Azed Competition No. 1502  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1500  |  1506  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1502 Mar 2001RAPPEL normal26


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstC. R. GumbrellWhat’s given by drum if end of truce is approved?app. for e in reel, & lit.
SecondN. C. DexterA tense drop from parapet possibly with lineanag., less a t + l, & lit.
ThirdR. J. WhaleSort of rock exercise with additional line?rap + PE + l, & lit.
VHCD. ArthurUse of snare drum perhaps, with no hint of truce on either side(t)rap pel(t), & lit.
VHCM. BarleyThe end for mountaineer false move in descent of rockfacer + appel
VHCE. A. BeaulahWith drumbeat sounding offensive I’m going off rock2 mngs.
VHCJ. R. BeresfordThe ‘Unfinished’ conductor returns for ‘Drumroll’Leppar(d) (rev.); ref. Raymond L., Schubert and Haydn symphonies
VHCC. J. Brougham‘Unfinished’ conductor’s rolling drumbeat.Leppar(d) (rev.); ref. Raymond L., Schubert symphony
VHCE. J. BurgeLet oneself down losing head in viva about degree coursePPE in (o)ral
VHCDr J. BurscoughWhereby Prince in ‘Rapunzel’ clears one impedanceP for un Z in Rapunzel, & lit.; ref. fairy tale
VHCC. A. ClarkeEminem’s music accompanied by endless rage is a pulsating invitation to violencerap + pel(t)
VHCE. CrossAlarming rattle, or tremulous rale, leads to pulmonary pneumoniaanag. incl. p, p
VHCE. DawidWhat’s tapping centres of traps spelt?(t)rap(s) (s)pel(t), & lit.; traps = drums
VHCV. DixonCall to fight crime exercises Left; hanging most wouldn’t considerrap PE l, 2 defs.
VHCR. R. GreenfieldClimb-down by agency in Middle East state is repudiatedpp in (Is)rael; pp = on behalf of
VHCR. HeskethPrince and Pearl Jam bound to go down as Masters of Rock?anag. of P, Pearl; famous rock performers
VHCT. M. HoggartLeap regulated with bits of rope and pulley?anag. incl. r, p, & lit.
VHCE. M. HolroydKing’s call with only one answer?R + appe(a)l, & lit.
VHCW. JacksonCrap PE lesson involves shinning up ropes? Quite the reversehidden
VHCW. F. MainPlan with rope in disarray? Possibly on this descentcomp. anag.
VHCD. F. ManleyPlay out rope when moving? That gets you to ——comp. anag. & lit.
VHCC. PearsonArmy call-up: most of shower on chargerap pel(t)
VHCG. PerryOn making comeback famous conductor lacks depth in ‘Drum Roll’Leppar(d) (rev.); ref. Raymond L.
VHCM. TaylorNearly smooth leaves around jazzy bower drop down rock faceGrappelli less gli(b); bow-er; ref. Stefan G., jazz violinist
VHCK. ThomasKite’s accompaniment – twisted tail of floral paperanag. incl. l; ref. Sergeant K. in Farquhar, ‘The Recruiting Officer’
VHCJ. R. TozerWhat Eminem’s music is: furious rant, endless belligerent beatrap + pel(t)

HCs in competition 1502 awarded to:

R. L. BakerJ. DromeyJ. C. LeylandG. C. Rosser
Mrs F. A. BlanchardD. DurranceR. K. LumsdonM. Sanderson
C. BoydC. M. EdmundsD. W. MackieW. J. M. Scotland
Rev Canon C. M. BrounA. S. EverestMrs J. MackieS. & J. Shaw
B. BurtonA. G. FlemingB. MacReamoinnD. J. Short
D. C. ClenshawH. FreemanP. W. MarlowR. G. Smith
S. CollinsM. FreemanG. T. McLeanMs S. Wallace
R. M. S. CorkP. D. GaffeyC. G. MillinL. Ward
F. H. CrippsD. GoddenT. J. MooreyA. J. Wardrop
M. CutterG. I. L. GraftonC. J. MorseP. H. Watkin
L. J. DavenportR. HaddockR. MurdochDr M. C. Whelan
R. V. DeardenDr G. HambletonR. J. PalmerG. H. Willett
Mrs P. DiamondD. HazeldineD. Price Jones 
A. J. DornF. P. N. LakeD. R. Robinson