Azed Competition No. 809  Azed Slip  |  ◀  805  |  814  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
809 Nov 1987DOLCE VITA normal24


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. DeanDoes cad love it? You can bet it!anag. & lit.; ‘bet your sweet life’
SecondJ. B. SweetingParty (Liberal) active but in disarray. Swing-of-a-lifetime is neededdo L + anag.
ThirdE. J. BurgeOval cited for redevelopment. Is it the end of the swingers?anag.
VHCR. H. AdeyIt’s lived at Como, happily, but without distinctionanag. less OM, & lit.
VHCMrs M. J. CansfieldBit of earth shifted back to show path with primrosesclod (rev.) + Evita; ref. musical; ‘primrose path’
VHCM. EarleLuxuriation – six soggy cold tea bagsVI in anag.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherStyle to live, c.-à-d.?anag. & lit.; live = enjoy life
VHCS. C. FordParty plus naughty live act – it’s enjoyed by the hedonistdo + anag.
VHCS. HolgateTo cad, evil is riotous self-indulgenceanag.
VHCF. P. N. LakeNot exactly cold life, roughly accommodated on boards!anag. + Evita, & lit.; ref. musical
VHCC. LovingOne forsaking Octavia led dissolute sort of life with Cleopatraanag. less a; ref. Antony and C.
VHCD. J. MackayIs it inhabiting old cave, wretchedly? Yes and noit in anag., & lit.
VHCD. F. ManleySocial advancement: means this can startcomp. anag. & lit.
VHCH. S. MasonCasanova’s skirts loved it madly!anag. incl. C, a, & lit.
VHCL. MayPossibly dope circles associated with a rich and influential womanclod (rev.) + Evita, & lit.; ref. Eva Peron
VHCR. F. NaishA great life for holders of lire as dollar meets active tradingdol. + anag.
VHCF. R. PalmerWhat’s laid out with ‘Vote Conservative’?anag. incl. C, & lit.
VHCR. J. PalmerEffortless affluence in TV oil ad shattered, City’s reverse interveningEC (rev.) in anag.; London postcode
VHCD. PendreyWhat Calvinist does reject, sins being involved?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCL. G. D. SandersThis life style could turn lad to viceanag.
VHCW. J. M. Scotland‘A-wine, a-women and a-song’, perhaps, exhaust Latin with active bentdo L + anag.
VHCA. D. ScottSee one in oddly located rose gardenv I in anag.
VHCF. B. StubbsRetrograde in initiative, clodhoppers appreciate feather-beddinghidden rev.
VHCW. WoodruffIt might pervert lad to viceanag. & lit.

HCs in competition 809 awarded to:

D. ArthurJ. G. DiamondP. W. W. LeachB. Roe
Mrs G. M. BarkerC. M. EdmundsJ. C. LeylandT. E. Sanders
M. BarleyA. R. EsauC. J. LoweD. P. Shenkin
P. F. BauchopH. FreemanM. A. Macdonald-CooperR. Skues
Mrs P. A. BaxF. D. GardinerH. J. McClarronW. K. M. Slimmings
R. V. M. BennR. R. GreenfieldJ. R. C. MichieJ. R. Stagles
C. BlackburnJ. F. GrimshawC. G. MillinW. Swift
J. D. D. BlaikieI. F. & L. M. HainesW. L. MironL. C. Tudor
Mrs A. BlanchardD. V. HarryDr R. G. MonkA. J. Wardrop
A. BrashE. L. HaywardC. J. MorseM. J. E. Wareham
B. W. BrookP. F. HendersonR. S. MorseMrs M. P. Webber
C. J. & M. P. ButlerA. W. HillD. S. NagleR. A. Wells
C. A. ClarkeE. M. HornbyS. L. PatonR. J. Whale
Mrs B. ColeMrs D. B. JenkinsonJ. PhillipsonJ. R. Widdowson
J. L. CostleyM. S. Taylor & N. C. JohnsMrs A. PriceM. G. Wilson
G. CraigC. L. JonesD. Price Jones 
Mrs J. M. CritchleyR. E. KimmonsJ. E. Reynolds 
L. J. DavenportC. W. LaxtonD. Riley