Azed Competition No. 2058  Azed Slip  |  < 2053  |  2062 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2058 Nov 2011ROBUST normal19


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. J. HooperTough as old boots from crate in cobblersbus in rot
SecondP. F. HendersonHardy book supplied in Kindle?b in roust
ThirdD. Price JonesHardy book? Kindle has one loaded inb in roust
VHCD. & N. Aspland‘Constitutionally healthy’ EU denied by euro knockers(EU)ro bust
VHCM. BarleyEU must avoid euro collapse and staunch decline surrounding business(EU)ro bust; bus in rot
VHCT. C. BorlandWith out of bounds on right, leader goes for long ironr OB + (l)ust
VHCDr J. BurscoughThis clue acceptable for ‘tuberculous’? Not normallycomp. anag. incl. U, & lit.
VHCE. CrossWanting a coffee break after beginning to regret a drop of oatmeal stoutrobust(a); r o bust
VHCP. EvansTuborg’s no good; drunk stoutanag. less g
VHCV. HendersonWhat reportedly wowed Twickenham crowd, bouncing?‘Roe bust’; ref. Erica R., streaker
VHCJ. P. LesterTubs or churns for stoutanag.
VHCD. F. ManleyHardy’s hero, he exiting with kiss shortly before end of conflict?(he)ro + bus(s) + t; ref. death of Nelson
VHCT. J. MooreyIn cast iron, knockers should be this(i)ro(n) + bust, & lit.
VHCC. J. MorseStrong currency left by EU in ruins(EU)ro + bust
VHCC. OgilvieVery well, take our money then, but not the girlrob us + t(hen)
VHCMrs L. J. RobertsStrong line taken on public transport in speech‘row bussed’
VHCD. P. ShenkinThe EU ——? The Eu—— ——, more like!EU robust/Euro bust
VHCMs S. WallaceBlooming tipsy on a —— Merlot wine I could display raw emotion until sobercomp. anag.
VHCDr E. YoungStrong round after run features in cupsr O + bust

HCs awarded in competition 2058 to:

D. AppletonJ. GlassonburyP. W. MarlowR. C. Teuton
D. K. ArnottG. I. L. GraftonP. McCarthyK. Thomas
P. J. BallB. HallisseyJ. R. C. MichieD. H. Tompsett
M. BarkerD. V. HarryC. G. MillinL. Toole
J. G. BoothR. J. HealdR. MurdochJ. R. Tozer
Rev Canon C. M. BrounR. HeskethR. A. NortonA. J. Varney
J. M. BrounC. & C. HintonD. J. R. OgilvieM. Wainwright
D. A. CampbellM. HodgkinM. F. O’BrienL. Ward
J. & B. ChennellsMs M. JanssenR. PerryA. J. Wardrop
C. A. ClarkeG. JohnstoneA. PlumbJ. Waterton
N. ConnaughtonM. JoslinJ. Vincent & Ms R. PorterR. J. Whale
N. C. DexterE. W. KellyW. RansomeK. J. Williams
V. DixonT. KingB. RoeD. C. Williamson
C. M. EdmundsDr A. KitchingA. J. ShieldsA. J. Young
M. FerrierM. LunanC. M. SteeleR. Zara
A. G. FlemingM. A. Macdonald-CooperP. L. Stone 
D. D. FreundK. ManleyP. Taylor