Azed Competition No. 401  Azed Slip  |  < 397  |  404 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
401 Dec 1979GO-AHEAD normal27


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstN. C. GoddardDriving licence2 meanings
SecondE. M. HolroydOne may get less so from age and lose dashcomp. anag. & lit.
ThirdD. H. TompsettWhere the kokum’s found nut butter certainly isGoa head; b. = one who butts
VHCE. A. BeaulahLike the West Indies batting? 500 for 1 would immortalize it!D for a gives godhead
VHCMrs A. BoyesUp-and-coming Spanish artist with cape; no call for end to tauromachy thereGo(y)a head
VHCRev C. M. BrounProgressive theologian’s study is filled with articles about manhe in a, a in God
VHCA. J. CrowPop has a froth – it’s O.K.go a head; pop = go
VHCR. V. DeardenFull of beans – one bean after anotherGoa (bean) + head
VHCB. GreerA chap without drive is the opposite of thisa he in goad & lit.
VHCP. A. HayWest Indian captain? Strong on driveGoa head
VHCV. G. HendersonIn the nature of one who’s mighty high-powered, active rather than deada for d in godhead & lit.
VHCI. A. HerbertTurn on green lightgo ahead
VHCMrs N. JarmanLike Joe Lampton, with room for an affair at the topgo a6 head; ref Room at the Top
VHCN. KemmerTwo sorts of bean – likely to be full of themGoa (bean) + head
VHCR. E. KimmonsSuccess with any crumpet means the answer’s ‘yes’go a head
VHCA. LawrieConductor gives me violin part to be added to incomplete scoregoa(l) head
VHCC. W. LaxtonAfter status? Mayfair has itGo ahead; ref. squares on Monopoly board
VHCC. LovingThis time could ruin adagio themecomp. anag. & lit.
VHCD. F. ManleyBeing above all active rather than deada for d in godhead
VHCC. G. MillinWhat’s indicated by green man – one in commercialgo + he a in ad, & lit.
VHCC. J. MorseActive, explosive, bursting to move forwarda + HE. in goad & lit.
VHCF. R. PalmerA man without drive is the opposite of thisa he in goad & lit.
VHCR. J. PalmerSimple description of Bishop – a man advanced in divinitya he A in God; ref P. Simple’s the g. Bishop of Bevingdon
VHCC. W. RobinsFor clearance – in perfect condition – a cape!go a head
VHCF. B. StubbsThird in Divinity should be superseded by one with ambitiona for d in godhead
VHCG. WearingBrisk drive – in the van perhaps?go ahead
VHCDr R. L. WynneSmart try-on!go ahead

HCs awarded in competition 401 to:

E. AkenheadN. C. DexterM. D. LawsS. P. Perkins
C. Allen BakerH. F. DixonJ. H. C. LeachMrs E. M. Phair
T. AndersonR. P. DowlingA. D. LeggeD. R. Pitcher
W. AndersonP. S. ElliottJ. P. LesterD. R. Robinson
Dr K. W. AndrewsJ. C. FeltonC. J. LoweB. F. Russell
D. R. ArmitageA. S. G. FishM. A. Macdonald-CooperD. L. Sabey
M. J. BalfourDr I. S. FletcherD. J. MacKayT. E. Sanders
Miss G. BarkerR. P. C. FormanDr R. A. MainW. J. M. Sanders
M. BarnesJ. D. FosterRev W. P. ManahanA. D. Scott
Mrs F. BlanchardA. L. FreemanW. F. MartinJ. A. Sefton
Mrs A. R. BradfordF. D. GardinerH. S. MasonD. P. Shenkin
A. J. BulmanS. GoldieH. W. MassinghamJ. Solon
E. J. BurgeM. GoodyearL. MayT. A. J. Spencer
E. ChalkleyDr J. F. GrimshawD. McDonaldJ. G. Stubbs
J. H. ChinnerB. HancockW. A. McFarlandR. C. Teuton
C. A. ClarkeE. F. HancockJ. McGheeL. E. Thomas
E. A. ClarkeA. O. HarriesMrs P. F. McGoldrickDr P. W. Thompson
P. R. ClemowD. V. HarryW. L. MironE. Tingle
M. CoatesP. F. HendersonT. J. MooreyI. Torbe
A. G. CorriganMrs J. HeskethDr F. MorganM. A. Vernon
Mrs M. P. CraineJ. P. H. HirstD. S. NagleMrs G. Wilkinson
Miss M. CropperS. HolgateP. A. NicolsonD. B. Williams
A. E. CrowC. H. HudsonDr P. OwenMrs F. Woodward
P. W. DavenportC. L. JonesN. O’NeillK. J. Wright
R. DeanB. K. KellyJ. C. ParsonsDr E. Young
A. L. DennisF. P. N. LakeW. H. Pegram