Azed Competition No. 2382  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2378  |  2386  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2382 Feb 2018STRIPE def. HARLOT Wrong Number20


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstJ. C. LeylandArrangement of ‘Pirates’ is striking centrepiece for brass bandbrass; anag. less a
SecondR. J. HealdSid unleashes primitive energies with punk bandpunk; S(id) + tripe; ref. S. Vicious
ThirdT. RuddKidney bean and prosciutto stew losing out when remade with bacon?stew; anag. less anag.
VHCT. AndersonWhat defines strumpet fully prepared to wield the lash?strumpet; s, t + ripe
VHCD. & N. AsplandBroad line’s seen as excellent after Stuart dismisses four tail-endersbroad; St + ripe; ref. England fast bowler
VHCM. BarleyRotten starts off the punk rock era singing in bandpunk; anag. of initial letters; ref. Johnny R.
VHCDr P. ColesStrumpet, on vacation, ready with that lash!strumpet; s, t + ripe
VHCC. M. EdmundsTracks from Abbey Road, for instance, briefly arrived at perfectionroad; st + ripe
VHCH. FreemanSo tart is pie with even cuts and latticework feature?tart; alternate letters
VHCM. Lloyd-JonesGaga tries opening for punk bandpunk; anag. incl. p; ref. Lady G.
VHCB. LoveringReformed prostitute ignoring devious tout, an indication of good behaviourprostitute; anag. less anag.
VHCD. F. ManleyWretched trombones boom wrong note out, drowning smallest bit of brass bandbrass;1p in anag. less anag. incl. n
VHCP. W. MarlowEvidence, say, of top brass section with trumpeter’s opening perfectly developedbrass; s + t + ripe
VHCDr S. J. ShawModifying Ford with this, as sign of velocity, might suggest fast pro drives!pro; comp. anag. incl. v, & lit; ref. go-faster stripes (qv)
VHCI. SimpsonColourful band foremost in the industry epitomising Stiff Records and punk rockpunk; anag. of first letters
VHCR. C. TeutonSouped-up Esprit? It may suggest you can go faster on the road!road; anag.; ref. Lotus E., go-faster stripes
VHCP. TharbyTaste of stew with some offal makes one palestew; s + tripe; pale2
VHCJ. R. TozerVariety show that’s bawdy (drinks not included)bawdy; strip(teas)e
VHCJ. Vincent & Ms R. PorterStarters of soup and tart ready to eat in bartart; s, t, ripe
VHCA. J. WardropLeading lights of punk – Rotten, Scabies, Iggy, etc – try to re-form bandpunk; anag. of first letters; ref. Johnny R., Rat S., I. Pop

HCs in competition 2382 awarded to:

P. B. AlldredDr I. S. FletcherK. MilanC. M. Steele
Ms K. BoltonG. I. L. GraftonC. G. MillinP. L. Stone
T. C. BorlandM. HodgkinT. J. MooreyA. Vick
C. J. BroughamL. M. InmanT. D. NichollP. Voogt
D. CarterM. LunanJ. PearceMrs A. M. Walden
M. CoatesL. F. MarzillierA. PlumbT. West-Taylor
Ms L. DavisP. McKennaD. Price JonesR. J. Whale
V. DixonRev Prebendary M. R. MetcalfR. J. SharkeyK. & J. Wolff
W. DreverJ. R. C. MichieN. G. Shippobotham