Azed Competition No. 310  Azed Slip  |  ◀  306  |  314  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
310 Mar 1978STERNFAST normal28


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstMrs E. J. ShieldsWhat attaches fleet to hard?stern fast, & lit.
SecondL. MayIt’s unyielding, sailors pushing out noticesteadfast with RN for ad, & lit.
ThirdE. J. BurgeI offer ropy play at end of pier – with old star, unlikely to run?stern3 fast
VHCC. Allen BakerTackle RN sets aft, coiledanag. & lit.
VHCN. S. BarrettI’m attached to the land; commercial for the Navy makes me resolute!steadfast with RN for ad
VHCRev C. M. BrounWhat’s after Lent? I’m set free to push the boat out!stern fast
VHCA. J. BulmanPainter’s tight after getting society prize for three drawingsS tern2 + fast
VHCC. O. ButcherWhen sailing it’s let go aft and RN sets outanag.
VHCC. J. and M. P. ButlerBottom rash could stay tenderstern fast
VHCM. CoatesRash on rump may restrict movement in ridingstern + fast
VHCMrs M. P. CraineGuy, to stay lighter, needs rigorous dietstern fast
VHCH. DingwallStrict observance of Lent, perhaps, represents obstacle to pushing boat outstern fast
VHCA. DysonAs used when fleet is tied up by ropy sets aft?RN in anag., & lit.
VHCJ. J. GoulstoneRigorous abstinence stops you pushing the boat outstern fast
VHCH. HancockWhat’s tied up to posts near wharf? A prow. Oh! With this rope?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCD. V. HarryTackle RN sets aftanag. & lit.
VHCG. JohnstoneLine RN sets aftanag. & lit.; line = align
VHCJ. P. LesterIt’s austere, an occasion for abstinence – not a bow-tie affairstern fast; bow3
VHCD. F. ManleyAustere time like the present can stop one pushing the boat outstern fast
VHCJ. D. MooreFor a guy to keep ‘tub’ in check, strict diet is neededstern fast
VHCF. MossHard diet? As salt’s docked it restricts one on waterstern fast
VHCG. B. PatrickStrict abstinence? It certainly stops one ‘pushing the boat out’!stern fast
VHCT. E. SandersAfter lashing strict refusal of food will secure the end of a tubstern fast
VHCF. B. StubbsHolding under severe restraint in the dockstern + fast
VHCJ. C. P. TaylorWarp RN sets aftanag. & lit.
VHCD. H. TompsettRump-rash after lashingstern fast
VHCC. E. WilliamsStrict dieting? This will stop you pushing out the boat!stern fast
VHCM. WoolfTies up RN – sets aftanag. & lit.

HCs in competition 310 awarded to:

M. AdamsA. L. FreemanF. P. N. LakeRear Adm W. T. C. Ridley
P. BermanF. D. GardinerA. LawrieA. Rivlin
G. BlundenN. C. GoddardM. D. LawsB. H. Sammons
R. S. CaffynS. GoldieP. W. W. LeachW. J. M. Scotland
P. CargillJ. GraingeA. D. LeggeA. D. Scott
W. Carter WiggI. D. HallC. LovingT. A. J. Spencer
J. CartmelM. J. HickmanLieut Col D. MacfieF. W. R. Stocks
D. L. L. ClarkeC. N. HodgesD. P. M. MichaelR. C. Teuton
P. R. ClemowA. HodgsonC. J. and R. S. MorseK. Thomas
M. A. CooperE. M. HolroydR. A. MostynA. Turner
R. M. S. CorkE. M. HornbyD. A. NichollsW. A. Tweddle
H. A. C. DarwenJ. G. HullM. L. PerkinsA. J. Wardrop
C. J. FeetenbyR. H. F. IshamT. ProctorJ. W. Welford
Dr I. S. FletcherA. H. JonesR. W. PurnellRev C. D. Westbrook
J. D. FosterC. L. JonesH. L. RhodesT. Wightman