Azed Competition No. 2116  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2113  |  2118  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2116 Xmas 2012YULETIDE (with jumble of COMEDO) Christmas Devilry20


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstD. & N. AsplandPro Come Dancing star who is released from reality show duties around Christmasanag. less anag.
SecondD. F. ManleyWhen we deck the home do call – I’d exult with ye, naughtily stealing kiss!anag. less x
ThirdT. J. MooreyChristmas puzzle I do comes clued yet bits of some corkers must be eschewedanag. less s, c
VHCM. BarleyThe seasoned Como you’d get round tree with uplifting old words to singule + dit (rev.) in ye
VHCG. BorooahInclude dilute rum iced, moon the old-fashioned for a very merry time indeedanag. in ye
VHCA. G. ChamberlainDecode co-member’s feast: after last of austerity you will see diet abandonedlast letters + anag.
VHCV. DixonNow, as end of year’s calmed, cooling, you should imbibe rum (or bubbly) dilute!anag. in ye
VHCJ. GuiverA bit of extra housework taken up to get university room decent for Christmas termu let in e DIY (rev.)
VHCD. V. HarryWhen Kings come to stable and bed (moo-cow in front of little deity) and turn, travelling Eastanag. incl. l, U + E
VHCR. J. HealdAcceptable room, decent, procured by Judaean couple finally in time for NativityU let in Yid e; with apologies for use of offensive term
VHCC. G. MillinWhen we decorate our home do call with gifts, you love removing contents elaborately tiedy(o)u l(ov)e + anag.
VHCC. J. MorseDietal uey – could good come of a ——?comp. anag. & lit.; goof vtr; see Webster for dietal
VHCG. J. H. RobertsWithout three kingdom CEOs, rider truly heads east for nowanag. less r × 3 + E
VHCB. RoeChristmas puzzle doomed, cue telly I left offanag. less l
VHCP. L. Stone‘Pro Come Dancing’ – elite duo round off last of ‘Strictly’ before Christmasy + anag. less o
VHCR. C. TeutonCan turkey become OD? Ideal spread for this break!comp. anag. & lit.
VHCJ. R. TozerYou hear you’re going to flood, then ice dooms the festive season‘you’ll’ + tide
VHCMrs A. M. WaldenFestive occasion that has the old imbibing dilute rum. (To come due again in 2018)anag. in ye; Tue = Tuesday
VHCA. J. WardropFeast for which tailless neat needs some doctoring in a stone sheltertid(y) in yu lee
VHCG. H. WillettDoomed crop leads to guilty deed whose devilry then makes time for Azed specialanag. less initials

HCs in competition 2116 awarded to:

T. AndersonR. FentemW. F. MainI. Simpson
D. K. ArnottDr I. S. FletcherK. ManleyP. A. Stephenson
J. BainesD. FreundP. W. MarlowP. Taylor
J. BigginR. GilbertJ. McGheeS. J. J. Tiffin
T. C. BorlandG. I. L. GraftonP. McKennaD. H. Tompsett
D. A. CampbellJ. GrimesRev Prebendary M. R. MetcalfJ. Vincent & Ms R. Porter
P. CargillR. B. HarlingJ. R. C. MichieN. Warne
I. CarrR. HeskethD. R. MillerDr M. C. Whelan
N. ConnaughtonG. JohnstoneR. A. NortonMs S. Wise
N. CraggsE. C. LanceM. L. PerkinsA. J. Young
P. T. CrowD. T. R. LawsonW. RansomeDr E. Young
H. DarwenP. R. LloydC. P. RobinsonR. Zara
M. DaviesC. LovingDr S. J. Shaw