart to paintersheart; anag. incl. n
VHCE. ChalkleyGaiety theatre drama where love is murdered on The Orient Express?love; N(o) in E train
VHCC. A. ClarkeSporting Etonian runs for love – that’s the spiritlove; r for 0 in anag.
VHCN. C. DexterOne’s to get aboard in King’s X possibly, bidding farewell first to sweetheartsweetheart; a in anag. of in R’s ten, less s, & lit.
VHCV. DixonEsprit-style dash, featuring fancy tranniefancy; dash, 2 meanings
VHCDr I. S. FletcherTo leave Victoria possibly in tears almost breaks one’s heartheart; anag. less s + n
VHCP. F. HendersonElevated tone drops when expressing love life in Parislove; en(o)t (rev.) + rain
VHCF. P. N. LakeLove poetry specialist and her associates go about their business uplifted in spiritlove; art in Nine (all rev.)
VHCA. LawrieGo too near in slips and it’s out for ducksducks; anag. less 00
VHCR. K. LumsdonAbandoned as draw after ten balls with weather fit for ducksducks; anag. + rain
VHCH. W. MassinghamBoard indicates no ducks in batting ratio, noneducks; anag. less 00
VHCR. S. MorseGo – as Joe Public might, using public transportjoe; 2 meanings
VHCR. F. NaishWhat God did in Noah’s day, without a glimmer of sunshine, to get company on boardsunshine; (s)ent rain
VHCR. PhillipsDoes this friskiness get dearest in on frolickingdearest; comp. anag.
VHCD. R. RobinsonThrilled to have no sun? Then weather for ducks must give you ‘go’ducks; (s)ent rain
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandSpirit? Tar, one without love, gets drunk at homelove; anag. less 0 + in
VHCD. L. TurnerStir up an inert love of lifelove; anag.
VHCD. WilliamsonItinerant at heart might set out soheart; anag. of middle letters & lit.

HCs in competition 1056 awarded to:

R. L. BakerR. R. GreenfieldD. F. ManleyW. K. M. Slimmings
M. BarleyC. R. GumbrellP. W. MarlowR. G. Smith
E. A. BeaulahR. S. HaddockDr E. J. MillerR. Stocks
C. J. BroughamV. G. HendersonC. G. MillinJ. B. Sweeting
E. J. BurgeA. W. HillMiss D. F. MilneR. C. Teuton
Dr J. BurscoughE. M. HolroydT. W. MortimerA. J. Wardrop
P. CargillR. J. HooperG. M. NeighbourMrs M. P. Webber
G. P. ConwayMrs D. B. JenkinsonD. PendreyI. J. Wilcock
R. DeanJ. F. JonesMrs A. PriceMrs H. D. Williams
M. EarleJ. C. LeylandH. L. Rhodes 
B. FrancoC. LovingM. Sanderson 
H. FreemanMrs J. MackieA. J. Shields