Azed Competition No. 2000  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1997  |  2006  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2000 Sep 2010TWO THOUSAND normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstC. J. MorseOut now, Azed’s latest – hats off!anag. incl. d, & lit.
SecondD. F. ManleyWadham reunion’s toast? Name a sir with —— crackerscomp. anag. & lit.; ref. AZ 2,000 lunch at W. College, Oxford
ThirdDr S. J. ShawYes, setter with this number (Z) could make Azed-ers shout ‘Twenty tons!’comp. anag. incl. n, & lit.; Z = 2,000
VHCM. BarleyCruciverbalist’s latest number (what O.U. do’s organised around)t + n in anag., & lit.; ref. Oxford University
VHCC. A. ClarkeWho stands out with no end of sexiness? That’s fantastic MManag. less s; ref. Marilyn Monroe
VHCT. CrowtherI am missing out on it: Wadham’s planned a significant number for lunchanag. less I am; ref. lunch at W. College
VHCN. C. DexterWork out what’s Azed’s latest no.anag. incl. d, & lit.
VHCW. DreverNo. —— ‘not out’, Azed ultimately has now compiled?comp. anag. incl. d, & lit.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherNumber of a classic, Azed’s latest, now out – hats off to thatanag. incl. d, & lit.; ref. 2,000 Guineas
VHCH. Freeman2% of lac stains don’t wash outanag.; lac = 100,000; stain = sully, mar
VHCD. V. Harry——th saw Don out working, running that do with nousanag., anag. incl. w, & lit; ref. AZ lunch, D. Manley
VHCR. J. HealdTo date, Crowther’s astounding puzzling equals —— – a setting record?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCR. HeskethWho batted with standout score a hundred times? Originally saw Hutton do this tooanag., anag.; 20 x 100; ref. Len H.
VHCJ. R. H. JonesOut now, hats off to Azed’s latestanag. + d, & lit.
VHCJ. C. LeylandWho sang to us? Those opening the do, merrily belting out G & S number (special one)anag. incl. t d less G S; ref. musical tribute at AZ 2,000 lunch
VHCB. MacReamoinnManley and Morse put their heads together for Azed milestone: find out what Don’s organised herei.e. MM, anag.
VHCP. W. MarlowCook was not out around close of fourth day getting a hundred scoreh in anag. + d; 20 x 100; ref. Alastair C.
VHCJ. R. C. MichieHot donut was disastrous for Azed’s stupendous figureanag.
VHCT. J. MooreyDozens at our do and then what fine torture for the Azed number ——comp. anag. incl. f, n, & lit.
VHCDr T. G. PowellWhat’d conspire to haunt T. Woods? A ‘100’ score … carded this weekanag.; 100 x 20; ref. golfer
VHCW. RansomeSpecial number puzzle wasn’t too hard: usually difficult to begin withanag. incl. H u d
VHCI. SimpsonNewly out, what’s Azed’s latest no.?anag. incl. d, & lit.
VHCA. J. WardropIn sum, Azed’s puzzles do stand out – and how!anag.

HCs in competition 2000 awarded to:

T. AndersonE. DawidJ. P. LesterD. P. Shenkin
D. ArthurV. DixonP. LloydN. G. Shippobotham
D. & N. AsplandT. DonnellyM. A. Macdonald-CooperA. Smith
M. BarkerC. D. S. & E. A. FieldW. F. MainR. Stocks
R. E. BootR. GilbertK. ManleyA. W. Taylor
C. BoydM. GoodliffeG. McStravickP. Taylor
C. J. BroughamR. HaddockC. G. MillinJ. R. Tozer
C. J. & M. P. ButlerD. HarrisonC. OgilvieMs S. Wallace
D. A. CampbellDr W. L. HawleyM. OshinL. Ward
M. CoatesP. F. HendersonR. J. PalmerR. J. Whale
P. ColesJ. HoodR. Perry 
N. ConnaughtonG. JohnstoneP. Pridmore 
Mrs S. CurranE. C. LanceP. E. Radburn