Azed Competition No. 675  Azed Slip  |  ◀  670  |  679  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
675 Apr 1985CONSTERNATE normal30


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstDr I. S. FletcherCannot steer when sick render lowanag.
SecondM. A. Macdonald-CooperWhat flag day will do to Aberdonian (embarrass Scot with a tenner)?anag.
ThirdP. J. HalseBeing beheaded concentrates wonderfully; but may —— you!anag. less c
VHCC. Allen BakerCat – one mewing and lashing tail gets put outstern in anag.
VHCW. G. ArnottPound Cantos: ‘Enter here, wreak hope’s abandonment’anag.; ref. Ezra P. and Dante
VHCR. L. BakerDreadfully scare one with TNT?anag. & lit.
VHCDr J. BurscoughSo upset one can’t rest?anag. & lit.
VHCP. CargillSteer cannot? Poor cow!anag.
VHCM. CoatesTake aback to the core and at once upsetstern in anag., & lit.; stern2 vb.
VHCMrs D. FosterTo dismay one, scare with T.N.T. explodinganag.
VHCO. H. FrazerThose speaking against the Trinity at start of Easter cause dismaycons tern at E
VHCN. C. GoddardOne can’t rest – blasted alarm!anag.
VHCJ. F. Grimshaw‘Appal’? Here you’ll see apple seller’s penning name new to English!n in coster + n at E
VHCR. J. HooperPrisoner’s on trial in connection with leaflets creating alarmcon’s ternate; trial2
VHCJ. P. LesterSwerving? Can steer: not to worryanag.
VHCR. K. LumsdonPut out, put on, put back, put awaycon stern ate; stern2 vb.
VHCRev W. P. ManahanTo disconcert those serving behind bars soak up neat rumcons + ret (rev.) + anag.
VHCD. McKieRest? One can’t possibly for dismayanag.
VHCC. G. MillinMake one jittery with TNT scare?anag. & lit.
VHCJ. D. MooreThe effect of people having a taste of porridge on such as fairy-tale bears? To ——cons ternate; ref. ‘Goldilocks’, 3 Bears; porridge = prison life
VHCA. C. MorrisonThere being no entr’actes in play will cause dismayanag.
VHCC. J. MorseFitful rest one can’t disturbanag.
VHCF. E. NewloveBadly upset, one can’t rest properlyanag.
VHCR. J. PalmerUpset – one can’t rest being soanag.
VHCA. J. RedstoneEntrances to works: and what pickets do to scabs thereanag.
VHCL. RogersAlarm fitted to entrancesanag.
VHCH. R. SandersAlarm – off course – cannot steer!anag.
VHCW. K. M. SlimmingsMess on street can make chaps fallanag.; see chapfallen
VHCM. H. E. WatsonNavratilova’s first heavy slices cover England’s No. 1 in dismayN stern in coat E; Martina N.
VHCW. F. N. WedgeSo upset, one can’t restanag. & lit.

HCs in competition 675 awarded to:

D. W. ArthurG. GarganC. J. LoweC. E. Rogers
M. BarleyA. K. GregoryD. F. ManleyL. G. D. Sanders
E. A. BeaulahT. K. HarrisonH. S. MasonT. E. Sanders
Mrs A. BlanchardD. V. HarryH. W. MassinghamA. D. Scott
Mrs A. R. BradfordP. F. HendersonL. MayB. D. Smith
Rev C. M. BrounJ. HicksT. J. MooreyJ. G. Stubbs
M. D. CookeDr I. G. HigginbothamD. S. NagleJ. B. Sweeting
M. EarleW. JacksonS. H. OlorenshawR. C. Teuton
C. J. FeetenbyMrs D. B. JenkinsonW. H. PegramM. Woolf
D. S. FielkerC. W. LaxtonMrs E. M. PhairDr E. Young
H. FreemanJ. H. C. LeachD. Price Jones 
F. D. GardinerJ. C. LeylandA. Rivlin