|R. J. Whale
|Ro/me’s face is strangely not italic
|N. C. Dexter
|At mention of Pete beating best of the English? Menti/on ‘sorrows’!
|ref. P. Sampras, Tim Henman
|A. J. Dorn
|That’s another Wimbledon final with noti/ons confounded
|ref. Tim Henman
|We met a show/biz agent running Spanish night-clubs
|After dinner in old Rangoon, I gave a bur/p
|J. M. Brown
|Cricket coach gives bat s/pin practice
|C. J. & M. P. Butler
|To sla/ves culture is an imperial privilege
|P. A. Cash
|To improve pay, mini/on recently adopted the Social Chapter
|C. A. Clarke
|Give a gas/p when central heating is fixed promptly
|See Scottish bar/s lay on duty-free to serve malt whisky!
|With David, co-le/t des res, Ted, from Mike?
|ref. D. Coleman, Des Lynam, sports commentators
|R. J. Heald
|Old Scrooge stubbornly refused to give: ‘Post/pone Christmas!’
|Mrs B. E. Henderson
|Sprightly Anglican liturgy displeases me: I like dro/ny bit better
|Clippie exposes bus/t to grateful inspector
|H. M. Lloyd
|With a steady flow of ginse/ng from the bar, we got plenty of tonic
|D. F. Manley
|Azed says, ‘Solving wo/e I swear I don’t want!’
|ref. AZ tie
|T. J. Moorey
|Philosophically an eon is an e/on, by God!
|see eon in C.
|C. J. Morse
|Early railways had steam-e/ngine missions that would be banned today
|S. L. Paton
|Will the horse set Cossack company a ta/ngle?
|Bat/tle for heroin a hood always wins
|D. Price Jones
|Pope’s shocked at seeing ro/t in St Peter’s
|Giving bat/tle would honour Wayne
|ref. Bruce W., aka Batman
|Mrs J. E. Townsend
|See, this bigwig wa/ves proudly showing off to chief
|We seek an escaped crusader in the bat/tle the dark knight took
|Batman created by Bob Kane
HCs in competition 1415 awarded to: