Azed Competition No. 1689  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1685  |  1694  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1689 Oct 2004SYNOD normal21


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstT. J. MooreySetting date for ending in government, our PM’s overturned ministerial conventiond for t in Tony’s (rev.); ref. T. Blair’s announcement
SecondR. J. HealdHeresy meets with motion of approval? Not here!(here)sy + nod, & lit.
ThirdDr J. BurscoughSee heresy given assent? Not here!(here)sy + nod, & lit.; see, 2 mngs.
VHCM. BarleyHere heresy’s rejected and God carries the vote(here)sy + no + D, & lit.
VHCJ. R. BeresfordSecond year wag played with Sony device at first assemblys y nod, anag. + d
VHCC. J. BroughamSartorially vacuous number had the cloth bunched togethers, y + no. + ’d
VHCB. BurtonCongress, its ending and conclusion in Whitby getting sign of assent?s + y + nod, & lit.; ref. S. of Whitby, 664
VHCC. A. ClarkeLearned men set up to comprehend the ultimate in theologyy in dons (rev.), & lit.
VHCM. CoatesSunday’s empty with no finishing of Azed, a convention religiously observedS, y + no d
VHCN. ConnaughtonThe yen to consume too much underpinning special diet?s Yn OD
VHCV. DixonOne section of this says ‘evil’; the other, ‘different’ – if anyone’s listening!‘sin’ + ‘odd’, & lit.; ref. church division on homosexuality
VHCW. DuffinWhere scholarly people get upset about either of the conclusions on gay clergy?y in dons (rev.), & lit.
VHCM. HodgkinDo nylons want left leg pulling up where the cloth gathers?do ny(l on)s (all rev.)
VHCG. JohnstoneThe party is not past it: rising up the faithful will rally to itdo nys (all rev.)
VHCJ. C. LeylandWould it grasp a nettle such as gay parsons a little delicately?comp. anag. incl. d, & lit.
VHCC. G. MillinWhere churchmen meet, evil’s not even spoken‘sin odd’
VHCR. J. PalmerIt sets out terms for laymen and clergy to discussanag. of last letters, & lit.
VHCW. RansomeAncient meeting of two worlds – in part uneasy, no doubthidden
VHCM. SandersonWherein those at the heart of gaydom wrestle with nos?anag. incl. yd, & lit; see ‘Shorter Oxford’ for gaydom
VHCC. WestonIn Church meeting, those at ends of pews may begin to dozes, y + nod
VHCJ. S. WitteWimbledon going north, accepting opener at York, meeting at WhitbyY in Dons (rev.); nickname of WFC, relocating to Milton Keynes; ref. S. of Whitby, 664

HCs in competition 1689 awarded to:

D. ArthurR. DeanP. W. MarlowD. P. Shenkin
M. BarkerN. C. DexterB. G. MidgleyN. G. Shippobotham
M. BathC. D. S. & E. A. FieldC. J. MorseP. L. Stone
P. F. BauchopA. G. FlemingR. MurdochD. H. Tompsett
E. A. BeaulahDr I. S. FletcherW. MurphyMrs J. E. Townsend
Mrs F. A. BlanchardR. GwiltT. D. NichollJ. R. Tozer
C. BoydR. J. HannamR. A. NortonA. P. Vick
Rev Canon C. M. BrounJ. HastieD. J. R. OgilvieM. Wainwright
E. J. BurgeC. & C. HintonD. ParfittD. J. Ward
D. A. CampbellA. HodgsonA. PlumbA. J. Wardrop
B. CheesmanMrs D. B. JenkinsonT. G. PowellR. J. Whale
A. ColstonJ. R. H. JonesJ. T. PriceDr M. C. Whelan
K. W. CrawfordMrs J. MackieD. R. RobinsonDr E. Young
E. CrossW. F. MainD. Roseveare 
M. CutterD. F. ManleyS. Sharples