Azed Competition No. 1216  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1212  |  1220  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1216 Sep 1995CHAPERON normal24


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstC. J. MorseTo accompany small children, adult individual, leader of school outingch. + A per(s)on, & lit.
SecondH. J. BradburyPhone RAC: broken down Escort holding up traffic between Maidenhead and Bucksanag.
ThirdB. BurtonA trout, perhaps, if you’re after a catch? No, a perch, sadly!anag.
VHCM. BarleyEscort – see busy rep inside talking endlessly on mobile carphone?anag. in cha(t) on, anag.
VHCN. C. DexterHer pa worried, little Constance goes round with me?anag. in Con, & lit.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherSee her assigned to protecting one with flapper’s heart?a + p in C her on, & lit.
VHCS. GoldieA crocodile’s custodian – such a person shows no little suspicionsuch a person less sus
VHCG. I. L. GraftonMinder making crack about ‘’er indoors’’er in chap + on; ref. TV series
VHCR. R. GreenfieldSatellite shielding vacuous protégée?p, e in Charon, & lit.
VHCB. HaganOld hood Capone tangled with characters surrounding Hooveranag. incl. H, r; ref. J. Edgar H.
VHCA. HallFrom the beginnings of his racketeering, Capone played the vintage hoodanag. incl. h, r
VHCP. F. HendersonI may provide check acting on individual unacquainted with Societych a per(S)on, & lit.
VHCR. HeskethI watch over any person surrendering to swain very freelycomp. anag. & lit.
VHCE. M. HolroydCrone, possibly, restricting contingence once?hap in anag. & lit.; contingence = contact
VHCR. J. HooperFerry operator restricts use of bars etc? My charges on trip should be smallPE in Charon
VHCC. G. MillinFellow will get one in trouble without her, if he’s abandonedchap + (he)r in anag., & lit.
VHCM. OwenA person assigned to accompanying childch. + a per. on, & lit.
VHCF. R. PalmerHanky-panky in progress? See her butt in without a sign of hesitationh(er) in caper on, & lit.
VHCR. J. PalmerCompanion an individual has to inhibit the onset of sexCH + a per(s)on, &lit.
VHCMrs A. PriceA person accompanying child, suppressing first hint of sexch. + a per(s)on, &lit.
VHCH. L. RhodesCheck on a character wanting a bit of seductionch + a per(s)on, &lit.
VHCMiss D. W. TaylorGooseberry fool with peach or a dash of nutmeganag. incl. n; gooseberry = unwanted third person
VHCJ. R. TozerWanton man-poacher can do without mother in this capacityanag. less ma, & lit.
VHCMrs M. P. WebberGooseberry perhaps or peach stewed with a pinch of nutmeganag. incl. n; gooseberry = unwanted third person

HCs in competition 1216 awarded to:

D. AshcroftC. M. EdmundsF. P. N. LakeW. J. Scotland
F. D. H. AtkinsonR. A. EnglandJ. D. LockettD. J. Short
M. J. BalfourE. G. FletcherA. LoganB. L. Smith
R. C. BellH. FreemanMrs J. MackieD. A. Smith
J. R. BeresfordP. D. GaffeyD. F. ManleyR. Stocks
Mrs F. A. BlanchardN. C. GoddardP. W. MarlowP. L. Stone
Ms R. BoxE. GomersallG. McStravickR. C. Teuton
C. J. BroughamB. GreerT. J. MooreyD. H. Tompsett
Rev Canon C. M. BrounC. R. GumbrellA. Morgan-RichardsA. P. Vincent
Mrs M. J. CansfieldR. HaddockC. J. NapierMrs W. Ward
E. CrossJ. HastieA. J. L. NeillA. J. Wardrop
Ms M. CruickshankMrs B. E. HendersonT. D. NichollM. J. E. Wareham
G. CummingA. HodgsonK. O’KeeffeR. J. Whale
Ms H. DaltonC. HopkinsD. PendreySir David Willcocks
E. DawidR. JacksD. R. RobinsonD. Williamson
A. L. DennisW. JacksonG. Rowlands 
V. DixonG. JohnstoneH. R. Sanders 
J. DromeyR. E. KimmonsM. Sanderson