Azed Competition No. 2318  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2313  |  2322  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2318 Nov 2016TIMENOPENNY (TIMENOGUY) Penny for the Guy23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstN. ConnaughtonPrivates exposed if shielded by very small fig leafmen open in tiny
SecondB. JonesLovers, naked, inhibited by diminutive thingy!men open in tiny
ThirdV. DixonMale members exposed? They’re covered by diminutive fig leaf!men open in tiny
VHCD. K. ArnottHands-free is cracking little gadgetmen-open in tiny
VHCD. & N. AsplandA makeshift leader in Trump I’m expecting initially to have no power overseas in New YearT + I’m + e + no p en (Fr. etc) + n, y
VHCM. BarleyNo term of exactitude, it – sign of memory misfiring a bit?anag. incl. e, m + penny, & lit.
VHCR. C. BellWidget in can of beer? The change Australia rejectedmenop(Aus)e in tinny
VHCT. C. BorlandElement of rigging in money spent on polling battleanag. less s; poll = remove top of
VHCC. J. BroughamPartners with patent plugging minute gismomen open in tiny
VHCR. J. HealdBefore public, such as David should wear small fig leafmen open in tiny
VHCE. C. LanceCorrupt MEP, one engaged in tawdry artificeanag. in tinny
VHCM. A. Macdonald-CooperLine that’s not rounded and resonant introducing version of vacuous narrative poemanag. incl. n, e in tinny; line = rope
VHCD. F. ManleyTiddly around ships unrestricted? Sailors must get that tight!men open in tiny; tiddly = alcoholic drink
VHCS. J. O’BoyleDoodah band taking money? No, taking the pee!m in tie + no penny; ref. 1970’s Bonzo Dog Doodah Band
VHCDr T. G. PowellA fig leaf or well-placed pinny, one item wanting a bit of imaginationanag. less i
VHCDr S. J. ShawA salt may be resolved to stop many a neat line getting tangled with a ——comp. anag. & lit.
VHCN. G. ShippobothamRopey item spread between two points, with a touch of ‘Yo-heave-ho!’anag. + N open N + y, & lit.
VHCP. A. StephensonAn expedient Trump’s first. One with money given a swing to secure PennsylvaniaT + I + Penn. in anag.
VHCP. L. StoneThingamy? One recalled in empty name tossed aroundone (rev.) in anag. incl. n
VHCR. C. TeutonTrump’s dropping behind before nominee’s running with Pence on board ends in Republican victory – this deflects snarls of ‘rigging’T(rump) + p in anag. + n, y
VHCJ. R. TozerName conspicuous in vile enmity, I should stop snarlingn open in anag.
VHCMrs A. M. WaldenLocum collected pin money with bits of temporary night-time employmentanag. incl. t, n, e
VHCA. J. WardropWhat’s-his-name, obscure English MP, nonentity abandoning Tories’ leaderanag. incl. E, less T; ref. resignation of Stephen Phillips MP

HCs in competition 2318 awarded to:

T. AndersonMs U. CarterJ. C. LeylandM. L. Perkins
D. AppletonMrs L. DavisM. Lloyd-JonesMs L. Roberts
M. BarnesC. M. EdmundsB. LoveringG. C. Rosser
J. M. BrownJ. FaircloughP. W. MarlowP. Taylor
Dr J. BurscoughDr I. S. FletcherC. G. MillinA. Whittaker
P. CargillD. V. HarryT. J. MooreyG. H. Willett
D. CarterL. M. InmanJ. ParkeK. & J. Wolff