Azed Competition No. 1394  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1389  |  1398  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1394 Feb 1999BERGAMOT normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstDr J. BurscoughOrange order embargo, ending Loyalist displays?anag. + t; ref. marching bans
SecondT. JacobsOrange tense, following mobile embargoanag. + t; ref. O. phone company
ThirdD. AshcroftA ‘B’ Reg. Cavalier? Check oilanag. + MOT; Vauxhall C.
VHCM. BarleyWhat makes taste from tea bag more exotic?anag. incl. t, & lit.; ref. Earl Grey tea
VHCRev Canon C. M. BrounOrange Order to be marching again, having rejected jawanag. less chin
VHCG. C. BrownMega-BO – right time to spread around some scentanag. incl. r, t
VHCR. M. S. CorkBorage and mint might be in with this fine pear in a saladcomp. anag.
VHCD. J. Dare-PlumptonHill needs acceleration – check oilberg a MOT
VHCN. C. DexterIt makes taste of tea bag more exoticanag. incl. t, & lit.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherOutput of weaving to e.g. large centre of Lombardy?anag. incl. (Lo)mbar(dy), & lit.
VHCH. FreemanPear’s bar got me refreshedanag.; ref. soap
VHCD. GoddenGlacial lump: a word for mintberg a mot; ref. Fox’s Glacier Mints
VHCR. R. GreenfieldBit of marge can yield this oil if reconstitutedcomp. anag.
VHCC. R. GumbrellIt’s to NW Africa (passing hot) we may turn for citrus fruitto Mag(h)reb (rev.)
VHCP. W. MarlowWoven mat or e.g. source of balmanag. incl. b, & lit.
VHCK. McDermidTwo Arab countries: both heartlessly brought back hangingt(w)o Mag(h)reb (rev.)
VHCMrs E. M. PhairWith America in, it follows that BT’s about to make a mintAm in ergo in BT
VHCP. E. RadburnForeign oil, not crude: impose embargo on itanag. + ’t
VHCD. J. ShortE.g. mat, or fibre (the core constituent) suitably wovenanag. incl. b, & lit.; mat and tapestry
VHCP. L. StoneTake MGA to be re-sprayed orange – treating its outer coat proves essentialanag. incl. r
VHCM. TaylorOrange Order grab ‘heartless’ Trimble – Mowlam intervenesMo in anag.; ref. DUP leader, NI Secretary
VHCDr E. YoungAfter ice in the drink, is one saying ‘lemon’?berg a mot

HCs in competition 1394 awarded to:

W. G. ArnottMs N. DavisJ. F. KnottD. R. Robinson
M. J. BalfourE. DawidF. P. N. LakeA. Roth
M. BathV. DixonM. D. LawsW. J. M. Scotland
Mrs P. A. BaxA. J. DornJ. C. LeylandV. Seth
J. R. BeresfordW. DuffinC. LovingD. A. Simmons
C. BoydL. K. EdkinsC. J. LoweA. Streatfield
Mrs A. BoyesC. M. EdmundsW. F. MainD. H. Tompsett
C. J. BroughamP. J. EdwardsD. F. ManleyJ. R. Tozer
E. J. BurgeE. G. FletcherG. D. MeddingsL. Ward
B. BurtonM. FreemanC. G. MillinA. J. Wardrop
C. J. & M. P. ButlerD. A. GingerC. J. MorseA. J. Willis
D. A. CampbellR. HeskethJ. PearceR. Zara
E. CrossG. JohnstoneG. Perry