Azed Competition No. 2578  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2573  |  2582  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2578 Nov 2021VARIORU(M) Letters Latent19


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. C. TeutonCoronavirus shot with no cons, a version that contains all known variantsanag. less cons
SecondDr S. J. Shaw‘Au revoir’, Europe initially expressed, then ordered a succession of changesanag. less E
ThirdT. West-TaylorWith spread of coronavirus, split Conservatives found wanting – as noted by commentatorsanag. less Cons
VHCD. & N. AsplandLeaders of very authoritative ringing institution officially reject unconventional sequence of changesfirst letters
VHCM. Barley The video ref, alas, has diminished football for many, garnering a range of criticismVAR + io + RU
VHCA. BrashA succession of changes – that’s what our air needs, very first thingv + anag.; ref. climate change
VHCDr J. BurscoughShifting constitution, coronavirus mutates in succession of changesanag. less cons.
VHCC. A. ClarkeTriumphant cheer in game following review of referee’s decision having several interpretationsio in VAR + RU
VHCW. DreverSeries of changes produced by video assistant referee leads to inconsistency of results unfortunatelyVAR + first letters
VHCP. FinanPart of Euro I rave about – it has notes from different sourceshidden rev.; ref. EU currency
VHCDr I. S. FletcherSequence of changes? A coronavirus after that can so spread outanag. less anag.
VHCM. HodgkinUnited going after match official booking Ferdinand, perhaps reflecting views of commentatorsRio in VAR u
VHCM. Lloyd-JonesA series of changes from United after match official takes Ferdinand’s nameRio in VAR u
VHCM. LunanVery advanced choir (no children) backing starts to ring up succession of changesv a + (ch)oir (rev.) + r, u
VHCD. F. ManleyAuthorised Version could be demystified with this one ed’s possibly brought out?anag. less anag., & lit.
VHCP. W. MarlowA succession of changes for a virus when mutating (following latest of strains disappearing)anag. less f, s
VHCD. J. R. OgilvieSuccession of changes leads to vicar admiring ringers’ ingenuity on remaining unified!first letters
VHCJ. R. Tozer‘Goal-line technology ruined our International’ – the commentators are all over itVAR + anag. incl. I
VHCA. J. WardropSeries of changes football official imposes, initially on 15-a-side gameVAR + i, o’ + RU

HCs in competition 2578 awarded to:

T. AndersonH. FreemanK. MilanMrs A. M. Walden
M. BarkerMs B. HallT. J. MooreyMs S. Wallace
T. C. BorlandR. J. HealdT. D. NichollR. J. Whale
C. J. BroughamJ. HoodS. RandallDr M. C. Whelan
M. ClarkeG. JohnstoneW. RansomeD. Whisstock
A. S. EverestA. MacDougallD. P. ShenkinK. & J. Wolff
J. FaircloughP. McKennaA. J. Varney