Azed Competition No. 2187  Azed Slip  |  < 2183  |  2191 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2187 May 2014WEST normal23

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. J. HealdHow one usually leaves Bath to go round centre of Bristol?adv.; s in wet, & lit.
SecondM. OwenDandy out ——? Could be a towny dude’s time offcomp. anag. incl. t, & lit.; see dude
ThirdT. RuddWith sun’s last rays it could be freely strewn, saycomp. anag. incl. n, & lit.
VHCT. AndersonE.g. Adam and partner, dressed in finest underwear leaves(bra)west; ref. Adam W., film actor, & bridge
VHCM. BarleyThose heading this way evening sun will dazzleanag. of first letters, & lit.
VHCT. C. BorlandIt’s reddest when the sun goes down(Ra)west, & lit.
VHCC. J. BroughamWife is from Beaujolais: go there to be completely dissipatedw + est (Fr.)
VHCD. CarterWoe embraces Shakespearean tragedy’s leading characters creating theatrical endfirst letters; ref. W. End
VHCMs U. CarterBridge player wins the trick – not in heartsanag. less in H
VHCS. ClaughtonWelsh fly-half reversed directionW + tse(tse) (rev.)
VHCW. DreverLeading characters from this ‘End’ would star in playanag. of first letters, & lit.
VHCR. GilbertMethodist preacher recanting line on First Letter to Thessalonians – or one of the Timothys?Wes(ley) + T; ref. T. W., actor
VHCG. I. L. GraftonSurprisingly, Eton was missing on a circulated recommendation for young man’s destinationanag. less on a; ref. ‘Go w., young man’
VHCD. V. HarryWhere we’ll find the road out of Lowestoftwe St., hidden, & lit.
VHCR. HeskethLeft turn, not right – be lost after going here?w(r)est
VHCG. JohnstoneWhere has Eastern Standard Time? Not herew(here) + EST, & lit.
VHCC. J. MorseThe States and Europe world’s leaders? That’s overfirst letters (rev.) & lit.
VHCD. J. R. OgilvieThe only direction one can take from Lowestofthidden & lit.
VHCDr S. J. ShawCyclically, sun heads for this whenever evening’s beginnings, t, w, e cycling, & lit.
VHCP. L. StoneOne going for grand slam, maybe, won converting set pointw + anag.; ref. bridge, tennis
VHCMs S. WallacePoint primarily where evening sun travels – last traces of glow imbue clouds aloftfirst letters, last letters
VHCF. J. B. WheenWhere to go when you’re completely dissipated and held in low esteemhidden
VHCA. J. YoungIn terms of show attendance and Charles Cruft this is where you may see red setter regularlylast letters
 

HCs awarded in competition 2187 to:

D. AppletonS. CollinsJ. R. C. MichieMrs A. Terrill
D. K. ArnottE. DawidC. G. MillinR. C. Teuton
D. & N. AsplandV. DixonT. J. MooreyJ. R. Tozer
M. BarkerDr I. S. FletcherT. D. NichollMrs A. M. Walden
P. BartlamG. J. GostlingA. PlumbA. J. Wardrop
Rev Canon C. M. BrounD. HarrisD. Price JonesT. West-Taylor
D. A. CampbellE. LoobyD. ProtheroeR. J. Whale
R. M. CarsonM. A. Macdonald-CooperS. RandallA. Whittaker
P. D. ChamberlainD. F. ManleyW. RansomeK. J. Williams
C. A. ClarkeP. W. MarlowN. G. ShippobothamDr E. Young